Solved

Pairing a device to Asus tablet

Posted on 2014-04-17
1
262 Views
Last Modified: 2014-06-18
Hi All
 I am trying to use the internet on an Android ASUS EE tablet. I have paired both devices . The other is an android samsung phone. I can see it has been successfully paired but I still am unable to bring up any internet page.

Any ideas.

1 I am attempting this using two phones
- Samsung III which is pay as you go in South AFrica
- Samsung V which is a UK contract phone
Neither work !
1
0
Comment
Question by:alibrooks
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
1 Comment
 
LVL 36

Accepted Solution

by:
Kimputer earned 500 total points
ID: 40007914
Since you mentioned pairing, I suspect you're using Bluetooth. This is however, not the correct way to share internet (or at least not the most efficient way, bandwidth and all). On the Samsung phone, go to settings, more networks, tethering and portable hotspot. Enable portable Wi-Fi hotspot. Give it a nice name and password. On the tablet, connect to this newly created Wi-Fi and enter the correct password, and enjoy internet!
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: Subnet Calculator

The subnet calculator helps you design networks by taking an IP address and network mask and returning information such as network, broadcast address, and host range.

One of a set of tools we're offering as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Are you using email marketing software? If not, you're missing out on effortless marketing and the reaching of desired conversion rates through email marketing software.
Unified and professional email signatures help maintain a consistent company brand image to the outside world. This article shows how to create an email signature in Exchange Server 2010 using a transport rule and how to overcome native limitations …
This tutorial gives a high-level tour of the interface of Marketo (a marketing automation tool to help businesses track and engage prospective customers and drive them to purchase). You will see the main areas including Marketing Activities, Design …
In this Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial, I'm going to show how small business owners who use Google Apps can save money by setting up what is called a catch-all email address in their Gmail accounts. By using the catch-all feature, small busin…

688 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question