Create iPhone 5s [iOS 7.2.1] Personal Hotspot & DELL Inspiron 14R [Win 8.1]
Posted on 2014-09-06
With these conditions, USB Connection Personal Hotspot does not show in PC Network and Sharing Center.
Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Airplane Mode = Off
Cellular Data, Enable LTE = On
PC McAfee firewall = On
iPhone 5S Personal Hotspot = On
On DELL Laptop All control Panel Items - Network and Sharing Center
= WiFi connection only [Wireless/Wired]
>>>> About Personal Hotspot - iPhone user guide pgs 34-5
Use Personal Hotspot to share your iPhone Internet connection. Computers can share your Internet connection using Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, or a USB cable. Other iOS devices can share the connection using Wi-Fi. Personal Hotspot works only if iPhone is connected to the Internet over the cellular data network.
Note: This feature may not be available with all carriers. Additional fees may apply. Contact your carrier for more information.
Share an Internet connection. Go to Settings > Cellular and tap Set Up Personal Hotspot?if it appears?to set up the service with your carrier.
After you turn on Personal Hotspot, other devices can connect in the following ways:
* USB: Connect your iPhone to your computer using the cable that came with it. In your computer?s Network preferences, choose iPhone and configure the network settings.
Note: When a device is connected, a blue band appears at the top of the iPhone screen. The Personal Hotspot icon appears in the status bar of iOS devices using Personal Hotspot.
Change the Wi-Fi password for iPhone. Go to Settings > Personal Hotspot > Wi-Fi Password, then enter a password of at least 8 characters.
Monitor your cellular data network usage. Go to Settings > Cellular. See Cellular settings on page 157.