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tethering software on phone or computer?
July 2, 2013
5:54 pm
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Larry Midash
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I plan on downloading PdaNet for Andeoid so I can tether my Galaxy S3 to my Windows 7 laptop for internet access. My question is, will the download reside on the phone or my computer? I don’t know which device to download it to, the phone or the computer.

July 3, 2013
10:36 am
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Go to your Play Store on the phone and download it there.  If you use it as a hotspot, that’s all you need.  If you want to tether it to the computer with a cable, you will also need software on the computer – go to pdanet.com for all the details.

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