How do I connect my Samsung Galaxy Tab™ 10.1 to my computer for Tethering (use as a Wireless Modem)?

USB Tethering

Installation of additional drivers may be required to tether your mobile device to your computer. If the drivers do not install automatically, go to the Samsung website and visit your device’s support page. Click Manuals & Downloads to download the drivers for your device.

Your mobile device can be used as a wireless modem. You can share your device’s internet connection with your computer.

  1. Open the Notification Panel by touching the clock, and touch Settings  > More > Tethering and portable hotspot.
  2. Connect your device to your computer using the USB cable that came with your device.
  3. Touch USB tethering to mark the checkbox and activate the feature. The check mark will be green when the feature is activated. The USB tethering icon  is displayed at the bottom of your screen.

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