Share the internet connection

How to share the internet connection with other devices over USB, Bluetooth or WiFi. This is also known as 'tethering'.

Internet Sharing via USB

  1. From the home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap More.
  4. Tap Mobile network sharing.
  5. Tap USB network setting.
  6. Tap USB tethering.

USB tethering has been enabled. Simply connect the phone to a PC that has had the latest version of HTC Sync Manager installed (required for the drivers).

Internet sharing via Bluetooth

  1. From the home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap More.
  4. Tap Mobile network sharing.
  5. Tap Bluetooth tethering.
  6. Make a note of the phone's displayed name, then tap Next.
  7. Follow the on screen instructions, then tap Next.
  8. Tap Done.

Bluetooth tethering is now connected.

Internet Sharing via WiFi

  1. From the home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap More.
  4. Tap Mobile network sharing.
  5. Tap Portable Wi-Fi hotspot.
  6. If prompted, tap OK.
  7. Make a note of the Router name and password, then tap the On/Off switch to enable the hotspot.

The portable WiFi hotspot has been enabled. simply connect the other device to this hotspot to connect to the internet.

Last updated: 11/1/2019
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