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Setting up MMS on Nokia C1-01 on Starhub Singapore

📅 2012-Dec-27 ⬩ ✍️ Ashwin Nanjappa ⬩ 📚 Archive

  1. First activate MMS for your phone number. Information on this can be found here. This involves calling *110# After the call, you should get a notification from Starhub that "GPRS/MMS service has been activated".

  2. Most phones can be configured online using this website. The list of supported phones for online activation can be found here.

  3. Sadly, the Nokia C1-01 is not supported for online activation. So, you will need to manually configure it to send and receive MMS as detailed below.

  4. Go to Settings → Connectivity → Packet Data and set Packet Data Connection to Always Online

  5. Go to Settings → Configuration → Personal configuration settings and choose Add New

  6. Account name: Starhub MMS

  7. Server address: empty

  8. Use preferred access point: Choose no

  9. Go to Access point settings and set Proxy as enabled.

  10. Proxy address: 10.12.1.80

  11. Port: 80

  12. Leave Bearer setttings as it is.

  13. Go back and choose Starhub MMS and choose Activate.

  14. Now restart the phone, there should be a G at the top indicating GPRS. Now send yourself a MMS to check if you receive it.

Reference: This post at BeautyAndTheBaud