Tethering: LG Optimus L9

Learn how to share your mobile data connection over a USB cable using the LG Optimus L9.

 

 

 

 

Connection icons for tethering

When your device is sharing the mobile internet connection, refer to the following:

 

LG Optimus L9 tether iconTethering via USB is turned on

 

 

Drivers for computers

 

To download and install device drivers for computers, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. Tap More.
  4. Tap USB tethering & Mobile HotSpot.
  5. Tap USB tethering to select the Check box.
  6. When the 'First time use' window appears, tap OK.
  7. Tap Download Windows [xx] driver.
  8. Tap either Chrome or Browser and then tap Just once.
  9. Follow any additional prompts.

 

 

Tethering via USB

 

To connect the device internet to a computer via USB cable, follow these steps:

 

  1. Connect your phone to your computer using the USB cable.
  2. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  3. Tap System settings.
  4. Tap More.
  5. Tap USB tethering & Mobile HotSpot.
  6. Tap USB tethering to select the Check box.
  7. If the pop-up window appears, tap OK to learn more about USB tethering. Otherwise, tap Cancel.