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How to install TP-Link MA180 on Ubuntu

I just bought the 3G Modem TP-Link MA180 and I try to install it on Ubuntu 12.10. Problem : Network Manager does not detect it. I saw on the web that usb-modeswith is supposed to handle it, but I ...
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How to start ubuntu-touch on Nexus 7 3G Tilapia (nakasig)?

I am trying run Ubuntu Touch on my Nexus 7 3G Tilapia, but I only see the "Google" splash screen. I have read many forums and found that the /data partition is different on Tilapia and Grouper ...
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3G D-Link DWM-157 Modem Install on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm a new in Linux and Ubuntu, too. Please, tell me how I can install my 3G Modem (D-Link DWM-157) on Ubuntu 12.04. Some steps, that I've been already tried (after Googling): Plug in the modem ...
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Why Network Manager Can't Detect My ZTE USB 3G Modem!

I am using ubuntu 12.10. I use a ZTE USB 3G Modem to connect to internet. I connect that modem through a driver software which was provided with the modem. This modem works fine. I can browse , use ...
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Huawei 3G modem disconnects after successful connection

I'm having a severe connection problem in Ubuntu 12.04 that renders the OS almost useless. I have a Huawei E352 3G modem. Ubuntu detects it as a mobile broadband connection without any problem. I ...
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3G Huawei E220 cannot connect to the Net Ubuntu 12.04

I've upgraded from 10.10 to 12.04. The situation: I plug the dongle in and enter the password. If I click 'Enable Mobile Broadband' and I get a notice on the top right saying 'GSM network. You are now ...
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ZTE MF180 - BSNL - 3G Datacard USB Modem not working in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I'm entirely new to Ubuntu and hence do not have much knowledge about it... I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS version alongside with Windows 7 since i wanted dual booting option. Here's my ...
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Tata Photon 3g ZTE MF190 detected in Ubuntu 13.04 but not connected

I'm using ubuntu 13.04. Earlier i used Huawei 2g internet dongle which worked fine. Recently I got TATA PHOTON 3g dongle which in ZTE MF190 model, it gets recognized and appears in my network panel ...
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How to book and use Internet Packs for a Ncell SIM card, using Ubuntu?

I have a Ncell (Nepali cellphone company) SIM card that I want to use in the built-in 3G modem ("Gobi 2000" hardware) in my Ubuntu-based notebook. The card uses Ncell's "normal" tariff, not Ncell ...
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How to disable PIN on SIM card

My SIM card is stuck inside the slot of my laptop and I can't get it out without causing further damage to my laptop. Every time I log in gnome-shell prompts me for the PIN. Whether I am about to use ...
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Teracom 3G T3G72A USB Modem is unable to connect to internet

Ubuntu 12.04 is able to detect Teracom 3G USB Modem (T3G72A) and NetworkManager also enables Mobile Broadband but when I click network connection it is unable to connect to internet. Any pointers ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 detects Vodafone 3g dongle, but fails to connect

Earlier I used Ubuntu 12.04 where my Vodafone 3G Dongle (HUWAEI modem) used to connect seamlessly via network manager Mobile Broadband. Now I have upgraded my system and using Ubuntu 14.04, but ...
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Setting up my new 3G usb modem "D-Link DWP 156 in ubuntu 13.10

This USB modem has official support for Linux OS(Ubuntu 10.04 or above). I have tried all the methods shown on various sites but Nothing worked. In the terminal I typed isusb and the output is as ...
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Vodafone Mobile Connect card driver

I wish to install my 3G usb stick in Ubuntu, but I had no success. Couple years ago I downloaded the files from https://forge.betavine.net/frs/?group_id=12 Since then, the hard drive crashed, and the ...
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Mobile broadband connects to 3G after selecting 2G in Ubuntu 14.04

I am using a Huawei e303c HSDPA modem to connect to a wireless network on Ubuntu 14.04LTS. The modem configuration was done using the Connection manager and the HSDPA network works flawlessly. ...
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How to get my 3G ZTE MF XXX / Prolink PHS XXX dongle working in Linux

Some of these devices either aren't naturally detected or are not usable in Ubuntu and other GNU/Linux operating systems.
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No cellular data after update

I updated my BQ Aquaris saturday, and since then I have no cellular data anymore. WIFI works fine. I checked my APN settings, and they seem empty, I tried to change to custom settings and manually ...
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lg hdm-2100 doesn't work in ubuntu 14.04

hello i have a 3g modem called lg hdm-2100 but ubuntu doesn't recognize it when i make sudo wvdial gives me that bilal@bilal-Compaq-Mini-311-1000:~$ sudo wvdial --> WvDial: Internet dialer version ...
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how to install “Reliance 3G” USB Dongle in Ubuntu 14.04

Hello Ubuntu Community, Please give instructions to use Reliance 3G USB Dongle in Ubuntu 14.04. I've tried various methods on web / Ubuntu forum / Ask Ubuntu, but they are not working for me. Please ...
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3G USB Modem Not Working in 12.04

When I connect my 3G USB Modem to my laptop with 12.04, nothing shows up in Network-Manager. This modem is working in 11.10 and the modem is shown in Network-Manager but not in 12.04 !! Here are the ...
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3G network on Ubuntu phone unstable / weak

I am using the BQ E4.5 for a couple of weeks now and the 3G network seems vey unstable. I experience the following issues: 1. 3G just disappears, unable to use the network 2. after connecting via ...
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Lenovo mobile broadband

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Thinkpad T400, and in addition to traditional ethernet and wifi connections, I would like to enable the mobile broadband, integrated by default on my laptop. ...
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Is there a way to automatically detect the 3G port without using wvdialconfig every time?

I am using 10.04 Server. I have a 3G wireless card, use the switch program which i get from the manufacturer, i can change the 3G card from USB storage mode to 3G modem mode, then following devices ...
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Looking for a 3G Modem Manager Software

I have been using Ubuntu during 20+ days. I am now using a 3G wireless modem (huawei e303-h1) to connect with internet. My modem's software is specially designed for Windows. So whenever I connect it ...
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Tata Photon 3G Dongle not working in Ubuntu 12.04

When I plug-in the device Tata Photon Plus, it is getting detected and the inbuilt memory can be accessed. There was an installation option in the flash memory, linux folder, which was a bash ...
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USSD command sender to 3G Modem

Does anybody know any software with GUI interface for sending USSD commands to 3G Modems? I have found only this but it uses xml file and you need to store commands in xml file before sending. ...
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Creating a WWAN profile in NMCLI, or alternate way of connecting to 3G via CLI?

I need to connect to the internet via a TP-Link MA260. After spending hours with usb_modeswitch and other tools, I finally got the device to be recognised as a modem and have the interface wwan0. ...
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Automatically connect to internet

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on my laptop, I am using 3G USB modem to connect to the internet (sometimes I do not have direct access to this laptop, but I need it to stay online). But every day ...
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Ubuntu bq Aquaris 3g always showing roaming is on

I have a bq aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu edition. If I connect to the 2g service, all is well. I can speak on the phone, use my mobile internet connection, no problem. If instead I try to use the 2g/3g ...
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How do I tell whether Ubuntu phone is using 2G or 3G?

I have a bq Aquaris E4.5 Ubuntu Edition. There's a signal indicator in the top bar, but I can't see any indication whether it's got a GSM/EDGE/3G signal. How do I find this out?
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Can't find ttyUSB in /dev after connecting my USB dongle

I'm desperately trying to connect a 3G dongle to Ubuntu 12.04. Unfortunately every time I try to connect (using wvdial) I'm met with the message Cannot open /dev/ttyUSB0: No such file or directory I ...
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How to configure D-Link DWP-156 USB modem to connect only to UTMS/HSDPA?

I am using D-Link DWP-156 USB 3G Modem (http://www.dlink.co.in/products/?pid=DWP-156) with Vodafone India as Carrier on Ubuntu 14.04LTS. It works fine with Network Manager. But sometimes it ...
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USB Modem Network Mode/Type

I'm using a Huawei E173 USB modem. With comgt sig I can easily get the network's signal strength, but I didn't find a way to specify which type of network is used (either GSM, Edge, or UMTS). Is there ...
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3G-modem Smartlink DG-BA3314 doesn't work in Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS

I've bought 3G-modem Smartlink DG-BA3314 from hands and try to use it with my SIM-card on Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS with KDE. But nothing happens on the user level. Only if I insert SIM-card with PIN-code it ...
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Ubuntu 12.04, 13.10 - how to install vodafone mobile connect usb modem for 3g, 4g? model, option globesurfer icon

I have this device Vodafone Option Globsurfer icon usb modem. which is working in windows 7, xp, vista. ( driver for windows: ...
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how to run wvdial and internet at boot in 14.0

friends i have a modem 3g and i want to run internet from wvdial when the ubuntu startup without open terminel please help me and thakyou and me modem is alcatel x230D
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How to connect to Internet using a USB Modem in 14.04?

I was trying to connect to internet using my huawei usb modem. When I use it in windows, it automatically pops-up, but in case of Ubuntu nothing is happening (Ubuntu is not detecting my modem). I also ...
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3G dongle with USB extension randomly disconnects on ubuntu 14.04

I use a USB extension for my USB dongle on a Dell Inspiron laptop running Ubuntu 14.04.1. When I use the extension the dongle disconnects randomly and then reconnects again automatically. So I'm not ...
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How computer installed ubuntu 14.04 share 3G network through Huawei Media Pad Youth 7 connect via usb cable

As mentioned in the title, how computer installed ubuntu 14.04 share 3G network through Huawei Media Pad Youth 7 shared connect via usb cable? I've been searching some tutorial on google, but I can't ...
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Unable to Connect to Internet with 3G USB Dongle for Particular ISP

I'm using USB 3G Dongle for Internet. Previously I was using Tata Docomo (India) as provider, and the Internet was working fine. Now I've changed to BSNL, but I'm unable to connect to the Internet on ...
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3g modem after playing with ap-hotspot

I got some problems with ap-hotspot and earlier installation of hosapd. Software were removed and now I got some missed option in the network panel - see picture. How to make Disconnect (Rozłącz) to ...
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Connecting to the Internet using Etisalat in Sri Lanka (Prolink PHS300) (Corporate Dongle)

I live in Sri Lanka and my ISP is Etisalat Lanka PVT (LTD). I upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04 a couple of weeks ago and I still am wondering how to connect to the Internet using my Etisalat Prolink PHS300 ...
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How to set up the Alcatel OneTouch x602d modem?

I have a 3G modem: Alcatel OneTouch x602d and I have installed the latest usb-modeswitch so it doesn't work like a CD or USB any more, but I don't know how to set up the modem itself. There is no ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 mounts a 3G modem as USB storage!

I have bought an Alcatel x602D modem for 3G Internet connections but Ubuntu doesn't recognize it as a modem but like USB storage How should I proceed?
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No 3G or 4G on my Nexus 4

I'm not sure why its not working, just having some issues. But, neither 3G nor 4G is working on my device, I believe 2G is though. I'm on T-Mobile and had no issues with installation. A note; When I ...
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ubuntu touch nexus 7 3G (2013)

I have a nexus 7 3G (2013) tablet which I'd like to install Ubuntu touch on it. I know it is not supported. But I am not interested in using 3G features. Is it possible to install any version of ...
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Getting an Alcatel X220L connected

I am new to Ubuntu and I have an Alcatel X220L 3G modem that I need to get to work. My Ubuntu version is 14.04. Can anyone explain to me step-by-step how to configure this modem on this operating ...
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My mobile-broadband device does not work on ubuntu 13.10

My mobile-broadband device 1c9e:6061 OMEGA TECHNOLOGY WL-72B 3.5G MODEM does not work on Ubuntu 13.10 or any Ubuntu based distros. But it works well on Fedora 19 and Fuduntu. on Ubuntu: # lsusb Bus ...
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I need linux driver for usb modem 1c9e:6061

I bought a 3G usb modem destined to function under windows, but i want to make it function under ubuntu 14.04. So i think i need a linux driver for my usb modem, here what i got when i type lsusb and ...