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My Samsung® Galaxy S® III by Steve Schwartz

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Tethering the Phone and a PC

Another way to provide Internet access to a computer is to connect the phone and computer with the phone’s USB cable (referred to as tethering). Unlike a mobile hotspot, tethering is restricted to only one computer at a time and is currently available only for Windows and Linux-based computers.

Bluetooth Tethering

In addition to USB tethering, Sprint supports wireless tethering using Bluetooth.

1. Windows users only: Visit the Support section of the Samsung site (http://www.samsung.com/us/support/), and download and install the USB driver for your carrier’s phone. You can find your model number by going to Settings, About Device, Model Number on your phone. Note that this is a one-time process.

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