3G or 3rd generation mobile telecommunications.

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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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Tata Docomo 3g Dongle in Linux [Mint or Ubuntu ]

I need help connecting the Tata Docomo 3g Dongle in Linux.I searched everywhere on the internet and could not find any solution.I think all the required files are provided with the device : Here is ...
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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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How can I install the Huawei E1550 dongle

I'm a new user and can't have my Huawei E1550 dongle installed & connect to the internet. Can anyone help? Using Ubuntu 11.10
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Persistent 3G connection with network manager fails [closed]

I maintain a persistent 3G connection on a remote device using network manager. However, every so often, the link fails and then does not restart itself. I managed to identify an occurrence of this in ...
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Huwawei E220 broadband dongle not working

The problem is, I have used Ubuntu from 6.10 upto 11.10. And upto 11.04 I used my same USB 3G dongle to connect to broadband and it worked fine. But 2 days ago I upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10 and broadband ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 wake up hibernate suspend black display on Nokia Booklet 3G

Lubuntu 13.04 runs amazing on the Nokia Booklet 3G with a SSD, the only issue I got is the wake up/suspend/hibernate not working properly i.e. the display stays blank or black. Any idea how to fix it? ...
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My Huawei E353 modem is recognized as another model and is not fully functional

I have Huawei USB modem E353. But it is just working with Ubuntu 12.04. I am able to connect to internet. But I am not able to use ixconn and Gammu for retrieving messages. I need USSD Functionality. ...
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How do I permanently enable mobile broadband on boot?

I would like to permanently check "Enable mobile broadband" so I don't have to check it after every boot.
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Three's mobile broadband

I've recently downloaded Ubuntu 12.10 and it seems great. I just can't get my Three Ireland mifi dongle to work at all. When I plug it in, it only recognizes it as a storage devise. Any ideas on how ...
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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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Is it possible to disable the automatic download of updates when the internet connection is through a 3G dongle?

Is it possible to disable the automatic download of updates when the internet connection is through a 3G dongle, while still downloading them in the background when the connection is via WiFi or eth0? ...
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Inspite of set network-mode 3G type, getting 2G connection with mobile broadband

I have set 3G type at mobile-broadband setting: But I still getting 2G (EDGE) type very-slow connection: Also 3G network available as following: How to solve this and get only 3G (HSPA/WCDMA) ...
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Please help me 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.Nothing worked please help me. In the terminal I typed isusb and the ...
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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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PIN request at each login after update to Maverick

I have a netbook with included 3G mobile broadband card (Huawei E620). I have configured the broadband network connection in the Network Manager and it works perfectly. However since Maverick ...
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How to connect to the Internet using an Airtel 3G USB dongle?

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on an HP pavilion dv6 laptop alongside Windows 7. I am not able to connect to internet via Airtel 3G USB dongle. I tried editing the network connection and am still ...
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How do I use Rogers Nokia CS-18 rocket stick?

I've just got a Rogers Nokia CS-18 rocket stick but when I plug it into my laptop it doesn't get recognized as a 3G modem. I've rebooted and tried plugging it into windows first but nothing seems to ...
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Ubuntu restricting download speed to 15kbps

I used a 3G broadband modem. I usually would be able to get a download speed of 40 - 60 kbps when i still used windows. but it seems ubuntu has a way of restricting downloads to 15kbps. this happens ...
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Using “MTNL 3G Jadoo” data card on Ubuntu

I am trying to use "MTNL 3G Jadoo" data card (Teracom LW272) with Ubuntu 12.04. On connecting, it gets mounted as a drive containing the client installation .deb file. I opened the .deb file in Ubuntu ...
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Problem in configuration of Micromax MMX 355G in Ubuntu 12.04

Hi! I got an error at the last step. I am using Micromax MMX 355g 3G modem HSPA 7.2mbps. Configuration will be very difficult and detection of driver also difficult. I just did the above steps are ...
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GSM SIM card pin code recovery

I'd like to reinstall a ubuntu laptop that has working WWAN, but I lost the pin code of the SIM card. Since Ubuntu uses the sim card fine, I'm assuming that it has the pin code written somewhere in a ...
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How can I force a USB modem to only connect via EDGE and not 3G?

How do I get Network-admin to restrict connection to GSM (Edge) instead of flipping between 3G and Edge and lose connection. Usually it works out-of-the box, but at my current location there are a lot ...