Connection icons for tethering and mobile hotspot
When your device is sharing the mobile internet connection, refer to the following:
|Tethering via USB is turned on|
Drivers for computers
Mobile hotspot via Wi-Fi
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.
- If you have not installed the USB driver, then download and install it.
- Connect your device to a computer using a USB cable.
- Tap the Menu key.
- Tap Settings.
- Tap Wireless & network.
- Tap Tethering.
- Tap USB tethering.
- Your device starts sharing its mobile network data connection with your computer or other device via the USB connection.