Mobile broadband is the marketing term for wireless Internet access through a portable modem, mobile phone (called "cell phones" in North America and South Africa), USB Wireless Modem, or other mobile devices.

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Why is my Broadband Dongle not detected after upgrade to 13.04?

I got a strange problem! My broadband dongle is not being detected on my Dell 5220 laptop after I updated to Ubuntu 13.04. Previously it was working fine in 12.10.
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Why can't ubuntu recognize my mobile broadband usb dongle when I plug it into the usb 3.0 port?

I have a Mobile Broadband USB dongle. When I plug it into the usb 2.0 port ubuntu recognizes it and connects quickly, but on a usb 3.0 port ubuntu does not recognize it at all! This problem is NOT ...
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How to activate mobile broadband automatically once a broadband modem is active? [duplicate]

When you insert your mobile broadband modem usb stick, it gets activated within 5 seconds or almost, and then modem is on (Modem manager); after several seconds, mobile broadband is enabled through ...
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bsnl 3g datacard installation

I'm trying to install mobile_partner software in Ubuntu 12.04 . my problem is that I can use my Huawei modem for accessing Internet through network manager. But I cant use the mobile partner software ...
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Start ppp(Mobile broadband) connection automatically when eth0 gets down

I am having a two connection. One is local area Ethernet connection which connects to internet. Second connection is a GSM modem connected to my modem. What I am looking for is, When eth0(local ...
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unable to connect mobile broadband ubuntu 12.10

i recently installed ubuntu 12.10 on my desktop. now the mobile connection was not working, which i later found out to be a bug in modem manger so i downgraded it to v0.5.2 but still the problem ...
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Connecting to the internet Via USB on Ubuntu 12.10 issue

Yesterday the connection worked now when I plug in my iPhone its displaying the connecting icon then stops and carries on. I have no Internet connection; only my phone, which means I can't install ...
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How can I access mobile broadband from my USB stick?

I can't access the internet using my usb modem on my laptop. While I can access the internet from my PC. Both are running Ubuntu 12.04. What can I do to detect the problem? Here the result of lsusb ...
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Tata Docomo Photon 3g not working on 12.04 LTS

I recently upgraded from Tata Photon+ to Tata Docomo Photon 3G, however Ubuntu is not recognizing the device itself. I tried manually adding the device in Mobile Broadband section, using different ...
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The 3G USB modem can connect sometimes, sometimes not

PROBLEM: The netbook can sometimes, sometimes not, connect to the internet mobile broadband 3G (or 2G GSM) via USB 3G modem. For it to connect to mobile broadband (when it can) I have, after ...
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Set Samsung S3370b as USB Modem?

Back when I had a Windows PC; I used an application called "Samsung Kies" with my S3370b Mobile Phone (not Smartphone). A feature that was included in the software, was the ability to use the phone as ...
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How to “prioritise” multiple network connections

I am currently using a mobile internet connection, however I wish to mount a drive via a wifi connection. However, whenever I do so, the mobile internet connection appears to be neglected in favour of ...
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Can only connect to Google sites via mobile broadband

I'm on Ubuntu 12.10 (using xubuntu) and I'm trying to surf the web using my mobile phone (plugged to my laptop using a USB cable). For some reason I can only connect to google.com and other google ...
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neither mobile broadband nor wireless connects on ubuntu whereas it does in windows 7 running parallely

i am using ubuntu 12.04 on my dell inspiron n5010. I read almost all the posts available but couldn't get my internet connection established. I have an MTS Mblaze usb net connect. i added the device ...
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Not able to connect to mobile broadband [closed]

I can connect to internet by modem, when i plug the device before booting.After unplugging and when try to re plug the modem after log in,there is no enable mobile network option and i cannot connect ...
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Enable mobile broadband not working

I'm using an EVDO usb Modem on 12.04. It works perfectly fine for few times. But now on wards when ever I try to connect it shows not enabled in status . I tried to enable it by ticking "Enable Mobile ...
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Internet connection is very slow

I use GSM connection to surf Internet. Before I moved to Ubuntu I used windows 7 OS. It gave me good speed with GSM connection (100 KB/s). But now Ubuntu gives me a very slow speed (2-3 KB/s). So it ...
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cannot connect with huawei e173 after upgrade to 12.10 using network manager

Since upgrade from 12.04 to 12.10 I can't connect to internet using mobile broadband modem Huawei e173. It worked earlier without problems and now it seems to be properly recognized (at least its ...
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How do I get a Huawei hilink mobile dongle modem working?

Can anyone help me fix problems with a huawi hilink mobile dongle modem. It worked initially in ubuntu 12.04 but now it doesn't seem to register. I've posted this message from windows ...
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How to use an android phone as a modem?

I have activated my mobile internet on Samsung's phone running on android 2.3. How to use my mobile phone's internet in my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS?
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Unable to connect via Mobile Broadband - But its detected - 12.10

Previously (on ubuntu 12.04), i will just connect my 3G mobile broadband modem, and will start browsing after enabling it and going through the setup process. However, on the 12.10, I'm able to ...
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Reliance net connect and ubuntu 12.04

I added recently purachased a reliance net connect broadband+. It has both balance and validity. I connected it. It was detected. I added a new mobile broadband connection. Chose the details ...
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Mobile Broadband not working in 12.10

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 and connected to MTS MBlaze. I get the message "Connection Established". But when I open Firefox, I can't view any web page.
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Mobile Broadband Connection terminating automatically after 2-3 minutes

I am connecting my mobile device with Ubuntu to access INTERNET, It connects easily but after 2-3 minutes it automatically disconnect and then I have to disconnect my mobile device and then reconnect ...
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How to use Huawei E173 in 12.04? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: HUAWEI E173 on Ubuntu 12.04 I have a Huawei E173 USB stick to access the internet. It works normally on windows but I need to use it on my Ubuntu system. I plug it in, ...
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Mobile broadband Internet connection established but unable to browse and download

I am using Ubuntu 11.04 and mobile GSM universal modem for Internet connection in my acer netbook (without cdrom). The connection is established but I am unable to browse the Internet and download ...
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USB internet not accessible

I'm brand new to ubuntu and linux. We access internet from a usb stick issued by a local telephone company. When I plug the stick into the computer, I see the device listed under internet connections ...
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How can i run Huwei E173 data card on 10.04?

Please tell me How can i run Huwei E173 data card in Ubuntu 10.4. When i connect data card there is nothing happening related to network recognizing process please help
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How to connect with Mobile Broadband using a Verizon LG USB

I have an LG-VL600 VZW broadband USB adapter that my company provides and it is activated and working on Windows7 but can't get it working in Ubuntu 12.04. I've created a mobile broadband connection ...
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Bluetooth Dial-Up Networking using Blueman

I want to configure a dial up network connection via bluetooth to my phone in order to access the internet. I use Lubuntu 12.04 (Ubuntu with LXDE) which has the Network Manager Applet and Blueman ...
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Tata Docomo 3g unable to connect using Huawei E303C

I am trying to connect to internet using Tata Docomo 3g using Huawei E303C usb modem. With the same modem I am able to connect to Idea Cellular and Reliance networks. I have tried using ...
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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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Mobile broadband device was detected before but now not any more

I am using a Huawei E1731 Mobile Broadband Device since few months now. I've had no problem with it, after installing it it ran perfectly. However two hours ago suddenly the device is not detected ...
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HUAWEI E173 on Ubuntu 12.04

I have a HUAWEI E173 usb stick to access the internet. It works normally on windows but I'd like to be able to use it on my Ubuntu system as well. I plug it in, and after 25-20 seconds the status ...
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Huawei dongle keeps on disconnecting when idle. How do I stop this?

I have a Huawei E172 USB dongle that works perfectly with Precise. However it keeps on disconnecting the internet connection when I'm not doing anything that requires internet connection. I think it ...
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How to connect by mobile broadband?

How I can connect with mobile broadband as Reber Quick in Iraqi Kurdistan Regional? It's not working in Ubuntu 12.04. It's user and password is: reber
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Mobile broadband with Huawei E1552/E1800

I can't establish the mobile broadband connection (I created the new connection in NW) via USB 3.0 on Dell Inspiron 5520. Ubuntu 12.04. lsusb: Bus 003 Device 005: ID 12d1:1446 Huawei Technologies ...
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I don't know how to configure usb modem for huawei 3g mobile network of cat cdma

Please help me someone who know how to configure it: CAT CDMA, HUAWEI C880/EVDO 3G Network:USB Modem I don't know how to configure to connect it. Please help me if someone who know about it.
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How to develop broadband router with Ubuntu?

I wanted to develop a router from scratch in Ubuntu which will manage following things. User bandwidth Management. User Browsing History and Bandwidth tracking. Assign HotSpot, PPPoe type of the ...
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How do I configure the update manager to sync daily unless connected on mobile broadband?

My mobile internet provider limits network speed after 1Gb of transfer. Is it possible to prevent Ubuntu from checking for updates automatically if connected on mobile broadland ? It would be ...
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Not Able to use Reliance Netconnect+ Modem ZTE AC2737

As is Install Ubuntu 12.04 my first Linux and Ubuntu OS ever i followed all the guides and Forums to use my Reliance Netconnect+ which has Modem ZTE AC2737 it does not connect ans shows are now ...
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Problem removing 3G mobile broadband dongle on 12.04

I recently upgraded my 3G mobile broadband dongle to a newer model. Ubuntu recognizes it and I can connect/disconnect with no trouble. The problem comes when I try to safely remove the drive by right ...
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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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Connect my mobile phone as modem via bluetooth?

I can't find any way to do this in my Ubuntu 11.10. I can do this using data cable which Automatically connects me to Internet without headache. My mobile model is Micromax Q-5fb.
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I can't connect to mobile brodband, but it is detecting

When I connect my Nokia x2 with my Ubuntu 12.04, it detects the connection BSNL GPRS, But i can't connect to the internet. When ever i try to connect, modem get disconnectd..what should i do?
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Bluetooth and Mobile Broadband is not working in Ubuntu 12.04

Bluetooth and mobile broadband connection is not working in Ubuntu 12.04...after upgrading system from 11.10....plz do help...
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HP hs2340 HSPA+ MobileBroadband on HP mini 210-4160ew mobile internet illness

The hardware is recognized with success. in iwconfig command it is: usb0 The OS is: Ubuntu 12.04 the most up to date from ubuntu site in network manager is an info: mobile connection: not powered on ...
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How do I establish a mobile broadband connection from the command line?

I run Ubuntu 12.04 on an old iMac G3. Since the GUI is too resource heavy I have disabled the display manager (lightdm) and am currently running the computer in console mode. How do I establish a ...
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How to get Mobile Broadband modem (ZTE K3370-Z) work?

I am a die hard Ubuntu user. Few days back I installed 12.04 and purchased a Vodafone modem (ZTE K3770-Z). When I try to make a mobile connection, I am able to connect to the network as indicated by ...
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Huawei e303c data-card not working for Ubuntu 11.04?

Cheers to you. I got a problem in making a Mobile-BroadBand connection in Ubuntu 11.04, using 'Huawei e303c' usb data-card. I'm using Tata Docomo 3G sim-card (India, circle: Maharastra). My ...