We live in a world where browsing the web have become an order of the day. There is a lot going on around the web which requires us to always be online. If you’re one of such people, then you should at least know how to do a simple setup of your Airtel APN settings manually if need requires.
In today’s article on Naijaknowhow, I will be taking you step by step how you can configure your Airtel internet settings all by yourself. Let’s get underway!
How to Configure Airtel APN Settings (Airtel Internet Settings)
To start enjoying high-speed internet, you need the right settings on your device. Please follow these simple steps to get ready for an unbeatable internet experience.
Originally Airtel APN settings will be sent to you by SMS if you’re inserting SIM for the first time, please save the settings as soon as they are delivered to avoid deleting them in error. So for those existing users who need to configure it manually, here are the steps for you!
Smartphones & Devices (Android, iOS, MiFi, etc)
Settings > More Settings > Mobile Network > Access Point Names > Click on Menu options > Create New APN with the following settings below
- Account Name: Airtel GRPS (can be anything)
- Username: Please leave blank
- Password: Please leave blank
- Access point name (APN): internet.ng.airtel.com
One Quick Tip!
If you’re using a 4G LTE enabled device, you might want to consider switching your phone’s preferred network settings to 4G only. This should make sure your network stays on 4G LTE only! Here is a guide on how to force 4G LTE only mode on Android for folks who do not have 4G only.
So there you go… I hope you were able to follow this guide to set up your Airtel APN settings for the first time? Let us know if you have any question about this, simply ask via the comment box below. Thanks!
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