Gg iphone settings. If you have wifi, you can download the giffgaff app. This can set your apn settings for you, but you will need to set your mms settings manually. Or you can enter all the settings manually. See here. Delete any profiles installed, even GiffGaff. Go to settings / general and scroll down to see if any profiles are installed. If so then delete them. Then
Go to Settings General Mobile Data Then scrol l down to Mobile Data Network
APN ... giffgaff.com Username ... vertigo Password ... password Visual Voicemail (just leave as is, giffgaff do not support visual voicemail)
APN ... giffgaff.com Username ... vertigo Password ... password MMSC http://mmsc-ac.mms.o2.co.uk:10021/mmsc MMS Proxy 188.8.131.52:8080 Max message size 2097152 MMS UA Prof URL (just leave blank) Do NOT press the " Reset Settings " button when you’ve done this.
Once the settings are in, turn your iphone off ( via the red slider ) till the screen is completely blank. Then reboot. If you do not see the apple logo, the settings will not stick.
Then, press Settings /Messages and ensure that MMS Messaging button is set to ON.
In settings messages turn imessages on.
Please also ensure that the Enable 3G button and the Mobile Data button are set to ON. (Press Settings, then General, then Mobile Data).
Then Settings /Phone And check My Number is correct
Go to Settings /Carrier and switch automatic On. The carrier should then show O2-UK
Also note that Picture messages cost 16p and are not included in any goodybags.
Also the mms must be kept under 300 kb in file size.
To set up imessage.
Make sure you are running the latest ios software. Select settings Select messages Enable imessage You should see a message saying activating Scroll the page up. You will see. Send and receive. Click on addresses. On that page you will see your phone numbers and email addresses. Thats it. You may also find this link very helpful