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kam156
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how to activate mobile data network

Hey guys, am a newbie - have ordered my micro sim for my iphone, topped up and bought a gift bag that should give me unlimited text and data, kept my number - thought it was all going swimmingly -  seem to have my free texts but when i go to use the internet - i get this message  "could not activate mobile data network - you are not subscribed to a mobile data service"- whats that all about then??!

 

cheers

 

kam156

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Re: how to activate mobile data network

Hi kam156!

 

You need to set your phone up for giffgaff...

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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Re: how to activate mobile data network

In Settings General Network Mobile data network.  Mobile data: Apn : giffgaff.com Username: giffgaff Password: password Visual voicemail. There are no settings for this so the voicemail button wont work - dial 443 MMS Apn: giffgaff.com Username: giffgaff Password: password MMSC: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002 MMS Proxy: 193.113.200.195:8080 MMS max message size: 3072000 Mms ua prof url: leave blank Dont press Reset Settings then restart your phone
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zeenu
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Re: how to activate mobile data network

Have you got all your settings saved?
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kam156
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Re: how to activate mobile data network

woohoo!! fankoo matey, thats done the trick and superfast too - I did research some of the other posts first but yours was concise and clear - idiot proof to boot!

 

thats given me the confidence to tackle doing an update for my iphone - cross everything - here goes!

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Re: how to activate mobile data network

Nice one! Thank you kam156!

 

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shake12
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Re: how to activate mobile data network

How can I active
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smith2
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Registered: ‎22-02-2013

Re: how to activate mobile data network

how can I active unlimited data in my Samsung galaxy ¡¡¡?