Device hardware: T-Mobile USB Laptop Stick

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Computer System Requirements

 

Microsoft Windows

 

Important: It is strongly recommended Windows XP be updated to Service Pack 3. This update will increase overall improvement to the performance of the computer.

 

 


Windows XPWindows VistaWindows 7
Processor

300 MHz 32-bit

 

Note:

64-bit is not supported

1 GHz 32-bit

1 GHz 64-bit

1 GHz 32-bit

1 GHz 64-bit

RAM256 MB1 GB1 GB
Hard Drive Space50 MB50 MB50 MB
Web BrowserIE 5.5IE 7IE 8
OS Service Pack / VersionService Pack 2 or laterService Pack 0 or laterService Pack 0 or later
USB VersionUSB 2.0 or USB 3.0 port

USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 port

USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 port

 

Mac OS X

 

Important: Mac 10.7 (Lion) is not officially supported, but can work if Java Realtime is installed.

 


Mac OS X 10.4

(Tiger)

Mac OS X 10.5

(Leopard)

Mac OS X 10.6

(Snow Leopard)

ProcessorPower PC G3876 MhzIntel
RAM256 MB512 MB1 GB
Hard Drive Space100 MB120 MB160 MB
Web BrowserSafariSafariSafari
OS Service Pack / VersionVersion 10.4.11 or laterVersion 10.5.8 or laterVersion 10.6.4 or later
USB Version

USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 port

USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 port

USB 2.0 or USB 3.0 port

 

 

 

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

 

Refer to the picture below to determine the location of the indicator light:

 

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Memory Card

Access files on card

How to access files on a memory card from a computer


To view files on a memory card from a computer, follow these steps:

 

  1. From your computer, open the Start menu, and click on Computer.
  2. Double-click on the appropriate drive.
  3. Navigate to and access the desired files or folders.

 

Copy files from card to computer

How to copy files from a memory card to a computer


To copy files from a memory card to a computer, follow these steps:

 

  1. From your computer, open the Start menu, and click on Computer.
  2. Double-click on the appropriate drive.
  3. Drag and drop the desired files or folders to the desired location on your computer.

 

Copy files from computer to card

How to copy files from a computer to a memory card


To copy files from a computer to a memory card, follow these steps:

 

  1. From your computer, open the Start menu, and click on Computer.
  2. Double-click on the appropriate drive.
  3. Navigate to the desired folder on the memory card.
  4. In a separate window, navigate to the desired folders or files on your computer.
  5. Drag and drop the files from the computer's folder to the desired folder on the memory card.

 

Delete files on card

How to delete files on a memory card from a computer


To delete files on a memory card from a computer, follow these steps:

 

  1. From your computer, open the Start menu, and click on Computer.
  2. Double-click on the appropriate drive.
  3. Navigate to the desired folder on the memory card.
  4. Right-click on the file or folder you want to delete.
  5. Click Delete.
  6. Click Yes to confirm.

 

Insert/Remove card

How to insert or remove a memory card

 

To insert or remove a memory card, follow these steps:

 

  1. Open the microSD door on the side of the laptop stick.
  2. Insert the card as shown, and push it in until it locks into place.
    • Note: To remove a card that is already inserted, push in on the card slightly to unlock it and then slide it out of the microSD memory card slot.
      T-Mobile Support Community- Device hardware- T-Mobile USB Laptop Stick(1).png
  3. Close the microSD door and push it into place.

 

 

 

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SIM card

Insert / Remove SIM card

How to insert or remove the SIM card


Related error: 'Insert SIM'


To insert or remove the SIM card, follow these steps:


To insert


  1. Detach the SIM card from the card holder.
  2. Slide down and remove the back cover.
    T-Mobile Support Community- Device hardware- T-Mobile USB Laptop Stick(2).png
  3. Slide the SIM card into the slot (as shown below).
    T-Mobile Support Community- Device hardware- T-Mobile USB Laptop Stick(3).png
  4. Close the back cover.

 

To remove

  1. Slide down and remove the back cover.
    T-Mobile Support Community- Device hardware- T-Mobile USB Laptop Stick(4).png
  2. Slide the SIM card out of the slot (as shown below).
    T-Mobile Support Community- Device hardware- T-Mobile USB Laptop Stick(5).png

 

 

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