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Select connection settings

You can set how the USB modem application (Vodafone Mobile Broadband) connects to the internet. The application can connect to a Wi-Fi network instead of your USB modem if a Wi-Fi network is available.

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Find "Always Best Connected Setup Assistant"

Click Help.

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Find "Always Best Connected Setup Assistant"

Click Always Best Connected Setup Assistant.

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Select setting for automatic connection

Click Next.

If you select Automatic, a connection to the internet is established automatically.
If you select Prompt, you're prompted before a connection to the internet is established.
If you select Manual, a connection to the internet needs to be established manually.
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Select setting for automatic connection

Highlight one of the following options:
Automatic

If you select Automatic, a connection to the internet is established automatically.
If you select Prompt, you're prompted before a connection to the internet is established.
If you select Manual, a connection to the internet needs to be established manually.
Step 5 of 27

Select setting for automatic connection

Prompt

If you select Automatic, a connection to the internet is established automatically.
If you select Prompt, you're prompted before a connection to the internet is established.
If you select Manual, a connection to the internet needs to be established manually.
Step 6 of 27

Select setting for automatic connection

Manual

If you select Automatic, a connection to the internet is established automatically.
If you select Prompt, you're prompted before a connection to the internet is established.
If you select Manual, a connection to the internet needs to be established manually.
Step 7 of 27

Select setting for automatic connection

Click Next.

If you select Automatic, a connection to the internet is established automatically.
If you select Prompt, you're prompted before a connection to the internet is established.
If you select Manual, a connection to the internet needs to be established manually.
Step 8 of 27

Select preferred data connections

Click and drag the required data connection up or down to the required position on the list.
Repeat this step until all connections are prioritised.

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Select preferred data connections

Click Next.

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Select preferred data connections when roaming

Click and drag the required data connection up or down to the required position on the list.
Repeat this step until all connections are prioritised.

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Select preferred data connections when roaming

Click Next.

Step 12 of 27

Turn prompts on or off

Click Overriding Always Best Connected to turn the function on or off.

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Turn prompts on or off

Click Changing SIM settings to turn the function on or off.

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Turn prompts on or off

Click Next.

Step 15 of 27

Select setting for switching data connection during active data transfer

Highlight one of the following options:
Allow switching while data is being transferred

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Select setting for switching data connection during active data transfer

Prompt before switching while data is being transferred

Step 17 of 27

Select setting for switching data connection during active data transfer

Do not allow switching while data is being transferred

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Select setting for switching data connection during active data transfer

Click Next.

Step 19 of 27

Select setting for switching data connection when using another operator than Vodafone

Highlight one of the following options:
Allow switching to a roaming connection

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Select setting for switching data connection when using another operator than Vodafone

Prompt before switching to a roaming connection

Step 21 of 27

Select setting for switching data connection when using another operator than Vodafone

Do not allow switching to a roaming connection

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Select setting for switching data connection when using another operator than Vodafone

Click Next.

Step 23 of 27

Select setting for delay when switching data connection

Click Next.

Step 24 of 27

Select setting for delay when switching data connection

Click Number of minutes to ignore other connections after a connection is opened to turn the setting on or off.

Step 25 of 27

Select setting for delay when switching data connection

If you turn on the function:
Highlight the field next to "Minutes" and key in the required number of minutes.

Step 26 of 27

Select setting for delay when switching data connection

Click Next.

Step 27 of 27

Exit

Click Finish.

1. Find "Always Best Connected Setup Assistant"

Click Help.
Click Always Best Connected Setup Assistant.

2. Select setting for automatic connection

Click Next.
If you select Automatic, a connection to the internet is established automatically.
If you select Prompt, you're prompted before a connection to the internet is established.
If you select Manual, a connection to the internet needs to be established manually.
Highlight one of the following options:
Automatic
If you select Automatic, a connection to the internet is established automatically.
If you select Prompt, you're prompted before a connection to the internet is established.
If you select Manual, a connection to the internet needs to be established manually.
Prompt
If you select Automatic, a connection to the internet is established automatically.
If you select Prompt, you're prompted before a connection to the internet is established.
If you select Manual, a connection to the internet needs to be established manually.
Manual
If you select Automatic, a connection to the internet is established automatically.
If you select Prompt, you're prompted before a connection to the internet is established.
If you select Manual, a connection to the internet needs to be established manually.
Click Next.
If you select Automatic, a connection to the internet is established automatically.
If you select Prompt, you're prompted before a connection to the internet is established.
If you select Manual, a connection to the internet needs to be established manually.

3. Select preferred data connections

Click and drag the required data connection up or down to the required position on the list.
Repeat this step until all connections are prioritised.
Click Next.

4. Select preferred data connections when roaming

Click and drag the required data connection up or down to the required position on the list.
Repeat this step until all connections are prioritised.
Click Next.

5. Turn prompts on or off

Click Overriding Always Best Connected to turn the function on or off.
Click Changing SIM settings to turn the function on or off.
Click Next.

6. Select setting for switching data connection during active data transfer

Highlight one of the following options:
Allow switching while data is being transferred
Prompt before switching while data is being transferred
Do not allow switching while data is being transferred
Click Next.

7. Select setting for switching data connection when using another operator than Vodafone

Highlight one of the following options:
Allow switching to a roaming connection
Prompt before switching to a roaming connection
Do not allow switching to a roaming connection
Click Next.

8. Select setting for delay when switching data connection

Click Next.
Click Number of minutes to ignore other connections after a connection is opened to turn the setting on or off.
If you turn on the function:
Highlight the field next to "Minutes" and key in the required number of minutes.
Click Next.

9. Exit

Click Finish.

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