Required packages to configure mobile broadband in Ubuntu

Following packages are required to configure any mobile broadband in Ubuntu operating system.

  • usb-modeswitch
  • usb-modeswitch-data

To install these packages use following command

$ sudo apt-get install usb-modeswitch usb-modeswitch-data

After installing the packages go to System –> Preferences –> Network Connections –> Mobile broadband

and then add details like number, username, password  and APN(Access point network), IPV4 settings.

By Sandeep Posted in Ubuntu

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