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Using tethering on my mobile phone

Want to use your mobile phone to establish an internet connection from a laptop or desktop? It's called tethering. It's easy, but remember you need to set up your mobile phone for internet before you can use this function.

Step 1 of 6

Connect mobile phone and computer

Before you connect your mobile phone and computer, you need to install iTunes on your computer.

Connect the data cable to the socket and to your computer's USB port.

Step 2 of 6

Find "Personal Hotspot"

Tap Settings.

Step 3 of 6

Find "Personal Hotspot"

Tap Personal Hotspot.

Step 4 of 6

Turn on tethering

Tap the indicator next to "Personal Hotspot" to turn on the function.

Step 5 of 6

Turn on tethering

Tap WiFi and USB Only. An internet connection from your computer via your mobile phone is automatically established.

Step 6 of 6

Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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