Network, APN: Kyocera DuraForce XD

Use these steps to support network settings on the Kyocera DuraForce XD.

 

 

 

APN & data settings

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings > More > Cellular networks.
  3. Tap Access Point Names.
  4. If available, tap the T-Mobile US APN.
    • If not available, tap the New APN icon.
    • To reset your APN settings, tap the Menu icon with three dots, then tap Reset to default.
  5. Verify and update the following settings for the Data APN:
    • Name: T-Mobile US
    • APN: fast.t-mobile.com
    • Proxy: <Not set>
    • Port: <Not set>
    • Username: <Not set>
    • Password: <Not set>
    • Server: <Not set>
    • MMSC: http://mms.msg.eng.t-mobile.com/mms/wapenc
    • MMS proxy: <Not set>
    • MMS port: <Not set>
    • MMS protocol: WAP 2.0
    • MCC: 310
    • MNC: 260
    • Authentication type: <Not set>
    • APN type: default,supl,mms
    • APN protocol: IPv6
    • APN roaming protocol: IPv4
    • Enable/disable APN: <greyed out unless there are multiple APN's>
    • Bearer: Unspecified
    • MVNO type: None
    • MVNO value: <Not set>
  6. Tap the Menu icon with three dots, then tap Save.
  7. Tap the desired APN profile you want to use. The bullet point fills with color next to the APN profile.

 

Manual network selection

The device detects and registers on wireless networks inside T-Mobile’s calling area, but roaming networks are usually restricted to T-Mobile SIM cards. You can manually select a network only in areas where T-Mobile does not own GSM spectrum.

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings > More > Cellular networks.
  3. Tap Network operators.
  4. Wait while the device populates a list of available networks.
  5. Tap the desired network you wish to register on.

 

Switch 2G / 4G

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings > More > Cellular networks.
  3. Tap Preferred network types.
  4. Choose from the following options:
    • LTE/WCDMA/GSM (Auto mode)
    • WCDMA/GSM
    • GSM only

 

Turn on / off airplane mode

Airplane mode turns off wireless connections. This allows app and menu use, but prevents voice or Internet use.

 

  1. From any screen, swipe down from the top of the screen.
  2. Tap the down icon (v), the tap Airplane to turn on or off.

 

Turn on / off data roaming

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings > More > Cellular networks.
  3. Tap to turn Data Roaming on or off.

 

Turn on / off mobile data

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Data usage.
  2. Tap to turn Cellular data on or off.