Device hardware: T-Mobile Rocket 4G USB Laptop Stick

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Device hardware

 

Supported Computer Systemss

 

  • Windows XP SP3 or newer
  • Mac OS X 10.4.11 or newer
    Important: If you are using Mac OS X 10.7 will need to download and install the T-Mobile Connection Manager from the T-Mobile Download Center.

 

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Indicators

 

Indicator Lights

Use the following table to understand what status the indicator light is showing:

 

LightStatus
Blinking green twice every 3 secondsLaptop stick is powered on
Blinking green once every 3 seconds2G registration
Blinking blue once every 3 seconds3G or 4G registration
Blinking redLaptop stick is powered on and searching for the SIM card
Solid redLaptop stick is powered on and searching for an available network (2G, 3G, 4G)
Solid GreenEstablished 2G connection
Solid blueEstablished 3G or 4G connection
OffNo power

 

Liquid Damage Indicators (LDI)

 

Each T-Mobile device includes an indicator that shows if it has been subjected to water, thereby voiding the warranty.

 

To view the LDI, remove the back cover from the device. Refer to the following illustrations to read the label:

 

White LDI (indicates no liquid  damage)

Red LDI (indicates liquid damage)

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Memory card

 

Insert or remove a memory card

Your laptop stick supports a microSD memory card (not included with your purchase).

 

  1. Remove the cover using the notch located on the bottom-edge of the device.
  2. Insert or remove the memory card into the memory card slot as shown:
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    • Insert: Slide the memory card into the slot and push until it clicks into place.
    • Remove: Push the memory card in and release. It will eject out of the slot.
  3. Replace the back cover by pressing down until it snaps into place.

 

SIM card

 

Insert or remove the SIM card

Your laptop stick requires a SIM card to connect to the T-Mobile network. A SIM card was included with your purchase and has been pre-installed in the laptop stick.

 

  1. Remove the cover using the notch located on the bottom-edge of the device.
  2. Insert or remove the SIM card into the SIM card slot, as shown.

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  3. Replace the cover by pressing down until it snaps into place.

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