TropicalSuze
Level 1: Cadet

DWM-222 usb modem has full bars but “network searching”

I purchased a DWM-222 and Telstra SIM. It worked in my Windows 10 PC but has suddenly stopped. Now when I put it in it finds the SIM and shows full bars but also says “network searching”. The “Connect” button is greyed out. I have tried 3 different Telstra SIMs snd all have the same problem. I tried a Vodafone SIM and it works. Why wont a Telstra SIM work any more?

I have uninstalled and reinstalled the DLink software. I have rebooted the PC. I have confirmed there is a balance on the SIM. I have tried both a phone SIM and a data SIM. It was working until I ran out of credit but now wont connect at all.

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Mkrtich
Level 21: Augmented
Level 21: Augmented

Re: DWM-222 usb modem has full bars but “network searching”

Hi - when you select Settings,Network - is the Access Point Name for The Telstra Mobile Broadband showing - it could be 'telstra.internet' or 'telstra.iph' - maybe there has been a change implemented by Telstra recently.

 

https://apn-australia.gishan.net/en/apn/telstra 

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