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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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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Setting up two usb modem-3g mobile broadband

I am trying to connect two usb modem at the same time. I would like ubuntu to recognize both of them as different usb modem (i.e. ppp0 and ppp1). I am newbie in ubuntu so I would appreciate it if you ...
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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.