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Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 MMS Manual configuration

Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 1
  • Unfortunately, settings for sending pictures on your Apple iPhone 8 Plus cannot be sent by SMS.
  • It is, however, possible to manually set up MMS on your Apple iPhone 8 Plus. Choose Next for step-by-step instructions.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose Settings.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 3
  • Scroll down.
  • Choose Mobile Data.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 4
  • Choose Mobile Data Network.
  • If Mobile Data Network is not available, manual configuration is not possible. In this case, connect the device to the computer and use iTunes to install the ‘Carrier Settings’.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 5
  • Edit the details for MMS as follows:
  • Under APN, enter internet
  • Under Username, do not enter anything
  • Under Password, do not enter anything
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 6
  • Under MMSC, enter http://mms.tango.lu
  • Under MMS Proxy, enter 212.66.75.3:8080
  • Under MMS Max Message Size, enter 300000
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 7
  • Choose Mobile Data.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 8
  • Return to the Start screen.
  • To finish the process and activate the settings, you need to restart the device. Your Apple iPhone 8 Plus will then be configured to use MMS.
  • For instructions on how to restart your device follow the next steps.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 9
  • To turn off the Apple iPhone 8 Plus, press and hold the power button on the side of the Apple iPhone 8 Plus.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 10
  • Drag the on/off symbol to the right.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 11
  • The Apple iPhone 8 Plus has been turned off.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 12
  • To turn on the Apple iPhone 8 Plus, press and hold the power button on the side of the Apple iPhone 8 Plus.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 13
  • If this screen appears, press the home key.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 14
  • If this screen appears, enter the PIN code and choose OK.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 15
  • The Apple iPhone 8 Plus is now ready for use.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 16
  • Start screen.
  • Switch off the Apple iPhone 8 Plus and restart it in order to activate the settings.
  • Note: Activation is completed by sending a first MMS. Test the settings by sending an MMS to your own phone number.
Apple iPhone 8 Plus - iOS 12 - MMS - Manual configuration - Step 17
  • If the MMS was sent successfully, you will receive a confirmation within a few minutes.
  • Check receipt of the MMS in the messages inbox of the Apple iPhone 8 Plus.
  • Want to know how to create and send MMS messages on your Apple iPhone 8 Plus? See sending pictures for step-by-step instructions.
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