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sultj
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Mobile Internet doesn't work on samsung galaxy s3

 

Mobile internet is not working on samsung galaxy s3 the device keeps saying 'no connection service' even though ive purchased an goodybag that includes mobile internet on my samsung galaxy s3. Can you please guide through in order to resolve this problem. Thank You

paultheball
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Re: Mobile Internet doesn't work on samsung galaxy s3

SAMSUNG GALAXY S - ICS.
Manual Guide;

Open Settings then click MORE SETTINGS.
Then click MOBILE NETWORKS.
Next click ACCESS POINT NAMES.
From here press the menu key which is the touch
button to the left of the home button.
Now select 'NEW APN' and from here enter this
information.

Name - giffgaff
APN - giffgaff.com
Proxy - 193.113.200.195
Port - 8080
Username - giffgaff
Password - password
Server - http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
MMSC - http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
MMS proxy - 193.113.200.195
MMS port - 8080
MCC - 234
MNC - 10
Authentication type - PAP
APN type - default,supl,mms
Enable/disable APN - tick box (APN enabled)
Bearer - unspecified

Now press the menu button and select 'save'
This will take you back to the select APN screen.
From here select your newly created giffgaff APN
by clicking the small circle next to the giffgaff APN
to see a green light.
Now press your back button and ensure the 'USE
PACKET DATA' box is ticked.
Then go back to the settings page and Set WiFi to
off. Return to the home screen. Restart your
phone. Your internet should now be sorted.


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muhammadasim
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Re: Mobile Internet doesn't work on samsung galaxy s3

Samsung Galaxy S3 manual settings
http://bit.ly/giffgaffs3

 

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no51get
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Re: Mobile Internet doesn't work on samsung galaxy s3

Make sure the phone is fully unlocked then enter the settings

 

Here are the settings for giffgaff so you can connect to the internet and MMS. Text "SETTINGS" to 2020, 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

 

Another alternative is to use the link below , Tweakker helps Giffgaff customers connect quickly and easily to the Internet and MMS services.

Tweakker APN Setup Android  https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tweakker&hl=en

Iphone  http://tweakker.com/iphone

 

You can 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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Re: Mobile Internet doesn't work on samsung galaxy s3

Android Phones.
To setup your Android device manually:

Settings > Wireless & networks > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names

Click the Menu button > New APN

Enter these details:

Name: giffgaff
APN: giffgaff.com
Username: giffgaff
Password: password
Server: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
MMSC: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
MMS proxy: 193.113.200.195
MMS port: 8080
MCC: 234
MNC: 10


Or, using wifi you can download the Giffgaff APN from Google Play.


Please also see this guide for Android phone settings:
http://bit.ly/giffgaffandroid
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djbonner07
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garythegob
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Re: Mobile Internet doesn't work on samsung galaxy s3

The giffgaff apn from play store doesn't work with ics
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garythegob
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clairerzr
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Re: Mobile Internet doesn't work on samsung galaxy s3

Thank you all sorted now and it was very easy to follow :smileyhappy: