Advanced Settings - Verizon Wireless Fivespot™Global Ready™3G Mobile Hotspot

To change the advanced settings (e.g., LAN, Firewall, etc.) on your mobile hotspot, view this info.

  1. Open VZAccess Manager.
    Note For Windows desktop, click Start > All Programs (Programs) > VZAccess Manager.
    Note With Windows 10, click Start > Apps icon Apps Menu icon (located in the top-left corner) > All apps (located in the bottom-left corner) > VZAccess Manager.
    Note For Macintosh, click Finder > Applications > VZAccess Manager.
  2. If presented, enter the PIN then click OK.
    Note The default PIN is 1111.
  3. From the top menu, click Options > Preferences.
    Note From the Minimum view, navigate: Menu > Options > Preferences.
  4. Click Connect.
  5. Select the Device operating mode.
    Note If prompted after any selection, click OK. The app may restart.
    Note If having Pantech UML290 VPN connectivity issues, utilize the Local Area Network mode.
    • LAN Adapter
    • Windows Mobile Broadband
  6. Select the Device connection preference.
    Note If prompted after any selection, click OK.
    • LAN Adapter - Auto-connect
    • LAN Adapter - Auto-connect except when roaming.
    • LAN Adapter - Manually Connect
  7. Ensure Auto-connect Wi-Fi is checked/unchecked then set the Auto-connect precedence as required.
    Note Enable this feature to automatically connect to an available Wi-Fi network.
  8. Click Restore Default to ensure the correct APN (Access Point Name) is in use.
    Connect options
  9. Click VPN.
  10. Ensure the required options are selected then click OK:
    VPN Client:
    Specify a default VPN Client to open.
    Specify a default profile in which to connect.
    Automatically start the VPN on connection:
    Opens the default VPN app upon connection.
    VPN Preferences