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Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8 MMS Manual configuration

Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8
Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 1
  • MMS settings can not be sent to your Apple iPhone 5 via SMS.
  • You can configure your phone manually for MMS. Follow the step-by-step instructions below.
Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 2
* Go to the Start screen. * Choose *Settings*.
Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 3
* Choose *Mobile*.
Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 4
* If *Mobile Data* is disabled, enable *Mobile Data*. * If *Mobile Data* is enabled, go to the next step.
Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 5
* Choose *Mobile Data Network*. * If *Mobile Data Network* is not available, manual configuration is not possible. In this case, connect the device to the computer and use iTunes to install the 'Carrier Settings'.
Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 6
* Edit the details for *MMS* as follows: * Under *APN*, enter mms.base.be (be aware of the dots) * Under *Username*, enter base (or leave empty) * Under *Password*, enter base (or leave empty)
Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 7
* Under *MMSC*, enter http://mmsc.base.be (be aware of the dots) * Under *MMS Proxy*, enter 217.72.235.1 (be aware of the dots):8080 * Under *MMS Max Message Size*, enter 300000
Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 8
* Choose *Mobile*.
Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 9
* The Apple iPhone 5 has now been configured for use of MMS. * Return to the Start screen.
Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 10
  • Start screen.
  • Switch the Apple iPhone 5 off and then on again to activate the settings.
  • Note: Activation is only complete after sending a first MMS. Test the settings by sending an MMS to your own phone number.
Apple iPhone 5 iOS 8 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 11
  • If the MMS is successful, you will receive a confirmation within a few minutes. Check the messages inbox of your Apple iPhone 5 if you have received the MMS.
  • For step-by-step instructions on how to create and send an MMS, click here.
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