Tethering: Samsung Galaxy Tab S

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

 

 

 

Computer drivers

If additional software or USB drivers are required, go to www.samsung.com/us/support/downloads.

 

USB tethering

Set up USB tethering

  1. From the Home screen, tap Menu > Settings > Connections tab > Tethering and Mobile HotSpot.
  2. Plug in the USB cable between your computer and your device.
  3. Tap the USB tethering option.
    A green check mark shows and activates it. A Tethering or HotSpot active notification briefly appears on the screen.
  4. If prompted, read the on-screen notification regarding data use and tap OK.
  5. Look for USB Tethering Active icon in the Status bar area of the screen.
  6. Read the on-screen notification regarding data use and tap OK.

Disconnect USB tethering

  1. From the Home screen, tap Menu > Settings > Connections tab > Tethering and Mobile HotSpot.
  2. Tap USB tethering from the Tethering menu to remove the check mark and deactivate the feature.
  3. Remove the USB cable from the device.