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Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

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aspiringme
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Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

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hi there..
i have this problem with my lumia 520, i am unable to turn on internet sharing option in settings. everytime it says, "internet sharing currently unavailable". i checked, my phone is up to date. i tried every setting but failed. i could use hotspot using the same sim card in my android phone. what should i do?

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krishnie
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

I cannot seem to connect to the internet on my PC using internet sharing also I have transferred music from PC to my phone but cannot set any songs as ringtones please assist
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aspiringme
Posts: 8

Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

Try moving your music file in phone memory.
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Mounis56
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

If nokia lumia series fails. the only reason behind that is the "internet sharing". Can anybody have a permanent solution. 😈
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Mounis56
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

I am very disappointed with my Nokia Lumia 520.☹
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aspiringme
Posts: 8

Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

Finally Its working.. I got an update for access point alongwith other updates.. Then in access point I activated the new profile which ws added by update and now internet sharing is working well ! and I got another option Storage Check in settings. :smileyhappy:
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praneeth720
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

@aspiringme

even i got access point updated, but i don't know the effect of update.. On my internet sharing..
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seehra5
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

aspiringme

Hi, I've got the same problem. I can get internet on the phone but I get the same msg when I try to share. Did you get the update from Nokia or Phone Co ? My phone is updated to the latest software.

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mastermind01
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

Hi,

 

I also got an update for access point. here, you will more than likely get to see another network profile. select that one, and then re-select the initial profile, then go back to internet sharing. Should work. Works for me

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Mukhmoor
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

Internet sharing not working even after update on my Lumia 520. Please help me in this regard.
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jekiboi20
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

Hi Mukhmoor,

 

Are you having an error when activating the Internet Sharing? Have you tried rebooting your phone? Make sure that your data connection is turned on. Go to Settings > Mobile network > Data connection > On. Also, ensure that you have the correct internet settings from your operator. You can also try to verify with your operator if they support the Internet Sharing feature.

 

If this will not help you, please tell us more about it so we can further check it.


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altaf121
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

Internet sharing not working even after update on my Lumia 520. Please help me in this regard.
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martinmrovec
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

Same problem here - solved by downloading and running system app called Access point!!!

 

http://www.windowsphone.com/en-us/store/app/access-point/ce3895c7-01d0-4daf-a4c3-25c10463942d

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achim24
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

Can anyone help me? I'm having the same problem about INTERNET SHARING . Please help me out..
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babadoko
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

I am unable to turn on internet sharing option on m'y lumia 1020, each time i tried to turn on internet sharing i get the message " Internet Sharing isnt currently available" does any one have a clue pls
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Anbuamsa
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

Also me i have same problem
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musica
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

Hi, babadoko and Anbuamsa.

Are your devices locked to particular network operator? Do you have data plan services from them?

Did you manage to enable this feature before? If yes, you may try to remove the SIM card and replace it back.

Another thing to try is to check if the Access Point System app is updated:

http://www.windowsphone.com/en-gb/store/app/access-point/ce3895c7-01d0-4daf-a4c3-25c10463942d
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greggalo1
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Re: Internet Sharing problem in lumia 520

I'm having the same problem. Went from at&t to straight talk. Downloaded access point and nothing.
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