How to Get the Internet on Your Dell Inspiron 1525 Using a SIM card

by T.M. Wit

You can access the Internet on your Dell Inspiron 1525 using a SIM card by installing a SIM card modem. Your SIM card modem will connect to your Dell Inspiron 1525 via a USB port. The SIM card modem may require an external power source to function. You can install a SIM card modem to your Dell Inspiron 1525 in about five minutes.


Connect the AC adapter to your wall outlet, and then to your SIM card modem. If your SIM card modem does not require an external power source, proceed to Step 2.


Plug your SIM card modem into an empty USB port on the side of your Dell Inspiron 1525 laptop.


Turn on your Dell Inspiron 1525 laptop and look for a notification in the bottom right corner of your screen. You should see a message stating "USB modem device detected." You also will see a small wireless connectivity icon.

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T.M. Wit was born and raised in Cleveland Ohio. He has advanced studies in mathematics, probability, business and economics. When he's not freelance writing he enjoys golfing, bowling and poker. He has worked in information systems in Asia and the United States.

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