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Topic # 192007 24-Feb-2016 01:02
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I have a Vodafone NZ HSDPA 3G dongle. If I connect it to my laptop (LENOVO L450) while laptop is on, dongle is not getting detected. Message 'USB device not recognised' is displayed. It only gets detected if I restart laptop.

 

I contacted Vodafone Support, but they were also not able to help me resolve this issue.


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  Reply # 1498226 24-Feb-2016 01:12
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What version of their software to you have? when I had a 3G dongle from Vodafone I just went straight to their international website for the drivers and software [Link





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  Reply # 1498250 24-Feb-2016 07:45
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Make sure the dongle has latest firmware and you are running latest version of VMC software

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  Reply # 1498267 24-Feb-2016 08:43
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what they both said, plus here's a link http://help.vodafone.co.nz/app/answers/detail/a_id/3657/


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