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how to configure data sim card on dell latitude E6500

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Hi i have  dell latitude E6500 , with os microsoft windows 7 64 bit , need to configure data sim card on this laptop , is there any utility to be installed or how to o the configuration ? please assist
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by:John Hurst
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Do you mean "SIM" card?  You need a plan from your ISP and then ask the ISP for the connection parameters.

I use one of these myself.
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by:Kimputer
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You use either the Mobile Broadband Connection Manager or ControlPoint Manager Software where you "dial" in to get a 3G/4G connection (should be part of one of the driver/sofware packages on the Dell E6500 support pages).
As said before, if it's not working (parameters not embedded on the SIM card), you need to search for the correct ones (usually on the support pages of the provider of the SIM).
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by:sanjeevkmrs
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any link for control manager software to download
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John Hurst earned 250 total points (awarded by participants)
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This is provided by the ISP for the card itself. Sometimes you can get it from the SIM card manufacturer (ask Dell) but the ISP is the best source.

There are dozens of these cards and NO common software, so you need to be very specific right down to the SIM card model number.
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Dell's E6500 support page:

http://www.dell.com/support/home/us/en/04/product-support/product/latitude-e6500/drivers/advanced

then the heading: Application (might need to select "Find Myself" first)
Dell Wireless 5540 Mobile Broadband Mini Card Application
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