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Setting up data on a Windows Phone



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This articles explains how to set up data on your Windows Phone so you can access data even when you're away from Wi Fi.

The article references Windows Phone 7.5 (Mango).

   Windows Phone, Data


To set up data on your Windows Phone


  • First we need to access the "Settings" start-icon-settings.png . 
    • You can do this by clicking on the Home button, and then flick left to access the Applications list. Then scroll down to find settings.
  • From Settings, swipe to choose "System".
  • Scroll down to find and tap on "Mobile Network"
  • Switch "Data Connection" to "On"
  • Scroll down and tap "Edit APN"
  • Enter in the following details:
    • APN: yesinternet
    • Leave all the other fields blank
  • Then tap basic-icon-done.png (Done)

Note: Your data speeds will vary depending on the signal strength and coverage. 

how to chang my details

this didnt work, i still dont have a data conection,

I'm trying to activate this on my Nokia Lumia 920 and I cant see "Edit APN" on the "Mobile Network"

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