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Started by: jonathangarrett
On: 19/09/2013 | 09:13
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by: jonathangarrett
on: 19/09/2013 | 09:13 edited: 20/09/2013 | 11:37

As some of you may have found, installing iOS7 may have caused your data settings to reset. As the layout is now different I though I would quickly update the how to for changing your giffgaff settings.

 

iPhone 4S (maybe others)

 

Settings > Cellular > Cellular Data Network 

 

iPhone 5 users will need to navigate to:

 

Settings > Mobile > Mobile Data Network

 

Mobile Data

 

APN ... giffgaff.com

Username ... giffgaff or vertigo

Password ... password

Visual Voicemail (just leave as is, giffgaff do not support visual voicemail)

 

MMS

 

APN ... giffgaff.com

Username ... giffgaff

Password ... password

MMSC http://mmsc-ac.mms.o2.co.uk:10021/mmsc

MMS Proxy 193.113.200.195:8080

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.

 

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by: mathew40
on: 19/09/2013 | 09:18
Hi there jonathan.
Its always best to use vertigo as the username and NOT giffgaff mate.
Some people expierience a better quality of service when using vertigo as the username when using any iphone.
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by: kathleen414
on: 19/09/2013 | 09:19
Fab guide mate
Bookmarked
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by: thesmellyone
on: 19/09/2013 | 09:19 edited: 19/09/2013 | 09:21

on iphone 5 it's:

 

settings > mobile > mobile data network

 

In APN type giffgaff.com

In Username type  vertigo

In Password type password

 

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by: shortylumber
on: 19/09/2013 | 09:19
so the standard data apn is still working fine thats good.

is MMS working ok on ios7?
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by: w69d
on: 19/09/2013 | 09:19 edited: 23/09/2013 | 21:04
Edited :as OP has now also edited
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by: thesmellyone
on: 19/09/2013 | 09:23

w69d wrote:
Well I am also on ios 7 but my location of data settings hasn't got


Go to " Settings " ....
" General " ....
" Mobile Data " ....
Then " Mobile Data Network "


But starts straight with
settings
general
mobile,
mobile data

So that's strange

have a look at my screen shot.

 

i've got an iphone 5 it goes straight from settings to mobile to mobile data network

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by: w69d
on: 19/09/2013 | 09:24
Don't know about mms , but the giffgaff alerts have now changed from green to a red colour
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by: w69d
on: 19/09/2013 | 09:25 edited: 23/09/2013 | 21:46
.
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by: shortylumber
on: 19/09/2013 | 09:26
" w69d professor
9:24 AM
Don't know about mms , but the giffgaff alerts have now changed from green to a red colour"

danger danger danger - is what the iphone is trying to say lol
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