Saturday, April 26, 2014

How To Access Internet On Laptop Using Samsung Android Smartphones ??

Do you want to access internet on your desktop or laptop using Samsung android smartphone, then yes you can connect your android mobile to access internet.

There are two ways two connect your mobile to your laptop. One is Wi-Fi Hotspot and other USB tethering

Please follow the given simple steps to use your mobile as a modem
Samsung Internet

Connect Internet using Wi-Fi Hotspot:

Turn on Wi-Fi Hotspot of your mobile from Notification bar
Go to Setting
Select More Networks
Tethering and portable hotspots
Portable Wi-Fi hotspot – Turn on this option

Your Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot will become active, and you will be able to find Wi-Fi signal in your laptop. It will show you as AndroidAP

Now if you try to connect to this network, it will ask for security password.
For password select Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot option and you will find instruction and Password to access internet using your Samsung mobile.

Connect Internet using USB tethering:

Connect your Samsung mobile with Laptop using USB

Go to Setting
Select More Networks
USB tethering – Turn on this option

As soon as you turn on this option your mobile start working as modem and get connected to laptop for internet access. You can see the status on your network connectivity icon. It will show internet access

Note: When you connect your mobile via USB for internet access, it requires one driver to run the internet.

If your mobile doesn't work as a modem, please follow the given steps:

Open device manager from control panel in your laptop (Please keep the mobile connected and USB tethering should be on)

Check SAMSUNG Mobile USB Remote NDIS Network Device in Network Adapters, If it is not there then it should be in Other Devices with yellow error sign.
Then Right click on SAMSUNG Mobile USB Remote NDIS Network Device and update driver (Please note for this you need active internet connection) otherwise you can download this driver by searching on Google.
On successful installation of this driver, you will be able to access internet any time, when you turn on USB tethering.

If you face any problem, please let us know via comments.

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