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Questions tagged [reverse-tether]

Reverse tethering is like tethering only the roles are reversed: The tethered device will provide Internet access to the Android device.

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How to reverse tether Samsung tablet to show a 3G connection?

I have an Android Samsung tablet (WiFi model) for which I have recompiled the kernel for reverse tethering via a 3G phone. It works well except I need the connection to show as 3G on my tablet for an ...
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Huawei Honor Play Android Version 9. Connect usb-c to ethernet

Hi Anybody have any idea of connecting USB C to ethernet then create fixed IP address. I have huawei Honor Play running android version 9. I bought an trendnet usb type C gigabit ethernet adapter to ...
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How to setup PPPoE on Android

I have PPPoE broadband connection. I have connected it to my samsung galaxy S5 (G900H) using usb to ethernet cable. I have successfully compiled asix.ko module from samsung kernel sources. Module ...
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Enable “USB Internet” for Android 6.0

With earlier versions of Android there was the option to connect your mobile phone via USB cable with your windows PC and enable "USB Internet" to share the internet connection from your PC with your ...
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Is wired Ethernet via USB adapter possible on the Google Pixel 2 phone, and in that case how? (NOTE: NOT the Pixel 2 XL!)

Simple question: Did ANYONE get Ethernet connectivity via USB adapter to work on the Google Pixel 2 phone? (NOTE: NOT the Pixel 2 XL!) (and in that case, using which USB-to-Ethernet adapter?) It's ...
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Building LAN with android phone (Xiaomi Redmi 3s)

I am trying to build a LAN using my phone. Have connected the phone via USB to the pc and switched on WiFi hotspot (so i can connect laptop, printer etc to the Internet). But i cant get them together, ...
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Bluetooth reverse tethering

Hey all so I have connected my HTC to my laptop via Bluetooth ( they're paired and connected) the Bluetooth Tethering option in the phone is Enabled I can see a Bluetooth network connection has been ...
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How to use PC data on phone via USB cord? [duplicate]

One can use the mobile data from a PC using the USB tethering feature. Is there any way to do the opposite, that is use the PC data from mobile, using USB cord or any other cord or app? My phone is ...
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How do I make reverse tethering work?

I've been trying this for a couple of days and I've to say it's not getting any better. I've tried stuffs from here and here, but unfortunately none helped. So if there is any alternative solution to ...
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How to setup a reverse USB tethering connection (multiplatform)?

I've tried to setup a reverse USB tethering connection to share an internet connection from a macbook to a smart phone running Android 7.0 using this tutorial but I can't seem to get there 100%. Here'...
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Le eco le 2 Android 6.0 : How to share my computer internet on my android with USB?

Having troubles sharing my internet connection from my desktop computer to my LE ECO LE 2 compact phone. I went to Settings -> Network connections -> USB connection. From this post (a bit old, it's ...
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reverse tethering - offline for some applications

I try to get internet on my phone from my computer without instlling any tools. My configuration looks like : mybox -----(Ethernet)------[my computer]------(USB)-----[the phone] I enabled usb ...
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Ethernet and charge via USB type C

I have an HTC 10 with the new USB Type C connector. As USB C is also the primary (or only) connector on some laptop style devices such as the Pixel C and new MacBook, there are many Ethernet and USB ...
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where are DNS settings under 4.4.2?

I cannot find where to configure DNS settings for this device: Model number: astar Processor type: QuadCore-A33 Android version: 4.4.2 Firmware version: v2.0 Kernel version: 3....
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Android-Windows bluetooth linkage

An android device with no internet connection and a Windows PC with ethernet connection. Is there any way to connect the android device to internet using bluetooth connection between that device and ...
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How to Reverse Usb Tethering with VPN [tun0 interface] routing?

I have a big problem and after many days I can't find any solution because I'm not Linux experienced user... Problem: I'm using USB [Reverse] Tether (Windows share internet with android phone via USB ...
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I want to connect my mobile to system in office through reverse tethering

I am using Yu Yureka Mobile. I want to connect my mobile to system in office through reverse tethering. My Yureka Mobile was running on Cyanogen Mod 12.1 with Kernel version 3.10.49-cyanogenmod-...
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How can I get IP connectivity on my non calling tablet without using WiFi?

Actually my issue is that I want to use my tablet as a second display over USB. I have used team-viewer over WiFi and it works fine, but since it is over WiFi, there is significant lag which defeats ...
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What's the reason Android Reverse Tethering require root?

From what i know: Android Tethering, share internet from Android to laptop via USB cable works without root. Android Reverse Tethering, share internet from laptop Ethernet to Android via USB cable ...
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Does USB Internet option require root access?

Hi I want to reverse tether from PC, OS Win 8.1 to android device but is it required root? In Activity in Local Area Connection Status (Local Area Connection is my Remote NDIS...) I get increased Sent ...
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USB reverse tethering - netcfg not found (marshmallow CM13)

I have been attempting to get reverse tethering working on my phone. I have a Galaxy S5 (g900t), running cyanogenmod 13 (marshmallow)...rooted, and with busybox. *Edit: I've made some progress. I ...
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Reverse Tethering over USB with non rooted Android 5.1 Phone and Linux PC

I have a PC running Slackware Linux and a non rooted Motorola Moto-G with Android 5.1. Following this guide I should be able to share PC internet connection with my phone. But when I finally launch ...
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Reverse tethering via Bluetooth: How to share PC internet connectivity with android phone via Bluetooth

OS: Windows 7 SP1 x64 Phone: Galaxy Ace 3 - android 4.2 (rooted) I'm aware of normal tethering scenarios in which the user can share the Mobile Data connection with other phones/pcs via wifi-hotspot,...
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Reverse Tethering (USB) through Windows 10 using Android 4.2.2 without installing additional software [duplicate]

I want to use the Internet Connection of my Windows 10 PC with my Android-Device through USB-Cable. How can I reverse tether through windows 10 using my usb-cable? I have found some similar ...
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How to use PC internet in to android phone using usb cable [duplicate]

I want to use my PC broad band Internet in my android device using USB cable because my pc has not any Fifi or blue-tooth so I want to connect with standard USB cable and Used my pc Internet. if any ...
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How do I route traffic from WiFi Hotspot to USB?

Note:- I've found out that to achieve what I want, there is a simpler, more flexible way than reverse tethering. If you are ever in my situation, read the answer below. I reverse tether internet ...
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Getting message “Unknown id: netcfg” while setting up usb0 interface for reverse tethering

I am trying to setup reverse tethering between Sony Xperia 4.0.4(rooted) and Linux 12.04. I'm following steps from Matthew Read's answer on this post, How to set up reverse tethering over USB? All ...
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Android reverse tethering is not working?

I have been trying to share windows pc internet to my android tablet( I Ball Slide, Jellybean) over usb, there is an option in "settings" to share internet, but I can't use internet in my device. When ...
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Reverse tethering isn't working completely

I connected my phone to my pc's ethernet connection via (USB cable) reverse tethering AndroidTool on my PC and USB tunnel on my android. Now, the problem is, it is going well with UC browser but isn't ...
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Reverse Tethering not working in Android phone vis usb

I went through this tutorial http://blog.mathieu.carbou.me/post/60454997009/reverse-usb-tethering-with-android-2-2 to reverse tether my android phone to use PC internet via USB. Using following ...
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Nothings downloading on phone in reverse tethring process

nothing is downloading in phone after doing all the steps: rooted phone done everything in reverse tethring process my phone is Samsung Grand Duos
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sharing windows pc internet via usb option to oplus xonphone 5 [duplicate]

During process of sharing windows pc internet via usb option I am not able to select pc system version as there is no option to show? I am using oplus xonphone 5 with android 4.4.2 os. After using ...
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reverse tethering over USB on Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 with Android 4.4.2 (kitkat)

if got a Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 10.1 (SM-T530) with Android v4.4.2 (kitkat). The Tab is rooted over Odin. I wants to use reverse tethering over usb-cable from a PC. I tried now 2 days, but nothing ...
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How do I tether my android tablet to my Huawei U2801-34 phone

I have a Hipstreet Flare 3 Model# HS-9DTB37-8GB, and I'm wondering if there is a way to tether it to my Huawei U2801-34 phone. It's not a smart phone, so it will most likely need me to install drivers ...
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Working inside VPN using an unrooted Android device (or Genymotion)

I am trying to use an unrooted Android device (or alternatively, a Genymotion emulator) to run an application that needs to be connected to a VPN. On my PC, I only need to connect via Cisco's ...
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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 internet using mobile broadband connection (I pick my provider in a ...
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Share internet from Nokia S60 (Symbian) to Android 4.4

The devices are Nokia N95 and Sony Xperia Z1. I tried JoikuSpot to share the connection over Wi-Fi, but Android doesn't support ad hoc access points. I was about to give BlueVPN+ a try, but its ...
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internet share pc to android

I'm using Android 4.4.2 (samsung galaxy s duos 3 ). I've a PC at home which has highspeed broadband internet connection. I don't have wireless router or access point. I just want to use PC's internet ...
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How do I access PC's internet on Android Phone? [duplicate]

I'm using Android Jelly bean 4.2 (Micromax Canvas 2 Colours). I've a PC at home which has internet connection. I don't have any wireless router or any access point. I just want to use PC's internet ...
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Can't Access internet through laptop wifi in my xperia u

I was able to create a hotspot through connetify in my laptop but when i connect my phone to it ,it shows i am connected but i am not able to access the internet ..is there any option should be ...
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Why is there no option for USB INTERNET in WIRELESS & NETWORK SETTINGS on my Nexus 5?

I own a Nexus 5 with Android KitKat 4.4.2. I have been trying to do reverse tethering without root as is supposedly possible from Settings → Wireless & Networks → More → USB Internet. But I can't ...
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How to use Windows' internet on Android phone through USB cable

I'm using Android 4.4.2 (on Micromax Unite 2 - A106). I've a Windows PC at home which has highspeed broadband internet connection. I don't have wireless router or access point. I just want to use PC's ...
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How to reverse tether without rooting?

Want to use PC broadband connection on the phone connected via USB [no Bluetooth or wifi] to surf on the phone or install app. The android device is running 4.0.4 and the PC running Windows 7 I dont ...
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How do I turn off USB tethering or restart USB connection via computer/PC's terminal?

How do I turn off USB tethering or restart USB connection via computer/PC's terminal?
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Help with this ADB REVERSE Tethering Script?

I added the functionality to automatically turn on reverse tethering after many fails: Now i only enter t into terminal alias t='r && sz $tether && r && sz $n' tether='am ...
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How to make apps know that I actually have internet /make them not check for wifi etc when I'm reverse tethering?

I've researched the issue of some apps not connecting properly to internet and it is caused by the apps checking the state of wifi and other standard Android internet connections instead of actually ...
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I can reverse tether now by using alias but it stops on adb shell command

I made some aliases to quickly reverse tether. alias t='r && sh && n' alias n='netcfg rndis0 dhcp' alias sh='ad shell' alias r='ad kill-server && ad start-server' alias ad='...
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reverse tethering : share laptop internet connection thru bluetooth

im rooted, nexus 5 I work in the middle of the bush, no cell coverage. NO ROUTERS ALLOWED. I would like to share my laptop's wired internet connection. Either create a *hidden wifi hotspot that ...
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Access Internet via Bluetooth from Windows 7 Desktop to Android 2.3.5 Mobile phone

Hi need to know How do we Access Internet via Bluetooth from Windows 7 Desktop PC to Android 2.3.5 Mobile phone? Please advice step by step solution and Thanks in advance. When I was raising this ...
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How to use PC internet on Android mobile via Bluetooth [duplicate]

How to use my PC internet on Android mobile via Bluetooth. I'm having a bluetooth dongle connected to my PC. My phone and the PC are paired. DETAILS OS: Windows XP INTERNET CONNECTION MECHANISM : ...