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by Lore
Fri Sep 11, 2009 11:31 pm
Forum: Wireless broadband
Topic: USIM trouble with E180
Replies: 1
Views: 1122

USIM trouble with E180

I think I have a problem with my SIM card. I just want to confirm that I'm right (or not), and find out what to do about it with regards to Exetel. I plugged it in on the train, and the connection software says "The SIM/USIM card has not been detected or is invalid." So I tried it in one of my phone...
by Lore
Mon Jun 22, 2009 7:04 pm
Forum: Wireless broadband
Topic: Resolved[Setting up an E180]
Replies: 5
Views: 2206

Re: Resolved[Setting up an E180]

Got it working now.
Simply needed to get the modem unlocked.
I used DC Unlocker for $27, as opposed to paying the $99 that 3 wanted.
CoreyPlover wrote:All you need is the APN "exetel1" (and the dial code #99*) in order to connect.
The dial code is actually *99#, for anyone using this information.
by Lore
Sun Jun 21, 2009 12:00 am
Forum: Wireless broadband
Topic: Resolved[Setting up an E180]
Replies: 5
Views: 2206

Re: Setting up an E180

Thanks for the replies Knowing that it was a zip file helped alot. I ran the update, which cleared the 3 software from the device - replacing it with the generic version. It also updated the firmware to the latest version. Unfortunately it still requires an unlock code, which I realise now is the ma...
by Lore
Sat Jun 20, 2009 8:06 pm
Forum: Wireless broadband
Topic: Resolved[Setting up an E180]
Replies: 5
Views: 2206

Resolved[Setting up an E180]

Sorry if this is in the wrong forum, I wasn't quite sure exactly where to put it. Info I recently moved to Melbourne, to be on campus for university. The in-house provider charges ridiculous amounts, and the phone system is PABX, so DSL is out. I chose the Exetel C3 plan over 3's alternative (The 20...