How to obtain MTN Ghana GPRS settings

MTN Ghana
MTN Ghana
Requirement: Your mobile phone should be GPRS/EDGE capable for you to be able to access the Internet via your mobile. Confirm by checking your phone’s manuals.

Action: Send a blank text message (SMS) to 686 from your MTN. Save the settings you received, to your phone. Select MTN DATA as default access point.

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  1. I’m using LGKP502,formally I was browsing on it .but lately any time,I try the connection fail, why? I also relise that, my network is not stable, it has being changing from GPRS ,EDGE to GSM, Was’t problem with the phone ? Or the network ? I even went to the customer care center , severa time. But the problem remain the same

  2. I am using LG KS360. Ihave been browsing on it but of late I don’t know what happened but it often tell me ‘connection failed, no internet connection’ though setting the net several times. Help me out.

  3. I use samsung gravity3 sgh-t479 but I hav tried connecting to the internet several time but not possible.i tried 686 it didnt work. I went to the techiman branch office they cld not set the internet setting. Please help me.

  4. For sgh-t479,manual internet settings.dial * browser and edit it.for access name type internet.homepage

  5. Enter your comment here… I have tryed several tym(*585#) but Now a had (*686#)still it is not working,alway wasting money buying credit cards,mtn is bored bcoz everywhere you go money no facebook free.i need mtn and airtel internet setting on my phone (nokia asha 210) thank u

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