Connection icons for tethering and mobile hotspot
Drivers for computers
Mobile hotspot via Wi-Fi
Tethering via USB
When your device is sharing the mobile internet connection, refer to the following:
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To download and install drivers for a Windows computer, follow these steps:
Your phone can share its mobile data connection with a single computer via a Use a USB cable to share your phone’s mobile data connection with a single computer.
To use your phone’s Wi-Fi sharing capability, you must have a Tethering and Wi-Fi Sharing service plan. Tethering works with Windows® 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista®, and Mac OS X. For more information on tethering with operating systems, go to www.android.com/tether.
For Windows XP, you must install the tethering driver on your computer before you can tether. To install the driver, go to www.samsung.com/us/support/downloads.
When you use a USB cable to connect your phone to a computer, you can EITHER share your mobile data connection by tethering OR you can share files—you cannot do both. Do not turn on tethering if you want to use your computer to access your phone’s memory card in order to share files.
To set up or configure a mobile hotspot over Wi-Fi, follow these steps:
To turn on or turn off a mobile hotspot over Wi-Fi, follow these steps:
To share you mobile data connection with a computer over a USB cable, follow these steps:
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