Iphone 5s wifi issues

Hello,

I used to have a Galaxy 3 Sprint phone and had PDAnet/Foxfi on the phone to connect to the internet through a wired connection, I switched my phone to an IPhone 5s and since then, I've not been able to connect to the internet through my laptop.  What solutions are available for me to connect my new phone, IPhone 5s, to the internet.  I would prefer a FREE solution, but at this point any would do.
Jay SmithAsked:
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Kyle SantosCustomer RelationsCommented:
It does not appear the PDAnet/Foxfi will work for iPhone.  

Or you may have to try using USB mode or Bluetooth mode instead.  Also, see this for further explanation:

PdaNet+FoxFi Usage Guidant

======WiFi Mode==========

Due to lockdowns through each phone system update, WiFi mode will only be allowed on a short list of compatible devices. IN GENERAL:
---Verizon Samsung phones (S3/4/5/6, Note 2/3/4), Verizon LG phones (G2/G3/G4) and Verizon Sony phones (Z3) are supported by all Android versions including Android 5.0/5.1.
---Verizon HTC phones (M7/8) will only work on Android 4.1 ~ 4.4.
---Verizon Motorola phones will only work on Android 4.3 or below.
---AT&T Samsung phones will only work on Android 4.2 or below.
---Other carriers/phones will only work if they still have Android 4.0 or below.
---Straight Talk phones will only work if it uses Verizon and are compatible with the above.
---For all other phones, use USB mode or Bluetooth mode instead.
======USB Mode=========

USB mode works on almost all Android phones. It allows connection from Windows PC or Mac. In addition, PdaNet comes with a "WiFi Share" feature that can further turn the Windows PC into a WiFi Hotspot so that you can connect other devices to it and share your phone's Internet connection.

*T-Mobile or MetroPCS users can only use USB mode with "Hide Tether Usage" enabled in PdaNet. This will break Netflix however.
*If your phone is not recognized by your computer after connecting USB, please see http://pdanet.co/driver
*Please treat Windows tablets (non RT) the same as Windows PC.
======Bluetooth Mode======

Bluetooth mode allows connection from Windows PC, Android tablets (excludes Android 4.4) or devices that supports Bluetooth DUN.

*A system bug in Android 4.4 for tablets will break Bluetooth mode, this is fixed in Android 5.0 or later.
*For Android tablets it is possible only the browser app will work in Bluetooth mode. That is because other apps may be looking for wifi or cell phone connection and not recognize the Bluetooth Internet.
*One way around the above two issues is to find a wifi hotspot to connect the tablet to at the same time (such wifi hotspot does not need to provide Internet access).
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Also, see this discussion for an alternative solution for the iPhone specifically.
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