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Evo Shift 4G USB Tethering Help

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Okay I have the Evo Shift 4G and it comes with USB tethering capabilities, without needing to root or download other applications. So I'm trying to use the USB tethering feature but for some reason it won't work. After plugging it in and selecting USB tethering it installs all the drivers and it sets up the network connection in my Network Connections.

It doesn't receive internet access though for some reason. I've tried messing with all the settings on the PC with no luck. I did receive a message on the phone saying I'm not signed up for Sprint Hotspot, could that cause it not to work?

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Its because you don't have the mobile hotspot feature. My dad and i both have the EVO 4G and i have the mobile hotspot feature and he does not so usb tether works for me but not for him. Sorry for the bad news, $29.99+ a month sucks. Hope this helps smile.gif
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