Tethering: BlackBerry Z10

Learn how to share your mobile data connection over a USB cable using the BlackBerry Z10.

 

 

 

 

Connection icons for tethering

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

 

TetherIcon.jpgTethering via USB is turned on

 

 

Drivers for computers

 

No additional drivers are required for this device.

 

 

Tethering via USB

 

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

 

First-time access

  1. Connect your phone to your computer using a USB cable.
  2. From any Home screen, touch the Status bar and slide down.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Network Connections.
  5. Tap Internet Tethering.
  6. Review the information and tap Next.
  7. Tap Next, then tap Next again.
  8. Tap the Connect using field, and then tap USB.
  9. Tap Next.
  10. Tap the Internet Tethering switch to turn on. When your phone starts sharing its connection, your phone will display the Tethering icon in the Home screen Status bar.

 

After first-time access

  1. Connect your phone to your computer using a USB cable.
  2. From any Home screen, touch the Status bar and slide down.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Network Connections.
  5. Tap Internet Tethering.
  6. Tap the Internet Tethering switch to turn on. When your phone starts sharing its connection, your phone will display the Tethering icon in the Home screen Status bar.