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Is there a list of usb 4G modems that work “as is” in Ubuntu?

I've been trying out different usb modems from different networks in Portugal, and each time I get a new one it's always a week-long adventure of trying to get it to work with Ubuntu, which usually ...
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Not able to connect to the internet using HUAWEI E303 datacard

I followed the steps mentioned in the post. But now I am not able to connect to the internet using my HUAWEI E303 datacard. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Could you please guide me on this ?
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Ubuntu 14.04 failed to detect USB modem [MTS Mblaze] after system update

My fresh Ubuntu 14.04 box was able to detect an USB modem and successfully connected to internet, though I found connection is sometime shaky. But the joy lasted only few days. Now, If I remember ...
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Ubuntu server internet connection

Im using windows 8 with USB Internet Connection. I have installed ubuntu server using Virtual Box. In Virtualbox Network setting i tried all types of connections. Still ubuntu server is not getting ...
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Setting up my new 3G usb modem "D-Link DWP 156 in ubuntu 13.10

This USB modem has official support for Linux OS(Ubuntu 10.04 or above). I have tried all the methods shown on various sites but Nothing worked. In the terminal I typed isusb and the output is as ...
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Installing D-Link DWA-131 (13.10)

I found this thread: How do I install a D-Link DWA-131? But it has been closed. One comment referred to this guide: http://bernaerts.dyndns.org/linux/74-ubuntu/277-ubuntu-precise-dwa-131-rev-b1 ...
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Strange e1550 dongle behavior, initialized only if loaded in Windows previously

I'm a new user of Ubuntu, and connect to internet via Huawei e1550 dongle (USB modem). I also have a Windows OS like a second one (dual boot) on my laptop. So yesterday I login to Windows, do some ...
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Modem Advan Jetz DT-08 Tanpa Terminal

Mas, mau tanya nih. Gimana ya caranya koneksi modem Advan DT-08 yang tidak pake terminal? Masalahnya ada temen ane yang punya dan cenderung tidak menyukai terminal (GUI method preferred). Thanks atas ...
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Cannot detect 'Mobilelink ML27 Telkomsel Flash' modem in ubuntu 12.04

I am now using the USB modem 'Mobilelink HSUPA 7.2 Mbps Model ML27' to try to connect to internet in ubuntu 12.04. However, it cannot detect my USB modem and I cannot install it following Network ...
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3G D-Link DWM-157 Modem Install on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm a new in Linux and Ubuntu, too. Please, tell me how I can install my 3G Modem (D-Link DWM-157) on Ubuntu 12.04. Some steps, that I've been already tried (after Googling): Plug in the modem (...
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My mobile-broadband device does not work on ubuntu 13.10

My mobile-broadband device 1c9e:6061 OMEGA TECHNOLOGY WL-72B 3.5G MODEM does not work on Ubuntu 13.10 or any Ubuntu based distros. But it works well on Fedora 19 and Fuduntu. on Ubuntu: # lsusb Bus ...
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How to get my 3G ZTE MF XXX / Prolink PHS XXX dongle working in Linux

Some of these devices either aren't naturally detected or are not usable in Ubuntu and other GNU/Linux operating systems.
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MTS USB modem on ubuntu 13.10

I have newly installed ubuntu 13.10 on my laptop. But it can not mount the MTS mblaze usb modem. So I am unable to connect to net. When I am typing lsusb on the terminal it is showing the device. How ...
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Getting HUAWEI Mobile Broadband E173 to work in Ubuntu 13.10

I'm trying to get a/an Huawei E173 Mobile Broadband USB device to work with the Network Manager components in the GUI (Ubuntu 13.10). I'm having no luck, but I can get it working successfully using ...
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Upgraded to 13.10 and my airtel connection manager does not detect Huawei E398 4g LTE modem

I was using the Airtel 4G LTE modem (Huawei E398) with the Airtel connection manager successfully in Ubuntu 12.10 (in one partition, have Ubuntu 13.04 in another partition). Upgraded to Ubuntu 13.10 2 ...
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Detect Samsung Tab as USB Modem using gnome-ppp

I exploit internet in PC by tethering USB from Samsung Tab2 : Internet works fine , however, i cannot configure this device as usb modem using gnome-ppp i set /dev/ttyS0 , because when i run ...
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3G Modem visible only on fresh start

I'm experiencing very weird behaviour with my 3G modem (USB). It works only if I will plug it when my computer is turned off and then turn it on. If I do so, the modem works perfectly fine. When I ...
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Setting-up Beetel BG64 3G USB modem in ubuntu 13.10 [How-To]

I have just bought a Beetel BG64 usb modem. This modem is working fine on Win 7 but not in ubuntu 13.10 (saucy). I have tried a lot, but still not working.I have posted the output of lsusb & usb-...
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3G modem recognized as CD ROM

How can I identify whether a USB 3G dongle was recognized as a CD ROM or modem? How can I switch to modem mode in case it was recognized as CD ROM?
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Installing Tata Photon Plus Dialer-Ubuntu 13.10

I am using Ubuntu-13.10. I bought a new Tata Photon Plus Prepaid connection (EC-156 Modem). I installed the dialer in my Windows Desktop Pc and it went fine. I tried to install the dialer software in ...
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Huawei EC306 (Tata Photon Max) is not working on Ubuntu 13.10

I've just installed Huawei EC306 dongle in Ubuntu 13.10 as described in user manual and provided software in Data Card. I executed script: sudo ./install_linux from application provided in Dongle ...
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Cannot connect to internet using D-link mobile broadband modem for BSNL network

I am using dlink modem of model DWM-156 as an HSUPA USB adapter with a BSNL network sim in it. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 alongside with windows7. I have defined the network settings in the mobile ...
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Share USB modem dongle Internet over WiFi

I am using a USB dongle (Tata Photon+ and Reliance Netconnect) for Internet and I want to share it over WiFi so that I can use it for my WiFi Tablet. I mean to turn my Laptop into a HotSpot so that I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04, 13.10 - how to install vodafone mobile connect usb modem for 3g, 4g? model, option globesurfer icon

I have this device Vodafone Option Globsurfer icon usb modem. which is working in windows 7, xp, vista. ( driver for windows: http://www.myceloteh.com/3g/softwaredriver-update-vista-for-vodafone-...
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Huawei E1260 dialer detecting device in 13.04 but not in 13.10

I am facing a similar problem like many others, but yet different. I have the dialer working, but it is not able to detect to device to initialize it. Any solutions? Been at it for a few hours. ...
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Problem While Upgrading Modem Manager Ubuntu 12.04

I am having a problem with Mobile broadband, it frequently disconnects about every 2-3 seconds. There was not any updates available in the synaptic package manager. I downloaded the source from this ...
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Huawei UML397 U.S. Cellular 4G LTE Broadband USB Modem?

I am using Zorin OS 6 LTS, which I believe is technically Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Anyway, I was using an older 3G Modem from U.S. Cellular, and it worked perfectly with an easy setup (following this guide)...
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Balance of GSM USB Modem using USSD

Are there some tools or commands I can use to send USSD codes for checking balance and data balance of the GSM SIM Card in my USB modem (Mobile broadband dongle)?
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STC Alcatel X080S Modem not working in Ubuntu 13.10

I am really blank, don't know what to do. I'm connecting the modem but it's not getting detected. What is the way to get it work?
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Huwaei EC1260 not showing up as modem device

I have installed ubuntu 13.10, and have difficulty in mobile boradband. I have a Tata Photon usb stick, configured as Huawei EC 1260. It shows up in lsusb as 12d1:140b, but does not show up as device ...
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USB Modem changes product ID on upgrading to 13.10

Till yesterday, I was successfully using the Reliance Netconnect + USB modem (Vendor ID: 0x19d2, Product ID: 0xffe9). This morning, I happened to upgrade to 13.10 and voila! The product ID has ...
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MobilePartner not recognizing the Huawei E1750 modem on Ununtu 13.10

I have Huawei E1750 usb mode with mobilepartner(dialer) installed on Ubuntu 13.10. Problem is it that the dialer is not recognizing the modem after plugging into the computer. In Ubuntu 13.04, it ...
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MTS Mblaze not detecting in Ubuntu 12.04LTS

My MTS Mblaze is not detecting in Ubuntu 12.04LTS. When i tried to install Mblaze driver it shows NDIS driver missing. Again tried commenting dkg line in code. Even though i'm not able to install my ...
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Mobile broadband USB stick not working suddenly

My Huawei mobile broadband dongle was working on both my computers until a week or so ago. Now, it only works on my laptop. My laptop is running Ubuntu 13.04, my desktop is running 13.10 (the dongle ...
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Configuring a usb modem in Ubuntu 12.04 - toshiba laptop

Strange Problem in Ubuntu I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit version in my Desktop and when I plugged in 2 different USB modems they were promptly recognized and was able to configure them using ...
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Huawei e173s 3G USB dongle won't switch into modem mode

Output of lsusb | grep Huawei is Bus 003 Device 003: ID 12d1:1c0b Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. E173s 3G broadband stick (modem off) I've checked if usb_modeswitch is set up properly as per ...
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In Ubuntu, Is there an application like “Huawei Mobile Partner” for Broadband Connections?

I want to know that is there an application in Ubuntu which is like Huawei Mobile Partner. That application should provide: Display bandwidth SMS facility. Make Connection and ...
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Looking at serial port traffic

I'm a Windoze guy so I'm kinda lost here. Usually when I want to see what's happening on a serial port IE com 1, I fire up PuTTY and point it at Com 1 and I'm done. In Linux I don't have PuTTY. ...
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ZTE MF180 - BSNL - 3G Datacard USB Modem not working in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I'm entirely new to Ubuntu and hence do not have much knowledge about it... I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS version alongside with Windows 7 since i wanted dual booting option. Here's my ...
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Cannot start ubuntu 12.04: URGENT

I am haveing problems with my 3g USB internet stick (HSUPA MF195). I tried everything and I just cannot get it working. The last thing I tried to do is described here http://news.softpedia.com/news/...
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Unable to mount Internet Manager ZTE MF-195 USB wireless modem

I just got this ZTE MF-195 USB wireless modem, and when I plug it in I get this message: Unable to mount Internet Manager Error mounting: mount: /dev/sr0 already mounted or /media/Internet Manager ...
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Could Not Connect to Internet Even After Installing wvdial

After I start wvdial, I get the following lines $sudo wvidal WvDial: Internet dialer version 1.61 Initializing modem. Sending: ATZ OK Sending: ATQ0 V1 E1 S0=0 &C1 &D2 +...
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Configuring Asus USB-N13 Wireless Driver without Internet Connection

I don't have a wired internet connection on my desktop and I had a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS right now. I bought an ASUS USB-N13 Wireless Adapter; but although it recognizes my wireless ...
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Installation procedure for Huwaei E303c dongle

I'd like a step-by-step procedure for installing my Huwaei Eo303c dongle in Ubuntu 12.04. I am quite new to this, and I haven't been successful in installing it despite trying out a number of methods.
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Mobile broadband not connect without unplug and plug

I have recently installed ubuntu 13.10 and I am still very new in this operating system. My problem is that when I start my computer, it detects all the wifi connections around but not my mobile ...
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Problem with building/compiling a driver for Edimax wireless adapter EW-7822UAC in Kubuntu 13.10 64-bit

I have a USB wireless adapter EW-7822UAC from Edimax, and I used to be able to build/compile a Linux driver from the source that the vendor provided just by installing build-essential package on a ...
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ubuntu 13.04 recognizes usb mobile broadband modem as ethernet connection

When I plug in my USB mobile broadband modem (ZTE MF-667), in the network manager instead of a mobile broadband connection, I get an Ethernet connection, called: Ethernet Network (ZTE WCDMA ...
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Sprint NetGear 341U USB Modem

I connect my Sprint NetGear 341U USB Modem to my computer but ubuntu 12.04 did not recognize it.
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Connecting to Internet using TataPhoton 3G dongle(ZTE MF190) Ubuntu 12.04

I have bought a new Tata Docomo Photon 3G Dongle and I want to use it from Ubuntu 12.04. When I connect the device, its detected but I don't know how to install the software packed within it or ...
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configuring USB modem( Huawei EC156) in ubuntu 13.10

I am facing difficulty in installing my USB modem in Ubuntu 13.10. Contrary to what many have suggested,it does not get detected automatically, nor does setting a new connection help. USB Device is ...