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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 you need to set up your mobile phone for internet before you can use this function.

Step 1 of 15

Install HTC Sync

Go to www.htc.com on your computer.

Find the download section on the website to download HTC Sync.

Download and install HTC Sync on your computer.

Step 2 of 15

Select setting for USB connection

Tap the menu icon.

Step 3 of 15

Select setting for USB connection

Tap Settings.

Step 4 of 15

Select setting for USB connection

Tap Connect to PC.

Step 5 of 15

Select setting for USB connection

Tap Default connection type.

Step 6 of 15

Select setting for USB connection

Tap USB tethering.

Step 7 of 15

Select setting for USB connection

Tap Done.

Step 8 of 15

Select setting for USB connection

Tap the Return key.

Step 9 of 15

Use tethering

Tap More.

Step 10 of 15

Use tethering

Tap Portable hotspot & tethering.

Step 11 of 15

Use tethering

Tap USB tethering setting.

Step 12 of 15

Use tethering

Tap Windows or Mac OS X depending on the operating system on your computer.

Step 13 of 15

Use tethering

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

Step 14 of 15

Use tethering

Tap USB tethering to turn on tethering.

Step 15 of 15

Use tethering

When the field next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

An internet connection from the computer via your mobile phone is established.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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