Tethering: T-Mobile G2x

Learn how to share your mobile data connection over a USB cable using the T-Mobile G2x.

 

 

 

 

Connection icons for tethering

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

 

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

 

USBTetheringactive.gifTethering via USB is turned on
Tetherin&Sharing.gifBoth USB Tethering and Wi-Fi Sharing are active

 

 

Drivers for computers

 

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

 

  1. Under Downloads, click on USB Cable Driver.
  2. Follow the prompts to download the drivers.

 

 

Tethering via USB

 

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

 

  1. Connect a USB cord to the phone, then to a computer.
  2. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Wireless & networks.
  5. Scroll to and tap Tethering & portable hotspot.
  6. Tap USB tethering.