TextNow APN Settings (High speed) For Internet

Here’s exactly what you need: The best and proven APN settings for TextNow which are proven to improve the internet speed (download and upload). 

TextNow is a popular mobile phone service that provides free and low-cost calling, texting, and data. To use TextNow, you will need to configure your device’s APN (Access Point Name) settings.

This guide will show you how to set up TextNow APN settings on both Android and iOS devices.

TextNow APN Settings

SettingValue
APN NameTextNow APN by APN-Mostly.com
APNtextnow.static
MMSC (MMS Center)
MCC (Mobile Country Code)
MNC (Mobile Network Code)
APN ProtocolIPv4/IPv6
APN Roaming ProtocolIPv4/IPv6
Proxy(Blank)
Port(Blank)
Username(Blank)
Password(Blank)
Server(Blank)
MMS Proxy(Blank)
MMS Port(Blank)
Authentication Type(Blank)
APN Type(Blank)
Bearer(Blank)
MVNO Type(Blank)
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Alternatives I Found For TextNow

APN: textnow.sprintrpc

SettingValue
APNtextnow.sprintrpc

APN: textnow.sprint.mms

SettingValue
APNtextnow.sprint.mms
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APN: textnow.sprint.wap

SettingValue
APNtextnow.sprint.wap
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APN: textnow.sprint.internet

SettingValue
APNtextnow.sprint.internet

Feel free to use these tables as a reference for configuring the corresponding APN settings on your mobile device.

Setting Up TextNow APN Settings on Android Devices

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Accessing APN Settings

  1. Navigate to the device’s Settings menu.
  2. Locate the “Connections” or “Networks & Internet” section.
  3. Select “Mobile Networks” or “SIMs” option.
  4. Choose “Access Point Names” or “APN Settings”.

Creating a New APN

  1. Tap the “+” or “Add” button.
  2. Enter the following details:
  • APN Name: TextNow
  • APN: textnow.static

Saving and Activating APN

  1. Save the newly created APN profile.
  2. Select the “TextNow” APN from the list.
  3. Enable Airplane Mode for 10 seconds and then disable it.

Setting Up TextNow APN Settings on iOS Devices

Gathering Essential Information

In my case, before diving into the process, I recommend gathering essential information. Firstly, locate your TextNow SIM card’s ICCID number. This unique identifier for your SIM card is crucial for the setup. You can conveniently find the ICCID number on the back of your SIM card or by accessing your TextNow account.

Additionally, it’s important to confirm that your device is both unlocked and compatible with TextNow’s network. In my experience, an unlocked device is necessary for a smooth setup. If your device isn’t unlocked, I suggest reaching out to your current carrier to initiate the unlocking process. This step is vital to ensure compatibility with TextNow’s network.

Accessing APN Settings

  1. Navigate to the device’s Settings menu.
  2. Select the “Cellular” option.
  3. Choose “Cellular Data Network”.

Configuring APN Settings

  1. In the “Cellular Data” section, enter the following details:
  • APN: textnow.static
  1. (Optional) In the “LTE Setup” section, enter:
  • APN: textnow.static
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Saving and Activating APN

  1. Exit the Settings menu.
  2. Enable Airplane Mode for 10 seconds and then disable it.

Understanding APN Settings

An APN is a configuration setting that allows your device to connect to the internet through a cellular network. The APN settings for TextNow are different from the APN settings for other carriers. Therefore, you will need to manually configure your device’s APN settings to use TextNow.

Troubleshooting APN Settings Issues

If you’re facing difficulties connecting to the internet with TextNow, you might want to troubleshoot your APN settings. In my experience, I’ve encountered a few common issues and found solutions:

  • Incorrect APN: Double-check that you’ve input the correct APN settings for TextNow. I recommend referring to this guide for accurate settings.
  • APN not selected: Ensure that you’ve chosen the “TextNow” APN from the list of available APNs. In my case, this selection was crucial for a seamless connection.
  • Data not enabled: Verify that cellular data is turned on in your device settings. You can typically locate this option in the “Cellular” or “Mobile Networks” section of your Settings menu. In my experience, enabling data is essential for proper functionality.

By addressing these points based on my own encounters, you should be able to resolve connectivity issues with TextNow. I suggest following these steps to enhance your internet connection experience.

Other resources

https://help.textnow.com/hc/en-us/articles/1500008666822-APN-setup-on-TextNow-s-new-faster-network-

https://www.textnow.com/m/connect/step-6-set-your-apn.html

Conclusion

If you are experiencing any further difficulties, please do not hesitate to reach out to the TextNow customer support team for assistance.APN: textnow.static

  1. APN: textnow.sprintrpc
  2. APN: textnow.sprint.mms
  3. APN: textnow.sprint.wap
  4. APN: textnow.sprint.internet

That’s it for the blog post today, firstly thanks for coming to Apn Mostly, if you have more blogs like this, you can visit this section. I hope you enjoyed it, For us, these internet configuration has tremendously improved the speed.

If you are still having trouble, you can contact TextNow customer support for help or simply contact us and be sure to add your device model.

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