How to install Huawei USB Modem on Mac

 

 

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Here we take Huawei E1750 3G USB Modem as an example.

Insert the Huawei e1750 into an available USB port on your Mac, the new device will be detected as a USB storage device:

 

Installing the Huawei E1750 on MacOS

 

Double click the installer file:

 

Installing the Huawei E1750 on MacOS

 

Click Continue:

 

Installing the Huawei E1750 on MacOS

 

Read the license agreement and click Continue:

 

Installing the Huawei E1750 on MacOS

 

Click Agree if you accept the terms and conditions:

 

Installing the Huawei E1750 on MacOS

 

Click Install. The required program files will now be copied to the Mac. Once complete click Close:

 

Installing the Huawei E1750 on MacOS

 

An icon will have been added to your Applications folder for the Mobile Partner software:

 

Installing the Huawei E1750 on MacOS

 

Launch the application:

 

Installing the Huawei E1750 on MacOS

 

Open the Tools menu and select Options. Click on Profile Management:

 

Installing the Huawei E1750 on MacOS

 

Click on the option to create a New profile. Leave the access number at the default value of *99#.

Enter a suitable name for the new profile, this can be anything meaningful to you simply to identify the profile.

Set the APN field to Static and enter in the appropriate Access Point Name for your network operator:

 

Vodafone - internet
Orange - orangeinternet
O2 - mobile.o2.co.uk
T-Mobile - general.t-mobile.uk
Three - three.co.uk

 

NOTE - other APNs are available, contact your network provider for the correct information.

 

 

Enter in the appropriate username and password details for your network operator:

 

Vodafone - 'web' for both
Orange - leave blank
O2 - 'web' for both
T-Mobile - leave blank
Three - leave blank

 

Again, other details are available depending on your service, consult your network operator for the correct details - but to be honest you can mostly get away with anything, connections are not authenticated by username and password but by your SIM's profile with the billing system.

 

Installing the Huawei E1750 on MacOS

 

Once all settings have been entered click Save and then set the profile as the Default.

 

The profile will then be listed in the main connection screen. To initiate the connection, click the Connect button.