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Enable mobile broadband not working

I'm using an EVDO usb Modem on 12.04. It works perfectly fine for few times. But now on wards when ever I try to connect it shows not enabled in status . I tried to enable it by ticking "Enable Mobile ...
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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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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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Tata Photon 3g ZTE MF190 detected in Ubuntu 13.04 but not connected

I'm using ubuntu 13.04. Earlier i used Huawei 2g internet dongle which worked fine. Recently I got TATA PHOTON 3g dongle which in ZTE MF190 model, it gets recognized and appears in my network panel ...
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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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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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Configuring Huawei E3276 modem

I'm having trouble with my mobile broadband modem (Huawei E3276) on Ubuntu 14.04. lsusb output: Bus 002 Device 024: ID 12d1:1506 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. E398 LTE/UMTS/GSM Modem/Networkcard ...
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How to install TP-Link MA180 on Ubuntu

I just bought the 3G Modem TP-Link MA180 and I try to install it on Ubuntu 12.10. Problem : Network Manager does not detect it. I saw on the web that usb-modeswith is supposed to handle it, but I ...
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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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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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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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Tata Photon Plus not working in Ubuntu 12.04 though configured and was running once upon a time.

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 few months back. My modem, Tata Photon Plus got connected after a number of unsuccessful trials and I browsed the net successfully. But since a month, it is not getting ...
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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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Huawei airtel dongle not showing up

i have installed ubuntu 12.04 and connected my airtel 3G data card. after blinking there is no response. but i checked using lsusb command. it shows my device. bus 003 device 004: id 12d1:1446 huawei ...
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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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Why I can't access internet using flash teletalk 3g modem in ubuntu 14.04

When I plugged my flash teletalk 3G USB modem on my PC running Ubuntu it is displayed but I am unable to make dial-up connection using this modem .I'm a new user of Ubuntu So provide me all ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Huawei E3272 Ubuntu

I have a problem with Huawei E3272 modem. Ubuntu 14.04 does not detect it as a mobile broadband modem. If I put my SIM card into my old modem(E3131) everything works, E3272 is just not detected. I ...
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Huawei MU736 3G modem not showing in network manager and not connecting

I have a Huawei 3G module, model MU736, installed by default on my Clevo laptop, Ubuntu 14.04 64. Here is what I know: I have a dual boot with Debian 8 Jessie (which despite of Ubuntu doesn't work ...
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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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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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how to install grameenphone modem in ubuntu 14.04

I Connect the modem with USB and it detects it as a CD-Rom then I Explore the CD-Rom and get 3 folders, one of them is Linux. Explore Linux folder and copy PCL_Bengal_GP.tar.gz and paste it in Home ...
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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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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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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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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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Balance of GSM USB Modem using USSD

Is there some tools/commands I can use to get the USSD like check balance and data balance of the GSM Sim Card in my USB modem (Intex Speed 3.5G)?
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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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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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LinkSys AC1200 Wireless-AC USB adapter install

Purchased a USB adapter( LinkSys AC1200 Wireless-AC USB adapter/ model WUSB6300) for my Windows laptop and the installation on that was easy. Tricky part is getting it to work in my Linux environment ...
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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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How to configure Huawei E3531 modem in ubuntu 14.04?

I have Installed Ubuntu in my PC I tried to connect my modem(model:Huawei E3531) in it, it doesn't works. I have downloaded and installed modem manager GUI from ubuntu software center, now my modem ...
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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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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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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 ...