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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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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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Alcatel X215 3G no longer works in 12.04 (no /dev/ttyUSB*)

I just upgraded my netbook from Ubuntu 11.xx to 12.04 and after that I could not use my Alcatel X215 3G modem any more. With the former version of Ubuntu, I had installed the driver-tool package from ...
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Huawei USB 3G modem not working on Lenovo G40-30 under Ubuntu 14.04 x64

I have a Huawei 3G USB modem which works fine on desktop Ubuntu 14.04 x32 without any efforts. It doesn't work on Ubuntu 14.04 x64 on Lenovo G40-30 laptop. Nothing happens when it is inserted in USB ...
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How to connect with a Qualcomm/Huawei 3g modem

I have a 3g modem which lsusb reports as a Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. E169/E620/E800 modem. However Windows' Network Connections panel shows it as a Qualcomm USB Modem 6000. So when I try to ...
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how do i share my mobile internet connection via wifi in ubuntu 12.04

Newbie here. I am trying to use share my 3g mobile internet connection but don't know how to do this. Any working ideas on how to do this?
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3G Modem visible only on fresh start

I'm experiencing very weird behaviour with my 3G modem (USB). It works only if I will plug it when my computer is turned off and then turn it on. If I do so, the modem works perfectly fine. When I ...
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Dashboard for MOBILE BROADBANDS

Is there any dashboard for mobile broadband in UBUNTU 13.04? Like this
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Install 3G Irvine (maybe Huawei) dongle on Ubuntu 12.04

I have an Irvine (which may actually be Huawei) 3g USB modem. I live in India. I use ubuntu 12.04. I am using an airtel SIM card in the modem. On plugging in the modem, it shows up in 'Edit ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Mobile Broadband Settings with Terminal

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS to my beaglebone and now want to make appropriate changes to be able to use my Huawei e173 modem. I can successfully use Huawei e173 on my desktop ubuntu 12.04. But I ...
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Huawei modem model 15ca does not work with Ubuntu 16.04

Ubuntu 16.04 does not recognize the Huwaeii USB modems.
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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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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 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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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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3G EVDO USB modem speed limited on Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a HP dv6 laptop. I connect to the Internet via a 3G EVDO USB modem (CDMA) of Capitel make from BSNL Kolkata, device id 1c9e:9e00. Making this modem get detected by Ubuntu ...
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3G modem detected as mass media

I have a 3G modem with vendor code 1c9e and product is 6061 Omega 3.75 G. Since KUbuntu LTS 12.04 it has been detected as mass media. Updating to 12.04.3 did not solve the issue.
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Remote access a dynamic ip address on a 3g dongle?

I'm new to Ubuntu and trying to figure out if it's possible to have a remote access using ssh keys on a 3g dongle? Is there any possible way? Maybe using a 3g wireless router? How to set-up? Can I ...
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Ubuntu Touch connecting to 3G The connection was not supported by oFono

I am trying to enable 3g on ubuntu touch. I am currently on the "rogers" network in Canada and I have transferred my connection information to my phone, but when I run nmcli con up id "rogers" I get ...
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Share internet via Apple Express

I have a 3G dongel connected to my Ubuntu Laptop. I want to let other computers share my internet via WiFi from my Apple Express which is connected using ethernet. Does anyone know how to get it to ...
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USB Datacard not getting detected

I have a USB datacard which worked well with the backtrack5r3 (Which is based on Ubuntu 10.04LTS ) but it is not getting detected in Ubuntu 12.04LTS/13.04 The USB modem which I have been using will ...
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how to use modeswitch

I a 3g data card, on my window system I can access its memory but I cant access the memory of the device so my question is How I can access memory of my data card on Ubuntu 12,04 ? why my device is ...
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hp mini 110 3g not working

I intstalled Ubuntu 12.04 to my HP mini 110. Everything working OK except my 3g modem. I read that others had driver issues but I think I have some other problem. So after Ubuntu start it's asking my ...
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Can't connect to 2g or 3g with my Ubuntu phone (Aquaris E5)

I just bought a Ubuntu phone (Aquaris E5) the only problem is that I can't connect to my 2g or 3g, but the wifi works fine. BTW I live in Sweden so it should be fine and what carrier should I use?
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3G Data connection assistant on Ubuntu Touch

I still couldn't manage to create a woeking 3g data connection with Ubuntu Touch Developer Preview on my Nexus 4 phone :-( Will there be a setup assistant on the phone once version 1.0 is ou tu help ...
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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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No enable mobile broadband option

I just migrated from Wubi to actual dual booting Ubuntu and Windows 7 my machine is an Aspire 4750G. When I had (Wubi) Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64-bit the network applet included the "enable mobile ...
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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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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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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 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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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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Problem after connecting a usb gprs modem to ubuntu

I already have a Huawei 3G Usb Modem. Yesterday, I connected it to the computer and it was working fine with the internet but today, I detached it from my computer. Now, when I use Ctrl + Alt + F1, it ...
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How do I select network mode in Reliance 3g USB dongle

After googling on internet, I didn't find drivers for my zte modem. In my area 3G coverage is low and I am unable to change from 3G to 2G network, neither manufacturer provides it's drivers for ...
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Acer TravelMate P645-MG 3G modem dosen't recoginized

I got a new laptop Acer TravelMate P-645-MG with builtin 3G card. I can see the modem in the dmesg [ 5.550759] usb 2-5: new high-speed USB device number 6 using xhci_hcd [ 5.569075] usb 2-5: ...
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3 Modems HUAWEI E220 - Finding diferent data to make permanent USB Ports

I Have 3 Modems Huawei E220 USB connected on the same hub in the back USB Motherboard Ports. After they are connected they work very well - no conflicts. When I restart the system, all USB ports ...
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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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Connection to the internet using 3g modem ZTE MF190 on Ubuntu 14.04

I got problem with using 3G modem in Ubuntu. I installed Ubuntu 14.04 in VirtualBox and use it as guest OS. My host OS is Windows 7. I haven't problem when share hosts internet via NAT, but when i'm ...
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Broadband connection needs to be setup every time i start Ubuntu

I use Ubuntu 15.04. I have just bought a 4G WWAN modem. Ubuntu reognizes it directly as well as my Internet provider. I have created a connection with the "Create New Connection" wizard and connected ...
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USB 3G modem freezes Ubuntu 16.04 when plugged out

I've tried with Snappy Ubuntu 15.04 and with Ubuntu mate 16.04 on a Raspberry Pi. But plugging out a 3G USB modem results in a freeze of the operating system. Here's the procedure: Make sure there ...
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Were there any bug fixes related to 3G since Ubuntu 14.04?

I have some problems with 3G connection in Ubuntu 14.04. I wanna know if there were made bug fixes or related driver updates (for Ubuntu 16.04 for instance) ?
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Can't Connect Modem Huawei E153 Ubuntu 14.04

I can't connect Huawei Modem E153 at Ubuntu 14.04. Here is the result when I type lsusb -v at the terminal: Bus 003 Device 004: ID 12d1:1446 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. E1552/E1800/E173 (HSPA ...
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2G/3G does not work on Bq Aquaris

I am trying to use Bq Aquaris in USA however the 2G/3G wireless does not work. Is it not supported because of where i'm trying to use the device? Is there any solution to the problem?
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Proxy from two 3g modems and raspberry pi

I want to build a "proxy machine"like on image. My problems are: Is this possible ? Whats the server side software do I need ? What client side software do I need ? What "proxy machine" ...
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Installation error while running Airtel 3G data card

I have an Airtel 3G data card(dongle). There is this install_linux script in it. As mentioned in a blog, I copy-pasted it on Desktop and gave executable permissions and ran it. But, I get this error. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 3g usb modem install

fellows. Ubuntu 12.04 3g usb modem: CDMA WeTelecom 450 EVDO Rev.B So what have I done? aldr@aldr-HP-ProBook-450-G0:~$ lsusb Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub ...
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get stats about my 3g connection

Hi I connected my computer with a 3g usb stick, and I want to know info about my connection. I know that there are apps in android which give you details about the site that you are connected to, the ...
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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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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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Desktop Shorcut to dial a Mobile 3g Connection

Like in Windows, is there any way to create a desktop shortcut to dial a mobile 3g connection (I'm using Mate DE)? I use default Network Manager.