Network & APN: ALCATEL ONETOUCH Fierce 2

Use these steps to support network settings on the ALCATEL ONETOUCH Fierce 2.

 

 

 

APN & data settings

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap More.
  4. Tap Mobile networks > Access Point Names.
  5. If available, tap the T-Mobile US APN (the bullet point fills with green).
  6. If not available, tap Menu > New APN.
  7. To reset your APN settings, tap the Menu key and then tap Reset to default.
  8. 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: <Not set> OR Internet+MMS
    • APN protocol: IPv4/IPv6
    • APN roaming protocol: IPv4
    • Enable/disable APN: <greyed out unless there are multiple APN's>
    • Bearer: Unspecified
  9. Tap the Menu key.
  10. Tap Save.
  11. Tap the desired APN profile you want to use. The bullet point fills with green 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.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More to expand the menu.
  4. Tap Mobile networks > Network operators.
  5. Under 'Available networks,'  tap Search networks, then tap OK.
  6. Tap the desired network, then tap OK.

 

Switch 2G / 4G

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More to expand the menu.
  4. Tap Mobile networks > Preferred network type.
  5. Choose from the following:
    • WCDMA only
    • GSM only
    • GSM / WCDMA auto
    • WCDMA preferred

 

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 home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More to expand the menu.
  4. Select or clear the Airplane mode check box.

 

Turn on / off mobile data

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.. to expand the menu.
  4. Tap Mobile networks.
  5. Tap Mobile data to turn on or off.

 

Turn on / off data roaming

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.. to expand the menu.
  4. Tap Mobile networks.
  5. Tap Data roaming to turn on or off.