APN is the Access Point Name. This helps your phone to get connected to the internet on the MTN network.

If you have just joined MTN, the following guide will help you set up MTN Ghana internet settings. To get automatic mobile internet settings directly to your phone, simply send a blank text to 686 or 585.


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Another way to do it is to dial *686# or *585

Doing this manually can be tedious, however, the following are the steps.

>Go to Settings


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>More

>Mobile Network

>Access point



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>Names

> Select + (to add)

 

Name: MTN Ghana

APN: Internet

Proxy: Not set

Port: Not set

Username: Not set

Password: Not set

Server: Not set

MMSC: Not set

MMS Proxy: Not set

MMS Port: Not set

MCC: (Keep default)

MNC: (Keep default)

Authentication Type: Not set

APN type: default

APN protocol: Ipv4

APN roaming protocol: Ipv4

Enable/disable APN: APN Enabled

Bearer: Unspecified

MVNO type: None

MVNO Value: Not set

MMS Settings

Name: MTN MMS

APN: mms

Proxy: Not set

Port: Not set

Username: Not set

Password: Not set

Server: Not set

MMSC: http://172.17.3.7

MMS Proxy: 172.17.3.5

MMS Port: 8080

MCC: (Keep default)

MCC: (Keep default)

Authentication Type: Not set

APN type: mms

APN protocol: Ipv4

Enable/disable APN: APN Enabled

Bearer: Unspecified

MVNO type: None

MVNO Value: Not set