The 3G-modems became very popular.
Modems working according to the EDGE standard come to every house. And with them, sometimes, there are problems associated with blocking these modems.
Sometimes the reason for their blocking is unknown even to the manufacturers themselves, as well as to the technical support service.
At the moment, the question has arisen: what to do when locking the modem?
You will need
- 3G-modem, SIM card and Far Manager software.
Unlocking 3G-modem by force is not for everyoneOrdinary user. But what if you got into this situation? Often a call to the technical support service does not save the modem from the unit to access the Internet. A prerequisite for the removal of the block is the installed software of the 3G modem and Far Manager. A sim card for removing the block is not needed, it is useful only when checking the modem's health functions.
Consider removing the lock on a Huawei modemE160G with a Beeline sim card. Install the program of work with the modem - Beeline Internet Home. When you run this program, it will "swear", issue an error. In this case, start Far Manager. It works on the principle of a regular file manager (similar to Total Commander). In this manager, find the path to the folder "From: Program FilesHuawei E160GBile Online Home". In this folder, locate the file "atcomm.dll".
Now press on the keyboard "F4". In the opened document, do a search (press "F7") for the word "CARDLOCK". Change all letters of the word to zeros. Close the document and save the changes. Run the program "BID" (Beeline Internet Home), now it "does not swear". This will allow you to send sms messages via modem.
After starting the program, create a new accountA record that is required to access the Internet. Now you can visit Internet pages, there is also the possibility to check the amount of outgoing traffic.
An interesting feature of these modems - work with any SIM cards in your region. This has been tested on most known cellular operators.