What Are the T Mobile MMS Settings?

If you’ve been searching the internet up and down on how to enable T Mobile MMS Settings on an iPhone, you’ve found the right article for your answers. It can be stressful to not be able to connect to T Mobile’s MMS on your iPhone. One of the greatest things about today’s cellphone technology is the ability to send and receive picture messages.

When you purchase a brand-new iPhone from your T Mobile provider, chances are, MMS is already connected and you won’t have to worry about it. However, if you have an unlocked phone and you’re connecting to T Mobile, see below for the T Mobile picture and internet (MMS) settings for your Apple iPhone.

iOS on t mobileMMS Settings For iOS 6

  1. Under Settings, click General then Cellular
  2. Be sure the settings are as follows
    – Data Roaming: On
    – Wi-Fi: Off
    -3G Enable: On
  3. Next, click on Cellular Data Network.
    – This is where the following settings appear
    – If they do NOT appear, then your phone is not unlocked and needs to be for this
  4. The following settings should read as below
    – APN: fast.t-mobile.com
    – Username: Not set
    – Password: Not set
  5. Next, under the MMS selection, be sure the following information is entered
    – APN: fast.t-mobile.com
    – Username: Not set
    – Password: Not set
    – MMSC: http://mms.msg.eng.t-mobile.com/mms/wapenc
    – MMS Proxy: Not set
    – MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
    – MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf
  6. Under the Newt Work Tethering section, add the below information
    – APN: pcweb.tmobile.com
    – Username: Not set
    – Password: Not set
  7. Be sure to click the Save button on the Home Tab. Turn your device Off and On again to ensure the connection works properly.

MMS Information For iOS 7/8

The majority of these setting are nearly exactly the same, the only differences are listed below. If there are missing tabs not listed below, they are likely listed above in the information titled iOS6.

  1. Under MMS Section the information should be
    – APN: fast.t-mobile.com (for iOS7) or tmus (for iOS8)
  2. Under the Personal Hotspot section be sure to list the following
    – APN: pcweb.tmobile.com
    – Username: Not set
    – Password: Not set
  3. Be sure to select the Save button in the Home section. Turn your phone Off and On again to ensure the information connects properly.

MMS Data Settings for iOS 9 (or higher)

These T Mobile MMS APN Setting should be updated automatically. Whether you’ve purchased your phone from another provider and your phone is unlocked, you do not need to ensure the T Mobile APN settings say anything specific as the settings will be automatically updated once the SIM card is inserted. It may be wise to update your iPhone to ensure the settings connect right away. If you still have trouble connecting, be sure to reset your network settings and double check the values as listed above as well.

Once you’ve connected, you will start to receive all picture messages and text messages properly. Contact T Mobile if you do have any other issues.