Friday, 31 March 2017

How To Configure Internet Settings On Android Device

How To Configure Internet Settings On Android Device

If you're passing through something like that, don't worry because it'll soon be over today. I am sharing with you guys, how you can manually setup Etisalat, Glo, Airtel and MTN internet settings on your Android phone or tab like Samsung, Nokia, HTC, LG, Gionee, Tecno & other Android phone.
All android phones has the same settings pattern so whichever one you're using, this tutorial will be of immense use to you.

There're a couple of things we'll be needing for this purpose .amongst them is APN i.e. Access Point Name of Etisalat, Glo, MTN and Airtel. We need it for you to be able to configure your Android for internet.

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How to configure the Internet Settings On  Android Phone, Modem & Tablet? (Step by step approach)

Step 1. Go to Menu or Apps 

Step 2. Go to Settings

Step 3. (a). Go to Wireless and Networks- Tap Mobile Networks
            (b) More- Tap Mobile Networks => Mobile Data

Step 4. Tap Access Point name 

Step 5. Press Menu (looks like four horizontal

lines, a square within a square or the word Menu depending on your device). Then select a New APN.

This is where you will enter the specific internet settings of the mobile network you want to configure on your Android device.

Now, let me assume you want to configure Glo Mobile GPRS settings on your Android. Just key in the details below:-

Android Manual Configuration for Glo
Name: Glo Nigeria
APN: gloflat, APN, glosecure
Username: flat
Password: flat
Server: MMSC: 
MMS Proxy: 
MMS Port: 
Authentication type:
APN Type:

Then Press “Menu” and select “Save” ==> Press on the grey box or circle to the right of “GLO Nigeria” and it will fill in with a smaller green dot or tick mark. That’s all.

NOTE: Enable data access over Mobile network is ticked. If you look closely at the settings above, you will notice that you entered only the Name, APN, Username and Password while leaving the others parameters untouched.

The four parameters are the main settings you need to configure to make your android phone or tab to browse with the mobile network of your choice.

Also Read: LATEST! Glo Data Plans And Internet Subscription Codes

Below are the 4G3G/GPRS Android Internet Settings for MTN, Glo. Airtel and Etisalat Nigeria

MTN 3G/GPRS Internet settings for Android
Name: MTN Nigeria
Username: web
Password: web

Glo Mobile Internet settings for Android
Name: Glo Nigeria
APN: gloflat, APN or glosecure
Username: flat
Password: flat

Airtel Internet Settings for Android
Name: Airtel Nigeria
Username: internet
Password: internet

Etisalat Internet Settings for Android
Name: Etisalat Nigeria
APN: etisalat
That’s all!
Provided you have already purchased or subscribed to a mobile data plan of your preferred mobile network, you should be able to connect to the internet after you successful manual configuration of your Android device.
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Engineer Alex is a part time blogger and tech geek from Nigeria. Apart from blogging he is a student. He loves to write about technology, blogging, SEO, Internet Marketing, Make Money online, Social Media, Android, Windows and other interesting topics likes technology solutions. He is Founder of KraftyShare blog and He love to share what he knows.


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