How do I share my phone's Internet connection with other devices?

You can share your phone's data connection through USB, Wi‍-Fi, or Bluetooth.
  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Do one of the following:
    • Tap Network & Internet > Hotspot & tethering .
    • Tap More > Hotspot & tethering .
  3. Choose whether to share via USB tethering, Wi‍-Fi hotspot, or Bluetooth tethering. If you are going to share your phone's data connection through USB tethering, you need to first connect your phone to the computer using the provided USB cable.
    • A mobile network connection is required. Contact your mobile operator for information on data charges. Extended use of your data connection, Wi‍-Fi, or Bluetooth may drain the battery faster.
    • Some features may not be available on all phones.

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