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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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Why is my USB tethering greyed out on my Note4?

Why is my USB tethering greyed out on my Note4?. I have tried: I've turned on developer options and selected USB debugging

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First, check these solutions.

  • Check your USB cable. It should be genuine cable for your device.
  • Make sure you have tried all the USB ports in your PC.
  • Update your Note4 to the latest Android version. Press the home button. Tap on "Apps". Tap on "Settings".
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Scroll to the "System" section and tap on "About Device". Tap on "Software update" and "Check for updates".

  • Enable mobile data on your Note4. Press the home button. Tap on "Apps". Tap on "Settings". Tap on "Data usage". Enable "Mobile data".
  • Switch between different modes (4G, 3G, or 2G). Press the home button. Tap on "Apps". Tap on "Settings". In "Wireless and networks" section, tap on "More networks". Tap on "Mobile networks". Tap on "Network mode". Select one of the modes to test it.

Then, use this solution.

  1. 1
    Press the home button.
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  2. 2
    Tap on "Apps".
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    Tap on "Settings".
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    Tap on "Connectivity".
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    Tap on "Default connection mode".
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  6. 6
    Uncheck "Charge only".
    If you cannot perform the last steps and tethering is still greyed out, then you will need to contact your carrier and ask if tethering is allowed for your plan or if you can add the tethering service to your plan.
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