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The RV132W ADSL2+ Wireless-N VPN Router and the RV134W VDSL2 Wireless-AC VPN Router allow you to share the Internet connection from your 4G, 3G, and Long Term Evolution (LTE) Mobile Broadband Universal Serial Bus (USB) modem to multiple devices by connecting the modem to the USB interface of the router. Doing this allows you to share the Internet connection between your devices.
This article aims to show you how to configure a mobile network on the RV132W and the RV134W router.
Step 1. Log in to the web-based utility and choose Networking > WAN > Mobile Network.
Step 2. Connect the USB Modem to the USB port of the router.
Note: If the modem is supported, it is automatically detected and appears on the Mobile Network page.
Step 3. Click a radio button from the Connect Mode area. The options are:
Note: In this example, Connection Mode is Auto, Keep Alive.
Step 4. Verify that the Card Status area shows your mobile card is Connected.
Step 5. Under the Mobile Network Setuparea, choose the Configure Mode. The options are:
Note: In this example, Manual is chosen.
Step 6. (Optional) Enter the access point name in the Access Point Name (APN) field. This is the access point name provided by the service provider of the USB modem.
Note: In this example, the access point name is CiscoAccessPoint.
Step 7. (Optional) Enter the number to be dialed for the Internet connection in the Dial Number field. This is the telephone provided by the service provider of the USB modem.
Note: In this example, the dial number is 1234567890.
Step 8. (Optional) Enter the username in the Username field. This is the username provided by the service provider of the USB modem.
Note: In this example, the user name is CiscoUser1.
Step 9. (Optional) Enter the password provided by the service provider of the USB modem in the Password field.
Step 10. (Optional) Enter the Subscriber Identification Module (SIM) Personal Identification Number (PIN) in the SIM PIN field. This is the PIN provided by the supplier of the USB modem.
Step 11. (Optional) Enter the name of the server provided by your Internet service provider in the Server Name field.
Note: In this example, the server name is CiscoServer.
Step 12. (Optional) Choose the Authentication type from the drop-down menu. This is the authentication used by your service provider. The default option is Auto. If you do not know which option to choose, choose Auto. The options are:
Note: In this example, Auto is chosen.
Step 13. (Optional) Choose the Service Type from the drop-down menu. This is typically provided by the Internet service provider.
Note: In this example, HSDPA/3G/UMTS Preferred is chosen.
Step 14. Click Save.
You should now have successfully configured a mobile network on your router.