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Set up your mobile phone for MMS

An MMS is a message which can contain pictures and other media files and can be sent to other mobile phones. You can send and receive MMS as soon as you've inserted your SIM. If this isn't the case, you can set up your mobile phone for MMS manually.

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Find "Access point names"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.

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Find "Access point names"

Tap the settings icon.

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Find "Access point names"

Tap Networks.

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Find "Access point names"

Tap More.

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Find "Access point names"

Tap Mobile networks.

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Find "Access point names"

Tap Access point names.

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Create new data connection

Tap the menu icon.

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Create new data connection

Tap Add APN.

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Create new data connection

Tap Name.

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Create new data connection

Key in Singtel MMS and tap OK.

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Enter APN

Tap APN.

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Enter APN

If you're on a pay monthly rate plan, key in e-ideas and tap OK.

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Enter APN

If you're on a pay as you go rate plan, key in hicard and tap OK.

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Enter username

Tap Username.

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Enter username

Key in 65ideas and tap OK.

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Enter password

Tap Password.

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Enter password

Key in 65ideas and tap OK.

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Enter MMS centre

Tap MMSC.

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Enter MMS centre

Key in http://mms.singtel.com:10021/mmsc and tap OK.

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Enter IP address

Tap MMS proxy.

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Enter IP address

Key in 165.21.42.84 and tap OK.

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Enter port number

Tap MMS port.

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Enter port number

Key in 8080 and tap OK.

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Enter country code

Tap MCC.

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Enter country code

Key in 525 and tap OK.

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Enter network code

Tap MNC.

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Enter network code

Key in 01 and tap OK.

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Select authentication type

Tap Authentication type.

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Select authentication type

Tap PAP.

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Select APN type

Tap APN type.

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Select APN type

Key in mms and tap OK.

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Save data connection

Tap the menu icon.

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Save data connection

Tap Save.

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Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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