Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Installing Tata Indicom CDMA 1x Modem on Vista and Windows 7


The Tata Indicom CDMA 1x device comes with an installation CD which works pretty well in windows xp but when I tried installing the same in my Windows 7 system, the dialer client was installed successfully but it was not able to detect the USB modem and this is the status of the dialer client.

After considerable searching I was able to find out that both Vista and Windows 7 users are facing the same problem. I found some material for another Tata Indicom Modem Device built by Huawei which was able to solve the problem in this device made by EpiValley. Here are the steps you need to follow for making the USB device work:

  1. Install the client application completely as provided in the installation CD and plugin the Modem.
  2. You will find a folder named "drivers" in the installation location (C:\Program Files\EpiValley\TATA Indicom Dialer\drivers for default installation), copy this folder and save it on the desktop.
  3. Goto the device manager, under the section other devices, you will see something like this SIT_1x_USBmodem#1, right click and select update driver software.
  4. Now select the option Browse my computer for driver software and in the next option browse the location where you have saved the drivers folder, the drivers will be installed.
  5. Now you need to create the network manually. For this, goto network and sharing center and select the option Setup a new connection or network and then select connect to internet.
  6. The next screen will show connection options, select dial-up connection.
  7. The list of available modems will be shown, one of them will be SIT_1x_USBmodem#1, select this option.
  8. Following screen will ask for ISP information, phone number is #777, username is internet and password is internet, connection name can be anything you like to call it like Tata Indicom.
  9. Press connect and you are done. Everytime you need to browse internet, just connect your device and this connection will appear under available connections.

19 comments:

  1. i have the same problem as described..........but SIT_1x_USBmodem#1 not found in device manager...what to do....plz help me...

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  2. Thank u Ankit. I do like this. Now its working properly

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  3. nothing just go same its occurs to me just uninstall program and install once again and after install restart the system and connect

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  4. hi, i dont have the installation CD where do i get one? i think i can manage to do all the rest once i can download the cd

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  5. hi,
    I just ot one of the said usb modems and i dont have a modem cd so i dont know where to go to get a download.
    please tell me where to download it.
    Thanks

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  6. THANK YOU SO MUCH I LOVE YOU

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  7. thanks dear ....
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  8. What are the installing procedure is given its working.

    Thanks
    Hari

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  9. Tnx Bro it worked i was searching for the solution from a long time tnx

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  10. thankss a lot.......It's Working.....

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  11. I did th above procedure & earlier it was but know my connection window dose not show the connection icon & again i installed the software & did the same procedure but iam not able to creat a connection i get a display saying wizard could not creat connection pl help

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  12. You are just Greatest man helping on internet u r the saviour... Hats off genius man....

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  13. oh!! u r brilliant!!!!!!! Amazing! Thank you very much.. solved all my problems..

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  14. I am also not getting drivers (neither in Modem or nor in others,.. ) in the Device Manager. I didn't get SIT_1x_USBmodem# anywhere in the DM

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  15. 1 no its working...........

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