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Topic # 94075 5-Dec-2011 18:30
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I have a Nokia C6-01.  I don't really use internet on the go ... so have not tested it out yet ...

2 Degrees site you download the settings via tex msg - MMS, WAP, Internet settings etc ... but I don't think there is a APN.  Do we need it??  I think on the Nokia, it also reads the simcard and might give some default settings too..... re: APN.


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  Reply # 554179 5-Dec-2011 18:32
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Well you need the APNs if you want to use mobile data, internet , MMS , WAP

Have you looked in the handset to see if any APNs are not already loaded?


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  Reply # 554218 5-Dec-2011 19:49
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the apn list is empty. Nokia web ask for connection in the settings. 2degrees settings defaulted to the wap settings. I was not able to surf wlan so i changed it to internet which is the nokia settings.

Internet, WAP etc .. are the categories that Nokia has for connections. 
Ie., within Internet there are a few listed, like my home's AP, Airport's AP and 2 Degree's Internet settings.
WAP has 2 Degree's WAP settings. 

It is now defaulted to Internet category.  I guess WIFI works b/c my home's AP is there listed. 

But re: APN lists.  It's blank. 

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  Reply # 554225 5-Dec-2011 20:22
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I think maybe I have them installed already? On my Nokia it just says Connectivity -> Destinations - > Internet and there I have my home's AP and 2 Degree's AP. Is this it??

I also have the WAP settings under the WAP category and MMS under the "Others" category.

The only category I have is APN Control. But that is empty.

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  Reply # 554321 6-Dec-2011 08:49
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i would call up customer services and they will be able to help you configure the settings correctly.

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