GPRS / 3G Settings of Telecom Operators

In order to access internet on 3G or 2G platform,operator specific GPRS /3G settings are required. You can get GPRS/3G  settings by calling to your service providers’ call center or do it all by yourself manually. Now remember GPRS or 3G settings is all about one thing and that is Access Point Name (APN) and if you know APN of  your operator you will never face problem. APN is required to access internet via mobile or data card through your mobile connection . As most of the handsets are Android we are giving you details with screen shots for GPRS /3G settings on Android based handsets and for Apple iPhone also we are providing you details. We are giving you example of MTNL here and for other operators just change the APN  which are mentioned below.

1) Go to Settings .

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2) Click on Wireless & Networks

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3) Click on Mobile Networks

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4) Click on  Access Point Names.

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5) Now from Options Menu choose “New APN’ ( alternatively you can edit changes in existing ones also)

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6) Under Name Menu type ‘MTNL 3G’ ( you can write anything here like just MTNL or operator name ) and then type mtnl.net under APN

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7) Leave other menus as it is and save from options menu.

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3G/ GPRS  Settings for Windows 8 Smartphones

  • Go to Settings
  • Select Access Point
  • Now click on add button given at the bottom.
  • Under Connection name type the name of the operator
  • Under Access Point Name type the APN of the operator .
  • Save the Settings
  • Now go to Cellular data and select ON under data connection .
  • Go to the browser and surf internet

For  SCREEN SHOTS of WIndows 8 settings please click here

These are the APNs for other mobile operators. These can also be used in data card settings as well.

Vodafone: www

Airtel: airtelgprs.com

Aircel: aircelgprs

Uninor: uninor

Reliance: rcomnet or smartnet

BSNL: bsnlnet

Loop: www

Tata Docomo/T24: TATA.DOCOMO.INTERNET

Videocom: vinternet.com

 

MTNL 3G/ GPRS  Settings for Apple iPhone 

  • Go to Settings in Menu.
  • Got to General >Network>Cellular Data Network
  • Under cellular Data go to APN and type ‘mtnl.net’ and  leave username and password blank

Now you can use APN of other operators as mentioned above for 3G and GPRS settings of other telecom operators. Also remember mobile operating systems are upgrading regularly with newer versions so some steps may vary overtime and in that case just fined your way to APN under settings menu.

If you still face problem then contact the call center of your operator. If you have anything to share or offer an update regarding 3G /GPRS settings please mail us telegurus@gmail.com

 

 

If you still face problem then contact the call center of your operator. If you have anything to share or offer an update regarding 3G /GPRS settings please mail us telegurus@gmail.com

 

 

 

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