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Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat MMS Manual configuration

Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 1
  • MMS settings can be sent to your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) via SMS. Click here for instructions.
  • You can also configure your phone manually for MMS. Follow the step-by-step instructions below.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • To open the menu, swipe up or down on the screen.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 3
  • Choose Settings.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 4
  • Choose Connections.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 5
  • Choose Mobile networks.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 6
  • Choose Access Point Names.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 7
  • Choose ADD.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 8
  • Under Name, enter BASE MMS
  • Under APN, enter mms.base.be (be aware of the dots)
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 9
  • Under Username, enter base
  • Under Password, enter base
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 10
  • 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)
  • Under MMS port, enter 8080
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 11
  • Under MCC, enter 206
  • Under MNC, enter 20
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 12
  • Under Authentication type, tick PAP.
  • Choose APN type.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 13
  • If this screen appears, enter mms (note: in lower case) and choose OK.
  • If this screen does not appear, tick MMS and choose OK.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 14
  • Choose the options symbol.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 15
  • Choose Save.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 16
  • Return to the Start screen.
  • To finish the process and activate the settings, you need to restart the device. Your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) will then be configured to use MMS.
  • For instructions on how to restart your device follow the next steps.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 17
  • To reboot the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017), press and hold the power button on the side of the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017).
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 18
  • Choose Restart.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 19
  • Choose Restart.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 20
  • The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) will automatically reboot.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 21
  • If this screen appears, enter the PIN code and choose OK.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 22
  • If this screen appears, swipe your finger over the screen to unlock it.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 23
  • The Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is now ready for use.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 24
  • Start screen.
  • Switch the Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) 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.
Samsung A520F Galaxy A5 (2017) - Android Nougat - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 25
  • If the MMS is successful, you will receive a confirmation within a few minutes. Check the messages inbox of your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) 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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