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How to set up an APN on Asus Zenfone Max



How to set up an APN on Asus Zenfone Max

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 this case, it may be due to the APN configured on your Asus Zenfone Max. So we decided to write this article to solve this problem. First we will see what an APN is. We will then see the technique to configure an APN on your Asus Zenfone Max. Finally, we will see in which situations you need to change an APN on the Asus Zenfone Max.

What is an APN?

APN stands for Access Point Name. Therefore, the APN represents a set of connection data. Therefore, this connection information allows your Asus Zenfone Max to connect to the Internet and receive MMS. Therefore, a misconfigured APN can prevent your Asus Zenfone Max from receiving MMS or connecting to the Internet. It is important to know that each operator has its own different APN.

How to set up an APN on your Asus Zenfone Max

If you want to set up an APN on your Asus Zenfone Max, you will need to go to the Settings menu. Once you’re there, go inside Network and Internet Then in Mobile Network . You will then need to go to the Advanced settings and to end in Access Point Names . Once you are there, you will need to click on the three little dots at the top right of the screen and click 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 will need to find the Orange APN data on the internet and copy it into the form. Normally, the APNs of each operator are easily found. You have to repeat the operation on your Asus Zenfone Max twice. And yes, you need an APN for Internet and an APN for MMS.

In which case should I configure an APN on your Asus Zenfone Max?

There is usually no need to set up an APN on your Asus Zenfone Max because it is usually done automatically. However, there are some cases that require setting up an APN on your Asus Zenfone Max. This is especially true in the event that you bought your used Asus Zenfone Max and the person who sold it to you was from a different operator than yours. This can also be the case if you travel abroad and change the SIM card of the Asus Zenfone Max.