cricket wireless apn settings
Cricket Wireless APN Settings – Step by Step Configuration
Cricket Wireless apn settings – Step by Step Configuration. As y ou may know, Cricket Wireless is the new established company which resulted from the merge between Aio Wireless and Cricket. If you happen to own a prepaid data or mobile plan service offered by Cricket Wireless and is having trouble connecting to the internet or sending MMS, this is the place where you will find the answers.
Before be give you the proper instructions to setup your phone, we would like to explain you a little bit about APN Settings – they are a set of values which helps your phone to find to correct server on the mobile operator, in this case –Cricket Wireless so that it can send and receive data. They are unique to each network operator and country and for this opportunity we will call them Cricket Wireless APN Settings.
Cricket Wireless apn Settings – Detail information:
These are the settings you will need to type into your phone to make the magic happens, if you don’t know how to enter them, don’t worry, we have provided the exact steps a few paragraph below.
Proxy: Not Required
Port: Not Required
Username: Not Required
Password: Not Required
Server: Not Required
MMS proxy: proxy.Cricketwireless.net
MMS port: 80
APN type: default,mms or internet+mms on some samsung devices
Cricket Wireless apn Settings – Step by Step configuration:
With the above provided information, go to your phone and follow these steps:
- For your all Android phones, this the route you normally follow, small variation might happen among brands. Settings>More>Mobile networks>Access Point Names>Menu>
- create a new apn and type in the Cricket Wireless APN Settings from above
- Save, Restart the phone and Test the connection
You should now be able to run mobile internet using your Cricket Wireless Data plan!. In case you are using MMS, please double check the APN Type field, as you would like to setup the corresponding MMS value, usually default,mms
If after setting up everything you are still not able to browse the internet or send/receive picture messages, please review our APN Troubleshooting Guide for a step by step verification. for further reference also check the Cricket Wireless Support Site
Update: The internet settings for cricket has been updated on September 2019