Create A New Profile On A Sierra Wireless AC313U

The following steps explain how to create a new profile on a Sierra Wireless 313U.

  1. In 3G Watcher click the Settings icon.
  2. Click Profiles on the left hand side. 
    • You can also click the Menu drop down and click Connections.
  3. Click the Add New button and select WWAN profile.
  4. Enter the following:
    • Profile Name: A description of the profile (i.e. the name of your service provider).
    • User Name: If required, the username of the APN.
    • Password: If required, the password of the APN.
    • APN: Access Point Name.
      • If you want to use a pre-defined profile, in the Profile Name field, select the profile from the drop-down list.
    • Connection Type: Prompt, Autoconnect or manual connection.
      • Autoconnect: A connection is established automatically whenever you insert the AirCard. 
      • Manual Connect: You must select the Connect button on the main Watcher window to make a connection. 
      • Prompt: you must select Connect and enter a password to make a connection. 
  5. Click Apply.
  6. Click OK.