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noscope900
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Updated to iOS 7 and Have No Internet? READ

When you update to iOS 7 you are asked to update your carrier settings and if you did not decline you will need to update your APN's to restore service. Text "settings" to 2020 and if that does not work enter your internet settings from here : http://community.giffgaff.com/t5/giffgaff-Top-Tips/Definitive-APN-Settings-list/td-p/1279
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Re: Updated to iOS 7 and Have No Internet? READ

very helpfull, I'm sure this will be usefull to some people, but shouldn't it be posted in top tips?
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mahmood_01
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Re: Updated to iOS 7 and Have No Internet? READ

You need to install the app that will allow you to use giff gaff on the iPhone it's called something O2 ant sure but when you upgrade the phone then it should if came up and you need to install that mate then it will work
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Re: Updated to iOS 7 and Have No Internet? READ


noscope900 wrote:
When you update to iOS 7 you are asked to update your carrier settings and if you did not decline you will need to update your APN's to restore service. Text "settings" to 2020 and if that does not work enter your internet settings from here : http://community.giffgaff.com/t5/giffgaff-Top-Tips/Definitive-APN-Settings-list/td-p/1279

This looks like a handy top tip to me! :smileyhappy:

 

Best wishes :smileyhappy:

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nosh2
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Re: Updated to iOS 7 and Have No Internet? READ

Thanks aint installed it yet still deciding about it but am sure will come in handy
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w69d
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Re: Updated to iOS 7 and Have No Internet? READ

noscope900 wrote:
When you update to iOS 7 you are asked to update your carrier settings


I'm sure you only get that message when you update to iOS 7 by using iTunes,

if you use the iPhone itself for the update it doesn't state / show any message but still changes the carrier from
o2 14.1
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o2 15 .1
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col1968
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Re: Updated to iOS 7 and Have No Internet? READ

Hi there we did not get any message about updating your APN settings, we updated on the phone and nog through I Tunes.
noscope900
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Re: Updated to iOS 7 and Have No Internet? READ

In which case you still need to switch them back
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Re: Updated to iOS 7 and Have No Internet? READ

noscope whilst the post is good its to basic for the iphone.

you would have been better to include the iphone specific settings guides for which we have hundreds.

theres also 1 or 2 guides already been posted by iphone users that do include the iphone specific settings that they are using on ios7.