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I can't use tethering on my phone - BlackBerry Passport

Cause 1 of 1: Your computer and phone haven't been set up for tethering correctly

You need to set up your computer and phone correctly before you can use tethering.

Solution: Set up your phone and computer for tethering.

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Step 1 of 8

Install BlackBerry Link

Go to www.blackberry.com on your computer.
Find the download section on the web page to download BlackBerry Link.
Download and install BlackBerry Link.

Step 2 of 8

Select USB connection setting

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top edge of the display.
Press Settings.

Step 3 of 8

Select USB connection setting

Press Networks and Connections.

Step 4 of 8

Select USB connection setting

Press Internet Tethering.
If it's the first time you use tethering:
Follow the instructions on the display to establish a USB connection to the computer.

Step 5 of 8

Select USB connection setting

If you've used tethering before:
Press Connect using.

Step 6 of 8

Select USB connection setting

Press USB.

Step 7 of 8

Connect phone and computer

Connect the data cable to the socket and to your computer's USB port.

Step 8 of 8

Turn on tethering

Press the indicator next to "Internet Tethering" until the function is turned on.
An internet connection from your computer via your phone is established.

1 Install BlackBerry Link

Go to www.blackberry.com on your computer.
Find the download section on the web page to download BlackBerry Link.
Download and install BlackBerry Link.
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2 Select USB connection setting

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top edge of the display.
Press Settings.
Press Networks and Connections.
Press Internet Tethering.
If it's the first time you use tethering:
Follow the instructions on the display to establish a USB connection to the computer.
If you've used tethering before:
Press Connect using.
Press USB.

3 Connect phone and computer

Connect the data cable to the socket and to your computer's USB port.

4 Turn on tethering

Press the indicator next to "Internet Tethering" until the function is turned on.
An internet connection from your computer via your phone is established.