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Started by: sp33d
On: 11/12/2013 | 14:05
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by: sp33d
on: 11/12/2013 | 14:05
Hi iv just swapped my giffgaff sim in to a new Lumina 520 and need to get the settings for the internet an sms could some one please help
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by: isabel1066
on: 11/12/2013 | 14:07
text the word settings to 2020 and welcome to gg.
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by: flaxvert
on: 11/12/2013 | 14:09

 General Internet Settings

 

 Text "settings" to 2020 and giffgaff will send you a text to download them, if that doesn't work CLICK HERE to see a manual setup guide. :smileyhappy:

 

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by: fallguy2012
on: 11/12/2013 | 14:11
try texting settings to 2020 or see this link below if that doesn't work

Nokia lumia - http://bit.ly/giffgafflumia
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by: thesmellyone
on: 11/12/2013 | 14:11

Windows 8 Nokia settings

 

1. Ensure you have some credit on your account.  MMS cost 16p.

2. Go to Settings, Access Point and click Add

3. Enter your settings as below - 

 

 

Conection Name : GiffGaff MMS

Data Type : default

 

Internet APN

 

Access Point Name : giffgaff.com

Username : giffgaff

Password : password

Proxy Address : 193.113.200.195

Proxy Port : 8080

Network type : IPv4v6 (not sure about this one, but this setting works for me)

Authentication type : PAP

 

MMS APN

 

MMS Access Point Name : giffgaff.com

Username : giffgaff

Password : password

Proxy address : 193.113.200.195

Proxy port : 8080

MMSC address : http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002

Network type : IPv4v6 (again, not sure about this but it seems to work for me)

Authentication type : PAP

 

4. Save these settings

5. On the list of Access Points, long-press on the new "GiffGaff MMS" setting you have just created

6. Set it as "Active"

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by: w69d
on: 11/12/2013 | 14:11
 
Hi ,You can also modify your settings manually.  The experience described below may vary according to your phone model and OS version. 
 
1. Swipe left
2. Scroll down and click on Settings
3. Scroll down and click on Mobile Networks / APN
4. If proposed, make sure automatic APN is not checked
5. If proposed, make sure Highest Connection Speed is set to 3g
6. Click on edit internet apn
7. Enter the following settings
• APN: giffgaff.com
• Username: giffgaff
• Password: password (the password is "password")
• Proxy server: leave blank
• Proxy port: leave blank
• IP type: IPv4
  
7. Click on the save icon
 
8. Restart your phone
 
  
 
MMS settings
 
  
1. Swipe left
2. Scroll down and click on Settings
3. Scroll down and click on Mobile Networks / APN
4. If proposed, make sure automatic APN is not checked
5. If proposed, make sure Highest Connection Speed is set to 3g
6. Click on edit mms apn
7. Enter the following settings
• APN  giffgaff.com
• username: giffgaff
• Password:  password (the password is "password")
• WAP Gateway (URL) / Proxy server: 82.132.254.1
• WAP Gateway port / Proxy port: 8080
• MMSC: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk
• MMSC Port: 8002
• Maximum MMS size: leave blank 
• IP type: IPv4
7. Click on the save icon
8. Restart your phone
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by: kok31031952
on: 11/12/2013 | 14:35
Hello text the word settings to 2020 or you can do it manually

Go to Settings.
Choose More Settings.
Choose Mobile networks.
Choose Access Point Names.
Press the Menu button on your phone and choose New APN.
 
press Name and type giffgaff, then tap OK.
press APN and type giffgaff.com then tap OK.
Press password and type password  (the password is "password")
press MMSC and type  http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
press  MMS proxy and type 193.113.200.195
Press MMS port and type 8080
MCC: 234
MNC: 10 
 
Now press the Menu button on your phone again, and choose Save.
 
Press the little circle to the right of the profile named giffgaff on the list. It should turn green.
 
Your phone is now set up for giffgaff's internet and MMS settings.
 
And there's this handy little video showing you how to do it:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PvZGjt9okzU&feature=player_detailpage#t=80s

android app:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.paulshirley.android.giffgaffsetapn&hl=en
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by: graham778
on: 11/12/2013 | 15:10
Just put the your sim in and select giffgaff from the menu it is simple as that i have the same phone. It worked for me
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by: pirateglenn
on: 11/12/2013 | 15:16
Hi Sp33d,

welcome to giffgaff!

Here are the settings you require - http://community.giffgaff.com/t5/Settings-for-your-device/Nokia-Lumia-range/ta-p/9580572

Regards,

Pirateglenn

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