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Blank SIM ICC ID in Mobile Broadband Hardware information on Windows 8

I recently added a Sierra Wireless mobile broadband card to my Dell Latitude E6330. In order to activate service, I need both the IMEI and the SIM ICC ID. When I look at the information in PC settings ...
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New SIM card does not support data traffic in old iPhone [migrated]

I have just received a new SIM card I want to use in an iPhone 4S. The phone reports decent 3G connectivity and can make phone calls, but it does not connect to data services. Data services work when ...
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How to connect to internet from linux using AU9560 wwan

Hi I'm trying to use wwan on my ThinkPad A275 As claimed here: https://itstillworks.com/difference-sim-card-smart-card-7266246.html sim cards are just one kind of smartcard. This is the output of my ...
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It is possible to install USIM Application onto SIM card?

In my case, SIM card is Sysmocom Sysmo-SIM-SJS1. The same Sysmocom provide Sysmo-USIM-SJS1. I was wondering if Sysmo-SIM kit can be used as Sysmo-USIM kit by installing USIM Application onto the SIM ...
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OpenBTS-UMTS sim authentication failure

I'm using OpenBTS-UMTS, and trying to authenticate a sim on the network ( sysmoSIM-SJS1-4FF ). The sim is successfully registered in sipauthserve with the following command (i used same syntax with ...
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Sim card in Dell 5590

I have dell Lattuide 5590 which have a sim port. When I run mbn show interface It return that There is no Mobile Broadband interface Any Idea How to config SIM card in LAttuide 5590 ?
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Ping the public IP of an LTE SIM card [closed]

For my phone(s) I have a 4G SIM card, which I mainly use on an Android phone; today, to my carrier, I requested a public IP and it works, since, to test, I installed an http server app: in facts I can ...
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Hardware configuration to connect local office network to internet wirelessly

I don't know what response this question is going to get, I guess some people might think it's stupid but I've been searching the internet and I'm stumped so I'm turning to this community - I know if ...
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does CDMA/lte phone support GSM? [closed]

I have a CDMA/LTE phone with LTE sim slot(LG LS770 Sprint). And I want to make sure if this phone can support GSM sim or not!
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Where to download driver for Sierra MC8305 for Windows 10?

Where to download driver for Sierra Wireless MC8305 (3G WWAN) for Windows 10? The FTS_SierraWirelessMC8305WWANDriver_Build3948_1105401.zip downloaded from Fujitsu Support for Windows 8.1 won't ...
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Device for sim to cable phone

I know that this question might not right here.. But i do not know where to post it else. Is there any device, which I can put a sim card in. And then connect a good old cable connected phone to it?
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Do nano simcards performs better than a normal sim card? [closed]

I wonder if a nano simcard has any capability to perform better than that of a normal or micro sim card other than it's considerable size difference.I heard that's these nano ones have much more speed ...
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Why does mobile internet require a SIM card?

It just seems so archaic to require to have a piece of plastic inserted into a device to have a connection to the internet. If SIM cards only hold data about the user, why couldn't they be integrated ...
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How to change SIM card PIN code in Windows 8.1

On a Windows 8.1 notebook with integrated SIM card slot (not a Windows phone), how do I change the SIM card's PIN code? I tried to find a screen that allows me to do that. I cannot put the SIM in my ...
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3g modem SIM failure [closed]

Recently bought Huawei e226 unlocked. Sucessfully connected to PC. Manufacturer: huawei Model: E226 Revision: 11.310.16.02.133 IMEI: 357650********* +GCAP: +CGSM,+DS,+ES Inserted SIM card and tried ...
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How to Find IMEI Number from Windows 7?

The Thinkpad X1 Carbon has built-in 4G which takes a Micro-SIM card. After getting a Micro-SIM, I was told to call in to activate it. The network operator though requires an IMEI number and refuses to ...
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SD SIM Card Adapter, would one give a MacBook Pro a mobile data connection?

Note, this is not a buying recommendation question. My question is simply this: An SD card SIM adapter, like this one, can I plug a SIM data card into such an adapter, plug the SD card into my ...
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Why do we not have software SIM cards? [closed]

As apple and other phone manufacturers continue to require smaller and smaller sim cards (now the nano sim with the iPad Air) surely the question must arise as to why we can't simply have a software ...
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Modem Network Disconnected

I have Ubuntu 12.10 operating system on my laptop and I use a Reliance 3G modem (ZTE MF 190). When I use Tata Docomo sim to connect to the internet, it seldom gets connected and after some time it ...
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Using sim card slot in a Thinkpad x120e

I have a sim card slot in my ThinkPad x120e. Can I use this to connect to the internet? Do I have to install any hardware to make this work? There is a free expansion slot on the motherboard, too, so ...
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Using a Samba SIM with a Dell laptop

I'm looking at the following item: https://www.sambamobile.com/Signup/SelectDevice I have a Dell Latitude D630 which has a SIM card port near the battery section. Would I be able to use the SIM in ...
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Sim card reader + Linux +MC8705

I am looking at using the PCI-E MC8705 from Sierra Wireless in FIT-PC2. The MC8705 does not have a sim card slot, but rather expects there to be a USIM card interface. Are there linux drivers for ...
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Debian Linux and Gnokii: Unlock SIM

I just got my Nokia Internet Stick CS-17 ... I want to use it not for surfing the web, but to send and receive sms. I tried it with my Fedora Linux and it works just great. Now the thing is: On ...
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How do I backup my text messages off a SIM card under Linux?

I found monosim, but that only manages your contacts, and it works over PC/SC, which I believe is serial-based (I'd prefer a USB solution). Mainly, I'm wondering what software is out there, since ...