[LINK] Internode (Optus) 3G wireless broadband in the bush ... Stephen?
Tom.Worthington at tomw.net.au
Thu Jun 18 19:00:19 EST 2009
At 05:44 PM 18/06/2009, Robin Whittle wrote:
>... Huawei E169 USB stick modem ... external antenna socket ...
I purchased an Antenna for A$29.95 which works very well with the
But I suggest first trying a long USB cable, so that the internal
antenna in the USB adaptor is free of obstructions. As an example, it
works well to stick the modem onto the middle of a window. I was
clipping mine to a curtain with a clothes peg, before I got the
If the external antenna doesn't work on the desk, then try a longer
USB cable and put the antenna and modem in a clear location, such as
a window. If that doesn't work you might need the more expensive and
harder to install Yagi antenna.
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