Tethering: T-Mobile myTouch 3G

Learn how to share your mobile data connection over a USB cable using the T-Mobile myTouch 3G.





Connection icons for tethering

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


myTouch 3G-1.jpgTethering via USB is turned on



Drivers for computers


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Tethering via USB


To share your mobile data connection with a computer over a USB cable, follow these steps:


Note: T-Mobile only supports tethering for the original myTouch 3G without a 3.5 mm headphone jack.


  1. If you have not installed the USB driver, then download and install it.
  2. Connect your device to a computer using a USB cable.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Wireless & network.
  6. Tap Tethering.
  7. Tap USB tethering.
  8. Your device starts sharing its mobile network data connection with your computer or other device via the USB connection.