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Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

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I can't use tethering on my tablet

This troubleshooting guide will take you through a number of possible causes
to help you find a solution to your problem.

Set up your tablet and computer for tethering.

Possible cause 1:

Your computer and tablet haven't been set up for tethering correctly


Set up your tablet and computer for tethering.

1. Connect tablet and computer
Connect the data cable to the tablet socket and to your computer's USB port.
2. Turn on tethering
Tap the time in the bottom right corner of the display.
Tap Settings.
Tap More settings.
Tap Tethering and portable hotspot.
Tap USB tethering until the function is turned on.
3. Establish connection
An internet connection from your computer via your tablet is automatically established.
When the connection is established, you can access the internet from your computer.

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