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btea
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sony ericsson xperia x8 settings

Hi just got my sony ericsson xperia x8 but can not find on giffgaff settings for internet and messaging. can you please help

crazylegs
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Re: sony ericsson xperia x8 settings

Text to 2020 and settings should come through by text message, not all phones work through this method though!

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btea
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Re: sony ericsson xperia x8 settings

cant send a blank message off it

 

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commsyeo
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Re: sony ericsson xperia x8 settings

 


crazylegs wrote:

Text to 2020 and settings should come through by text message, not all phones work through this method though!


Crazylegs meant "Text SETTINGS to 2020"

 

 

CY

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mariam2900512
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Re: sony ericsson xperia x8 settings

go to settings>wireless controls>mobile networks. then press menu key, select add new apn.

 

then for apn enter giffgaff.com

user: giffgaff

password: password

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btea
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Re: sony ericsson xperia x8 settings

no this has not worked please im lost

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dan53
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Re: sony ericsson xperia x8 settings

here are you settiings my friends :smileyhappy:

 

 

UPDATE - Confirmed working for: HTC Desire, HTC Hero, HTC Dream, HTC Wildfire, Samsung Galaxy S, Google Nexus One, Samsung Galaxy Apollo, Sony Ericsson Xperia X10, Sony Xperia X10 Mini, Motorola DEXT, LG GT540, Samsung Galaxy Europa, ZTE Blade

 

 

  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 New APN
  11.  Tap Name then tap the text box and enter giffgaff then tap OK
  12.  Tap APN then tap the text box and enter giffgaff.com then tap OK
  13.  Tap Username then tap the text box and enter giffgaff then tap OK
  14.  Tap Password then tap the text box and enter password then tap OK
  15.  Tap MMSC then tap the text box and enter http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002 then tap OK
  16.  Tap MMS proxy then tap the text box and enter 193.113.200.195 then tap OK
  17.  Tap MMS port then tap the text box and enter 8080 then tap OK
  18.  Tap MCC then tap the text box and enter 234 then tap OK
  19.  Tap MNC then tap the text box and enter 10 then tap OK
  20.  Press the Menu key
  21.  Tap Save
  22.  Tap your new account so a green dot appears next to it
  23.  Press the Back key four times to return to the standby screen.
  24.  Turn you phone off and back on again
Thanks
Dan

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btea
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Re: sony ericsson xperia x8 settings

Many Thanks Dan I got it in the end

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dan53
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Re: sony ericsson xperia x8 settings

anytime my friend :smileyhappy:
Thanks
Dan

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paul_shirley
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Re: sony ericsson xperia x8 settings

...next time just post the link to the page instead of cut&pasting someone elses work unattributed...