How to manually or automatically configure MTN Internet

You can manually or automatically configure your MTN lines on your phones and other devices.

This post shows you how.

To automatically configure your device follow these steps:

  1. Text SETTINGS to 3888

If it is possible for your phone to receive settings automatically, you will be sent a notification to ‘save’ the settings you will be sent shortly. Although some phones may come with configuration settings beforehand, you can use this to confirm.

To manually configure your MTN line on your phone, follow the following steps:

  1. Go to Settings on your phone and then go the Network and Internet
  2. Proceed to APN and edit.
  3.  Input the following:
  • Account name: MTN GPRS
  • APN Name:
  • Port :9201( for WAP) or 8080(for HTML)
  • iP Address :
  • Username: web
  • Password: web

These settings apply for all MTN GPRS and 3.5G.


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