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Started by: smifffy
On: 14/01/2013 | 14:44
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by: smifffy
on: 14/01/2013 | 14:44 edited: 14/01/2013 | 16:14

hi ive got a r sony ericsson xperia j (st26i) ive tried 2020 to get setting it doesnt work then  when ive entered apn's manually it says press saved then highlight  press circle to   next to giffgaff but then  when i go back it doesnt say giffgaff  and no circle to highlight so i cannot use internet tried loads of options can anyone help thanks shayne

 

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by: dalan
on: 14/01/2013 | 14:45
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Accepted by zobia22 (former giff-staffer)
‎21-08-2015 01:01
Android settings

Go to the google play store and download giffgaffapn using WiFi. Select option 2, then 1 to install the settings.

Or
Android STEP by STEP guide:


go to settings /wireless & networks / mobile networks /access point names /
/ press the menu key /select (new apn)

Enter the following information;
Connection Name ... giffgaff
APN ... giffgaff.com
Username ... giffgaff
Password ... password

Press the menu key and select (save)
Tap the circle next to it to see a green light.
Press back key and tick (Use Packet Data)
(or data enabled).Go back to the home screen. Then Restart your phone.

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by: dalan
on: 14/01/2013 | 14:45
Best Answer
Accepted by zobia22 (former giff-staffer)
‎21-08-2015 01:01
Android settings

Go to the google play store and download giffgaffapn using WiFi. Select option 2, then 1 to install the settings.

Or
Android STEP by STEP guide:


go to settings /wireless & networks / mobile networks /access point names /
/ press the menu key /select (new apn)

Enter the following information;
Connection Name ... giffgaff
APN ... giffgaff.com
Username ... giffgaff
Password ... password

Press the menu key and select (save)
Tap the circle next to it to see a green light.
Press back key and tick (Use Packet Data)
(or data enabled).Go back to the home screen. Then Restart your phone.

If it helps,
Feel free to use this post at a later date
If I helped click ''best answer and kudos'' thanks.
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by: giffgafful
on: 14/01/2013 | 14:46

Please remove your phone number using Options > Edit... This is a public forum where anyone can see it.

 

Check settings against these:

 

Manual Settings:

GPRS-3G Settings

Connection Name: giffgaff - GPRS
APN - Access Point Name: giffgaff.com
Proxy Server Address: 193.113.200.195
Proxy Port:8080
Login - Username: giffgaff
Password: password
MCC: 234
MNC: 10


MMS Settings

Connection Name: giffgaff - MMS
APN - Access Point Name: giffgaff.com
Username: giffgaff
Password: password
Server: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
MMSC: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
MMS proxy: 193.113.200.195
MMS port: 8080
MCC: 234
MNC: 10
APN type: mms

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by: allan1954
on: 14/01/2013 | 14:46
please remove your number.
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by: nate37
on: 14/01/2013 | 14:48

were these the settings you followed:

 

http://community.giffgaff.com/t5/Learn-giffgaff-Top-Tips/Sony-Xperia-range-APN-issue/m-p/6640674     -  sony xperia

 

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by: paultheball
on: 14/01/2013 | 14:48
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by: soldiers33
on: 14/01/2013 | 15:04
If you have other settings there then just edit those as some carriers block the settings from being added or removed.
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by: cutestrawberryflower
on: 14/01/2013 | 15:22
Android Phones.
To setup your Android device manually:

Settings > Wireless & networks > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names

Click the Menu button > New APN

Enter these details:

Name: giffgaff
APN: giffgaff.com
Username: giffgaff
Password: password
Server: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
MMSC: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
MMS proxy: 193.113.200.195
MMS port: 8080
MCC: 234
MNC: 10



Or, using wifi you can download the Giffgaff APN from Google Play.


Please also see this guide for Android phone settings:
http://bit.ly/giffgaffandroid
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by: sbr25
on: 14/02/2013 | 22:46

Hi

 

i also have a sony xperia J phone, after making changes to the APN setting, when i touch save my screen goes blank but at the top it only says APNs.....please help me someone.

 

thanks

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by: nate37
on: 14/02/2013 | 22:49

sbr25 wrote:

Hi

 

i also have a sony xperia J phone, after making changes to the APN setting, when i touch save my screen goes blank but at the top it only says APNs.....please help me someone.

 

thanks


look at this:

 

http://community.giffgaff.com/t5/Learn-giffgaff-Top-Tips/Sony-Xperia-range-APN-issue/m-p/6640674     -  sony xperia

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