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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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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 share Ethernet through USB tether as WiFi hotspot?

I have a situation where I have internet via Ethernet on a Windows PC and I want to share it via WiFi but said PC has no WiFi card. So the idea is to use USB tethering (RNDIS) and then use a WiFi ...
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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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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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Can I browse a locally hosted web site from a USB connected device?

I am attempting to remote debug a locally hosted web application on Nexus 7 and 10 tablets running Android 4.2.2, that are connected to a development machine via USB. My goal is to browse to the ...
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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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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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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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UDP multicast with reverse tethering

We are using a Wi-Fi network to communicate with other devices running our applications. And, we are using UDP multicasting. However, due to some new restrictions we are no longer allowed to use wifi....
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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HTC reverse tethering 4.1

with Android 4.0 everything was fine, but after upgrading to 4.1 I can no longer activate reverse tethering successfuly. Phone: HTC Desire X with 4.1 upgrade Root: no and don't want to PC: ...
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View local website on an Android device

Web developer here. I have two devices, a Samsung Galaxy S3 & a Samsung Note 10.1. I have developed a website which is running on PHP and I would like to view my website on these two devices ...
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Tethering a "reversed tethered" data from a pc?

I have a Samsung Galaxy S 4G mini (GT-I8190) and I know I have the hotspot feature built-in which transforms my phone into a modem. I have used it plenty of times to tether my phone to other devices (...
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Android Reverse Tethering

What are the latest options to obtain reverse tethering for android? The GNIREHTET project has not been updated since August 2020 and does not work for most of the android applications. Other Android ...
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Reverse tethering without rooting or third-party software

The option "USB Internet" can be found by default in the settings of some Androids, allowing to reverse tether. How could one know that the option does exist and work before buying a device ? Does ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Use Reverse Tethering as Wifi

The internet obtained via reverse tethering is not detected by my tablet.But i can access the web.But i cant download via the play store.So how to make it recognizable as a wireless fidelity ...
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can not connect to adhoc wifi connection even after rooting and change of file. Any Solutions?

I am posting here as I'm not allowed to post in Developers section as of being new here. I want to enable adhoc wifi on my mobile. Followed the instructions here http://forum.xda-developers.com/...
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