Technical Support

Mobile Broadband - Huawei E220 (Mac OS 10 . 5 / Leopard) Setup

Firstly download the Mac OS 10.5 Driver by clicking here and install the "MobileConnectDrv_App.pkg" enclosed in the zip file.

  1. Plug in the modem.
  2. Open System Preferences -> Network.
  3. Click on the "+" and from the Interface drop-down choose "HUAWEI Mobile".
  4. Name it whatever you want (for example 3G Connection), and click "Create".
  5. Select your newly created connection and place *99# in the Telephone Number.
  6. Click on "Advanced".
  7. Under modem, choose Vendor "Other", and then choose the HUAWEI 3G Modem (could be named differently - but will say Huawei) as the Model.
  8. Enter the APN as "splns999a1" (Note the l is a lower case L).
  9. Click OK, then click on Connect to test your connection.