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robert1704
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3G settings

Hi how do I get settings for giffgaff 3g
think_of_tomoro
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Re: 3G settings

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These are all the 3G settings to be entered manually:


Internet Settings
Connection Name: giffgaff - GPRS
APN - Access Point Name: giffgaff.com
Proxy Port:8080
Username: giffgaff
Password: password [Leave blank]

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MCC: 234
MNC: 10


also try texting "settings" to 2020

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vrubin
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Re: 3G settings

http://bit.ly/giffgaffiphone - How to giffgaff an iPhone 3G/3GS

http://bit.ly/giffgaffiphone4 - How to giffgaff an iPhone 4
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scarybread
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Re: 3G settings

if you have a android phone download the giffgaff apn from the play store via wifi

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no51get
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Re: 3G settings

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Here are the settings for giffgaff so you can connect to the internet and MMS. Text "SETTINGS" to 2020 [Note: The correct answer has changed since this post was made], should this not work, please choose handset OS from the list below and click the link:

ANDROID - http://bit.ly/jitbandroid

iPHONE - http://bit.ly/jitbiphone

BLACKBERRY - http://bit.ly/jitbblackberry

WINDOWS PHONE - http://bit.ly/jitbwindowsmobile

OTHERS- http://bit.ly/giffgaffapn

Tweakker helps Giffgaff customers connect quickly and easily to the Internet and MMS services.   Tweakker  APN Setup     https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tweakker&hl=en

 http://www.tweakker.com/iphone

Check to see what the signal strength is like in your area before you commit to giffgaff or to check if there is any masts down or ongoing maintenance.   O2 Service Status.      http://status.o2.co.uk/

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snailspace171
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Re: 3G settings

you can also download them from itunes, free..... using wifi
bluemoonbaz
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Re: 3G settings

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Here are the basic APN Settings. Which "should" work on all phones.
or txt 2020 settibgs

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Manual Settings:

GPRS-3G Settings

Connection Name: giffgaff - GPRS
APN - Access Point Name: giffgaff.com

Proxy: 192.113.200.195 [Leave blank]

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Login - Username: giffgaff
Password: password [Leave blank]

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MCC: 234
MNC: 10


MMS Settings

Connection Name: giffgaff - MMS
APN - Access Point Name: giffgaff.com
Username: giffgaff
Password: password [Leave blank]

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Server: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk
:8002
MMSC: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk
:8002
MMS proxy: 193.113.200.195 82.132.254.1

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MMS port: 8080
MCC: 234
MNC: 10
APN type: mms
 

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brulaw
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Re: 3G settings

Hi Robert  ,

If  it's an android phone , if you have access to WiFi go on to the Play Store ( android market ) download the ..... giffgaffAPN ,then run it ,

 

on the first screen you see it has numbers 1 to 4 , touch number 2 .( It says " add or change data settings " ).

 

On the next screen it has numbers 1 to 3 touch number 1 ....( It says " enable Internet and MMS ) " .

 

That will do everything for you .

 

** Important , For Android 4 : automatic APN setup is not possible in ICS and higher. The app can supply manual assistance where automatic setup is unavailable. **

 

Hope that helps .
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http://bit.ly/giffgaffiphone4
http://bit.ly/giffgaffwindows
http://bit.ly/giffgaffblackberry


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markdyson1
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Re: 3G settings

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on most phones just send text saying "settings" (without the quotes) to 2020 Note: The correct answer has changed since this post was made] you're not specifically getting settings for 3g but for internet in general, if you're getting internet using GPRS then you could be using an older phone or in a bad signal area

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Re: 3G settings

You'll need to enter them manually if it isnts automatic