Setting up 2G/3G connection on Windows Mobile/WEH

The following steps show how to set up 2G (GPRS) / 3G (UMTS, HSDPA) connection on our rugged handheld devices running Windows Mobile/Windows Embedded Handheld.

  1. Make sure that SIM card is installed in the unit and the phone is activated. Also make sure that SIM card is unlocked, if PIN protection is enabled.
  2. Go to Settings > Connections > Connections and click Add a new modem connection under MyISP.
    WEH screenshot
  3. Enter a name for your connection and select modem Cellular Line (GPRS).
    WEH screenshot
  4. Click Next.
  5. Enter the APN (Access point name) from your network provider. For example for Vodafone Germany it is
    WEH screenshot
  6. Click Next.
  7. Enter usernamepassword and domain, if needed. (Depends on settings from your provider).
    WEH screenshot
  8. Click Finish.
  9. When the unit is trying to connect to the internet (from software, internet explorer, etc…), the system automatically starts the 2G/3G connection.
    WEH screenshot
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