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How to install 3G mobile broadband? [duplicate]

I never install 3G mobile broadband inside ubuntu since I'm using lucid and till now, maverick How to make it run? I've tried so many ways to make it happen but still get the same result. its only ...
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How can I remove modem-manager from boot?

I would like to remove modem-manager service from my boot, how can I do it ?
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Mobile 3G Connection

Hello i'm a newbie Ubuntu user, I have a Mobile 3G Modem (Vodafone VODEM) , i found my modem's drivers in this site . I installed it and now i can connect via my 3G Modem very well. But while i was ...
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How does my Dongle work automatically?

I've connected a '3G Dongle' to my PC and I've wondered how it automatically connected in Ubuntu 14.04 without installing any supporting software of the Dongle manually, but I've installed that while ...
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Qualcomm Gobi WWAN modem no longer appears in Network Manager

Not sure what happened here. I installed Cinnamon on my Ubuntu 12.10 environment yesterday, rebooted when finished and everything was working fine. I even used my WWAN modem after my fixed line ...
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Shutdown Hangs for 5 Minutes on Kubuntu 14.04

I've had persistent problems with a 5 minute hang at shutdown for the last three versions of Kubuntu (13.04, 13.10, and now 14.04). I suspect this is not a KDE-specific problem. Recently, I performed ...
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Mobile Internet Modem Olivetti Olicard 155 does not work in Ubuntu 12.10

I have a problem, I bought a 3G mobile modem, but does not work in Ubuntu 12.10, also did not work on Ubuntu 12.04. I installed the USB Modeswitch and has the same flaw, does not recognize the modem ...
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How do I get a CDMA USB Modem ZTE AC682 modem working?

How to make my usb modem ZTE ac682 work instanly, i mean when i put the modem my system (ubuntu 11.10) can recognize my modem automatically??? do anyone have a workaround?
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Dialing into multiple PPP connections

I have multiple 3G USB based Modems. I would like them to keep connected simultaneously, NOT necessarily aggregating their bandwidth; a separate intelligent application would manage their utilization ...
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Problem getting GOBI 2000 HS to work [closed]

I've been trying to get my integrated GOBI WWAN card to work under 10.10 for a while now. I was able to get the network manager to see the card after installing the gobi-loader package. I was able ...
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Modem manager in Ubuntu14.04

I am using mc509 in a Ubuntu 14.04 box. uname -a;lsb_release -a Linux HBOX-0100b5 3.10.17 #1 SMP Wed Sep 3 02:38:52 PDT 2014 armv7l armv7l armv7l GNU/Linux No LSB modules are available. Distributor ...
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apt-get problem while installing , removing and updating [duplicate]

I tried to install ZTE's software for mobile broadband but it got error while installing itself. Now I was ok with the network-manager which itself detects my USB modem. But, everytime while ...
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Internet connection in Oneiric [closed]

Main Problem I am unable to connect to the internet from Ubuntu 11.10. Additional Info I am trying to connect using a 3G USB modem via a mobile broadband connection. Country: South Africa ...
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Kill modem-manager process

I would like to use the script sakis3g. And I need to kill modem-manager in order to use it. I use sudo killall modem-manager but process keeps restarting. Is there a way to kill it?
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How do I connect with my Verizon Mobile Broadband dongle?

When I try and set up my mobile connection through the connection wizard it doesn't work at all. There is no indication that my computer even recognizes it. Any pointers? This is a Verizon dongle.
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Add a call function to modem-manager-gui

Modem Manager GUI is very helpful tool for EDGE/3G/4G modem specific functions control. I am using modem-manager-gui 0.0.16-2 with Ubuntu 14.04: It has very useful functions like SMS, USSD, ...
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USB modem gets disconnected after some time in 12.04

I have huawei E1732 USB modem and I am using mobile-partner with it(given by the manufacturer). Recently the modem began to disconnect and the network doesn't show up after it disconnects and I have ...
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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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modem-manager not working

I used to connect to the internet using my usb-modem in the earlier versions of ubuntu. But after installing precise i'm not able to connect to the internet. Please help. I don't want to use ...
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How do I get a CSL Usb Modem U1-TF to work?

how can i connect to internet using CSL USB Modem U1-TF ? I have no problems with Huawei E550 but i can't connect using CSL U1-TF . Fixed - Automatically available when plug in and is supported in ...
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HSPA 3g modem manager for backtrack/ubuntu

I am getting problem with a 3g mobile broadband modem/dongle. Is there any free program available for ubuntu to operate over 3g modem. I am having problem with instruction came with modem. Is their ...
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Can my aborted 10.04 to 12.04 upgrade be rescued?

Spent most of yesterday on upgrade from 10.04 to 12.04, on Acer Aspire One A110AB (Intel Atom processor 1.6GHz, 16gb ssd, 1gb RAM, no optical drive). Had about 2.3gb of free space to begin but cleared ...
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tata photon whiz not detected [closed]

my tata photon whiz huawei modem could not detected in ubuntu 11.04. I have tried my best but it went in vein. so please help me,i am not able use internet on ubuntu.
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Huawei E303 USB modem not working in 14.04

I installed Ubuntu on my pen drive. I can connect using my android phone tethering, but when I wanted to use my Huawei Mobile 3G USB modem, it is not detected by Ubuntu but shows a CD ROM type of icon ...
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How to fix Bluetooth DUN Phone Details Not detected?

I tried to connect Nokia 5233 to Ubuntu 14.04. I have Blueman installed and everything worked fine including file transfer. But when I try to connect DUN - over Bluetooth - I get an error message: ...
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Add calling and sms to Vodafone Dongle K3772

I have a Vodafone 3G Dongle which I use to connect to internet on my Ubuntu 12.04 laptop. All is working fine. Now I want to add sms and call facility to this device so that I could make calls ...
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USSD fails due to Missing interface org.freedesktop.ModemManager1.Modem.Modem3gpp.Ussd in 14.04

after upgrade to 14.04 every time i use USSD i get a dbus-send error due to missing interface in the object path /org/freedesktop/ModemManager1/Modem/0 Dose any one know how i can add this missing ...
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Computer will not turn off properly

I have Ubuntu Gnome 13.10 x86 on my old ~2007 iMac. It is not dual booting and it runs an intel processor. It has 2 GB of RAM. My issue is that after I push the "Shutdown" button from the user menu ...
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Mobile Broadband Modem will not connect with Kernel 3.11 Ubuntu 12.04.4

My Mobile Broadband modem works with Kernel 3.2.0-58-generic #88-Ubuntu SMP, however it fails to complete a connection with the new 3.11 Kernel. Does anyone have a solution to enable the modem with ...
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Could not run Hauwei E173 on 12.10 using NetworkManager (even from trunk)

I am trying to run Huawei E173 device on Ubuntu 12.10. First of all I have tried running it on raw Ubuntu (installed via Wubi) without any changes. Device was detected at lsusb as Bus 003 Device 004: ...
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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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How to dial modem without sudo

I am using ixconn as modem manager because it has many more features than the default network manager. But it cannot be used without root privileges (i.e., sudo). How can I use ixconn to dial my ...
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How to fix Network Disconnected error with a ZTE 3G Mobile broadband modem [closed]

I was using a "ZTE" 3G Mobile Broadband to connect with the Internet. It had some hardware issues, and I bought a new "Prolink" 3G Mobile Broadband. When I try to connect it, Ubuntu shows a "Network ...
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Cannot connect to Onda GSM phone using network-manager [closed]

On Oneiric unstable fully updated/upgraded using network-manager broadband connection with: ID 19d2:1015 ONDA Communication S.p.A. I want some hints to make a Onda GSM usbkey 19d2:1015 work? route ...
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How do I get a Tata Docomo USB modem working? [closed]

I have a USB Tata Docomo (USB Modem to connect internet) lsusb shows Bus 002 Device 003: ID 05c6:9000 Qualcomm, Inc. Let me know how can my USB mode it work in Ubuntu 10.04 64 bit. As per this ...
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Delete file from the /usr/sbin

What is the goal of /usr/sbin folder? I found in that folder modem-manager, which makes me many problems. Can I delete it from that directory?
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What application in ubuntu that is like MDMA in Windows?

I use MDMA in windows to connect my GSM modem. I connect it in GPRS signal. Then I changed the signal to 3G without disconnecting the internet connection. Is there any application that can do like the ...
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Trendnet TFM-561U modem permissions

How do I give myself permission to use my modem in my machine? I am trying to use efax-cgt to send faxes and don't have permission to use the modem. How can that be? ted@ted-desktop:~$ id ...
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Connecting a pyboard via USB gives “Could not grab port (tty/ttyACM0)”

When I plug a micropython (Arduino-like microprocessor board) in via USB it works just fine as a USB file-system, however I cannot use it as a TTY. I'm using Ubuntu 14.4 64bit. When I plug in the ...
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Is there Internet Bug in Ubuntu 12.10 [closed]

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 on 2 disk partitions and installed MTS MBlaze usb modem on both the partitions.When I start any of these 2 partitions, I get the message "Connection Established", but "Modem ...
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Modem Manager crashing in 12.10

When I start Ubuntu 12.10, I see the message "System Program Problem..." Modem Manager crashes and I can't view any web page. I downloaded the latest modem-manager from ubuntu updates, but it also ...
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How do I get a Huawei E1550 dongle working?

I need help making my E1550 dongle work on Ubuntu 12.04. When I connect the dongle to my laptop, it is recognized by the Network-Manager and is listed as one of the options. But each time I try to ...
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Is there any way to send and receive SMS through my Prolink PHS300 3g modem?

Is there any way to send and receive SMS through my 3g modem. I'm using prolink phs300 modem.
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Can someone explain what these messages are REALLY telling me? [closed]

Trying to log back in, init greets with messages like Failed to spawn encryptfs-utils-save (I don't care for encryption and my drives are never encrypted....at least, not by me - so who or what is ...
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How to send USSD codes using Modem Manager GUI?

Whenever I try to run USSD codes via Modem Manager GUI, I get weird output. How to convert it to readable format? I am using Ubuntu 14.04
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Incorrect upload speed/No signal readings (D-Link DWA 157)

My Laptop is giving me a upload speed of 5Gb/s and shows I have uploaded a total of 623TB. There also not signal readings nor is the network name showing up. Also cant use the USSD. This is happening ...
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system policy prevents unlocking or controlling the mobile broadband device?

Keep getting this pop-up requiring me to enter my password when I have Modem Manager GUI open. It happens every 5 mins, as long as Modem Manager is open. How do i change my system policy to allow the ...
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How can I rise up mobile network performance under Ubuntu to Windows level?

... or What can be causing less effective broadband networking on Ubuntu? Ubuntu 14.04 x64 ping: 25-70ms, download: 2Mb, upload: 3Mb compared to Windows 7 x64 ping: 25ms, download: 4Mb - 5Mb, ...
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Modem Manager GUI can't detect BSNL EVDO (ZTE AC8700)

I am using Bsnl EVDO (ZTE AC8700) in India (Uttarakhand). My query is that in my ubuntu 14.04 laptop, Modem manager GUI doesn't work whether I reinstall it 1000 times after uninstalling.. When I ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 slow shut down after sleep

I upgraded from 14.04 to 14.10 recently. The laptop does not shut down properly anymore. It used to take only 3-5 sec to shutdown in 14.04. But now it needs ca. 5 min to shut down after sleep. If it ...