How to set an APN on ASUS Zenfone 4
It may have happened to you when you were traveling abroad, or when you changed operators, that you could not connect to the Internet or could not send MMS. In that case, it is probably due to the APN settings on your ASUS Zenfone 4. So we decided to write this post to solve this problem. First we will see what an APN is. Later we will see how to configure an APN on your ASUS Zenfone 4. Finally, we will see in which situations it will be necessary to change an APN on ASUS Zenfone 4.
What is an APN?
APN stands for Access Point Name. Therefore, the APN represents a set of connection data. Therefore, these connection data will allow your ASUS Zenfone 4 to connect to the Internet and receive MMS. Therefore, a misconfigured APN can prevent your ASUS Zenfone 4 from receiving MMS or connecting to the Internet. Please note that each carrier has its own different APN.
Technique to configure an APN on your ASUS Zenfone 4
If you want to set up an APN on your ASUS Zenfone 4, you will need to go to the Settings menu. When you’re there, come in Network and Internet Then in Mobile Network . You will then need to go to the Advanced settings and finally in Access Point Names . When you are there, you have to click on the three little dots at the top right of the screen and select new APN . Next, you will access a form that you must complete with the information of your operator. For example, if you are with Orange, you need to search the Orange APN data on the Internet and copy it into the form. Normally, the APNs of each operator are found quickly. You need to repeat the process twice on your ASUS Zenfone 4. And yes, you need APN for Internet and APN for MMS.
In which case should I set an APN on your ASUS Zenfone 4?
In general, it is not necessary to configure an APN on your ASUS Zenfone 4, as this is often done automatically. However, there are some cases that require you to set up an APN on your ASUS Zenfone 4. This is especially true if you ever bought your used ASUS Zenfone 4 and the person who sold it to you was from a different carrier than you. . This can also be the case if you travel abroad and change the SIM card of the ASUS Zenfone 4.