How to share my Apple iPhone 5S Internet connection with a computer
- Tethering lets you share the Internet connection from your Apple iPhone 5S with a computer. Please note that you'll be using data from your mobile network and charges may apply.
In this example, we've used a Windows® 7 computer.
- 1. Connect the Apple iPhone 5S to the computer using the USB cable.
- 2. Touch Settings.
- 3. Touch Mobile Data.
- 4. Touch Personal Hotspot.
- 5. Touch the slider to turn Personal Hotspot on.
- 6. If you see this screen, touch USB Only.
- 7. The Apple iPhone 5S is now tethered.
- 8. On the computer, wait for the device drivers to install then click Home network.
- 9. Wait while the computer automatically applies the settings and connects to the network.
- 10. Setup is complete. Click Close.
- Note: in step 8, we've selected Home network as an example.