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How to install package without internet connection

I installed Ubuntu on an old computer. It only has a modem port, and no LAN port. But since it has USB then I can use the USB mobile dongle to connect to the Internet. In order to use it, I need to ...
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USB tethering from Android 2.3

I used a friend's Android (2.3) phone that allows USB tethering, subheading: "share phone's mobile network with PC." Android lets me set 2 tethering settings, under "USB tethering type": ...
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3G USB Modem Not Working in 12.04

When I connect my 3G USB Modem to my laptop with 12.04, nothing shows up in Network-Manager. This modem is working in 11.10 and the modem is shown in Network-Manager but not in 12.04 !! Here are the ...
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Huawei E682 modem not working in 12.04

I'm a user of Ubuntu in Kenya, I've a Huawei E682 modem. When I use it in Ubuntu 11.04 it connects without any problems to the Internet. But in Ubuntu 12.04 I can hardly connect to the Internet using ...
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I am not able to connect to internet using my Micromax MMX 353G USB 3G Modem in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS in my Acer Aspire 5542 laptop. I am not able to connect to internet using my Micromax MMX 353G USB 3G Modem ( I'm using Vodafone Mobile as ISP with APN "www" ...
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Configure Micromax MMX 352G USB 3G Modem and Aircel in Ubuntu Server 12.04 to connect to internet

I'm Interested to use Ubuntu Server 12.04 command line only OS to boost my knowledge of linux in depth. I installed it to my DELL Inspiron 1120 Laptop, But I am not able to connect to internet using ...
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USB modem doesn't get connected

I'm using the 3.5G Hsdpa modem, it has been detected as an usb modem. But when I try to connect, it always disconnected. I've tried to use Wvdial & Sakis3G but it still can't connect. I don't ...
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Micromax 3G mobile internet modem not being detected

I have Micromax 3G modem, and I inserted it in the USB port, but it is not being detected by Ubuntu 12.04, that I'm using from a Live USB. I tried creating a mobile Internet connection, however, ...
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Using the ZTE MF192 HSPA USB Modem with Network Manager in Ubuntu 12.04LTS

Has anyone been able to use the ZTE MF192 HSPA (Black) modem with Network Manager? If there's a way, please share with the rest of us.
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Why is my Huawei E1550 dongle detected but unable to connect to the internet?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04. I am having problems getting my dongle to work. After I plug in the modem the network notification shows me that the device has been detected, but each time I try to connect ...
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Alcatel X215 3G no longer works in 12.04 (no /dev/ttyUSB*)

I just upgraded my netbook from Ubuntu 11.xx to 12.04 and after that I could not use my Alcatel X215 3G modem any more. With the former version of Ubuntu, I had installed the driver-tool package from ...
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Dodo USB Modem (Alcatel 'OneTouch X220L') not working since update to 12.04

I have a dodo USB modem in which I had used perfectly fine in 11.10. When I first installed Ubuntu I plugged the USB modem in and it worked perfectly as is. However, since the new update it will not ...
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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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ALCATEL Modem compatibility on UB 12.04

Reciently updated to UB12.04 from previous version. When done, my alcatex onetouch x220Y 3g modem does not work anymore. How can I fix this? Thanks in advance.
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How do I get a Netgear N900 WNDA4100 wireless USB adapter working?

From what I can tell there is no Linux support for the Netgear N900 WNDA4100. Ndiswrapper doesn't support this, either. I tried installing the driver in wine and the installer crashes. How do I go ...
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after upgrading to 12.04 capitel EVDO modem is not working

I have a BSNL EVDO modem which was working fine on ubuntu 10.10, 11.04 and 11.10. Yesterday after upgrading to 12.04 via update manager, it is not working and not even detected on the network manager. ...
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How do I get a DLink DWM 156 broadband modem working? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Enabling or Installing D-Link DWM 156 in 12.04 LTS? I just bougth D-link DWM 156 usb modem and having a problem to have it works with ubuntu i had done edit connection, ...
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How to use ZTE AX326 Modem on Ubuntu 10.10?

I want to use zte ax 326 modem on ubuntu, but this is not working. can you help me how can I use usb modem on ubuntu 10.10, please. thanks.
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Reset a USB Modem without physical access (KVM virtual machine)

ubuntu community, im using a usb-modem to connect a virtual machine with the internet. So host and guest do not share the same ip/network. I emulate by qemu-kvm, device forwarding works great with ...
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How do i enable mobile networking by default?

I use a USB-Modem to connect to my PC to the Internet. But every time I connect it via USB, I have to enable mobile broadband via the networking applet on the task bar. I know it's not much work to do ...
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Trouble with an USB modem on Ubuntu 11.10

I need to connect my laptop using an USB modem. I have tried the modem on a Windows 7 machine and it works fine, so I regard my trouble is software related. But I use Ubuntu 11.10 on daily basis, so I ...
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Caught signal 15 When shutting down

When I doing shutdown , my laptop freezing after the next lines: Network-manager: Caught signal 15 umount /run/lock is not mounted Into /run/lock I can found ttyUSB0 file. What I can do in this ...
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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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how to make 3G USB Modem work with ubuntu?

I have one USB dongle for internet access initially i was using it with windows now i have installed Ubuntu 11.10. and the usb dongle is not working.It has inbuilt card reader too and that working ...
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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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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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switch between 3g and 2g in zte modem

I'm relatively new to Ubuntu(installed 11.10 just 2 days ago). The thing is that if I connect my zte mf691 modem via usb it shows up in connection manager. If I connect to the internet with the modem ...
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How can I reinstall usbatm [closed]

I'm trying to install my sagem-fast-800 modem but it never works. Actually, the modem is operational but the it doesn't connect. There's no ppp0 interface after I call pppd. I tried to figure out the ...
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How to use Huawei EC156 modem on 10.10?

How to configure Tata Photon+ USB Modem Huawei EC156 on Ubuntu 10.10 Maverick Meerkat. It is not getting detected in network manager nor in media. Is there any way out to configure and use internet ...
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Vodafone usb Modem(ZTE K3770-z) is not working [closed]

I have purchased new vodafone usb modem (ZTE K3770-z) and tried to connect it with ubuntu 11.04. But it is not automatically detected on ubuntu. I have installed windows 7 and ubuntu 11.04 on ...
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How do I get a ZTE MF651 USB Modem working?

At first, my modem was only detected by lsusb. It shows like this: Bus 002 Device 004: ID 19d2:0146 ONDA Communication S.p.A. Next, I installed usb-modeswitch and created a config file: vi ...
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Why my USB Modem won't displayed as /dev/ttyUSB0?

Hello dearest community, I am learning to use Ubuntu Server, so all my setting will be done in command line. If I use Ubuntu Desktop, well, my modem will be automatically detected, and I am up and ...
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How do I get a USB GI1515 modem working? [closed]

Brand new to Ubuntu. Trying to install a GI1515 USB modem. Where can I find the driver package please? I'm running Ubuntu 10.04 on an old EeePC 701 4g with 512mb RAM.
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Configuring Tata Photon + USB Modem Huawei EC156

The version that I have now on my machine is Ubuntu 11.10 Desktop dual booted with Windows XP. The problem that I face is that I have a USB modem of Huawei Model No: EC 156. It's a Tata Photon + ...
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Modem Network DIsconnected. You are now offline

I'm a new user of linux environment. I'm using ubuntu 11.10 and a MTS Mblaze USB modem. I have installed it correctly and it was working good at first but when I restarted my system then I was unable ...
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How can I install the Huawei E1550 dongle

I'm a new user and can't have my Huawei E1550 dongle installed & connect to the internet. Can anyone help? Using Ubuntu 11.10
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HSDPA modem only working on certain USB ports

Depending on which USB port I use to connect my HSDPA modem, the network manager will connect to the internet or not. I used to work (i.e. established a internet connection automatically) on all ...
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How can I force a USB modem to only connect via EDGE and not 3G?

How do I get Network-admin to restrict connection to GSM (Edge) instead of flipping between 3G and Edge and lose connection. Usually it works out-of-the box, but at my current location there are a lot ...
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How to use ZTE MU350 USB modem?

Hello everyone i'm a newbie loving the ubuntu experience. I have a problem connecting my usb modem specified in the title on a CDMA network in Ghana(expresso), I did some searching and found the ...
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How do I set up an MTS MBlaze modem?

I have a new MTS MBlaze Broadband modem USB and it is not getting detected in my Ubuntu 10. 04. It is getting detected as an USB but not as MODEM as result I am not able to create a MOBILE BROADBAND ...
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How to configure TATA Photon+ EC1261 HUAWEI

I'm running ubuntu 10.04. I have a newly purchased TATA Photon+ Internet connection which supports Windows and Mac. On the Internet I found a article saying that it could be configured on Linux. I ...
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How do I get a 3G USB modem to work?

Since at least Jaunty, I've tried to get my wife's 3G USB modem to work on Ubuntu, always with the same result - instant, complete system freeze. I've tried installing`wvdial and usb-modeswitch, I've ...
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I have a catch 22 here! No internet unless I update [closed]

I have a usb internet tether, but it will not work in Ubuntu, unless I download something in the terminal, but I also can not get internet until I get this device working. I am able to use my Windows ...