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Android Settings

Some Android phones need to have a few extra settings changed in order for MMS and Internet to work on them.

For Android Ginger Bread and Ice Cream Sandwich these are the settings to use for internet:

  1. On the device, tap the Settings icon
  2. Choose Wireless & Networks (or Wireless Controls)
  3. Choose Mobile Networks and then Access Point Names
  4. Press the Menu key and then New APN
  5. Select Name, enter: Airtel GPRS and tap OK.
  6. Select APN, enter: airtel-ci-gprs.com
  7. Scroll down to APN TYPE and enter: default  or (Select : Internet)
  8. Press the Menu key and select Save
  9. Tap on Airtel GPRS to turn it on

For 2.1 based Android devices these are the settings to use for MMS:

  1. On the device, tap the Menu icon.
  2. Select Settings > Wireless & networks (or Wireless Controls) > Mobile networks > Access Point Names.
  3. Press the Menu key and tap New APN.
  4. Select Name, enter Airtel MMS and tap OK.
  5. Select APN, enter airtel-ci-mms.com and tap OK.
  6. Select MMSC, enter http://10.200.61.17/servlets/mms and tap OK.
  7. Select MMS proxy, enter 10.200.61.17 and tap OK.
  8. Select MMS port, enter 80 and tap OK.
  9. Select Authentication type then select PAP
  10. Select APN type, enter mms and tap OK.
  11. Press the Menu key and select Save

On a 1.6 or lower based devices these are the correct settings:

  1. On the device, press the Menu key.
  2. Select Settings > Wireless controls > Mobile network settings > Access Point Names.
  3. Press the Menu key and tap New APN.
  4. Select Name, enter Airtel MMS and tap OK.
  5. Select APN, enter airtel-ci-mms.com and tap OK.
  6. Select MMSC, enter http://10.200.61.17/servlets/mms and tap OK.
  7. Select MMS proxy, enter 10.200.61.17 and tap OK.
  8. Select MMS port, enter 80 and tap OK.
  9. Select APN type, select mms and press OK.
  10. Press the Menu key and select Save