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Share Internet Connection with a Computer on Sony Xperia

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It says error occurred during tethering?

How can I transfer data from PC to my phone?

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Here are some solutions for the Sony Xperia "Error Occurred During Tethering" message: Solution 1:

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    Go to Settings then More.
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    Select Tethering and Portable Hotspot.
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    Choose WiFi Hotspot Settings and set Discoverable Options.
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Solution 2:

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    Set up the Hotspot Tethering.
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    Restart your phone.
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    You will see the message but turn the Hotspot On again.
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    Tethering will work now.
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Solution 3:

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    Check the APN Settings on your phone.
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    If you see one with "dun" delete this as this is a Setting the phone will automatically pick and it is wrong.
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    Look for APN Type "default,supl" as this is the correct APN type you will need.
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    If you can't delete the "dun" APN then clear the field
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Other Troubleshooting Solutions:

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    Make sure your Bluetooth is not enabled as this will interfere with tethering.
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    Turn the WiFi OFF
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    Go to Portable Hotspot Settings in the menu
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    1. Configure SSID with a password.
    2. Turn security on to WPA2PSK.
    3. Turn WPS Push button OFF.
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    Try switching APN to "dun" if it is "default, supl" or just add "dun" to the string for default, supl.
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This is an issue that frustrates many Xperia owners. If you are using the USB tethering and getting the error then run the Sony Companion Care software from your PC. Update all Sony drivers on your PC. Make sure your firewall is not blocking the access by adding Sony as an exception.

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I have a Sony Xperia LT 22 I mobile phone with Telstra (Australia). I can make phone calls, receive them use internet etc.The only thing I can't get going is to make it a WiFi hotspot. Days tethering error occurred. I went through all the settings and tried all solutions given!

I have a Sony Xperia LT 22 I mobile phone with Telstra (Australia). I can make phone calls, receive them use internet etc.The only thing I can't get going is to make it a WiFi hotspot. Days tethering error occurred. I went through all the settings and tried all solutions given!

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