Configure the APN Settings on your iPhone 6

Edited by Grimm, Imado, Eng

You are watching VisiHow, and today we are going to show you how to setup the APN Settings, to get internet on your iPhone 6.

Steps

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    To start with, let's give a single press on the Lock button on the right-hand side of your phone.
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    That is going to bring up your Lock Screen.
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    Swipe across that Lock Screen, and enter in your PIN code.
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    Or, just give it a little press at the bottom with your thumb, or any other finger you may have chosen to set up your phone Lock Screen with.
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    Now you should be on the home screen of your phone.
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    If you were already elsewhere on the phone, and you have just started out with this tutorial, simply press the home button one time.
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    This will automatically take you back to the home screen.
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    You should find your Settings icon, which is a gear shaped gray icon, it is actually a box with three gears inside of it. If you do not have it on your home screen, you may have it elsewhere, just swipe around until you find it.
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    One press on that Settings icon is going to open up the Settings menu.
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    Look for the fourth option Cellular. It is a little picture of an Antenna within radio waves going out. Tap on Cellular one time.
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    This will open up the Cellular page, and you will be looking for the Cellular Data Network. Tap one time on the Cellular Data Network.
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    You will be required to enter in APN, Username, Password.
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    In my case, the APN for the Cellular Data Network that I am currently on is simply internet. I am going to type internet.
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    Next, I am going to tap back on Cellular.
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    Tap back again on Settings.
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    Then we are going to press the home button one time.
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    Now, we would be on the home screen.
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    Now we are going to press and hold the Lock Screen button.
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    That is going to bring up another window for us.
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    Now we can slide, to turn the power OFF.
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    The mobile will be turned OFF, and our phone is going to shut down. When your phone shuts down, it will no longer be register with the current carrier because it will be OFF, there will be no signals and no connectivity.
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    After a minute, you are going to press the power button to turn your phone back ON.
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    You will see the lovely little white Apple, with the bite taken out of it. And your phone will begin to power back up, and when doing so, it is going to be sending signals back and forth to the Cellular Data Network, and it will be registering itself so that you will be able to access the internet and view web pages once your phone is turned ON.
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    Let us give it a minute for the phone to finish powering up. our phone is now powered up.
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    Swipe across the Lock Screen.
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    Press a finger into the fingerprint scan pad, to unlock the screen.
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    We are now on the home screen.
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    In order to test that our wireless is working properly, we are going to swipe up from the bottom, to open the Notifications panel.
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    We are going to turn OFF our wireless network, WiFi is OFF.
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    Swipe the notification panel back down.
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    Now that our WiFi is OFF, but we are still connected to GEOCELL, and we do have 3G access. We are going to open a web page by tapping on Safari icon one time.
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    Let's add a new web page, and go somewhere really cool.
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    I think I will choose VisiHow website. Now the web page is now opened.
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    Press the home button.
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    This will get us back to our home screen.
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    I do recommend that you swipe back from the bottom, turn your WiFi back ON, that way you will not be using data.
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to set the APN Settings on your iPhone 6 for internet. Thank you for choosing VisiHow, we hope this tutorial was helpful, and we look forward to seeing you in our future videos. Have a great day.
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