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I want to know that is there an application in Ubuntu which is like Huawei Mobile Partner.

That application should provide:

  1. Display bandwidth

  2. SMS facility.

  3. Make Connection and Disconnection through that application.

  4. Show Used Data Volume per given period.

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Modem Manager GUI

You can also use the application modem-manager-gui

  • In addition to Display Bandwidth and SMS, it also can send USSD.
  • It also can manage the processes that use bandwidth (Stop or Start)

But it is only available in Ubuntu Software Center for Ubuntu 12.04, Ubuntu 13.10 and above.

Install via the software center

Ubuntu 12.10 and 13.04 users can use the official PPA. It's recommended for 12.04LTS users too to use the PPA, as the package in Ubuntu 12.04LTS repository is very old. To add the PPA, run these commands in terminal:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:linuxonly/modem+manager+gui
sudo apt-get update

Click here to install modem-manager-gui Install modem-manager-gui

Also can be installed with :

sudo apt-get install modemmanager modem-manager-gui

Modem Manager GUI

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V Mobile Broadband is the original Vodafone Mobile Connect software for Linux rewritten to be compatible with Network Manager. Vodafone is a distributer of Huawei USB modems. V Mobile Broadband is developed by Vodafone's open source Betavine Connection Manager team. For the latest developments, check out their Launchpad Page and GitHub Page

V-Mobile-Broadband is mentioned as having these functionalities:
⠀• Connection & Disconnection
⠀• SMS
⠀• Display Bandwidth
⠀• Display Data Usage

Unfortunately, V Mobile Broadband is not available in Ubuntu Software Center yet. You'll have to install it from PPA. To add the PPA, run these commands in terminal:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:crass/v-mobile-broadband
sudo apt-get update

After successfully adding the PPA, click here to install v-mobile-broadband Install v-mobile-broadband
Or, run the following command:

sudo apt-get install v-mobile-broadband

V Mobile Broadband

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