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Nokia Lumia 520 MMS Manual configuration

Nokia Lumia 520
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 1
  • MMS settings can not be sent to your Nokia Lumia 520 via SMS.
  • You can configure your phone manually for MMS. Follow the step-by-step instructions below.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Scroll to the right.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 3
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Settings.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 4
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose access point.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 5
  • Choose add.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 6
  • Under Connection name, enter BASE.
  • Under Data type, choose default.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 7

Edit the details for Internet APN as follows:

  • Under Access Point Name, enter gprs.base.be (be aware of the dots).
  • Under Username, enter base.

Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 8
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Password, enter base.
  • Under Proxy address, enter nothing.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 9
  • Under Proxy port, enter nothing.
  • Under Network type, choose IPv4.
  • Under Authentication type, choose PAP.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 10

Scroll down. Edit the details for MMS APN as follows:

  • Under MMS Access Point Name, enter mms.base.be (be aware of the dots).
  • Under Username, enter base.

Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 11
  • Under Password, enter base.
  • Under Proxy address, enter 217.72.235.1 (be aware of the dots).
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 12
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Proxy port, enter 8080.
  • Under MMSC address, enter http://mmsc.base.be (be aware of the dots).
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 13
  • Under Network type, choose IPv4.
  • Under Authentication type, choose PAP.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 14
  • Choose the tick symbol.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 15
  • Choose BASE, and hold it.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 16
  • Choose activate.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 17
  • The Nokia Lumia 520 has been configured for MMS and mobile internet.
  • Return to the Start screen.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 18
  • Start screen.
  • Switch the Nokia Lumia 520 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.
Nokia Lumia 520 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 19
  • If the MMS is successful, you will receive a confirmation within a few minutes. Check the messages inbox of your Nokia Lumia 520 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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