Tethered Modem Connection - Nexus 7

Note A Mobile Hotspot subscription is required to utilize the USB tethering feature. Refer to the My Verizon website or contact Verizon Wireless to add the appropriate add-on.

  1. Connect the device to a computer using the supplied USB cable.
  2. From a home screen, tap Apps Apps icon.
    Note The center icon at the bottom when viewed in portrait or at the right in landscape.
  3. From the Apps tab, tap Settings.
  4. Tap More.
  5. Tap Tethering & portable hotspot.
  6. Tap USB tethering to enable.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
  7. To test the connection, launch a web browser then navigate to a webpage.