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Huawei P20 Pro

Huawei P20 Pro

Android 8.1

I can't send and receive picture messages on my Huawei P20 Pro Android 8.1

Cause 3 of 5: The phone has not been correctly set up for MMS

To send and receive MMS, the phone needs to be correctly set up for MMS.

Solution: Set up your phone for picture messaging.

Step 1 of 26

Find "Access Point Name"

Press Settings.

Step 2 of 26

Find "Access Point Name"

Press Wireless & networks.

Step 3 of 26

Find "Access Point Name"

Press Mobile network.

Step 4 of 26

Find "Access Point Name"

Press Access Point Name.

Step 5 of 26

Create new data connection

Press the menu icon.

Step 6 of 26

Create new data connection

Press New APN.

Step 7 of 26

Enter a name for the connection

Press Name.

Vodafone MMS
Step 8 of 26

Enter a name for the connection

Key in Vodafone MMS and press OK.

Step 9 of 26

Enter APN

Press APN.

live.vodafone.com
Step 10 of 26

Enter APN

Key in live.vodafone.com and press OK.

Step 11 of 26

Enter picture messaging server

Press MMSC.

http://pxt.vodafone.net.nz/pxtsend
Step 12 of 26

Enter picture messaging server

Key in http://pxt.vodafone.net.nz/pxtsend and press OK.

Step 13 of 26

Enter IP address

Press MMS proxy.

172.030.038.003
Step 14 of 26

Enter IP address

Key in 172.030.038.003 and press OK.

Step 15 of 26

Enter port number

Press MMS port.

8080
Step 16 of 26

Enter port number

Key in 8080 and press OK.

Step 17 of 26

Enter country code

Press MCC.

530
Step 18 of 26

Enter country code

Key in 530 and press OK.

Step 19 of 26

Enter network code

Press MNC.

01
Step 20 of 26

Enter network code

Key in 01 and press OK.

Step 21 of 26

Select authentication type

Press Authentication type.

Step 22 of 26

Select authentication type

Press PAP.

Step 23 of 26

Select APN type

Press APN type.

mms
Step 24 of 26

Select APN type

Key in mms and press OK.

Step 25 of 26

Save data connection

Press the confirm icon.

Step 26 of 26

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1 Find "Access Point Name"

Press Settings.
Press Wireless & networks.
Press Mobile network.
Press Access Point Name.

2 Create new data connection

Press the menu icon.
Press New APN.

3 Enter a name for the connection

Press Name.
Key in Vodafone MMS and press OK.
Vodafone MMS

4 Enter APN

Press APN.
Key in live.vodafone.com and press OK.
live.vodafone.com

5 Enter picture messaging server

Press MMSC.
Key in http://pxt.vodafone.net.nz/pxtsend and press OK.
http://pxt.vodafone.net.nz/pxtsend

6 Enter IP address

Press MMS proxy.
Key in 172.030.038.003 and press OK.
172.030.038.003

7 Enter port number

Press MMS port.
Key in 8080 and press OK.
8080

8 Enter country code

Press MCC.
Key in 530 and press OK.
530

9 Enter network code

Press MNC.
Key in 01 and press OK.
01

10 Select authentication type

Press Authentication type.
Press PAP.

11 Select APN type

Press APN type.
Key in mms and press OK.
mms

12 Save data connection

Press the confirm icon.

13 Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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