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03-08-2010

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Starting Mobile Broadband

2010-03-08, 3:42 AM

Hi all, I am just starting to use my built in mobile broadband radio in my T500 (mid-2009) and have an empty SIM card slot under my battery. I ordered the built in radio in my computer, so I assume I just need to put a new SIM card into the slot and restart? do I need to change anything in the bios? I am not seeing anything listed in the ThinkVantage software under Mobile Broadband either, will this change when a SIM card is placed? Note - I am in Canada, and will be using a supplier such as Bell, Rogers or Telus (sigh), 

 

cheers, thanks, new at this!

 

intermediate otherwise, 

 

Peter

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10-26-2009

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Re: Starting Mobile Broadband

2010-03-08, 6:27 AM

Yes, all you need to do is put the SIM card inside. You should use Access Connections to turn on the Ericcson modem then connect. I probably have the same specs as your T500. Good luck!

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