Vodafone K5160/Windows 10

Vodafone K5160

Windows 10

The USB modem application doesn't start when your USB modem is plugged in - Vodafone K5160/Windows 10

Cause 1 of 1: The USB modem isn't installed

If your USB modem isn't installed, the USB modem application doesn't start when your USB modem is connected to the computer.

Solution: Install your USB modem.

Step 1 of 11

Insert your SIM

Turn the front of your USB modem towards you.
Slide the cover upwards and remove it.

Step 2 of 11

Insert your SIM

Turn your SIM as illustrated next to the SIM holder.

Step 3 of 11

Insert your SIM

Slide your SIM into the SIM holder.

Step 4 of 11

Insert your SIM

Place the cover on your USB modem with ½ cm opening at the bottom and slide the cover downwards.

Step 5 of 11

Connect your USB modem and your computer

Connect your USB modem to your computer's USB port.
Click the network icon.

Step 6 of 11

Connect your USB modem and your computer

Click the mobile network icon.

Step 7 of 11

Connect your USB modem and your computer

Click Connect.
If required, follow the instructions on the screen to key in your PIN.

Step 8 of 11

Download software

Click Get the recommended app.

Step 9 of 11

Download software

Click Get to download the application for the USB modem.

Step 10 of 11

Start the installation application for the USB modem

Click the Windows icon.

Step 11 of 11

Start the installation application for the USB modem

Click Vodafone Mobile Broadband and follow the instructions on the screen to finish the installation.

1 Insert your SIM

Turn the front of your USB modem towards you.
Slide the cover upwards and remove it.
Turn your SIM as illustrated next to the SIM holder.
Slide your SIM into the SIM holder.
Place the cover on your USB modem with ½ cm opening at the bottom and slide the cover downwards.

2 Connect your USB modem and your computer

Connect your USB modem to your computer's USB port.
Click the network icon.
Click the mobile network icon.
Click Connect.
If required, follow the instructions on the screen to key in your PIN.

3 Download software

Click Get the recommended app.
Click Get to download the application for the USB modem.

4 Start the installation application for the USB modem

Click the Windows icon.
Click Vodafone Mobile Broadband and follow the instructions on the screen to finish the installation.