Changes between Version 18 and Version 19 of wireless/modem


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Timestamp:
05/08/2018 06:18:07 PM (18 months ago)
Author:
Ryan Erbstoesser
Comment:

add desktop recommendation and mini-pcie adapters

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  • wireless/modem

    v18 v19  
    10851085Use !ModemManager to see if your modem is detected and attempt connecting. Querying a modem with !ModemManager will also tell you what control interfaces exist and what type of control they use which is critical to understanding the requirements for your modem.
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     1087''' Recommended Tip '''
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     1089 * Gateworks recommends connecting the modem and SIM to a Desktop or Laptop running Ubuntu Linux for isolated troubleshooting apart from the Gateworks hardware. To connect a Mini-PCIe modem to a desktop or laptop, please purchase a [#usbtominipcieadapter USB to Mini-PCIe adapter] from a third party like Amazon or Newegg, etc.
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    10871092Troubleshooting steps:
    10881093 * Determine what devices you have present and what drivers are being used to possibly support them:
     
    19581963 * [http://www.att.com/edo/mmt/matching-tools-form.jsp AT&T Module Picker]
    19591964 * [http://ei.att.com/modules/ATT_Approved_3G_4G_Modules.xlsx AT&T Reference Sheet]
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     1966[=#usbtominipcieadapter]
     1967= USB to Mini-PCIe Modem Adapters =
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     1969These can be very useful for debugging with a desktop or laptop.
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     1971They can be acquired from third parties such as Amazon, Newegg, etc
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     1973Be mindful to look to see if the adapter also has a SIM slot.
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     1975[[Image(usbtominipcietop.jpg,600px)]]
     1976[[Image(usbtominipciebottom.jpg,600px)]]
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