Steps to set APN setting for some common phones

For Nokia Series 40 phones (e.g. 6300)Go into Settings.

  1. Go into Configuration.
  2. Go into Personal Configuration Settings.
  3. Now, press Add New (visible if you don’t have a previous Personal Setting created) or press the Options button. When you have pressed the Options button, choose Add new.
  4. When you have pressed Add New, you will get a new menu, which will give several options to choose from.
  5. Now, scroll down and choose the Access Point and press Select. (Please note that this option is not available on the Nokia 3220 model and maybe on some more models, you can instead use the Services option instead of the Access Point option on the Nokia 3220.) Do not choose the Web option, since this will not work with EpiSurveyor.
  6. Now go into Access Point Settings.
  7. Go into Bearer Settings.
  8. Go into Packet Data Access Point.
  9. Now, enter you APN address corresponding to your provider. Click here to check settings
  10. Then press OK.
  11. Go back to the Personal Configurations Settings menu, where you now should be able to see an Access Point selected.
  12. Now press the Options button, and then choose to activate this Access Point.

For Series 60 phones (e.g. n70, 6600, etc)

  1. Go to Menu > Tools > Settings > Connection
  2. Select Access Points > Options > New access point > Use default settings
  3. Name the connection
  4. Set Data bearer to Packet data
  5. Fill in access point name (APN); click here to check your settings
  6. Set Username – check on link above
  7. Set Prompt password to No
  8. Set Password – check on link above
  9. Set Authentication to Normal
  10. Set Homepage to whatever site you like
  11. Back * 2
  12. Select Packet data
  13. Set Packet data conn. to When available
  14. Leave Access point blank
  15. Finished

For E Series phones (e.g. e63, e71 etc)

  1. Go to Menu > Tools > Settings > Connection
  2. Select Access Points > Options > New Access Point
  3. Set Connection Name = GSM Network name
  4. Data Bearer = Packet Data
  5. Access Point = click here to check settings
  6. User name = check on the link above
  7. Password = check on the link above
  8. Homepage = none
  9. The rest of the fields are left to default
  10. Click Back to Save
  11. When you open EpiSurveyor to connect, Select the new APN you have just set up above


For Samsung devices

  1. Go to Menu > Settings > Browser Settings > Profile Settings
  2. Select unused profile
  3. Set Profile Name = GSM Network Name
  4. Home URL = blank
  5. Bearer = GPRS
  6. Proxy = Enable
  7. Click on GPRS Settings
  8. Proxy = leave as default
  9. Proxy port = leave as default
  10. APN = click here to check your GSM provider settings
  11. Login ID = check on the link above
  12. Password = check on the link above
  13. Click Save

 

Note:

In this Example :  Nokia Series 40  (E.g. Nokia X2)

If you are not sure of what your APN settings are:

  1. Go into Settings.
  2. Go into Configuration.
  3. Go into Personal Settings.
  4. Now, press Add New
  5. scroll down to Access Point and press Select. 
  6. Do not edit/change any settings
  7. Press Back.
  8. Go back to the Personal Configurations Settings menu, where you now should be able to see the new Access Point listed
  9. Scroll up to the Access point
  10. Now press the Options button, and then select 'Activate' to choose this Access Point

This Access point now appears as the 'preferred access point' Which the app will now pick

 

If your Internet is already configured and is working on other applications:

  1. Go to settings
  2. Go to Configurations
  3. In this case Default configuration Settings is already selected.
  4. Scroll down to 'Default in all apps' 
  5. Select 'Default in all apps'
  6. Activate default in all applications