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Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 MMS Manual configuration

Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 1
  • MMS settings can not be sent to your Apple iPhone SE via SMS.
  • You can configure your phone manually for MMS. Follow the step-by-step instructions below.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose Settings.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 3
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Mobile Data.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 4
  • Choose Mobile Data Options.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - 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 SE - iOS 11 - 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
  • Under Password, enter base
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 7
  • Scroll down.
  • 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 SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 8
  • Choose the arrow symbol.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 9
  • Return to the Start screen.
  • To finish the process and activate the settings, you need to restart the device. Your Apple iPhone SE will then be configured to use MMS.
  • For instructions on how to restart your device follow the next steps.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 10
  • To turn off the Apple iPhone SE, press and hold the power button on the top of the Apple iPhone SE.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 11
  • Drag the on/off symbol to the right.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 12
  • The Apple iPhone SE has been turned off.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 13
  • To turn on the Apple iPhone SE, press and hold the power button on the top of the Apple iPhone SE.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 14
  • If this screen appears, press the home key.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 15
  • If this screen appears, choose Unlock.
  • If this screen does not appear, skip the next steps.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 16
  • Enter the PIN code.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 17
  • Choose OK.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 18
  • The Apple iPhone SE is now ready for use.
Apple iPhone SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 19
  • Start screen.
  • Switch the Apple iPhone SE 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 SE - iOS 11 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 20
  • If the MMS is successful, you will receive a confirmation within a few minutes. Check the messages inbox of your Apple iPhone SE 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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