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benitta23
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internet settings samsung galaxy s2

I have recently activated my gg sim but my settings were not sent. I then followed prompts to text settings to 2020, and still didn't receive my settings. I know I can manually change the setting on the handset but am unsure how to do so.
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bobbyj_rfl
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Re: internet settings samsung galaxy s2

There's a handy KnowledgeBase article on how to GiffGaff an Android handset, which you can see at:

http://community.giffgaff.com/t5/Learn-giffgaff-Top-Tips/Guide-Android-Phones/ta-p/3521671
morvin
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Re: internet settings samsung galaxy s2

See here http://bit.ly/giffgaffandroid
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Re: internet settings samsung galaxy s2

Have a look at this guide for setting up your Android phone to use internet with gg network.http://support.giffgaff.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/610/kw/android

or

download and install gg apn from android market
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Re: internet settings samsung galaxy s2

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dave005
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Re: internet settings samsung galaxy s2

( Android Internet Settings )

*Even better if you have wifi*

1, giffgaff app: The giffgaff APN app doesn't work on ICS

2, Otherwise Head Over To The Android Market: http://bit.ly/Android_Settings_Application

3, Find The Giffgaff apn by (paul shirley)
Then Install and run the app,

4, Selecting option 2 Sets it all up for you: I.e Enable internet & mms option

5, Once Done, Power your phone off for a minute then power back on and that should sort your internet out


| Manual Input Android Internet Settings |

1,- Press the Menu key

2, - Tap Settings

3, - Tap Wireless & networks

4, - Tap Mobile networks

5, - Tap Access Point Names

6, - Tap a giffgaff APN (if there are no APNs go to 10)

7, - Press the Menu key

8, - Tap Delete APN

9, - Repeat 6, 7 and 8 until no giffgaff APNs remain

10, - Tap the Menu key

11, - Tap New APN

12, - Tap Name then tap the text box and enter giffgaff then tap OK

13, - Tap APN then tap the text box and enter giffgaff.com then tap OK

14, - Tap Username then tap the text box and enter giffgaff then tap OK

15, - Tap Password then tap the text box and enter password then tap OK

16, - Tap MMSC then tap the text box and enter http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002 then tap OK

17, - Tap MMS proxy then tap the text box and enter 193.113.200.195 then tap OK

18, - Tap MMS port then tap the text box and enter 8080 then tap OK

19, - Tap MCC then tap the text box and enter 234 then tap OK

20, - Tap MNC then tap the text box and enter 10 then tap OK

21, - Press the Menu key
22, - Tap Save
23 - Tap the circle next to giffgaff so a green dot appears.
24, - Press the Back key four times to return to the home screen.
25, - Turn you phone off and back on again

Then make sure giffgaff is set as default for your wap settings

(Written by dave005/giffgaffer)

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bassrock
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Registered: ‎11-08-2011

Re: internet settings samsung galaxy s2

This is my stab you may need to adapt

 

Here is the setting for O2

 

Settings - GPRS WAP & MMS

 

Please note all steps must be completed to ensure the settings are correctly configured.
 
Please ensure that when entering O2 into the settings that the letter O is selected and not a zero.

When entering the following information do not press Save until told to in the instructions.

  1. Tap the Menu key
  2. Tap Settings
  3. Tap Wireless & network
  4. Tap Mobile networks
  5. Make sure that the Use packet data box has a green tick in it (tap box to change)
  6. Tap Access Point Names
  7. Tap the Menu key
  8. Tap New APN
  9. Tap Name then tap the text box and enter O2 Pay Monthly then tap OK
  10. Tap APN then tap the text box and enter wap.o2.co.uk then tap OK
  11. Tap Proxy then tap the text box and enter 193.113.200.195 then tap OK
  12. Tap Port then tap the text box and enter 8080 then tap OK
  13. Tap Username then tap the text box and enter o2wap then tap OK
  14. Tap Password then tap the text box and enter password then tap OK
  15. Skip past Server as this is preset as Not set
  16. Tap MMSC then tap the text box and enter http://mmsc.mms.o2.co.uk:8002 then tap OK
  17. Tap MMS proxy then tap the text box and enter 193.113.200.195 then tap OK
  18. Tap MMS port then tap the text box and enter 8080 then tap OK
  19. Tap MCC then tap the text box and enter 234 then tap OK
  20. Tap MNC then tap the text box and enter 10 then tap OK
  21. Tap Authentication type and tap PAP
  22. Tap APN type and tap Internet + MMS
  23. Press the Menu key
  24. Tap Save
  25. Tap the circle next to the new profile so a green dot appears in it
  26. Press the Back key four times to return to the main menu.
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sleeco
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Re: internet settings samsung galaxy s2

Download the GG APN frm google play if you have wifi, and it will set it up for you
Regards Brian.

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benitta23
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Registered: ‎01-09-2012

Re: internet settings samsung galaxy s2

have followed the steps, and changed the settings. still nothing
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Re: internet settings samsung galaxy s2

If you've only just activated your SIM then it can take up to 24 hours for everything to start working.
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