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How to connect to the internet by using 'huawei power-fi e8231?

I have just installed ubuntu-MATE in my computer. previously i was using fedora 23. when i was using my huawei power-fi e8231 data card in fedora then whenever i inserted the data card into the usb ...
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WiFi connection run very slow in Ubuntu 16.04 (USB Stick)

I have recently installed Ubuntu 16.04 beside Windows 7. I use TP-Link TL-WN821n. Ubuntu normally installed, seems that USB stick driver was installed automatically. but the internet connection is ...
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Can't connect Usb modem on Lubuntu 16.04

My usb modem is detecting in network manager, however on clicking connect button, it keeps on going for few minutes and disconnects thereafter. Please see output of various queries below- lsusb: ...
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Mobile Broadband not working on Dell Inspiron after upgrading to 15.10

I've just upgraded my Dell Inspiron from ubuntu trusty to xubuntu wily (I formatted and performed a clean install rather than a usual upgrade). All the other things are working as usual except the ...
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Can not connect Huawei e3372 modem on Ubuntu 15.10. Please help

I got a new Huawei E3372 modem for my 4G data connection. I have not been able to make it work, since it does not show up in my Network Manager. Can some one point me to the correct direction on how ...
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hauwei e303 is not detected after machine is wake up from sleep

I have huawei e303 dongle. If I plug it and boot up my system, it is working fine. And if I plug it after machine is booted up it also works fine, but only for the first. If I unplugged it after above ...
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How to configure Mobile Broadband (APN)

I've just installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my HP Folio 1040. My laptop has built-in Mobile Broadband Module "HP lt4112". I'm using it on windows for Mobile Broadband. But on Ubuntu, I tried to connect it but ...
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how to disable auto connect when the usb modem is plugged in?

i have d-link dwp-157. i am new to Ubuntu. i have installed the drivers using terminal . it works fine . but when i plug the modem , it automatically connects to INTERNET . please tell me how to ...
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Using flash modem on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have a flash modem Huawei model E160G. It works great on 14.04 but I am not able to read the amount of data I have used or how much I have left. If I plug the flash into a Windows computer, a ...
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Micromax 3g modem 5.381 version not detect

My micromax 3g modem version 5.381 are not recognized by ubuntu 14.04 when i connect to pc usb port. Sir please help me to solve this problem thank you
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USB ports not reading ext. hard drive/pen drive etc

I was previously on Windows 7 which crashed, after reading several posts online I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS via a usb flash drive. The OS seems to be installed correctly however my USB ports were not ...
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Huawei dongle is not detected by Dell laptop

I have two laptop computers one is HP and other one is a DELL. I recently installed ubuntu 14.04 on both laptops. I have a Huawei 3g dongle (Model no : E153) which is detected by only the HP laptop ...
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Using Netgear Broadband 341U

I have an Ubuntu 14.04 platform and I have been trying to use Sprint Netgear 341 USB Modem. I have downloaded the Linux documentation from Netgear website and followed the instructions. I successfully ...
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USB Modem Stopped Working Ubuntu 15.10

I use a MTS MBLAZE modem(created by ZTE) to connect to the Internet. Normally Ubuntu automatically detects the modem and in a few seconds shows a notification that "Mobile Broadband Network. you are ...
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Gnome PPP does not detect 56k usb modem cnet cnum56-rs (chipset Conexant) in 14.04

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (64 bits) and try to run a 56k modem usb cnet, modem data are as follows: Brand: CNet Model: CNUM56-RS Chipset: Conexant When I run lsusb with the connected modem out the ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 can't connect to the internet with USB modem

Ubuntu can't connect to the internet despite detecting my USB modem. However, it gives me the message You are registered to the home network. But when I create a new mobile broadband profile and try ...
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using a USB phone modem (LG GD 570) in linux with Reliance GSM 3g Data plan in Kolkata, India

I am using a LG GD570 phone as a modem. My USB connection mode is set up as "Data Service". I am in Kolkata and I have purchased a 3g data plan with APN given by smartnet. So, I connect the USB cable ...
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LTE network connection with USB stick

I am running 15.10 on a Lenovo ThinkPad R61 and have been running Ubuntu since 8.04 on this machine. Since upgrading to 15.04 I have serious trouble with mobile broadband connections via USB modems. ...
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Huawei USB EVDO Modem(12d1:1446) no longer detected in Ubuntu 15.10

My Huawei modem was listed by lsusb in Ubuntu 15.10 as follows Huawei Technologies co Ltd. But its no longer detected!! Once , it was shown in NetworkManager as mobile broadband device. I chose ...
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mobile broadband signal strength indicator in ubuntu 15.10 weaker than in window 10

I am dual-booting Ubuntu 15.10 (kernel: 4.2) alongside with Window 10 in my new Aspire E15 E5-573G-779S. Appreciate if anyone can help to advise on below problem: using usb modem - mobile broadband 3G ...
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Huawei USB 3G modem not working on Lenovo G40-30 under Ubuntu 14.04 x64

I have a Huawei 3G USB modem which works fine on desktop Ubuntu 14.04 x32 without any efforts. It doesn't work on Ubuntu 14.04 x64 on Lenovo G40-30 laptop. Nothing happens when it is inserted in USB ...
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Have to reconnect mobile broadband many times to establish internet. What could be the reason?

I am using Huawei E303 Model HSPA Stick in Ubuntu 15.10. But i have to keep on disconnecting and reconnecting the internet from the notification area 5-6 times to start browsing. Every time i get a ...
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Upgrading to latest kernel disabled by USB Wifi Dongle

I recently updated to the latest kernel, and the USB wifi dongle stopped working. I booted into an earlier kernel version, and wifi dongle works perfectly in that (I am currently using that). Can ...
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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?