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How can I use my LGL75C as a modem to connect laptop to Internet?

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asked Sep 14, 2012
edited Nov 7, 2012 by Andrew Constandache

I have the following phone and I am trying to connect the laptop through this phone. Is it possible and how?

Model- LGL75C
Android Version-  2.3.4
Baseband Version-  LGL75CV1-M76XX-TSNCJPLYM-6170
Kernel Version-  2.6.35.7 lg-electronics@LGEARND3U8 #2
Build Number-  GRJ22
SW Version-  LGL75CV1

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answered Nov 7, 2012 by Andrew Constandache (100,330 points)
edited Nov 22, 2012 by Nadia B

If your phone is Android-based then using it as a bridge to connect to Internet is easier then it sounds.

Please open the applications menu and locate Settings. Navigate to Wireless and networks then locate Tethering and portable hotspots and enable Mobile AP. This option turns your phone into a router which you can use for Internet access. Make sure that Data is enabled so you'll have Internet on your laptop.

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answered Jul 28, 2013

the lgl75c does not have "thethering and portable hotspots" option. it is a prepaid straight talk phone. so no, its not as easy as your answer makes it sound.

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