Setting Up Your Inspiron Laptop
Install the SIM Card (Optional)
CAUTION: Do not insert a SIM card into the SIM card slot if you have not purchased a
computer with a Mobile Broadband card. Doing so may render your computer unusable and
you will need a service technician to fix the computer. Check your purchase invoice to see if
you have purchased a Mobile Broadband card.
NOTE: Installing a SIM is not required if you are using an EVDO card to access the Internet.
Installing a Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card on your computer allows you to connect to the
Internet. To access the Internet you must be within the network of your cellular service provider.
To install the SIM card:
Turn off your computer.
Remove the battery (see "Removing and Replacing the Battery" on page
In the battery bay, slide the SIM card into the SIM card slot.
Replace the battery (see "Removing and Replacing the Battery" on page
Turn on your computer.
To remove the SIM card, press and eject the SIM card.