USB Tethering

USB Tethering

USB tether your device with your computer when there is too much Wi-Fi interference to connect wirelessly.


Insert the USB-C end of the USB-C cable into the USB-C port at the base of the device. Insert the USB end of the USB-C cable in the USB port on the computer.

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Adjust tethering settings

1. From your device's web browser, go to http://attwifimanager. Enter your Username and Password, then click SIGN IN.

Note: Ensure that your device is connected to the Netgear Nighthawk's Wi-Fi network. For more information, please see the Connect Devices to Wi-Fi or Connect PC or Mac to Wi-Fi tutorials.

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2. Click SETTINGS at the top of the page.

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3. Click Setup, then click Mobile Router Setup.

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Turn off Wi-Fi when tethering

Click the Turn off WiFi when tethering checkbox.

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Adjust USB port settings

From the Mobile Router Setup screen, click the Use USB port for drop-down menu then click the desired option. Click Apply to save changes.

Note: Click Continue. The device will restart.

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Turn USB tethering on or off from device

1. From the device home screen, select Settings.

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2. Select More.

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3. Select USB Tethering.

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4. Select the USB Tethering switch to turn USB Tethering on or off.

Note: Click Continue. The device will restart. 

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5. Select the desired USB Tethering option

Note: Select Ok to confirm.

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