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APN and APN Settings

In order for an End User to enjoy their service, their device should have a configuration with correct

The main settings that may need configuration are:
- SMSC (SMS Message Centre) to send SMS
- Access Point Name (APN) for data connections
- MMSC (MMS Message Centre) to send MMS


The SMSC for IBOSS’s services is:


Combined Data and MMS settings:

For APN and MMS, these are combined in one group of settings as follows:
Name: Mobile Data
Proxy: (blank)
Port: (blank)
Username: (blank)
Password: (blank)
Server: (blank)
MMS proxy:
MMS port: 80
MMS Protocol: WAP 2.0
MCC: 505
MNC: 01
Authentication: (blank)
APN type: default,dun,supl,mms
Note: Incorrect settings may introduce the following conditions:
-Inability to use mobile/cellular
-Inability to send MMS/SMS

Generally, most mobile devices will automatically self-configure when they detect a new SIM in the
device, and require no End User manipulation of settings, however there may be a few issues causing
a device to not auto-configure with the correct settings for IBOSS’s (Telstra Wholesale based) solution:
1. The device has pre-set settings for a specific carrier
2. The device recognises an IBOSS SIM card as a Telstra retail SIM and applies an APN suited to elstra retail