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How to set up reverse tethering over USB?

I know this is an even later answer, but it is worth mentioning it. No rooting needed! No app installation needed!* Which is not even possible if you do not have some other internet connection. ...
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How to use Windows' internet on Android phone through USB cable

There is a solution for unrooted devices I know this is a late answer, but as all existing answers suggest that USB reverse tethering is only possible if either your device is rooted or has system ...
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How to set up reverse tethering over USB?

For unrooted devices I know this is a late answer, but as all existing answers suggest that USB reverse tethering is only possible if either your device is rooted or has system support for reverse ...
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USB reverse tethering - netcfg not found (marshmallow CM13)

I just recently stumbled across what seems to me to be a much better (or at least easier) solution for reverse tethering: gnirehtet It sets up a VPN on the android which redirects all traffic across ...
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Reverse Tethering over USB with non rooted Android 5.1 Phone and Linux PC

Sorry for this late response, but as it seems you have not found a solution yet, I though I'd chime in: I was also looking for a reverse tethering solution for unrooted devices, but could not find ...
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Reverse tethering via Bluetooth: How to share PC internet connectivity with android phone via Bluetooth

This is a good question which myself couldn't get a satisfactory solution. This solution posted here seemed promising although I found out the bluetooth stack supports fewer bluetooth adapters and ...
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Ethernet and charge via USB type C

It depends completely on the model/brand of the mobile phone - more exactly which drivers for e.g. ethernet chips/adapters that is has integrated in its hardware (since such drivers are not installed ...
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How do I make reverse tethering work?

Check out Gnirehtet from Genymotion. It's the most simple solution I've come across. There's no root required. The only requirements are that you should have Java 8 and recent version of adb ...
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Reverse tethering Android to Mac via Bluetooth

What worked for me is in this answer. Are there any Android phones that allow Bluetooth PAN off the shelf? Having enabled internet sharing via bluetooth on the Mac, which doesn't need command line ...
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Wifi not working / hardware, how to connect to the internet

Use reverse usb thethering through android VPN api. This project can do that: https://github.com/Genymobile/gnirehtet . No root required. It is creating a tun0 network interface. ipv4 with tcp/udp ...
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How to bring Android device and desktop PC to same network?

I could do it by USB tethering. The IP address of Android was got from adb shell ip route
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Enable “USB Internet” for Android 6.0

Not using Reverse Tethering NoRoot, there are two ways to make reverse tethering. Method 1: It requires Android 5.0+, a 20KB .apk to install, and a command-line PC program (1MB). You can use Gnirehtet ...
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How to setup a reverse USB tethering connection (multiplatform)?

For documentation purposes here is an expanded version of the comments. Option 1: SimpleRT does work and the device gets an IP on the local network which is a plus. On the downside, it supports a ...
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Le eco le 2 Android 6.0 : How to share my computer internet on my android with USB?

As far as I know, only a few manufacturers include the USB Internet option in the menu. I was looking for a way to reverse tether my Android devices some time ago as well and eventually developed my ...
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What's the reason Android Reverse Tethering require root?

ReverseTethering does not require root. If your device runs ICS or newer. A few months ago, I was wondering the very same thing and started to investigate. Eventually, I started to develop my own ...
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USB reverse tethering - netcfg not found (marshmallow CM13)

I can just confirm that 'Android 6.0.1' has the same behavior. USB reverse tethering is only working for user 'root'. For the user 'shell' it does not work. USB cable is plugin to PC with Window 7 ...
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USB reverse tethering - netcfg not found (marshmallow CM13)

I know I'm answering an old question here, but I've run into the same problem with Android Nougat (LineageOS 14.1), and I might as well post the solution I found: Run the following as root on the ...
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How do I route traffic from WiFi Hotspot to USB?

Posting as an answer to @daltonfury42 as I do not have enough reputation to do that under his answer. I also have the following adapter: :~$ lspci -nn -d 14e4: 08:00.0 Network controller [0280]: ...
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How to reverse tether without rooting?

Despite what others say, this is in fact possible. As I could not find any solution myself, I finally created my own app. It supports Android 4.0+ on the client side and all major desktop operating ...
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