How to Configure PosteMobile

Configure PosteMobile: Have you recently activated a PosteMobile SIM but are unable to surf the Internet? Have you switched to PosteMobile with your mobile phone but since you changed the operator are you no longer able to view MMS? Don’t despair. Maybe you are experiencing a trivial APN configuration problem.

How to Configure PosteMobile
How to Configure PosteMobile

An acronym for Access Point Name, APNs are the access points that smartphones and other mobile devices use to connect to the 3G / 4G network and manage MMS.

Without these “coordinates” it is not possible to access the services offered by the various mobile telephone operators and, therefore, it is not possible to access the Internet via the data network and it is not possible to view the MMS.

To solve the problem, you need to enter the configuration panel of your device, check the APNs currently set and, if necessary, change them with those provided by PosteMobile. Which ones are they? I’ll explain it to you right away.

If you give me five minutes of your time, I’ll tell you step by step everything you need to do. Come on, take your device and find out how to configure PosteMobile thanks to the instructions I’m about to give you.

How to configure PosteMobile on Android

Would you like to understand how to configure PosteMobile on Android , both for what concerns the Internet and for MMS ? Then follow the instructions below: they are valid for all smartphones (as well as tablets with SIM). I assure you it’s much simpler than you might think.

Note: the items to be selected in the Android settings indicated in the tutorial may differ slightly from what you see on the screen of your device, depending on the model and version of the operating system in use (in any case, this may be minimal differences, which will not prevent you from easily achieving your goal).

How to configure PosteMobile Internet

Would you like to understand how to configure PosteMobile on Xiaomi, how to configure PosteMobile Samsung or how to proceed to configure PosteMobile on any other Android device ?

Then proceed in this way: take your device, unlock it, access the home screen and / or the drawer and select the Settings icon (the one in the shape of a gear wheel ).

In the new screen that you now see, select the item Other and then that Cellular networks (or the words Other networks and then that Mobile networks ). Then, touch the entry Names of access points (or that Profiles ) and check if there is a profile called PosteMobile.

If the profile is not present, create it yourself by pressing the (+) button or the (…) button located at the top right. Afterwards, or if the profile was already present, select it and fill it in as indicated below.

  • Name – PosteMobile
  • APN – wap.postemobile.it
  • Proxy – [blank]
  • Port – [blank]
  • Username – [blank]
  • Password – [blank]
  • Server – [empty]
  • MMSC – [blank]
  • MMS Proxy – [blank]
  • MMS port – [blank]
  • MMCC – 222
  • MNC – 33
  • Authentication type – [blank]
  • APN type – default or internet
  • APN protocol – IPv4
  • APN roaming protocol – IPv4
  • Enable / Disable APN – APN enabled
  • Connection – [blank]
  • Mobile network virtual operator type – [blank]
  • Mobile Network Virtual Operator Value – [blank]

After filling in the form fields, tap the (…) button located at the top right and select the Save item from the menu that opens, in order to save the settings and complete the procedure, which allows you to configure the Internet connection, including network sharing (therefore it is also valid for configuring PosteMobile hotspots, if you were wondering).

Then, go to the section Settings> Other> Cellular networks and select the wording Preferred network type (or go to Settings> Other networks> Mobile networks and select the Network mode item ), then make sure that the 4G / 3G network is activated . If not, you can fix it by turning the switch to ON.

Well, at this point you should be able to surf the data network using your PosteMobile SIM. Happy?

How to configure MMS PosteMobile

Let’s see now how to configure PosteMobile on Android to use MMS. First, take your smartphone (or tablet), unlock it, access the home screen and / or drawer and tap the Settings icon (the one in the shape of a gear wheel ).
In the screen you now see, select the item Other and then that Cellular networks (or the words Other networks and then that Mobile networks ) and check if there is an access point called PosteMobile MMS.

If the access point is not present, create it by pressing the (+) button or the (…) button located at the top right. Later, or if the access point was already there, select it and change it as follows.

  • Name – PosteMobile MMS
  • APN – mms.postemobile.it
  • Proxy – [blank]
  • Port – [blank]
  • Username – [blank]
  • Password – [blank]
  • Server – [empty]
  • MMSC – http://mms.postemobile.it/servlets/mms
  • MMS proxy – 10.128.224.10
  • MMS port – 80
  • MMCC – 222
  • MNC – 33
  • Authentication type – [blank]
  • APN type – mms
  • APN protocol – IPv4
  • APN roaming protocol – IPv4
  • Enable / Disable APN – APN enabled
  • Connection – [blank]
  • Mobile network virtual operator type – [blank]
  • Mobile Network Virtual Operator Value – [blank]

In conclusion, save the settings, by tapping the button (…) located at the top right and selecting the Save item from the menu that opens, and you should also be able to use MMS.

How to configure PosteMobile on iPhone

If you want to configure PosteMobile on iPhone (but also if you want to configure PosteMobile on iPad , in the case of Apple tablets with SIM slots), the indications you must follow are those below, both for what concerns the Internet and for what it’s about MMS.

How to configure PosteMobile Internet

If you are interested in configuring the use of the Internet with PosteMobile on your iPhone (or on your iPad), the first move you need to make is to take the device, unlock it, access the home screen and select the Settings icon (the one in the shape of a gear wheel ).

In the new screen that is shown to you at this point, select the Cellular item , then the Cellular data network and fill in the sections of the form that is proposed to you by following the instructions below.

  • APN – wap.postemobile.it
  • Username – [blank]
  • Password – [blank]
  • APN – wap.postemobile.it
  • Username – [blank]
  • Password – [blank]

After filling in the fields visible on the screen as I have just indicated, tap on the button located at the top left, in order to save the settings, and you should finally be able to browse the Internet using the data connection of your PosteMobile line.

If you are still unable to use the Internet from your iPhone (or iPad), go again to the Settings> Cellular section of iOS / iPadOS and make sure that the lever next to the word Cellular data is set to ON . If not, take care of yourself.

Still on the same screen, then touch the wording Cellular data options , then the Voice and data and make sure that the 4G option is set in the screen that opens .

How to configure MMS PosteMobile

Now let’s see how to configure the sending and receiving of MMS with PosteMobile on iPhone and iPad. To begin with, take your device, unlock it, access the home screen and select the Settings icon (the one in the shape of a gear wheel ).

In the new screen that you see at this point, touch the word Cellular, then the Cellular data network and fill in the MMS section of the proposed form following the instructions below.

  • APN – mms.postemobile.it
  • Username – [blank]
  • Password – [blank]
  • MMSC – http://mms.postemobile.it/servlets/mms
  • MMS proxy – 10.128.224.10:80
  • Maximum MMS size – 307200
  • MMS UA Prof URL – [empty]

Once you have filled in the fields visible on the display as I have just indicated, save the settings by pressing the button located at the top left. At this point, you should finally be able to send and receive MMS via your PosteMobile SIM.

How to configure PosteMobile on router

Do you have a portable router and would like to configure PosteMobile on the latter, in order to use the connection offered by the operator on all devices that connect to the generated wireless network?

Unfortunately I cannot be particularly detailed, as the procedure to be undertaken varies depending on the brand and model of the router, but in general this operation is possible by accessing the device settings and identifying the item relating to the configuration of the APN, which you can find in the Mobile data or Data connection section.

Next, you need to create a new APN and fill in the fields that are shown to you. In this regard, I suggest you follow the same instructions I gave you in the chapter on configuring the Internet with PosteMobile on Android terminals and on iOS / iPadOS.

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