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How to configure iBall airway 3G usb modem in Ubuntu 14.04

I bought new iball Airway 21MP 3G modem last month. But Ubuntu 14.04 doesn't detect my device. It is perfectly working in windows with installed driver. I'm not getting an option to "Enable mobile ...
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Same Mobile broadband connection working in 13.04 but not in 14.04

The mobile broadband connection in question is an EVDO one, its working great in 13.04 (my current OS) but since I am trying to install 14.04 and during install process when I try to connect to ...
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how to read text message that resides on it like windows with sony Ericsson wireless manager

i am using sony Ericsson for a Mobile Broadband connection ; it woks perfectly but i want to know if there any way to read text messages that resides on it like windows with sony Ericsson wireless ...
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How to set up broadband connection in Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop version

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS alongside Windows Xp. My broadband connection working ok in Windows Xp, but it is not working in Ubuntu. I want to connect through LAN over PPPoE. Please guide me on ...
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How can I set up a broadband connection?

I tried to set up broadband Internet connection, started as I found in this question sudo pppoeconf and shown that wifi was disabled. Sorry, I scanned 2 interfaces, but the Access ...
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How do you setup bsnl broadband connection in ubuntu 14.04

The modem doesnt seem to be detected using the command sudo pppoeconf. Could you please suggest an alternative?
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Ubuntu 14.04 wired BSNL Broadband Connection Problem

How to set up a BSNL (wired) broadband connection using ethernet wire on ubuntu 14.04? Using this as posts' solution How to set up a broadband connection, I performed the following steps: Connect ...
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USB modem not working after upgrading to 14.04

I have Compaq Presario cq40. My usb modem Micromax MMX352G was working quite well in previous version Ubuntu 12.04. I have upgraded to 14.04 just now. After upgrading, option of mobile broadband is ...
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Drivers for Broadcom BCM43142 on Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr)

I am not able to install drivers for my Wi-Fi + Bluetooth card (Broadcom BCM43142). What I have done till now: I have tried using the drivers at this website. I tried following the instructions ...
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Broadband Connection Connecting Problem

i have installed ubuntu 12.04 on my asus x53e laptop using Wubi (Ubuntu installer) and having windows 7 ultimate already. i am having a broadband connection which works fine in windows 7. And to use ...
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Installing a Telkom D-link modem driver [duplicate]

Good day. I recently got a laptop with Ubuntu 13.04 pre-loaded on it. Im not familiar with this as I am so used to Windows. I bought a modem from Telkom. Telkom Mobile Modem d-link Model DWM-156. ...
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How to configure/troubleshoot internet broadband connection

I have a broadband connection and when I connect on Ubuntu (13.10) it detects the device, but is unable to connect to the internet. Manufacturer: Pro Link Model: P101
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Does the Thinkpad x1 Carbon Mobile Broadband option work with Ubuntu?

I'm just wondering if the mobile broadband works once you install ubuntu and remove windows.
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Mobile broadband not connect without unplug and plug

I have recently installed ubuntu 13.10 and I am still very new in this operating system. My problem is that when I start my computer, it detects all the wifi connections around but not my mobile ...
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How do I download KPPP-debs from within Windows?

How do I download KPPP even if I can only connect to the internet via dial-up connection? In other words: is there a way to get KPPP while Windows is running and install it later on Ubuntu?
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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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Mobile broadband won't connect

I'm using an old laptop which I recently upgraded from ubuntu 11.10 to ubuntu 13.04. I updated everything and it all seems fine but after trying to connect mobile broadband (optus prepaid) through my ...
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How to setup WiFi network to access internet

I am new to Ubuntu/Linux. After some efforts I got the Internet working with pppoeconf. Now I have desktop setup with Ubuntu + D-Link DSL 2730U ADSL modem router + brodband internet(BSNL india) ...
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Why does a forced shutdown help Ubuntu recognize a module instead of normal shutdown?

OS: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Kernel 3.5.0-37-generic Laptop: HP mini 110 - 1100 Module: hp 2400 mobile broadband I installed gobi-loader and copied two firmware files to /lib/firmware/gobi/ Sometimes ...
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New DSL connection in Network Manager: what does Service mean?

What does the service field want when creating a new DSL connection? Its purpose is not immediately clear and there is no explanatory tooltip either. ISP tech support didn't know what it meant ...
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Skype can't connect with mobile broadband internet

I now use a mobile broadband key to connect to the internet. I had to manually configure it to work, and all internet apps (firefox, Kmess, etc), work well. Except for Skype. When I try to log in, it ...
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Using multiple internet connections on ubuntu

My network topology is as follows: PC (1 nic) ======> Switch =======> 2 routers (192.168.1.1 and 192.168.1.11). The PC has only 1 nic (ethernet port). Both routers connected to their respective ...
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Why won't my Internet stay connected?

I recently updated to Ubuntu 12.04, from Ubuntu 10.04, and my Internet, USB760 Novetel Verizon-Wireless Mobile Broadband, will connect after a minute of me starting the computer up. But after a while ...
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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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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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Broadband modem fails to get connected in Ubuntu 12.10.

I am now unable to connect to internet with a huwaei E173s-1. The modem worked perfectly in 11.04, 11.10 and 12.04 now it gets detected, but cannot be connected at all. Any help is more than ...
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HUAWEI EC122 modem recognized but not connecting in Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

First time trying to use any OS other than Windows, really looking forward to learning more... buuut... am in the process of installing Ubuntu on my Acer netbook, and in the installation need to have ...
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How do I get my BCM43228 card working in mainline kernel 3.4 or higher?

I followed https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Kernel/MainlineBuilds to install kernel 3.4 and 3.5 from debs. Unfortunately after booting I can't connect to the internet cause I have problems with my network ...
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How do I get a Zte wcdma modem working?

I just installed ubuntu server 12.04. The server detects the modem, but I can't edit mobile broadband settings (to input username and password) in network connections
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How do I get a DLink DWM 156 broadband modem working? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Enabling or Installing D-Link DWM 156 in 12.04 LTS? I just bougth D-link DWM 156 usb modem and having a problem to have it works with ubuntu i had done edit connection, ...
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How do I make ZTE MF192 USB modem work?

The closest to a solution is: Getting a Huawei EC159 USB Modem working on Ubuntu 11.04 I have no idea what flag to pass to usb_modeswitch and I do not want to mess up anything. The output from ...
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Can't change settings for Mobile Broadband Dongle - Button is greyed out

I was with VirginBroadband.com.au (Australia). My huawai 3G Dongle was working great on Ubuntu, However I have changed ISP's. I unlocked the modem, and put in the new SIM. I have tested this in ...
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Not able to connect huawei ec1561

I have a huawei ec1561 broadband data card, ISP-MTS India. I am not able to connect internet through it. while connecting it via network manager it says "You are registered with home network" and ...
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Slow internet connection with mobile broadband

I'm using a Huawei 156g USB stick to connect to the internet. In windows it reacts lightning fast and loads pages faster than my Ubuntu 10.10 does, It's not the connection type (HSDPA, WCDMA or gsm) ...
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How do I Set Up my Edimax BR-6428nS Wireless Router

I have looked into Ask Ubuntu but I can't find an answer of the Edimax BR-6428nS model. You can download a source code in a zip file but I do not know how to open the source code file or how to run ...
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how to force download on one network and upload on another

lets say that i have an apache server running, and two network cards. each card is connected to a different network. C1 is connected to N1, which is an ADSL connection with the port 80 open (so i ...
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How do i enable mobile networking by default?

I use a USB-Modem to connect to my PC to the Internet. But every time I connect it via USB, I have to enable mobile broadband via the networking applet on the task bar. I know it's not much work to do ...
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No mobile broadband connection on ubuntu 11.10

I installed ubuntu 11.10 and from start I have no mobile broadband in my network indicator. It used to work form live CD but when I installed it, mobile broadband wasn't listed at all. When I plug ...
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How do I connect to my broadband automatically when I startup?

Can someone tell me how to set up ubuntu to connect to my broadband hub automatically when I start my computer, as it is I have to connect manually each time. Thanks. I'm using version 11.04
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Application for sharing mobile broadband with other computers(hotspot) [closed]

I would like to know whether we have any application in ubuntu software center for sharing mobile broadband across other computers, making my computer act as wifi hotspot. If there are no ...
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How to Connect to internet in Ubuntu?

I have installed ubuntu . I have a pppoe modem through which I use to access the internet on Windows. I tried to configure the modem on Ubuntu using sudo pppoeconf but it fails and says Sorry, I ...
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Ubuntu 11.10 Mobile broadband connected but no internet access

I am able to establish a mobile broadband connection but I still don't have access to internet. The mobile broadband works without any issues from Windows 7 on the same machine. I configured the ...
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Any good application for data usage monitor?

I was wondering if there are any good applications to monitor how much data I use on my laptop in a month. My net connection has a restriction of how much data I can use after which the speed goes ...
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How to set up a broadband connection

I have a bsnl broadband connection. I don't see any settings for broadband in Ubuntu, and I can't just connect automatically -- "wired connections" shows no connection. I see an option for mobile ...
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mobile broadband in network setting missing [closed]

I'm trying to connect to the internet using mobile broadband network (3G) in Ubuntu 11.10, but the mobile broadband tab (the one to enable/disable mobile broadband) in network setting seems to be ...
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USB Mobile Broadbands on UBUNTU 11.10

this is really a weird problem, it seems that mobile broadbands can be recognized only by the live/live-install version on the usb/cd but cannot be recognized on the installed system ! I tested it ...
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connecting to BSNL wireless broadband

I am unable to connect to my BSNL broadband (wireless) from ubuntu11.10 .It attempts to connect but then shows "wireless network disconnected" . Though it connects automatically when I plug in the ...
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bluetooth internet / DUN (network-manager) only works with phone newly started

I connect to mobile internet over bluetooth and the Nokia C7 phone. The bluetooth connection works successfully when the phone is freshly started (i.e. I click on the connection, properly set-up, in ...
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Mobile broadband: tries to connect, disconnects before being done

I added this connection via the wizard: Connection name: movistar (I am in Spain) Connect automatically: unchecked IPv4 Settings tab: method: automatic (PPP) Addresses, DNS servers, Search domains: ...
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how to run virginbroadband from usb in 11.10?

i need to know how to install and run this virgin broadband from ubuntu 11.10. from australia. I have the username, password and APN but it does not seem to connect. ANy help will be appreciated, ...