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vinayus
Posts: 9
Registered: ‎2012-11-24

XPERIA SL pc suite

i just got my XPERIA SL few days back...

i want to know "how can i use my phone as a modem???"

using pc companion i found that no option is present about connecting to internet through usb...

so someone clarify me how to get a working pc suite(one by sony ericsson is not detecting my phone)

or how to connect my pc to internet through my mobile...

ps: i tried usb tethering, but was not successful, so mention steps for that too...

:smileyconfused:

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uliwooly
Posts: 52,498
Registered: ‎2010-07-03

Re: XPERIA SL pc suite

settings > more > tethering & portable hotspot

Don't forget to mark the Correct Answers & Helpful Answers

unrelated topic, if you have some time please check this thread

http://talk.sonymobile.com/message/244522#244522

"I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not." Kurt Cobain (1967-1994)

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vinayus
Posts: 9
Registered: ‎2012-11-24

Re: XPERIA SL pc suite

well that's the way I use but...I want to know about usb way or pc suite.... I heard about mtp but it's missing in my settings.... any help???

Visitor
vinayus
Posts: 9
Registered: ‎2012-11-24

Re: XPERIA SL pc suite

plus without laptop how useful will hotspot be for pc???

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uliwooly
Posts: 52,498
Registered: ‎2010-07-03

Re: XPERIA SL pc suite

PC Suite is long gone, there's only PC Companion (PCC) and Sony Update Service (SUS)

if you want to control your phone from your PC use My Phone Explorer.

http://talk.sonymobile.com/thread/36355

"I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not." Kurt Cobain (1967-1994)

Forum Legend
uliwooly
Posts: 52,498
Registered: ‎2010-07-03

Re: XPERIA SL pc suite

1) root your phone

How to manually update 2012 Xperias to android 4.0.4

http://talk.sonymobile.com/thread/41609

2) use something like this

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1371345

or

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.littlelan.ReverseTether.Paid&hl=en

or

http://www.howtogeek.com/117118/how-to-connect-your-android-to-your-pcs-internet-connection-over-usb...

Don't forget to mark the Correct Answers & Helpful Answers

unrelated topic, if you have some time please check this thread

http://talk.sonymobile.com/message/244522#244522

"I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not." Kurt Cobain (1967-1994)

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vinayus
Posts: 9
Registered: ‎2012-11-24

Re: XPERIA SL pc suite

i think my phone doesnt has mtp mode... i tried factory reset too... any help on this????