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tethering issue

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tethering issue

Ok. Would like a little assistance please. I use my phone to tether alot, but since the lolipop update.  I canot tether to my pc any more. I live in a remote area this is the only way to get internet access

 

 

 possible for me to revert back to kitkat 4.4.4?

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Re: tethering issue

Hi Bovver,

 

Welcome to the community! Since you're new please be sure that you have checked out our Discussion guidelines

 

Have you tried downloading the Internet settings to access tether?

 

Menu > Settings > More > Internet Settings > Accept Disclaimer

 

Once done try using Tether.

 

Let us know how you get on.

 

 


Official Sony Xperia Support Staff


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Re: tethering issue

Hi. I have tried that. I have also reset my phone back to factory Aswell. No change for USB or WiFi tether

Is it possible to downgrade too 4.4.4 or 4.4.2,  this update is totally unacceptable, it is now interfering with my work due to not be able to tether to my desktop for Internet access.

 

Thanks for takin the time to reply