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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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, and ...
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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 "TATA.DOCOMO....
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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 broadband"...
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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 Co.,...
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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 [closed]

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 ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Problem connecting Internet by Mobile Broadband through LG GU220

I am using Ubuntu 12.04. I use my LG cellphone titled GU220 using Aircel connection. The phone gets connected as an USB device well enough, but the network always fails to connect whenever I try to ...
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3G modem not being detected after instaling V mobile broadband

I have 3G mobile broadband(Visiontek 7.2 HSUPA modem with AIRCEL simcard) which was very well detected and able to browse Internet in Ubuntu 12.04 previously. Unfortunately I have installed V mobile ...
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Mobile Broadband Not enable (EVDO)

I have upgraded my ubuntu with 11.10 i368,after completion of installation i have connected my EVDO card and configured all mobile broadband setting. At first it got connected and was able to surf ...
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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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Ubuntu 12.04 can't detect internal mobile broadband (Gobi 2000)

Hi I have been trying Ubuntu to detect and connect using the buit in mobile broadband capability in my HP 110 netbook but until now nothing seems to work Output of lspci command: 00:1e.0 PCI bridge: ...
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How to enable/disable mobile broadband from terminal?

I use ZTE USB Modem on Natty Narwhal. Every thing works fine but sometimes it get disconnected. I want to write Shell script that reconnects mobile broadband if it is disconnected or the received data ...
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How can I restart the “mobile brodband” / modem ? is it possible without restarting the whole system?

I have no clue is there anything like I asked or not. I often use Nokia n72 to connect to the Internet. The problem Im facing is, after two or three hrs the modem automatically disconnects. I can not ...
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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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Micromax MMX 310G Data Card is not being recognized as a modem

I am using Ubuntu 12.04. When I plug My USB Mobile Broadband Modem, it is detected as a storage disk. It does not switch its mode to Modem. The modem is Micromax MMX310G 3G.
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Connection problems with 3G Dongle (Vodafone K3805-Z)

In my newly-installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, my ZTE K3805-Z Vodafone-branded USB 3G dongle shows in the notification area as a 'Mobile Broadband' connection called 'Vodafone Contract'. So far, so good! ......
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Using two internet connections

Sometimes I work in place where I have free wifi, but it requires proxy - and it work only for http(s). In my work I need ssh sometimes. I bought a G4 card, but it has transfer limit so I would like ...
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Why is my MTS MBlaze dongle not getting detected?

According to the user guide, I need to install the driver that is present on the dongle. But when I insert the dongle, nothing is showing up. The green light on it is blinking, though. It's getting ...
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How do I remove Mobile Broadband connections that don't appear under “Edit Connections…”?

When I first tried to use my mobile to connect to the internet, I created a Mobile Broadband connection. I did this by opening Bluetooth > Preferences and ticking "Access the Internet using your ...
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How to setup Proximus mobile broadband?

We've got mobile broadband from Proximus, but the software provided with it is for Windows and Mac only. If I simply plug it in in an Ubuntu laptop, it brings up a wizard which helps you setting ...
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How do i configure universal USB modems (e.g. iBall 3.5G Connect) [duplicate]

There is no user guide with this USB modem for linux installation and it is not detected automatically in Ubuntu 11.10. Help.
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How to Install Tata Photon Plus (VME 101 Olive)?

I want to install VME 101 Olive with latest version of ubuntu also i need to know if there is any interface to run .exe files in the same. Please help me i am a novice for Ubuntu.