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Support Usb Terthering, using home wi-fi?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by ekive, Mar 9, 2013.

  1. ekive

    ekive New Member
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    Mar 9, 2013
    Hello. I have my samsung galaxy s3 on usb tethering mode right now. I turned off my mobile data for now and was wondering if usb tethering still uses up my mobile data or is it going off of my home wi-fi network that I'm connected too at home, on my xbox etc.

    My ethernet cable cannot reach my router, which is all the way downstairs so I have no way of using my desktop right now.

    Basically I want to use my phone as an 'ethernet cable' for my Desktop, till I get a real one without costing me money. Does usb tethering mode connect to my home wi-fi when it is on usb tethering mode? Therefore not costing me ridiculous amounts of money through my cellular phone provider.


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