Tethering: BlackBerry Curve 9315

Learn how to share your mobile data connection over a USB cable using the BlackBerry Curve 9315.

 

 

 

 

Connection icons for tethering

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

 

N/ATethering via USB is turned on

 

 

Drivers for computers

 

Drivers are automatically installed when you install BlackBerry Desktop Software.

 

 

Tethering via USB

 

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

 

Before you can use your BlackBerry smartphone as a modem, you must set up your Mobile Internet settings.

  1. Connect your smartphone to your computer.
  2. In the BlackBerry Desktop Software, click Tools > Mobile Internet settings.
  3. Select T-Mobile US from the Profile drop-down list.
  4. Click OK.

 

Connect to the Internet

  1. Connect your smartphone to your computer.
  2. In the BlackBerry Desktop Software, click Tools > Start Mobile Internet.
  3. Click Connect.

 

Your phone is now sharing its mobile network data connection with your computer via the USB connection. To end the connection, click your Internet connection status.