Sharing a data connection with another device via Bluetooth, a wireless technology for exchanging data over short distances.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
0answers
37 views

Can't bluetooth tether between sprint galaxy s6 and nexus 7

On my galaxy s6, I activate the Bluetooth server. I've confirmed that Bluetooth tethering works with my laptop. On My Nexus 7, the s6 shows up in the paired devices list. I click on settings, and ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

Problems using bluetooth tether on a cheap chinese tablet

I'll save you all from the backstory, because I am short on time. I have 4 iDeaUSA CT8 cheap chinese tablets running android 4.2.2 that I bought from fry's electronics for $99. It was a great deal, ...
0
votes
0answers
116 views

How to use computer internet on android phone using bluetooth?

I already how to use mobile internet on another android phone through Bluetooth but what I don't know is how can I use window PC net without USB tethering but by Bluetooth tethering. Whenever I try to ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

How I can reverse-tether my tablet using my phone’s mobile broadband with bluetooth DUN, without rooting?

I have a phone which run java for the J2ME platform not android ones. When I pair it with my laptop, I can use the phone to connect to connect internet using mobile broadband connection (I pick my ...
0
votes
0answers
236 views

How do I connect to internet from the android 4.1.1 using bluetooth tethering?

I turned on Bluetooth on both devices. Then I turned on "Bluetooth Tethering". Then I clicked on my jellybean android 4.1.2(which has internet) in Bluetooth devices from my jellybean android ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Why can my tablet not use my phone's internet over bluetooth?

I have an old Nokia 6300 (2008-era) phone and an Amazon Kindle Fire HD (2012 model) rooted with CyanogenMod on Android KitKat. The Kindle does everything I want it to do and I see no reason to carry ...
0
votes
0answers
77 views

Adding Bluetooth Tethering (Samsung)

I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 and I would really like to have Bluetooth Tethering working. However, Bluetooth Tethering is not available: I observed this with various phones and firmwares. When I used ...
0
votes
1answer
522 views

Enable Wi-Fi tethering via Bluetooth?

Bluetooth uses low power, and hence I keep it enabled indefinitely for whenever I want to tether with my laptop. Wi-Fi is much faster and thus I prefer it over Bluetooth, but I can't keep the access ...
1
vote
0answers
263 views

USB connection unreliable while tethering

Device: Galaxy Nexus Android: CyangenMod 11.0 (Android 4.4.4) The IT department of my company doesn't support access of Mac devices to its network, but it does for Android devices. So I would like to ...
0
votes
0answers
620 views

Use phone as USB Bluetooth adapter

I know this question has been asked before, but I've never found a definitive answer. I have a Bluetooth keyboard that I would like to use with my computer. My PC is fairly old, which means it doesn't ...
1
vote
0answers
147 views

avoid Bluetooth DUN authorisation with paired devices

I have two Android phones - one has 4.0.1 ICS and other has 4.1 jelly bean. I have enabled Bluetooth tethering on ICS . I have also paired both the devices via Bluetooth. Now what I want is that when ...
0
votes
1answer
782 views

How to Bluetooth tether Motorola Droid 3 (Android 2.3.4) to HTC One

I have figured out how to enable the HTC to share it's internet via bluetooth: Mobile Network Sharing -> Bluetooth Tethering [checked on] But I am unable to find a way to allow the Droid 3 to ...
0
votes
0answers
709 views

Sharing/tethering 3G connection between Android devices

Is it possible to share 3G connection between two Android devices, a smartphone with 3G and a tablet with only wi-fi, for me to access the web with the tablet anywhere? I have a Sony Xperia X8 with ...
0
votes
2answers
199 views

How to tether an Android phone to a PC via Bluetooth?

When wifi connecting to the internet via an Android mobile, how can I get access to this internet connection over Bluetooth from my computer?
1
vote
3answers
2k views

How to use internet from another basic mobile through bluetooth?

How to connect an android phone with the basic phone having unlimited data packs . How to use the data on their phone in android using bluetooth?
1
vote
1answer
3k views

Bluetooth Tethering on Galaxy S4

I have a galaxy s4 and a tethering data plan and I can tether via wifi (Settings| Connections tab| More Networks| Tethering and portable hotspot| Mobile hotspot). I don't see any options for bluetooth ...
1
vote
1answer
531 views

Android to Android Bluetooth Tether

My android does a pretty good job doing a bluetooth tether for my PC (in which PC shares my Android's internet), but I was wondering how to get another Android device to connect/tether to it (my first ...
2
votes
2answers
478 views

Tethering options for the laptop and the phone

I have a rooted Samsung Galaxy S3. I am about to go abroad and will need to connect my laptop to the Internet without having someone come and install a DSL or cable router (as the waiting time to ...
1
vote
0answers
641 views

Auto-accept incoming bluetooth tether request?

Everytime I tether my PC to use my phone's internet via bluetooth it (phone) asks for confirmation. Is there a way to auto-accept that confirmation or suppress it altogether? This app doesn't work ...
1
vote
0answers
258 views

How can I use Tasker to reconnect bluetooth when the connection is lost?

I just bought an Asus Transformer TF300T and I use bluetooth to tether with my iPhone. But it's very unstable and I lose the connection often, and I need the internet on my tablet. I bought Tasker, ...
-1
votes
1answer
564 views

Is it possible to share WiFi network (not 3G network) via BT PAN to other devices?

I'm tring the BT PAN profile on an Android 4.1 device. There is no 3G network on my device. I use Wi-Fi to connect to the network. Is it possible to share the network from my device by BT connection? ...
3
votes
1answer
10k views

Get internet access via bluetooth

Possible Duplicate: Is Internet tethering possible on Android phone via bluetooth or WiFi? Tethering Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 (GT-P3110) via Nokia E71 In the era of PDA's most of them could ...
4
votes
6answers
31k views

Does Bluetooth tethering not work, or am I doing it wrong?

I carry two Android devices: my Nexus S phone, and a Nexus 7 tablet (both running Android 4.1 "Jellybean"). The tablet has Wi-Fi, but no cellular radio; so in order to use the Internet with it when ...
3
votes
0answers
2k views

Reverse tethering Android to Mac via Bluetooth

I'm trying to let my Android (4.1.1) phone use my Mac's (10.8.2) wifi connection via Bluetooth. This is what I've tried: Paired devices successfully; PAN interface created on the Mac Enabled ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

Android tethering via bluetooth keeps disconnecting

I'm currently using a Google Nexus tablet tethered via Bluetooth to a Samsung S3 for internet. Two things are annoying me. First, if I take the phone away from the tablet (go out for lunch), the ...
5
votes
1answer
2k views

Bluetooth 3G modem

I have a Nokia 6500S-1 which I previously used as a 3G modem (with Windows). Is it possible for an Android device to use this phone as a modem (just like the windows PC does), but expose the modem ...
7
votes
3answers
8k views

TCP/IP tethering over Bluetooth

I have a Samsung Galaxy Player 5.0 and I would like to browse the web over a bluetooth connection to my computer. I can connect to the computer but the browser doesn't have internet connectivity even ...
6
votes
2answers
21k views

Pair two Bluetooth devices simultaneously

I am building an app for an Android tablet that will control an Arduino microcontroller board (paired via bluetooth). However, the tablet will also be paired via Bluetooth with my Android phone to ...
2
votes
3answers
13k views

Tethering Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 (GT-P3110) via Nokia E71

I have a data plan on my Nokia E71 phone, and I would like to share it for my brand new Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 (GT-P3110) which has no 3G. Bluetooth would be fine as would creating a WiFi hotspot, ...
0
votes
1answer
621 views

Problems with bluetooth pand on rooted android 2.3.1 device

I have a tablet Aishuo A820, rooted. I tried to connecto to my GSM using PAN network with following commands: pand --connect <device address> ifconfig bnep0 up and it worked. Then I had to ...
4
votes
1answer
359 views

Is it possible to Share Android phone 3G internet connection to multiple clients (tabs/computers) via bluetooth

I want to share my android phone 3G internet connection (via bluetooth) so that multiple clients (other android phones/tabs/laptops) can access shared internet simultaneously. Is it possible to have ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

How can I share the internet connection of my HTC Wildfire ( Android 2.2 ) via Bluetooth or USB?

I have HTC Wildfire and has Android 2.2 installed on it. I have internet (GPRS,3G) on mobile. I want to share to my computer as windows XP. Tried to figure out it first on other questions but didn't ...
4
votes
2answers
3k views

Do all current Android versions require rooting for bluetooth tethering (PAN)?

Looking at apps like "Wireless Tether for Root Users" and "tether Blu", and questions like "Are there any Android phones that allow Bluetooth PAN off the shelf?" it seems that Android would require ...
1
vote
3answers
8k views

Can I Bluetooth tether my Acer Iconia A500?

Anyone have an Acer A500 (just got mine today) and have luck with bluetooth network tethering. I've got an OG Droid, so WiFi is not a possibility at the moment. Tried the directions here: ...
3
votes
1answer
21k views

Can I Bluetooth tether my Android to iPhone?

I am very confused atm. My iPhone 4 says it has Internet Tethering (Settings > General > Network > Internet Tethering > On) via Bluetooth (Settings > General > Bluetooth > On). Does this mean I can ...
3
votes
2answers
20k views

Can I pair 2 Android Devices via Bluetooth for internet access?

This is pretty much hypothetical at this point but I'm curious... Let's say I get one of the Android tablets likely to be coming out in the spring and get one that only has WiFi and no WWAN access ...