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Registered: ‎15-04-2011

android settings sony xperia

Hi all recently got new phonr and transferred my giffgaff sim into it. Tried to getting settings but traditianal text way didnt work. After searching these forums I downloaded the giffgaff apn app from google play and followed all the instrutions but when I clicked save nothing came up. Ive tried this several timea now both when connected to wifi and when not. It hasnt worked at all. I cant send or receive picture messages or use the internet and its really annoying me. Never had problem befoee.
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Re: android settings sony xperia

Go to > Settings >
> Wireless + Networks > Mobile Networks >
> Access Point Names > Tap the Menu key >
> Select 'New APN'

Enter the following;
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

And then 'Save'.

Then tap the circle next to it And you will see a green light.
Use the Back key and tick 'USE PACKET DATA'.
Go back to the home screen. Then Reboot your phone.


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Re: android settings sony xperia

Android - Go to - Settings (ICS More Settings).

Wireless & Networks - Mobile Networks
Access Point Names - Tap the Menu key
Select 'New APN'

Type in this information;
Name: giffgaff
APN: giffgaff.com
Username: giffgaff
Password: password
MMSC: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
MMS proxy: 193.113.200.195
MMS port: 8080

Tap the Menu key and press 'Save'.
Click the circle next to it to see a green light.
Tap the Back key and tick 'USE PACKET DATA'.
Return to the home screen. Restart the phone.
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http://bit.ly/giffgaffandroid - Manual Settings

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pupil
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Registered: ‎21-11-2011

do you have credit? also, see this  thread- someone had a...

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do you have credit?

also, see this  thread- someone had a similaar experience and asked the same question http://community.giffgaff.com/t5/Help-Ask-the-community-got-stuck/internet-and-mms-settings-for-sony...

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Re: android settings sony xperia

Try Tweakker APN Setup Android http://tweakker.com/android

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Re: android settings sony xperia

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Re: android settings sony xperia

You can find your data and MMS setting here

http://goo.gl/BzXyL

But also be aware that when sending a MMS/ pictire message you need 16p of credit

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newcomer
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Registered: ‎15-04-2011

Re: android settings sony xperia

Thanks e1 for quick replies but ive tried those things before.
Yes I have credit
Ive tried the tweaker app too.

The problem I seem to have is settings not saving whatever I try and I have deleted all other apn's
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Registered: ‎15-10-2012

Re: android settings sony xperia

Did you try this:

http://support2.giffgaff.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/610/~/guide%3A-android-phones#ANS2

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Re: android settings sony xperia

try Tweakker for android!