Faster and Better
Access to the Web

Globalstar has partnered with Yippy, lnc. to provide Sat-BrowseTM, a faster internet access utilizing the Globalstar Satellite Network and devices. Globalstar users can now browse to stay informed on news, sports, weather and more all outside of mobile  range. Yippy's industry leading software platform provides a “browser within a browser” to ensure that the user experience is the same across all devices, optimized for delivery over satellite, language agnostic and prevents unwanted videos and ads.

*Please note that Sat-Browse does not work for HTTPS sites with a login, such as social media platforms or financial institutions.

The Globalstar
Sat-Browse Advantage

Stay connected - Quickly access text based information on the web from beyond mobile.

User Friendly - Works in multiple languages and best for news, sports, weather and educational information.

Easy Access - Easily access Yippy web browsing with your Globalstar My Account login. If you don't have a My Account profile set up, visit My Account to get signed up now.

Faster Satellite Browsing - highly efficient compression technology enables real-time data transfer faster than all other MSS providers.

Reliability - 100% satellite technology works where mobile phones, 2-way radios and landlines won’t. 

Affordable Pricing - A $9.99/mo. charge will be applied to a user's bill when Sat-Browse is used in any given month.

HOW TO START USING
SAT-BROWSE

FOR INSTRUCTIONS, SELECT YOUR SATELLITE DEVICE AND DATA CONNECTION.
 

SAT-FI

DATA CABLE

GLOBALSTAR 9600
SELECT YOUR CONNECTION DEVICE SOFTWARE.
 
 

ANDROID

iOS
 
 
 



SELECT YOUR CONNECTION DEVICE SOFTWARE.
 
 

ANDROID

iOS

WINDOWS

MAC
 
 
 



SELECT YOUR CONNECTION DEVICE SOFTWARE.
 
 

WINDOWS

MAC
 
 
 



SELECT YOUR CONNECTION DEVICE SOFTWARE.
 
 

ANDROID

iOS

WINDOWS

MAC
 
 
 



Sat-Browse Instructions for Sat-Fi2.

Before you begin, make sure you have your Globalstar MyAccount set up and that you have downloaded the latest firmware here.
 
  1. On the Main screen, select Web.
  2. A web browser will be displayed, select SatBrowse.
  3. The SatBrowse screen will be displayed, enter a search request and select SEARCH.
  4. The search results will be displayed. Select the orange search result to view.
Sat-Browse Instructions for Sat-Fi with the Android App.

Before you begin make sure you have your Globalstar MyAccount set up and that you have downloaded the latest firmware here.
 
  1. On your Android device, turn on your Wi-Fi connection and connect to the Sat-Fi network. Default Password: satfi1234.
  2. Open the Sat-Fi app on your Android device, select Settings and then select XWeb Proxy Server.
  3. In the Server field, select xweb2.globalstarmail.com and then select your desired compression speed under Port.
  4. Go back to the Sat-Fi main screen and select Web.
    Note: If the Sat-Browse page is displayed proceed to Step 6.
  5. Select Bookmarks and then select Home.
  6. Select the Log In button on the Sat-Browse home screen.
  7. Enter in your Globalstar MyAccount username and password and then select Log In.
    Note: If you do not have a Globalstar MyAccount, visit myaccount.globalstar.com over a Wi-Fi connection to sign up.
  8. After successfully logging in for the first time, a Yippy Customer Agreement screen will be displayed. Read and agree to the terms and then select Continue.
  9. You are now ready to start browsing. In the search field enter your search and select Search.
  10. Selecting the bold orange text will display the compressed Yippy text-based version of the web page. Selecting the standard version will display the non-Yippy web page.
    Note: The Standard Version will be a non-compressed web page incurring large data costs and slow download speeds.
Sat-Browse Instructions for Sat-Fi with the iOS App.

Before you begin make sure you have your Globalstar MyAccount set up and that you have downloaded the latest firmware here.
 
  1. Under Wi-Fi settings for Sat-Fi set the Proxy to Auto. Default Password: satfi1234.
  2. Open the Sat-Fi app on your iPhone, select Web.
  3. Select the Log In button on the Sat-Browse home screen.
  4. Enter in your Globalstar MyAccount username and password and then select Log In.
    Note: If you do not have a Globalstar MyAccount, visit myaccount.globalstar.com over a Wi-Fi connection to sign up.
  5. After successfully logging in for the first time a Yippy Customer Agreement screen will be displayed. Read and agree to the terms and then select Continue.
  6. You are now ready to start browsing. In the search field enter your search and select Search.
  7. Selecting the bold orange text will display the compressed Yippy text-based version of the web page. Selecting the standard version will display the non-Yippy web page.
    Note: The Standard Version will be a non-compressed web page incurring large data costs and slow download speeds.
Sat-Browse Instructions for Sat-Fi with Windows.

Before you begin make sure you have your Globalstar MyAccount set up and that you have downloaded the latest firmware here.
 
  1. If you have not yet configured your Sat-Fi app for Windows, please refer to the Configuring the Sat-Fi Network Settings section of your User Guide, Step 9 through Step 13.
  2. On the Sat-Fi screen, select XWeb.
  3. A popup window to Confirm Browse Online will be displayed, select Yes.
  4. Select the Log In button on the Sat-Browse home screen.
  5. Enter in your Globalstar MyAccount username and password and then select Log In.
    Note: If you do not have a Globalstar MyAccount, visit myaccount.globalstar.com over a Wi-Fi connection to sign up.
  6. After successfully logging in for the first time a Yippy Customer Agreement screen will be displayed. Read and agree to the terms and then select Continue.
  7. You are now ready to start browsing. In the search field enter your search and select Search.
  8. Selecting the bold orange text will display the compressed Yippy text-based version of the web page. Selecting the standard version will display the non-Yippy web page.
    Note: The Standard Version will be a non-compressed web page incurring large data costs and slow download speeds.
Sat-Browse Instructions for Sat-Fi with Mac.

Before you begin make sure you have your Globalstar MyAccount set up and that you have downloaded the latest firmware here.
 
  1. If you have not yet configured your Sat-Fi app for Windows, please refer to the Configuring the Sat-Fi Network Settings section of your User Guide, Step 9 through Step 13.
  2. On the Sat-Fi screen, select XWeb.
  3. A popup window to Confirm Browse Online will be displayed, select Yes.
  4. Select the Log In button on the Sat-Browse home screen.
  5. Enter in your Globalstar MyAccount username and password and then select Log In.
    Note: If you do not have a Globalstar MyAccount, visit myaccount.globalstar.com over a Wi-Fi connection to sign up.
  6. After successfully logging in for the first time a Yippy Customer Agreement screen will be displayed. Read and agree to the terms and then select Continue.
  7. You are now ready to start browsing. In the search field enter your search and select Search.
  8. Selecting the bold orange text will display the compressed Yippy text-based version of the web page. Selecting the standard version will display the non-Yippy web page.
    Note: The Standard Version will be a non-compressed web page incurring large data costs and slow download speeds.
Sat-Browse Instructions for a Data Cable with Windows.

Before you begin make sure you have your Globalstar MyAccount set up and that you have downloaded the latest firmware here.
 
  1. Click here to download the Globalstar Modem Software for your PC.
    Note: To use a data cable for web browsing you must have Windows 8 or an early version.
  2. Connect your data cable from your PC to your satellite device.
  3. On your PC open up the Control Panel, select Network and Sharing Center and then select Change Adapter Settings.
  4. Double click on the Globalstar Packet Modem and ensure the satellite device number is #777 and select Dial.
  5. Open a search engine and type in satbrowse.globalstar.com to start compressed browsing.
  6. Select the Log In button on the Sat-Browse home screen.
  7. Enter in your Globalstar or SPOT MyAccount username and password and then select Log In.
    Note: If you do not have a Globalstar or SPOT MyAccount, visit myaccount.globalstar.com or login.findmespot.com over a Wi-Fi connection to sign up.
  8. After successfully logging in for the first time a Yippy Customer Agreement screen will be displayed. Read and agree to the terms and then select Continue.
  9. You are now ready to start browsing. In the search field enter your search and select Search.
  10. Selecting the bold orange text will display the compressed Yippy text-based version of the web page. Selecting the standard version will display the non-Yippy web page.
    Note: The Standard Version will be a non-compressed web page incurring large data costs and slow download speeds.
Sat-Browse Instructions for a Data Cable with Mac.

Before you begin make sure you have your Globalstar or SPOT MyAccounts set up and that you have downloaded the latest firmware here.
 
  1. Click here to download the Globalstar Modem Software for your Mac.
  2. Connect your data cable from your Mac to your satellite device.
  3. On your Mac open up the Apple Menu, select System Preferences and then select Network.
  4. Make sure that the lock icon is unlocked in the lower left. Select the + sign below the Service list.
    Note: If Globalstar or Qualcomm is already on the list proceed to Step 6.
  5. Select Qualcomm from the Interface drop-down menu and change the Service Name to Globalstar and then select Create.
  6. Select Globalstar on the Service list and enter #777 as the Telephone Number and then select Apply.
  7. Check the box to Show modem status in menu bar and then exit out of the Network window.
  8. Select the Connect Globalstar on the phone icon in the menu bar.
  9. Open a search engine and type in satbrowse.globalstar.com to start compressed browsing.
  10. Select the Log In button on the Sat-Browse home screen.
  11. Enter in your Globalstar or SPOT MyAccount username and password and then select Log In.
    Note: If you do not have a Globalstar or SPOT MyAccount, visit myaccount.globalstar.com or login.findmespot.com over a Wi-Fi connection to sign up.
  12. After successfully logging in for the first time a Yippy Customer Agreement screen will be displayed. Read and agree to the terms and then select Continue.
  13. You are now ready to start browsing. In the search field enter your search and select Search.
  14. Selecting the bold orange text will display the compressed Yippy text-based version of the web page. Selecting the standard version will display the non-Yippy web page.
    Note: The Standard Version will be a non-compressed web page incurring large data costs and slow download speeds.
Sat-Browse Instructions for Globalstar 9600 with the Android App.

Before you begin make sure you have your Globalstar or SPOT MyAccounts set up and that you have downloaded the latest firmware here.
 
  1. On your Android device, turn on your Wi-Fi connection and connect to the wXa<XXXXXX> network.
  2. Open the Sat-Fi app on your Android device, select Settings and then select XWeb Proxy Server.
  3. In the Server field, select xwe2b.globalstarmail.com and then select your desired compression speed under Port.
  4. On the Settings screen select Connection.
  5. The Connection Settings screen will be displayed. Click on the Firewall drop-down arrow and select Allow All Outbound Traffic.
  6. Go back to the Sat-Fi main screen and select Web.
    Note: If the Sat-Browse page is displayed proceed to Step 6.
  7. Select Bookmarks and then select Home.
  8. Select the Log In button on the Sat-Browse home screen.
  9. Enter in your Globalstar or SPOT MyAccount username and password and then select Log In.
    Note: If you do not have a Globalstar or SPOT MyAccount, visit myaccount.globalstar.com or login.findmespot.com over a Wi-Fi connection to sign up.
  10. After successfully logging in for the first time a Yippy Customer Agreement screen will be displayed. Read and agree to the terms and then select Continue.
  11. You are now ready to start browsing. In the search field enter your search and select Search.
  12. Selecting the bold orange text will display the compressed Yippy text-based version of the web page. Selecting the standard version will display the non-Yippy web page.
    Note: The Standard Version will be a non-compressed web page incurring large data costs and slow download speeds.
Sat-Browse Instructions for Globalstar 9600 with the iOS App.

Before you begin make sure you have your Globalstar or SPOT MyAccounts set up and that you have downloaded the latest firmware here.
 
  1. On your iPhone, turn on your Wi-Fi connection and connect to the Globalstar 9600 network.
  2. Select Modify Configuration and then select Configure Firewall.
  3. The Configure Firewall screen will be displayed. Select Allow All Outbound Traffic then select Save.
  4. Open the Sat-Fi app on your iPhone, select Web.
  5. Select the Log In button on the Sat-Browse home screen.
  6. Enter in your Globalstar or SPOT MyAccount username and password and then select Log In.
    Note: If you do not have a Globalstar or SPOT MyAccount, visit myaccount.globalstar.com or login.findmespot.com over a Wi-Fi connection to sign up.
  7. After successfully logging in for the first time a Yippy Customer Agreement screen will be displayed. Read and agree to the terms and then select Continue.
  8. You are now ready to start browsing. In the search field enter your search and select Search.
  9. Selecting the bold orange text will display the compressed Yippy text-based version of the web page. Selecting the standard version will display the non-Yippy web page.
    Note: The Standard Version will be a non-compressed web page incurring large data costs and slow download speeds.
Sat-Browse Instructions for Globalstar 9600 with Windows.

Before you begin make sure you have your Globalstar or SPOT MyAccounts set up and that you have downloaded the latest firmware here.
 
  1. If you have not yet configured your Sat-Fi app for Windows, please refer to the Configuring the Globalstar 9600 Connection Settings section, Step 9 through Step 16.
  2. On the Sat-Fi screen, select XWeb.
  3. A popup window to Confirm Browse Online will be displayed, select Yes.
  4. Select the Log In button on the Sat-Browse home screen.
  5. Enter in your Globalstar or SPOT MyAccount username and password and then select Log In.
    Note: If you do not have a Globalstar or SPOT MyAccount, visit myaccount.globalstar.com or login.findmespot.com over a Wi-Fi connection to sign up.
  6. After successfully logging in for the first time a Yippy Customer Agreement screen will be displayed. Read and agree to the terms and then select Continue.
  7. You are now ready to start browsing. In the search field enter your search and select Search.
  8. Selecting the bold orange text will display the compressed Yippy text-based version of the web page. Selecting the standard version will display the non-Yippy web page.
    Note: The Standard Version will be a non-compressed web page incurring large data costs and slow download speeds.
Sat-Browse Instructions for Globalstar 9600 with MAC.

Before you begin make sure you have your Globalstar or SPOT MyAccounts set up and that you have downloaded the latest firmware here.
 
  1. If you have not yet configured your Sat-Fi app for Windows, please refer to the Configuring the Globalstar 9600 Connection Settings section, Step 9 through Step 14.
  2. On the Sat-Fi screen, select XWeb.
  3. A popup window to Confirm Browse Online will be displayed, select Yes.
  4. Select the Log In button on the Sat-Browse home screen.
  5. Enter in your Globalstar or SPOT MyAccount username and password and then select Log In.
    Note: If you do not have a Globalstar or SPOT MyAccount, visit myaccount.globalstar.com or login.findmespot.com over a Wi-Fi connection to sign up.
  6. After successfully logging in for the first time a Yippy Customer Agreement screen will be displayed. Read and agree to the terms and then select Continue.
  7. You are now ready to start browsing. In the search field enter your search and select Search.
  8. Selecting the bold orange text will display the compressed Yippy text-based version of the web page. Selecting the standard version will display the non-Yippy web page.
    Note: The Standard Version will be a non-compressed web page incurring large data costs and slow download speeds.

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