Bluetooth Tethering--Samsung S7

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The Samsung S7 is supposed to come with Bluetooth Tethering.  It should show under Mobile Hotspot & Tethering, but the only options I have is Mobile Hotspot and USB Tethering. Some forums point out that some carriers block this option.  Does anyone know if Koodo has blocked/deleted this?  My new car has internet connectivity through Bluetooth tethering.
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David, Mobile Master

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As far as I know, all Bluetooth connectivity is managed through the Bluetooth pairing section. Have you tried that?
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The pairing page shows my car paired; you can also see what features are paired, ie call audio, contact sharing and message access, but from what I have read, the Bluetooth Tethering needs to be turned on to pair to the car.  No Bluetooth Tethering option on my phone and it should have it.
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so if i buy a fitbit i just go to the app store and download Bluetooth 
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Thank you by the way 
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Bluetooth will already be in your phone, as Paul stated. The Fitbit will have instructions as to how to set it up, on both your computer (it has a dongle for your PC) and for your phone. You will also need to create a Fitbit login to get best use of your device.

Have fun with it. It provides lots of information about your healthy activities, and will help you build a fitness plan.
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Thank you so much David I really appreciate all the help
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l deb have aneo5and lhav blue tooth ..Loken on app sittings. it should be there.deb?
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Deb Bluetooth and Bluetooth tethering are two different things, the Bluetooth your talking about is to connect audio and other peripherals the Bluetooth tethering is to connect something to the phone to use its data connection.

Corey what car do you have just curious as I'd love to have this option but my manufacturer only makes data connections available on their US models not any Canadian models?
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Paul, I have a 2017 Mercedes C43 with the navigation pkg. 
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Hi. I was wondering if you succeded in making the bluetooth tethering work. I'm in the exact same situation: SM-G930W8 - canadian and a GLK 2015.
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From what I've been reading, only the global version S7 (SM- G930F) offers Bluetooth tethering. I can't explain why Bluetooth tethering is missing from an almost identically spec'd Canadian device (SM-G930W8) with the same Exynos 8890 CPU. The S7 (SM- G930F) caters to European and Australian markets.