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Is Wi-Fi hotspot tethering possible on Nokia Lumia 520?

During the day I work as an article writer. I do a lot of research online before writing my articles. I need a phone that can be used as a modem to my laptop and tablet at the same time.
I don't want to spend a fortune on a phone so was eying the Lumia 520, haven't used a Windows phone device before. Do you guys think it will be possible to share internet to both my laptop and tab via Wi-Fi through this Lumia 520?

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Nokia Lumia smartphones including the Lumia 520 support wireless internet sharing by default. You don't have to worry about this.

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Tethering is not working with my lumia 520 when using with ipad

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The internet sharing feature on the 520 ONLY works if you are in/under 'contract' and subscribe to the data sharing plan for an extra charge. Prepaid (GOPHONE) this does NOT work at all. AT&T will offer to sell you another device for $99 and have you sign up for their mobile data plan. = MORE $$$$

After having the prepaid AT&T 520 for about 2 weeks, I haven't found any app's or work arounds that will let you turn on this feature, thinking I might buy a unlocked phone from China as AT&T already gets $60 a month and if I can't use the data I'm paying for the way I want, its time to move on. I'm not going to buy another device to share my data when that feature comes built in but is unusable because AT&T is greedy.

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