How to Tether With T-Mobile
Internet tethering enables a user to connect a mobile phone to a computer to act as a modem, allowing the user access to the Internet using a cellular data connection. Wireless carriers such as T-mobile offer this service as an additional feature on most smartphones that come with a 3G or similar service. Tethering is utilized through a computer's USB port or via a Bluetooth connection from the computer to the phone. Depending on the phone, tethering set-up will vary.
Things You'll Need
- 3G/HSPA+ enabled phone
- Unlimited Web feature
- Tethering and Wi-FI sharing feature
Connect the phone to the computer. Use the provided USB cable to connect the devices.
Press the "Menu" key on the phone.
Press "Settings" on the next screen.
Press the "Wireless and Networks" option.
Select the "Tethering and Portable Hot spot" option.
Press the "USB tethering" option to share the data connection from your phone to computer.