Step 1

Australian Satellite Phones, and Networking Devices - Pacific Rim Australia and Pacific Rim USA. Pacific Rim is a specialist in personal communication systems providing transnational, regional or global coverage from a constellation of satellites accessible with small.

Download the below SatSleeve Upgrader program. This program also contains the required driver for connecting your SatSleeve to a PC or laptop to use the Internet in satellite mode via the SatSleeve.

Upgrading your Thuraya satellite phone or IP is easy. Use the links below to access the most recent firmware upgrade files, drivers, installation manuals and important technical bulletins. Thuraya XT–PRO DUAL. (Connect using a dial-up modem or ISDN). Do I need a special modem driver to make an Iridium Data call? Most operating systems provide basic dial up networking modems that can be used with Iridium data connections. If using Windows select the Standard 19200 bps modem. The Iridium Direct Internet 2.0 software also provides a specialized Iridium modem that can be used as well.

Run the setup file - the Upgrader program including the USB driver will be installed.

Step 2


Installing the SatSleeve modem on a PC or laptop:

Thuraya Modems Driver
  • Connect your SatSleeve with the PC/laptop via USB data cable
  • Select Start > Settings > Control Panel > System > Device Manager
  • Check the USB serial port of SatSleeve (e.g. COM40)
  • Select Start > Settings > Control Panel > Phone and Modem
  • Select the Modems tab and press Add
  • Check the box of “Don’t detect my modem; I will select it from a list.” and press Next
  • Select and press Standard 56000 bps Modem and press Next
  • Select the USB serial port that you previously checked on step 3 and press Next
  • When the modem installation is completed, press Finish

Thuraya Modems Drivers License

Step 3

Creating a dial-up connection:

Thuraya Modems Drivers

  • Select Start > Settings > Control Panel > Network and Sharing Center
  • Select and press Set up a new connection or network
  • Select and press Set up dial-up connection and then Next
  • Enter *99# on the Dial-up phone number field. (Optionally you can enter user name and password)
  • Enter connection name and press Connect
  • Use the Internet via the newly created dial-up connection.