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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation Tutorial

MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 1

Connect your MC35i Terminal directly to your PC via a 9-way serial port (not a USB to serial adaptor).
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 2

Go to Control Panel and double-click “Phone and Modem Options”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 3

Click on the "Modems" tab along the top of the dialog box and click on “Add”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 4

On the next box that appears be sure to click the “Don’t detect my modem; I will select it from a list.”. Click “Next”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 5

When the “Install New Modem” screen appears, pick “Standard Modem Types” on the left and select “Standard 19200bps Modem” from the menu on the right. Click “Next”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 6

On the next screen be sure to select the correct COM port the MC35T is to be installed on by highlighting it. Click “Next”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 7

The next box should confirm that the modem has been installed.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 8

Follow the instructions for changing the properties of the modem by going back to “Phone and Modem Options” in Control Panel.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 9

Click on “Properties” to bring up the configuration screen.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 10

Go through each of the tabs along the top and make sure your modem is configured correctly.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 11

Ensure you put the correct APN for your GPRS network provider in this box. The generic command is "AT+CGDCONT=1,IP,<APN>". The APN in this case is “Internet” as I am using a Vodafone connection. Your MC35i Terminal is now set-up correctly under windows. The next stage is to configure “Dial up Networking” for your GPRS connection.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 12

Go to Control Panel and double-click “Network Connections”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 13

Double-click on “New Connection Wizard”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 14

Click “Next” on the first screen. On the “Network Connection Type” screen, select “Connect to the Internet”. Click “Next”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 15

On the next screen, select “Set up my connection manually”. Click “Next”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 16

On the next screen, select “Connect using a dial-up modem”. Click “Next”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 17

On the ”Select a Device” screen, make sure you choose the “Standard 19200 bps modem”. Click “Next”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 18

Type in the name of the ISP. You may call it anything you like. Click “Next”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 19

On the next screen, enter the phone number for your GPRS connection. The standard number is "*99***1#". Click “Next”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 20

On the “Internet Account Information” screen, make sure you put the correct username and password as supplied by your GPRS provider. The username and password I have used is for Vodafone GPRS. It is also recommended that you choose to disable the Windows XP Firewall. Click “Next”.
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MC35i Terminal Windows XP Installation - Step 21

The last screen is just to confirm your settings. If you are happy with them, click “Finish”. You are now ready to surf the web using GPRS.
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Page Updated:
17/03/2020

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