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Trouble with using Internet or MMS with your LG G2 (4G) device? Updating your device settings is likely to solve the issue, so we detailed them below.

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The experience may vary according to the version of Android you are using but the settings will remain the same.

To change your phone settings:

  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose Apps
  • Choose Settings.
  • Choose Tethering & Networks.
  • Choose Mobile networks.
  • Tick Data enabled if this option is not ticked & choose Yes. If Data enabled is ticked, skip to the next step.
  • Choose Access point names.
  • Choose the menu symbol (shown below)

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  • Choose New APN (shown below)

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To use Internet and MMS, you need your APN to reflect the following settings:

  • Name: giffgaff
  • APN - Access Point Name: giffgaff.com
  • Proxyleave this blank
  • Port: leave this blank
  • Username: giffgaff
  • Password: leave this blank
  • MMSC: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
  • MMS proxy: 82.132.254.1
  • MMS port: 8080
  • MCC: 234
  • MNC: 10
  • Authentication Type: PAP
  • If the below screen appears, enter default, and choose OK. (Note: in lower case). If the below screen does not appear, tick Internet.

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  • Choose the menu symbol (shown below)

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  • Choose Save.
  • Tick giffgaff (shown below) and then the home button to return to the Start screen.

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  • Restart your handset for the changes to take effect.

Remember that MMS are not included in goodybags and cost 16p each.

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