Similar as modem tag, but uses USB

learn more… | top users | synonyms

3
votes
0answers
61 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
251 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
502 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
335 views

Not able to get my Huawei E303f USB modem working on Ubuntu 14.04

I have been searching for a way to get my USB modem working. I am on ubuntu 14.04. I know that ubuntu takes these modems as a mass storage device at first. Therefore, I used modprobe and ubs-...
2
votes
0answers
821 views

How to make Huawei 4G module ME909u-521 work on Ubuntu?

I'm having some trouble having an Internet connection on 4G with Ubuntu (latest version, latest kernel). I had no trouble making my Huawei E3276 LTE dongle work. Now I'm trying to connect my ...
2
votes
0answers
784 views

Add a call function to modem-manager-gui

Modem Manager GUI is very helpful tool for EDGE/3G/4G modem specific functions control. I am using modem-manager-gui 0.0.16-2 with Ubuntu 14.04: It has very useful functions like SMS, USSD, ...
2
votes
0answers
154 views

call a modem using ubuntu and a iphone

I'm having a pc with ubuntu, and want to call a machine with a modem on it. The things I have in my work is the following, my pc with ubuntu, my iphone. Is it possible to call ( in this case a ...
2
votes
0answers
802 views

USB modem gets disconnected after some time in 12.04

I have huawei E1732 USB modem and I am using mobile-partner with it(given by the manufacturer). Recently the modem began to disconnect and the network doesn't show up after it disconnects and I have ...
2
votes
0answers
2k views

How to get NETGEAR - N150 Wireless USB Adapter WNA1100 working on UBUNTU

I do have NETGEAR - N150 Wireless USB Adapter WNA1100. How can i connect this to UBUNTO OS? Please help me to make it working
1
vote
0answers
16 views

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/...
1
vote
0answers
202 views

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: ...
1
vote
0answers
126 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
118 views

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 14....
1
vote
0answers
367 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
80 views

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 [http://srijit.com/installing-playsms-with-gammu-in-ubuntu-server-part-3-gammu-installation-...
1
vote
0answers
125 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
175 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
255 views

update to latest version of usb_modeswitch

How can I update to the latest ( currently version 2.2.5) of usb_modeswitch. the version I now have on ubuntu is 2.1.1 I am on Ubuntu 14 and does not wish to upgrade to 15 Thanks
1
vote
0answers
269 views

Sharing USB dongle internet over wifi

I know that there are multiple guides and questions to share internet by using the hotspot however, what I'm looking is something different. I have usb router connected to computer which is connected ...
1
vote
0answers
126 views

my huawei modem is detected as unknown device

My Huawei EC156 (Sudani) is detected as unknown device in Ubuntu 14.04 , when I'm trying to create a new mobile broadband connection in device selection step it shows (any device) instead of (Huawei ...
1
vote
0answers
131 views

USB Huawei LTE modem - after restart USB isn't connecting

the thing I'm trying to do is to restart LTE modem: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. E398 LTE/UMTS/GSM Modem/Networkcard which I do with simple script: #!/bin/bash echo -n "0000:00:1a.0" | tee /sys/...
1
vote
0answers
95 views

How to connect to a usb modem if there is no TTY?

I have a zte mf730m modem and I would like to connect and send some AT+ commands so that I can read and send SMS messages. The issue is that I can't find how to connect because even if it works(it ...
1
vote
0answers
826 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
413 views

E1550 gsm modem does not switch to modem mode on Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS

My GSM modem E1550 does not switch to modem mode on connect. lsusb : ... Bus 003 Device 008: ID 12d1:1446 Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. E1552/E1800/E173 (HSPA modem) ... /var/log/usb_modeswitch....
1
vote
0answers
134 views

Connecting Huawei R207 on Ubuntu 14 via USB

Has anyone tried to connect the Huawei R207 (Broadband device) via USB to Ubuntu 14? When I connect the device to USB, Ubuntu recognizes it as a hard drive. I eject the drive using right click. It ...
1
vote
0answers
58 views

Tata Photon 3G Dongle not working in Ubuntu 12.04

When I plug-in the device Tata Photon Plus, it is getting detected and the inbuilt memory can be accessed. There was an installation option in the flash memory, linux folder, which was a bash script....
1
vote
0answers
574 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
106 views

Problem after connecting a usb gprs modem to ubuntu

I already have a Huawei 3G Usb Modem. Yesterday, I connected it to the computer and it was working fine with the internet but today, I detached it from my computer. Now, when I use Ctrl + Alt + F1, it ...
1
vote
0answers
279 views

Huawei E303F/E303FH/E303FH not able to connect

I installed driver for my Huawei E303F/E303FH/E303FH on my Ubuntu 14.04 LST. Installed successfully but not able to connect internet. I tried to fallowed a document which come with Huawei E303F/E303FH/...
1
vote
0answers
455 views

Telit HE910 Mini PCI - cdc-acm Errors

I'm new to ubuntu ;) and at the moment i'm facing the following Problem: Phonecalls with an Telit He910 Mini PCI chip via wammu/gammu at first it sounds easy but there are several errors i don't ...
1
vote
0answers
332 views

How do I select network mode in Reliance 3g USB dongle

After googling on internet, I didn't find drivers for my zte modem. In my area 3G coverage is low and I am unable to change from 3G to 2G network, neither manufacturer provides it's drivers for ...
1
vote
0answers
378 views

Acer TravelMate P645-MG 3G modem dosen't recoginized

I got a new laptop Acer TravelMate P-645-MG with builtin 3G card. I can see the modem in the dmesg [ 5.550759] usb 2-5: new high-speed USB device number 6 using xhci_hcd [ 5.569075] usb 2-5: ...
1
vote
0answers
329 views

How to install Micromax 355G USB wireless modem in Ubuntu 14.04

How do I install a Micromax MMX 355G Data Card USB modem? I tried lsusb and sudo wvdialconf /etc/wvdial.conf, but neither of these commands detected my USB modem. I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I'm newbie ...
1
vote
0answers
241 views

Micromax MMX377G G USB Modem not working in UBuntu10.04 and 12.04 32bit

Recently I bought a Micromax MMX377G 3G USB Modem cannot install in Ubuntu10.04 and 12.04 32bit Pls help me
1
vote
0answers
1k views

I can't get my usb modem to work (Huawei, 14.04)

I am new to Ubuntu - I just installed it yesterday and I have been having some problems. I would very much like to use my USB Mobile Broadband modem to gain access to the internet so I can do things ...
1
vote
0answers
426 views

Ubuntu not detecting Huawei EC178 Modem

I have a Huawei EC178 3G modem. I had huawei mobile partner installed. I removed It's autostart launcher and indicator-application-service from startup applications. As a result Ubuntu have stopped ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

How to install Alcatel's One Touch (l100) 4G modem in a Ubuntu 14.04?

I've tried using Alcatel's One Touch 4G USB modem on a newly installed Ubuntu 14.04, but with no luck. The carrier is Portugal's Optimus Kanguru. Following suggestions online, I've installed usb-...
1
vote
0answers
215 views

Backup and restoration of USB-modem functionality

The laptop with USB modem is in another city with my elder relative. The laptop has dual boot with XP and Ubuntu. Modem works in XP. The modem did work in Ubuntu but not anymore. I cannot fix the ...
1
vote
0answers
104 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
184 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
6k views

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-...
1
vote
0answers
119 views

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. ...
1
vote
0answers
124 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
285 views

Can't download anything

When I try to install usb-modeswitch for making a mobile-broadband work, Ubuntu cannot download anything. Even when I tried to install Wine, it failed to connect to the internet even though I could ...
1
vote
0answers
1k views

NDIS driver installation failed while installing e303c Huawei modem in Ubuntu 13.04

Installation of the driver for the Huawei modem fails with the following error: Error:Install NDIS driver failed.The Compiling environment is not all ready. Please check gcc,make and kernel ...
1
vote
0answers
432 views

Could not run Hauwei E173 on 12.10 using NetworkManager (even from trunk)

I am trying to run Huawei E173 device on Ubuntu 12.10. First of all I have tried running it on raw Ubuntu (installed via Wubi) without any changes. Device was detected at lsusb as Bus 003 Device 004: ...
1
vote
0answers
12k views

How to make Huawei E3276 to work

I have problem with my new Huawei E3276 USB modem. I have found a solution which I quote (original post: https://answers.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gnome-nettool/+question/211095): "With the ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

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:...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

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 ...