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by plnewton
Mon Nov 15, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: Sierra Wireless Cards
Topic: Dell Cards in Non Dell machines
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: Dell Cards in Non Dell machines

Thanks for your reply
Yes, I need them to have band 28.

Band 28 is the widest coverage in rural areas here in Australia
by plnewton
Fri Nov 12, 2021 5:48 pm
Forum: Sierra Wireless Cards
Topic: Dell Cards in Non Dell machines
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: Dell Cards in Non Dell machines

I honestly haven't worked with PCI mode on these so I'm not the source for that, but the hardware design manuals for the modems and their AT command manuals should be of help. https://source.sierrawireless.com/devices/em-series/em7565/ Thanks for that that link is for a EM7565 card though, these de...
by plnewton
Thu Nov 11, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Sierra Wireless Cards
Topic: Dell Cards in Non Dell machines
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Re: Dell Cards in Non Dell machines

Depends on if your device uses the modem in pci or usb mode. Also some of the dell cards work fine if you convert them with firmware. there are guides all over on flashign the firmware but it may get stuck in low power mode, which can be an ass pain to recvoer, but usually isnt a brick process. usu...
by plnewton
Wed Nov 10, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: Sierra Wireless Cards
Topic: Dell Cards in Non Dell machines
Replies: 7
Views: 310

Dell Cards in Non Dell machines

Hi There I have a couple of Dell Cards DW5816e that I tried to install in a panasonic toughpads, unfortunately the cards were advertised as with both the EM7430 and DW5816e part numbers and I didnt read the ad properly so I am stuck with them now While I know these are dell specific cards is there a...