CONFIGURE APN Movistar  ▷ Android-iOS ▷ Step by Step ▷ 2020

It should be noted that today many of the mobile phone users still do not know the term of APN, which is also known as the “Access point”. This tool is one that allows users to be able to establish Internet connections in 3G and 4G through their mobile phones.

In general, every time a Smartphone is bought and the SIM is inserted, this is usually configured automatically but, this is not the case in all cases, that is the importance of knowing its meaning in order to carry out its configuration on the mobile, which will allow you to enjoy better quality telephone network service.

This type of inconvenience can be experienced by those who acquire a new phone, when a new version of Android is installed or those people who buy a phone released in another country. This can cause the mobile to not have Internet access or your connection is not working at the proper speed. If you are one of those who have this type of problem, here we will teach you how to solve this problem quickly and easily.

Steps to configure and add the Telefónica Movistar APNs

The configuration of Movistar APNs is extremely important in smartphones, whether Android, iPhone or Windows Phone, since this tool will be in charge of allowing users to enjoy a fast and secure connection. Nowadays, no mobile operating system is exempt from suffering this type of problem, which usually occurs with some frequency on mobile devices.

Therefore, we bring you how to solve this problem for the different mobile phones, you just have to follow the steps that we will explain below:

For android

Carry out this process to Android Smartphone It is totally simple, this will not take you more than 5 minutes to do it. This way you can start enjoying a connection in 3G and 4G on your device without any problem.

To carry out this process you just have to follow these steps:

  • The first thing you should do is go to your Android menu, then you will select the option of “Settings”.

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  • Once you are inside “Settings” you are going to select “Wireless connections and Networks”.
  • Now, you have to select the option “More”.

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  • When you are inside the menu “More” you are going to select the section of “Mobile networks”.

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  • To finish you are going to click on “Access point names”.

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There is also the case that it does not appear to you “Name of access points” if this happens to you you must click on “APN”.

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Next in the sign “+”. There you will have to fill in the following series of points:

For android

  • Name: Movistar Internet
  • APN: internet.movistar.mx
  • Proxy: do not change
  • Port: do not change
  • Username: movistar
  • Password: movistar
  • Authorization type: PAP
  • MCC: 58
  • MNC: 0414
  • APN Type: movistar

Once this is completed, press on menu and finally on “Save”.

For android

On iOS / iPhone

In the case of iOS / iPhone This process is very similar to that of Android phones, which will allow you to reestablish your connection to Internet on your Smartphone. To carry out this process you have to follow these steps:

  • To start the first thing you have to do is check if you have the option of mobile data “Active”.
  • Once this is done, if you want to check it or change the APN you will go to menu of your Smartphone and there we select “Settings”.

On iOS / iPhone

  • Now you are going to choose the option of “General”.

On iOS / iPhone

  • Once inside the menu “General” you enter “Mobile data”.
  • Then you will enter “Mobile data network”.
  • Finally you will be shown a window with the data of the APN.

On iOS / iPhone

This step series is for older iOS / iPhone devicesIf you have a recent model, this series of steps changes in a single step that we explain here:

  • To start you are going to enter “Settings”.
  • Then you select the option “Mobile data”.
  • Now you are going to choose “Options” and finally “Mobile data network”.

On Windows Phone

This will depend mainly of the system version that the device has installed. As in the iPhone, you have to check that the option of the “Mobile data” East “Activated”. To carry out this process you have to follow these steps:

  • The first thing you have to do is enter “Setting”.
  • Once you are in the configuration menu you will select “Mobile data” or “Mobile Network” this will depend on the computer system.
  • Finally you will choose the option of “Add APN”.

On Windows Phone

In Windows 8

If you are one of the users who has a team of Windows Phone 8 You must perform these steps in order to complete the process:

On Windows Phone

  • You are going to go to the option of “Setting”.
  • Now we select “Mobile network and SIM”.
  • Then you choose “SIM Settings”
  • Once this is done, you select “SIM” and now we click on “Add or change APN for Internet”.

On Windows 10 Mobile

Now if your team is Windows 10 steps are very similar to the previous version, but it varies in a few points, for this you must follow these instructions:

On Windows Phone

  • To start you are going to enter “Setting”.
  • Now you select “Wireless and Network Connection”.
  • A menu will be displayed where you will choose “Mobile network and SIM”.
  • Please select “SIM Settings”
  • To finish you are just going to click on “Add an APN for the Internet.”

If you have any questions, leave them in the comments, we will answer you as soon as possible, and it will surely be of great help to more members of the community. Thank you! 😉

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