What is an APN?

Access Point Name (APN) identifies an IP Packet Data Network (PDN), which a mobile data user wants to communicate with.

Different mobile service providers have different APN settings. Without APN setting you can’t access internet on mobile phone.

GO TO MAIN MENU >TOOLS->SETTINGS->CONFIGURATION->PERSONAL CONFIGURATIONS->OPTIONS->ADD NEW->SELECT “WEB”

Configure the APN setting according to the service provider. The APN settings for some of the service providers are as follows:

Service Provider Connection Name APN
AIRCEL Aircel GPRS aircelgprs
AIRTEL Mobile Office airtelgprs.com
BPL Bplgprs www
IDEA idea_internet internet
MTNL MTNL GPRS gprsppsmum (Pre-paid Customers)
gprsmtnlmum (Post-paid Customers)
Username : mtnl
Password : mtnl123
Reliance GSM Netconnect rcomnet (Pre-paid Customers)
TATA GSM Tata Internet TATA.DOCOMO.INTERNET (Pre-paid customers)
VODAFONE Vodafone Live! portalnmms