Tethering: Samsung Galaxy Tab 3

Learn how to share your mobile data connection over a USB cable using the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3.

 

 

 

Computer drivers

  1. On your computer, open the webpage http://samsung.com/kies.
  2. Click  Download for Windows .
  3. Follow the prompts to download and install the drivers.

 

USB tethering

Download and install Samsung Kies 2.0

 

  1. Open a web browser on the computer you want to share files with.
  2. Navigate to www.samsung.com/us/kies/ .
  3. Click on one of the following options: <ol  start="1">
  4. Download Kies (WINDOWS®)
  5. Download Kies (MAC®)
  6. In the search box, enter the word Kies and then click the  Search icon.
  7. Click  Samsung Kies .
  8. Click  Save .
  9. Open the file you just downloaded.
  10. Follow the on-screen instructions to finish downloading and installing Kies on the computer.

More information  For more information about using Samsung Kies, click on the following link:http://www.samsung.com/us/support/SupportOwnersFAQPopup.do?faq_id=FAQ00029012&fm_seq=29180 

 

Install the tethering driver

  1. Download and install Samsung Kies 2.0 on the computer you want to share your data connection with.
  2. On the computer, open  Samsung Kies .
  3. Click  Tools .
  4. Click  Install driver .
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete installation.

 

Tether Your Tablet

To share your mobile data connection with a single computer by tethering, follow these steps:

  1. Connect your tablet to your computer using a USB cable.
  2. On your tablet, from any Home screen, tap the  Apps icon.
  3. Tap  Settings .
  4. Under the  Wireless and networks category, t ap  More settings then tap  Tethering and Mobile HotSpot .
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  5. Tap to select the  USB tethering check box.
  6. Your tablet is now sharing its mobile network data connection with your computer via the USB connection.