There are three ways to connect to your iPhone and use its data connection:
When you turn Personal Hotspot on, it will allow you to use any of these three options–you don’t need to alter any settings. This guide will cover how to use the USB tethering option.
**iTunes needs to be installed prior to starting this guide.**
First, open the Settings app
Then tap “Personal Hotspot” to access the Personal Hotspot settings
You can turn Personal Hotspot on using the switch along the top of the Personal Hotspot settings.
Connecting via USB is by far the easiest method to tether your phone. As long as you have your Personal Hotspot turned on, all you need to do is plug your phone in with a USB cable and you should be good to go.
On our Windows’ network adapters, we can see we’re connected via “Apple Mobile Device Ethernet”.