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How to configure GSM modem network type (EDGE/UMTS/Auto/etc) since Ubuntu 16.04?

I use USB Modem (Mobile Broadband) to connect to the internet. Prior to Ubuntu 16.04, there used to be a connection setting where you can set a Network-Type (aka gsm.network-type property) through ...
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How can I fix the error below with Huawei E303 Modem not showing in /dev/tty list?

I get this error when I use this command: dmesg | grep tty [ 0.000000] console [tty0] enabled [ 20.203778] usb 1-1: GSM modem (1-port) converter now attached to ttyUSB0 [ 20.203933] usb 1-1: ...
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wvdial invalid dial command

I am using a USB modem on my system running on ubuntu. When at home, I am able to comfortably connect to the internet using wvdial. But, at a certain remote location where the mobile signals are very ...
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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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How to install MMX210G 3G in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit [closed]

I've tried using the help given in this section but it couldn't work. I've tried using Sakis3g script but it says couldn't switch modem. Even after trying usb_modeswitch.d from a tutorial my modem ...
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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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USB Modem can't be connected on Ubuntu 16.04

USB modem is detecting in network manager, but clicking on connect button, it keeps on going for few minutes and disconnects thereafter. I thought It was a fault with my computer. But wasn't. I tried ...
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How to use a usb hotspot as a usb internet modem for ubuntu

I wanted to know if it is possible to use a Huawei Mobile USB hotspot as an USB modem. The Hotspot model is E5573, on the box it didn't say that ubuntu is supported, it didn't support windows XP too ...
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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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How to write wvdial config file using modem log obtained from windows

I have usb modem that I am still not able to use for establishing the Internet on ubuntu 14.04 LTS but it works in windows by creating new dial up connection .Can anyone tell how to write wvdial.conf ...
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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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Huawei modem does not work with 16.04

Ubuntu 16.04 does not recognize my Huawei 15ca USB modem. How can I fix this?
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Can not connect to mobile broadband even when modem is detected

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and when I connect the Linktop U100(CDMA2000 1X USB modem) the "New Mobile broadband connection" alongwith "Enable mobile broadband" appears in network drop-down menu but ...
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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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3G D-Link DWM-157 Modem Install on Ubuntu 12.04

How can I install my 3G Modem (D-Link DWM-157)? Some steps I've already tried: Plug in the modem (green light is fired); Run sudo su command; lsusb (command line) - my USB-device is found ("Bus 003 ...
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huawei usb modem won't work

This used to work in earlier versions... I try to follow the instructions and compile the modem driver and it just throws errors. sudo ./install /home/dac/Downloads DRIVER COPY START STA_PATH_FLAG=....
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Ubuntu 16.04 USB modem detected as CD-ROM. Unable to connect

I am facing difficulty in installing my USB modem in Ubuntu 16.04. Most of the time I connect my USB broadband modem it is connected as CD-ROM. What I understood from the web was that usb-modeswitch ...
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Huawei usb 4G modem not detected

I have a problem with Huawei modem. Ubuntu 16 does not detect it as a mobile broadband modem. I cannot choose it in my Network Connections. $ lsusb 5266: executing lsusb Bus 001 Device 004: ID 1bcf:...
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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 don'...
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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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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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Ubuntu Studio 14.04 + Novatel E371 (DW5804)

Have a problem on my laptop Dell D430 with Novatel Expedite E371(DW5804). cat /etc/*release DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=14.04 DISTRIB_CODENAME=trusty uname -a Linux GSLM 3.19.0-59-lowlatency ...
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USB Modem-Installing the application in ubuntu 14.04

I have got an usb modem (Idea Net setter) ('T & A Mobile Phones Alcatel One Touch L100V / Telekom Speedstick LTE II' as listed in lsusb command). I want to install the application from the usb ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Mobile-Broadband USB stick sometimes not detected at all

I am facing similar issue as mentioned in following question: Mobile-Broadband stick sometimes not detected at all Whereas only difference is I am using Ubuntu 16.04 and modem as Tata Photon plus. ...
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Command to Connect Huawei E3272 HiLink

I have edited 40-usb_modeswitch.rules and added the device. When I plug it in, Ubuntu automatically connects it sometimes. However, it doesn't do anything other times. Restarting, reconnecting, etc....
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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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SIM reader issue

I'm relatively new by using ubuntu and I followed this tutorial to try to install the EAP_SIM protocol on a pc with ubuntu : Tuto. I'm blocked in the step 5 and 6. The step 5 consist on checking the ...
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How do I activate my usb modem in my VM ubuntu server with windows host?

I have ubuntu-16.04-server-amd64 running in my virtual-box and I want to use gammu to send sms with my HUAWEI E153 HSDPA usb stick. I tried to add the modem in the serial port to see the modem in COM4 ...
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Unable to connect Huawei EC150 with Ubuntu 16.04

I'm unable to connect to my reliance netconnect (HUAWEI EC150) to my PC. lsusb is showing the device (device Id is 12d1:1446) but not able to install device drivers. I tried many tutorials of using ...
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USB Modem (Alcatel OneTouch X500) on Ubuntu 14.04 (Server)

Post Trying to get web connectivity (get an IP) from the Alcatel OneTouch X500, I plugged it in the USB port of my Ubuntu-14.04-Server-running x86. First time it managed to get an IP (got an ...
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Problem using GSM modem on Ubuntu 16.04

I justed upgraded to Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Everything looks fine except the modem. First, the modem connects but the icon doesn't change. It still shows 'disconnected icon'. Old computer shows right icon ...
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Cisco Switch Minicom, putty, picocom doesn't work

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 and I'm connected with a Cisco switch Catalyst 2950 through a Serial(RS232) to USB console cable. The name of my serial port is ttyUSB0 according to following command result: ...
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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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Connection to the internet using 3g modem ZTE MF190 on Ubuntu 14.04

I got problem with using 3G modem in Ubuntu. I installed Ubuntu 14.04 in VirtualBox and use it as guest OS. My host OS is Windows 7. I haven't problem when share hosts internet via NAT, but when i'm ...
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How to interpret the output and create the rules

When booting 14.04 with the USB Modem in place the following messages appear: [28.956433] system-udevd[384]:NAME="ttyUSB_utps_diag" ignored, kernel device nodes can be renamed; please fix it in /etc/...
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My Huawei E303F dongle detected but unable to connect to the internet in ubundu 15.10?

I installed driver for my Huawei E303F on my Ubuntu 15.10. It is installed successfully but not able to connect internet. No connection available. Huawei E303 is working fine in this.
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Setup MTS MBLAZE in Kubuntu 16.04

I have kubuntu 16.04 and i am trying to setup my MTS Mblaze mobile broadband. There is no notification of any kind when i insert the usb device. But lsusb is detecting the device Bus 001 Device 004: ...
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Huawei 303 3g dongle not recognized as modem Ubuntu 10.04

output of lsusb: Bus 002 Device 005: ID 12d1:1506 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. last few lines of lsusb -vd 12d1:1506: Endpoint Descriptor: bLength 7 ...
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USB modem detected as usb storage

I already have usb-switch-mode installed but still my usb modem still not detected as it. I have search most of the topics regarding to this, but still no luck in searching the right answer. any ...
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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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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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USB 3G modem freezes Ubuntu 16.04 when plugged out

I've tried with Snappy Ubuntu 15.04 and with Ubuntu mate 16.04 on a Raspberry Pi. But plugging out a 3G USB modem results in a freeze of the operating system. Here's the procedure: Make sure there ...
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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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How to set modem ON (Huawei Mobile broadband)

I have Ubuntu 14.04 and problem with Mobile Internet (Huawei USB-stick). When stick is plugged in upper left USB slot, everything works fine, when is plugged in any of two slots in lower right - not ...
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Problem with ZTE MF193A usb modem in 12.04LTS

Recently I've bought a zte mf 193a data card. It came with the zte driver and application software for windows,linux and mac. I am able to use it in windows but I got trouble in ubuntu(12.04LTS). ...
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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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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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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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Micromax modem not working in ubuntu 15.04 and 16.04 beta

My micromax MMX352g 3G internet modem was working in Ubuntu 12.04 with the help of this post: http://imacify.com/2012/10/how-to-configure-micromax-3g-modem-on-ubuntu-12-10 . And in 14.04 Ubuntu ...
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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 ...