Tethering: Samsung Galaxy S 6

Learn how to share your mobile data connection over a USB cable using the Samsung Galaxy S 6.

 

 

 

Computer drivers

  1. Open http://www.samsung.com/us/smart-switch/ on a computer.
  2. Select the compatible Smart Switch version.
  3. Follow prompts to download and install drivers.
  4. When prompted, connect phone to computer with USB cable.
  5. On the Smart Switch screen, click MORE.
  6. Click Preferences.
  7. Click Backup items.
  8. Select desired content types, then click OK.
  9. Click Backup.
  10. Click Confirm.

 

USB tethering

 

Android Lollipop

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap the Connections tab.
  4. Under 'NETWORK CONNECTIONS,' tap Tethering and Mobile HotSpot.
  5. Connect phone to computer with USB cable.
  6. Tap the USB tethering check box.

 

Android Marshmallow

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Tethering and Mobile HotSpot.
  4. Connect phone to computer with USB cable.
  5. Tap the USB tethering check box.