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    Downloading / Installing Drivers for Computers:

    In order to use Tethering and Mobile HotSpot, you might need to download and install the necessary drivers first, depending on what operating system you are using on your PC.

    1. Connect your smartphone to your computer using the USB cable that came with your handset
    2. On your smartphone's screen, tap "All apps" while on the home screen
    3. Select "Settings"
    4. Under "Wireless & Networks", tap "More.."
    5. Tap "Tethering & Mobile HotSpot"
    6. Mark the check box associated with "USB tethering"
    7. If a "First Time User" window appears, tap "OK"
    8. Assuming that your PC runs on Windows XP, tap "Download Windows XP driver" and follow the on-screen instructions to download and install the necessary drivers
    9. In case your PC runs on Windows Vista / 7 or Linux, the necessary drivers will be downloaded automatically

    Mobile Hotspot (via Wi-Fi) Management

    NOTE: when using mobile hotspot, you may incur extra charges on your carrier agreement

    Setting Up Mobile Hotspot:

    1. Tap the "All apps" icon located on the home screen
    2. Select "Settings"
    3. Under "Wireless & Networks", tap "More.."
    4. Tap "Tethering & Mobile HotSpot"
    5. Mark the check box associated with "Mobile Hotspot"
    6. Tap "Set up Mobile Hotspot" and enter the password
    7. When finished, tap "Save"

    Enabling / Disabling Mobile Hotspot:

    1. From the home screen, tap "All Apps"
    2. Tap "Settings"
    3. Tap "More.." under "Wireless & Networks"
    4. Tap "Tethering & Mobile HotSpot"
    5. Check or uncheck the "Mobile Hotspot" check box

    Tethering Via USB

    You can share your smartphone's data connection with your computer via the USB cable.

    NOTE: when using mobile hotspot, you may incur extra charges on your carrier agreement.

    1. While on the home screen, tap "All Apps"
    2. Tap "Settings"
    3. Tap "More.." under "Wireless & Networks"
    4. Tap "Tethering & Mobile Hotspot"
    5. Mark the check box associated with "USB tethering"
    6. It may take a while for the system to verify your account
    7. Once the word "Tethered" appears under "USB Tethering", the feature will be enabled



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    Re: Alcatel One Touch Fierce: Enable Tethering and Mobile Hotspot

    Why am I unable to connect to Wi-Fi while tethered and are there any apps or fixes that I can use to remedy that?



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    Re: Alcatel One Touch Fierce: Enable Tethering and Mobile Hotspot

    My windows 7 pc cannot install drivers for alcatel one touch fierce what do I do



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    Re: Alcatel One Touch Fierce: Enable Tethering and Mobile Hotspot

    Quote Originally Posted by neonate08 View Post
    Why am I unable to connect to Wi-Fi while tethered and are there any apps or fixes that I can use to remedy that?
    You can't use data (tethering) and WiFi at the same time. This goes for all phones.

    Quote Originally Posted by smartgirl6968 View Post
    My windows 7 pc cannot install drivers for alcatel one touch fierce what do I do
    Are you getting some kind of error?


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