Can someone explain APN's to me - Petro Canada / Rogers - Canadian TV, Computing and Home Theatre Forums

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes

post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 2012-04-13, 12:42 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Posts: 83
Can someone explain APN's to me - Petro Canada / Rogers

Hello:

I am a real newbie.
I have a Galaxy SII running ICS i9100xxlpr
I have the Petro Canada Mobility unlimited internet & voice plan.
Petro Canada uses the Rogers network.

Does anyone have a link to the exact APN settings for this phone? I have searched the net and there are so many different versions.

Do I need 2 APN's?

How do I know if my APN is working - by turning off WIFI & then trying to surf?

Right now, with the WIFI off, I cannot surf.

Are there other settings that must be set to surf without WIFI?

Any links about APN settings would be appreciated.

Rob.
Robert.Thompson is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 2012-04-13, 11:30 PM
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: BC Interior
Posts: 1,359
I googled petrocanada apn and the firs t link was to their site and way down the page it goes into great detail about goam.com and wapuser1. But you also need to put in the proxy settings, I believe. Could you try that search and get back here?
Unlimited internet is unlimited browsing so you definitely need the proxy settings. They will show on the phone somewhere in the apn area.

Sorry can't seem to paste here.
gzink is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Canadian TV, Computing and Home Theatre Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools Search this Thread
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome