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new desire not working on 3 internet only

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by matluz, Aug 2, 2010.

  1. matluz

    matluz Newbie
    Thread Starter

    I just plugged in my new unlocked desore supplied unbranded by vodafone.
    I can make calls and get on the wifi but I CANNOT GET ON THE INTERNET OR UPDATE WEATHER ETC.

    The phone tells me that I am connected to 3 network and I have switched off the wifi and rebooted as told to by some threads.
    I read a thread that told me I may have to enter APN settings but I dont know what they are or how to do it.
    ANyone got any advice on how to get my 3 sim on the internet. It works fine in my skyppone at the same house. I get 3 bars and I am set to auto nwtwork settings gsm and another name i cant rememmer.
    I havw the 1gb unlimited bolt on on the sim.

    Thanks for your advice

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  2. anthgav

    anthgav Well-Known Member

    Go to settings/wireless & networks/mobile networks/access point names and check to see if 3 is selected with a green dot!
    If not then select it!
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  3. matluz

    matluz Newbie
    Thread Starter

    Hi I followed your advice and in apn there is nothing to see it is blank!
    Any ideas?
  4. deek0

    deek0 Newbie

    A factory reset will fix it. Or if you manually enter the APN details.
  5. anthgav

    anthgav Well-Known Member

    Right I think I have sussed it go to
    settings/wireless & networks/mobile networks/access point names
    Press menu and select New APN
    Input the following settings:

    Name: 3
    APN: three.co.uk
    Proxy: <Not set>
    Port: <Not set>
    Password: <Not set>
    Server: <Not set>
    MMSC: http://mms.um.three.co.uk:10021/mmsc
    MMS proxy: mms.three.co.uk
    MMS port: 8799
    MMS protocol: WAP 2.0
    MCC: 234
    MNC: 20
    Authentication type: <Not set>
    APN type: *

    Hopefully that will do the trick!
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  6. JsT

    JsT Well-Known Member

    Alternatively call 3 and they should be able to send you a config message that'll install the details for you.
  7. anthgav

    anthgav Well-Known Member

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