Tethering: Samsung Vibrant

Learn how to share your mobile data connection over a USB cable using the Samsung Vibrant.

 

 

 

 

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:

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Drivers for computers

 

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

 

  1. Disconnect the device from the USB.
  2. Download USB Drivers.
    • Select orange download box.
  3. Install Drivers
    • Run Setup
  4. Connect the device.
  5. Run Windows Setup Wizard.
  6. Choose Allow Windows to install automatically.
    • This process may run 3 times


Note: Tethering works with Windows® 7, Windows XP,  Windows Vista®, and Mac OS. For more information on tethering with operating  systems, go to www.android.com/tether#usb

 

 

Tethering via USB

 

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

 

  1. Connect your device to a computer using a USB cable.
  2. Tap the Menu  key.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Wireless & network.
  5. Tap Tethering.
  6. Tap USB tethering.