When you use a cellular connection to access internet, you see its option listed at the right side of Network and Internet tab of Settings on Windows 10. Sometimes it is missing. This article will show you How to Fix Cellular missing from Network & Internet in Windows 10.
When you insert modem or adapter of cell phone in the port of the laptop or desktop the Network and Internet Settings window starts showing Cellular option in the right pane on your Windows 10 PC. If Cellular option is absent even after putting the device in port you would not be able to connect the adapter to your PC to access internet. The cause of the absence of this option is regarding the adapter of the particular adapter gets disabled somehow in Network Connection Settings. If you want the Cellular option showing all you have to do is to enable it.
The below steps tells you where to find the adapter for the Cellular connection and how to enable it.
The same type of issue comes with the WiFi option. I have written another article to Fix Cellular missing from Network & Internet in Windows 10.
How to Fix Cellular missing from Network & Internet in Windows 10
- Open Control Panel and make it view in small icons.
- Click Network and Sharing center. This is the location where you will see your Cellular connection.
- Click Change adapter settings link on the left pane.
- Now, see the below screenshot. I am using the Mobile Broadband 3 Cellular connection which has been disabled. You will choose the adapter which you are using to access network.
- Right-click on it and click Enable.
- Open you Settings app and go to the Network & Internet
- On the left column, you can now see your Cellular section again.