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ginojames
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Registered: ‎03-07-2012

Nokia asha 501 settings help

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Hi every one, I'v just got myself a brand new nokia asha 501! I'm so excited about how good this new asha os is!
Anyways I'm having trouble getting my Internet working and was wondering if anyone new any setting that would work with my phone?

Thanks

Really sorry Completely forgot other people might be wanting to know how to get it working.... This is the settings that worked for me.

go to settings-access points-Internet-+-Nap
name. Giffgaff
adress. Giffgaff.com
usernames. Vertigo
password. Password
then go back to the access points page and tap on browser then hit the +
name. GPRS
access point. Giffgaff (nap)
url. Giffgaff.com
go back to the access point page and tap on streaming and set it to default streaming


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lucy68
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Re: Nokia asha 501 settings help

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tat2jayuk
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Registered: ‎21-12-2012

Re: Nokia asha 501 settings help

Text the word settings to 2020
Please click solution and kudos if I helped, thanks.
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usmanozzy786
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Re: Nokia asha 501 settings help

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Re: Nokia asha 501 settings help

alistress
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Re: Nokia asha 501 settings help

Try this:

Settings>Connectivity>Packet Data>Packet Data
Settings>Edit Active Access Pt.>Packet Data Acc.
Pt.
Type in: giffgaff.com
Then return to the home screen.
Settings>Configuration>Personal Config. Sett.
>Options>Add New>Access Point>Account Name.
Type in: giffgaff.com
Then, staying in the Access Point menu, select
Bearer Settings and enter these settings:
Packet Data Acc. Pt.: giffgaff.com
Network Type: IPv4
Authentication Type: Normal
Username: giffgaff
Password: password
Now return to the Configuration menu and
make sure the following are set;
Default Config. Sett.: giffgaff
Preferred Access Point: giffgaff.com
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richarddavidson
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Registered: ‎11-06-2011

Re: Nokia asha 501 settings help

The simplest method of setting up your phone is to just text the word "settings" to 2020.

If that doesn't work then see if this does:

Menu>Settings>Configuration>Personal
Settings
Remember to delete all previous settings
before you start by highlighting and selecting
the item in ‘personal settings’ item and click
delete.
Option>Add new>Web
Account name
Giffgaff - GPRS
Homepage
http://giffgaff.com/mobile
Username
giffgaff
Password
password
Use pref. Access pt.
Yes
Option>Add new>Multi. media
Account name
giffgaff - MMS
Server address
http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
Use pref. Access pt.
Option>Add new>Access pt.
Account name
Giffgaff.com
Acc. Point sett.>Bearer settings>
Pack. Data acc.pt.
giffgaff.com
Network type
IPv4
Authentic type
Normal
Username
giffgaff
Password
password
Afterwards, activate each personal settings by
highlighting and holding the selected item and
click activate.
Menu>Settings>Configuration
Default config sett.
Personal config
Default in all apps.
Preferred access pt.
giffgaff.com
switch off/on,
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