What is an APN ?

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So what is an APN? APN stands for Access Point Name.┬áIt is an identifier for access to data on a mobile network. It is a name usually something like “internet” with an optional username and password. If you have the incorrect APN for a mobile network then you will not be able to access any […]

Hotspot APN Settings not Saving for Users.

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Quite a few people have contacted me and there are others on other sites (including Apple’s discussion forums) have been complaining that APN Settings for Hotspots don’t save when changed. (Thats if you can edit them in the first place) This is not across all carriers/countries/users as far as I know (It works for me […]


Straight Talk on an iPhone

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20/2/2012 – Update: I have added the proxy information into the profile as for some people (I have no idea why) the proxy for data was needed. If you have tried in the past using the profile and it has not worked download the new profile and try again. Since Straight Talk started to sell […]


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I have listed Some AT&T APNs and are different US – AT&T – for older plans US – AT&T (wap.cingular) – non smartphones usually US – AT&T (isp.cingular) – smartphones usually only US – AT&T (Broadband) – most newer smartphone accounts US – AT&T (PAYG) – PAYG AT&T Accounts So saying all this.. if it […]

Updated iPhone App Coming Soon

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As the list of mobile carriers is getting larger the list of carriers can take a while to find your Country/Carrier. Because of this the App will be updated in the next couple of weeks to list the carriers via Country and then via the Carrier name to make it much easier for people to […]

MMS and Profiles

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I’ve had a lot of questions regarding my Profiles and MMS Settings. At the moment it is not possible to set MMS Settings via the Profiles. It may be possible under IOS5 but Apple have not released any information as of yet if you can. (But I don’t expect so). If you can enter the […]