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What external usb-modem do you recommend(plug-play, 5ghz)? [closed]

What do you suggest? I want have usb modem operating under ubuntu immediately after connection. I need a card running at 5GHz. I do not know whether it exists (plug-and-play)? PS:I have this but ...
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Failing To Setup ZTE MF667 Modem on Ubuntu 15.04

I'm failing to setup my modem on Ubuntu 15.04. Tried using the given installation pack (which is contained in the modems cd rom partition) and following all the given steps but its giving me an ...
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Lenovo ThinkPad R61 on Ubuntu 15.10: Mobile broadband USB stick needs annoying number of trials until it eventually connects

I'm on a Lenovo Thinkpad R61 running Ubuntu 15.10 and have been doing so since 8.04 with this machine. Since a few weeks, maybe 2-3 months I've been experiencing troubles with the wireless broadband ...
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D-link dwm-157 not working on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Community. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on Lenovo G50-70 Laptop. I just bought an USB mobile internet dongle D-Link dwm-157. My issue is same as 3G D-Link DWM-157 Modem Install on Ubuntu ...
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Mobile broadband somehow did work in Ubuntu 15.10, but fails now

I recently switched from openSuse (KDE) to ubuntu 15.10 (Gnome). I'd like to use a mobile broadband Huawei USB stick, that did work in openSuse. However, I am having trouble using it in ubuntu. For ...
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Can't Connect Modem Huawei E153 Ubuntu 14.04

I can't connect Huawei Modem E153 at Ubuntu 14.04. Here is the result when I type lsusb -v at the terminal: Bus 003 Device 004: ID 12d1:1446 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. E1552/E1800/E173 (HSPA ...
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converting usb_modeswitch command to /etc/usb_modeswitch.d entry

Another upgrade broke my modem yet again. Back in the day, before Ubuntu would ever begin to support it, I'd use a script that started with a line: usb_modeswitch -v 12d1 -p 14fe -V 12d1 -P 1506 ...
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How to connect using a usb modem? [duplicate]

i recently installed ubuntu 15.10 but am having trouble connecting my huawei E1550 usb modem,since i dont have any wi-fi its really hard for me to update my drivers and all that
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usb stick broadband dosent work

My mobile broadband USB stick ( Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. ) is sometimes detected and sometimes not. Scenario: I plug-in the stick. It sometimes start to blink and the mobile broadband connection ...
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Launch mobile broadband assistant from cli

Is there a way to launch the mobile broadband assistant from cli? I'm setting up a kiosk-like system, where the user is limited to a chrome tab in kioskmode. I dont have the notification area, but the ...
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Using modem drivers with Wine

I have modem that does not include drivers for Linux. I can connect to the internet via Network Manager but I can't call with it. So I tried to install modem drivers (which has *.exe extension and ...
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usb modem not detected

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. New to Ubuntu. Huawei E3131 detected as mass storage. Ejected it, nothing doing. Installed modem-manager, its not showing here as well. This works with Windows, obviously ...
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Modem not responding wvdial ubuntu 15.10

I installed Ubuntu 15.10 yesterday(22 dec,2015). I installed wvdial and made some changes to /etc/wvdial.conf file. Connected my usb cdma 1x modem with usim of UTL Nepal. Then i typed sudo ...
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File Transfer over Wifi

I have two Laptops, Samsung Notebook (32bit System) and Dell (64bit system) both running Ubuntu 14.04. I have connected a Dlink USB 3G modem to Samsung Notebook and set up a WiFi Hotspot on it. So I ...
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Tethering 4G Dongle internet over WiFi Hot Spot

I am using an Airtel 4G Dongle. I need to share Internet with a second laptop, and a smart phone. I tried making my laptop as a WiFi hot-spot, but couldn't see any option to do this in my Ubuntu ...
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3g modem can't be found

I have trouble connecting to the Internet using my HUAWEI 3g usb modem on Xubuntu 15.10. Everything was working fine on the previous version of Xubuntu. Sometimes the modem cannot be detected. ...
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Install USB modem ZTE WCDMA on Ubuntu 14.04

I am unable to install my USB Modem on Ubuntu 14.04, When I do: sudo ./install.sh, I get the following error: This software will not run until you install "QT3 Runtime Library". You can refer to ...
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Installation error while running Airtel 3G data card

I have an Airtel 3G data card(dongle). There is this install_linux script in it. As mentioned in a blog, I copy-pasted it on Desktop and gave executable permissions and ran it. But, I get this error. ...
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'ip-config-unavailable' error when USB modem tries to connect

I have got a ZTE MF-193E modem which worked fine before. When I bought this modem more than a year ago, it worked readily out of the box. Now, as Ubuntu is progressing in version, things are becoming ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and Huawei E173s - only storage mode

I've tried for several hours to configure Huawei E173s on Ubuntu 14.04. Only what I get is that Ubuntu sees stick as storage(CD or microUSB) but I'm not able to force it to work as modem(to connect ...
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Grub hangs if 4G USB Wifi Dongle is connected

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 + Windows XP dual boot and everything works fine except my Airtel 4G LTE Wifi USB broadband modem / dongle. Right now, here's the STUPID way in which I'm getting the USB ...
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ZTE MF190 identify issue

I'm very new to Ubuntu and linux, recently try to make a SMS gateway, (I just refer the video doc from ...
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Cannot connect to the internet with Huawei 3G USB Modem

I am new to Ubuntu and to this site as well. I tried to connect to the internet using my USB Dongle, But I am not able to connect. I have used Ubuntu a few years back, and back then my dongle ...
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How Can I use my Micromax MMX 352G 3G USB Modem on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I am currently new to ubuntu and I want to access internet on Ubuntu.. Please answer in simple steps.
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USB 3G modem initialization unstable

SYSTEM: Notebook Dell Inspiron 7720 (USB3 ports) Operating system: Linux Mint 17.2 64b XFCE USB 3G Modem: Huawei E171 (s/n 4BA5TA*), unchanged operator firmware PROBLEM: Hard to initialize ...
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Share USB mobile broadband connection through a router via LAN cable in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Millet Mini router which supports 2.4 Ghz and 5.0 Ghz networks. I also have a 3G USB dongle. I want to share the internet of USB dongle to the wifi Router through LAN cable connection between ...
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tl9200 usb ethernet driver problem?

My house was struck by lightning which destroyed my adsl/router and landline phone. To my surprise my computer (which is connected but turned off when the lightning strike ) is still working, only the ...
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USB internet not working on ubuntu 14.04 lts. How to download kernel , no internet?

i'm not able to connect my reliance dongle as it requires some compiler or kernel to run the setup. Where to get these for my ubuntu 14.04lts?
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I cannot connect to mobile broadband network

I'm using Ubuntu gnome 14.04.3. Today all of a sudden I cannot connect to my MTS Broadband network. it is displayed in the nm applet but when I click on it says connecting and the it says 'off'. I ...
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Data usage monitor for wvdial?

I'm using wvdial for using my CDMA dongle on laptop. The dongle works fine but is there a way to check real time connection speed, total data used and the signal strength of dongle? I have already ...
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Cannot connect to mobile broadband Ubuntu 15.04

I am using a USB modem for internet connection that works fine with windows. To work with Ubuntu, I have added a mobile broadband connection. Ubuntu also recognizes the modem and shows the connection ...
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Modem can't be initialised after distro upgrade to 15.10

I used Kubuntu 15.04 and my ZTE modem worked. Since I upgraded to 15.10 via Muon, the modem does not work: I enter PIN and after that I get the message: "The modem could not be initialised." I guess ...
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Airtel 4G Dongle not working with Ubuntu 12.04

I'm not able to connect to Airtel 4G connection using dongle. While attempting connect a notification pops up stating: "Modem network - Disconnected". Few pointers: Mobile Bradband is enabled. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 3g usb modem install

fellows. Ubuntu 12.04 3g usb modem: CDMA WeTelecom 450 EVDO Rev.B So what have I done? aldr@aldr-HP-ProBook-450-G0:~$ lsusb Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub ...
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Unable to configure USB modem for 3G wifi dongle in Ubuntu Desktop 14.04.3 LTS

I have recently installed Ubuntu Desktop 14.04.3 LTS. I wish to configure and use a Tata Photon Max Wifi Dongle as my internet connection. When I plug it into my brand new system, it does not get ...
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Virtualbox - how to passthrough modem from ubuntu host to windows guest

It is possible to pass-through an usb modem which is not recognized by the host Ubuntu 15.04 to a windows guest?, I have the windows drivers and I want to use dial-up while keeping my Ubuntu host. How ...
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Kubuntu 14.04 no drivers found Qualcomm E1750

my problem is I have a Qualcomm E1750 USB 3G modem that is actually a Huawei E800 modem. ModemManager in Kubuntu 14.04 Reports it as a "Qualcomm Incorporated E1750", lsusb reports it as a Huawei ...
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get stats about my 3g connection

Hi I connected my computer with a 3g usb stick, and I want to know info about my connection. I know that there are apps in android which give you details about the site that you are connected to, the ...
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Configuring USB Dongle on Ubuntu Server

I have a USB 4G Internet dongle which I want to configure to use on my Ubuntu Server, unlike the Ubuntu desktop version, it does not auto detect the dongle and start working as soon as I plug it in. ...
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update to latest version of usb_modeswitch

How can I update to the latest ( currently version 2.2.5) of usb_modeswitch. the version I now have on ubuntu is 2.1.1 I am on Ubuntu 14 and does not wish to upgrade to 15 Thanks
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Installing ZTE Modem MF192 on ubuntu 14.04

I am posting on this thread afresh since i haven't been able to get a definite answer for making this modem work. The modem is being detected when inserted and by using lsusb: Bus 004 Device 002: ...
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iBall Airway 21 modem not detected in Ubuntu 14.04

No out of the box solution for this Modem. I was using ZTE AC2737 modem earlier, which was detected and working fine. Can anyone help on this.
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Connecting multiple USB Data cards as devices

I have a number of Huawei E3276 USB modems I would like to connect to my Ubuntu 14.04 machine. I have installed the appropriate drivers and used usb_modeswitch to allow them to be talked to using AT ...
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Internet via Huawei E3531 Stick only works if eth0 is down?

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop and plugged in my Huawei E3531 USB internet stick. It worked immediately, I see a usb0 network interface and I'm connected to the internet. However, I wanted ...
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How do I force mount a USB modem?

Summary My USB modem fails to get mounted sometimes. If it is after a reboot (and login), it gets mounted. If it is not after a reboot (after a wake from suspend, e.g.), it absolutely fails to get ...
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Problem installing Mobile partner in Ubuntu 14.04

I tried installing mobile partner for my Ubuntu 14.04. I downloaded the software and installed. But it had not been installed successfully and I had my processor fan running super fast and my laptop ...
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PTCL evo wingle get stop working in Ubuntu 14.04

I've dual boot on HP envy laptop: Windows 8 and Ubuntu 14.04 The issue is that PTCL evo wingle is not working properly on Ubuntu 14.04. But if I use it once in windows 8, then I could restart my ...
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huawei k4203i data card issue in ubuntu 15.04

I bought today huawei k4203i data card and followed the install drivers instruction for Linux and successfully installed the drivers for first time and my Ubuntu 15.04 x64 is detecting the device and ...
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Sharing USB dongle internet over wifi

I know that there are multiple guides and questions to share internet by using the hotspot however, what I'm looking is something different. I have usb router connected to computer which is connected ...
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xTerm and wvdial issue

After mounting USB modem opens xTerm which connects me to the internet after some time it shut's down. Hey all, Look ... when I'm starting sudo wvdial on normal gnome-terminal - All works without ...