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Started by: kam156
On: 19/05/2012 | 22:25
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by: kam156
on: 19/05/2012 | 22:25

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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by: cb5online
on: 19/05/2012 | 22:27
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‎21-08-2015 01:01

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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by: cb5online
on: 19/05/2012 | 22:27
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‎21-08-2015 01:01

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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by: lmills
on: 19/05/2012 | 22:31
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
Get a free Giffgaff Sim
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by: zeenu
on: 19/05/2012 | 22:37
Have you got all your settings saved?
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by: kam156
on: 19/05/2012 | 22:47

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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by: cb5online
on: 19/05/2012 | 23:33

Nice one! Thank you kam156!

 

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by: shake12
on: 21/06/2012 | 15:40
How can I active
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by: smith2
on: 23/02/2013 | 02:16
how can I active unlimited data in my Samsung galaxy ¡¡¡?
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