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Connecting to the Internet through a computer

Connecting to the Internet through a computer

If you temporarily don’t have Internet access, you can still go online by using your computer’s Internet connection.

  • To make sure that the USB drivers for HTC One S are up-to-date, install the latest version of HTC Sync Manager on your computer.
  • You may need to turn off your local network's firewall. Also, if your computer connects to the Internet via PPP (e.g. Dial UP, xDSL, or VPN), Internet Pass-through will only support TCP protocol.
  1. Slide the Notifications panel open, and then tap .
  2. Under Wireless & networks, tap More.
  3. Tap Mobile network sharing.
  4. Tap USB network setting, and then select Internet pass-through.
  5. Connect HTC One S to your computer using the provided USB cable. The next time HTC One S connects to a computer, it will remember your settings.
Tip: If you often switch between USB tethering and Internet pass-through, select Smart network sharing to automatically turn on the connection type you need whenever you connect HTC One S with your computer.
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