New MMS Setting for Straight Talk
New MMS Setting for Straight Talk. If you are using Straight Talk and you are experiencing issues sending or receiving picture messages or MMS – Multimedia Messages, then please pay close attention, as you might need to update your Straight Talk MMS Settings, which we will show you in just a minute
You may probably know already, the MMS Settings are required so that your phone can properly be configure to send or receive multimedia messages. If this setup is missing or wrong, then you’ll run into trouble
New MMS Setting for Straight Talk – Correct value:
As we mentioned, if you are having trouble sending or receiving multimedia messages, you may want to check the APN – MMS Settings on your straight talk phone. To do so, please follow these few steps:
For the Android Users, it’s pretty easy, go to the Settings menu (you can also slide down the notification menu and tab on the gear like icon), and then look for Mobile networks (in some versions you may need to click on More first), after that, you will see Access Point Names go in there. Inside the menu, look for the Straight Talk MMS Settings.
You will most likely see something like this:
Name: straight talk
MMS proxy: mms3.tracfone.com
MMS port: 80
Try to update the portion related to the MMS Settings, under MMSC and MMS_APN_TYPE:
Save the settings, Exit and try sending / receiving some Multimedia Messages
New MMS Setting for Straight Talk 2016
If the above MMS Settings does not fix your issues, then you may need to perform some additional troubleshooting steps. Please refer to the Straight Talk MMS Issues complete troubleshooting guide where we provide a step by step approach on determining the correct fix for the MMS Issues.
If you have further questions on this, please drop us a message on the comments section below and we’ll try to get back to you as soon as possible, but before doing so, please do make sure you have gone through the steps provided in the MMS Issues guide.