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Turn your Samsung Galaxy Note II, s3 or s4 into a wifi hotspot to share internet with your laptop wirelessly

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Not able to connect Samsung Note3 hotspot to laptop?

Not able to connect Samsung Note3 hotspot to laptop

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It's possible that the frequency being broadcast by your Note3 just isn't compatible with your laptop. You should head over to your Hotspot settings and see if you can find what kind of wireless signature (a/b/g/n) is being broadcast, then see if your laptop's wireless card is compatible.

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If it is, try connecting other devices to the network to verify that it is not your hotspot at fault. You might want to update the firmware for your laptop's wireless card, and restarting the PC wouldn't hurt, either.

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Great website! I found a few things to try re: configuring my Galaxy S3 Mini to work as a WiFi hotspot?

My old Galaxy S works fine as a hotspot, but I'm having trouble getting my Samsung SM-G730A Galaxy S3 Mini to tether or work as a hotspot.

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I have a Samsung S4 and under more networks there is no option for tethering and portable hotspot?

How do I find it when it is not under the more networks?

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Getting 'mobile number not found' error message when attempting to activate tethering?

Keep getting 'mobile number not found' when tethering.

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Turn your Samsung Galaxy Note II, s3 or s4 into a wifi hotspot to share internet with your laptop wirelessly
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I have Straight Talk and Samsung Galaxy 111, no tethering under settings?

Do not have tethering under more settings. I have tried: Went to settings and more settings. I think it was caused by: No idea

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