RS-232 RS-422 RS-485
1 DCD1# 422 TX - 485 -
2 SIN1 422 TX + 485 +
3 SOUT1 422 RX -
4 DTR1 422 RX +
6 DSR1#
7 RTS1
8 CTS1#
9 RI1#

:!: Please note: Before performing the below steps, please install the hardware according to the installation guide as found in the specification PDF.

  1. Please run Windows Update in order to install the driver for the HUAWEI GNSS Sensor. The other two components will use the Windows 10 inbox driver (1803 and newer).
    • Once the Windows Update process is completed, three devices should be listed in the device manager as shown below.
  2. Check Windows Settings in Network & Internet for the newly available Cellular connection.
    • Here, you can also select under which conditions the Cellular connection should be used.
  3. The Cellular connection is also visible in the Network Tray Symbol, just where usually Wi-Fi signals can be found.

    Click “Unlock SIM” to connect.
  4. Enter the PIN (if applicable) of your SIM card and press “Next”.
  5. If the PIN was entered correctly and the SIM card is enabled for DATA connection, the connection should now be set up.

Successfully tested M.2-3042 modules:

SierraEM7455CAT 6, for Europa and North America
SierraEM7430CAT 6, for APAC
HuaweiME906SCAT 4, for EMEA, Australia, New Zealand
QuectelEM06-ECAT 6, for EMEA, Australia, Brazil

Check the following BIOS setting to ensure that the LTE module will be recognized correctly.
Go to AdvancedOnboard Device ConfigurationEKey Device Select and change from PCIE to USB

The first COM port is marked on this photo:

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