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Completing Activation for Your Samsung Galaxy GRAND Prime

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Completing Activation on the CDMA Network

1. Carrier Wipe

  1. Dial # # 72786 #
  2. Your device will restart and begin hands free activation

2. Profile Update

  1. Tap Apps
  2. Settings
  3. System Update
  4. Update Profile
  5. Tap OK when complete

3. PRL Update

  1. Tap Apps
  2. Settings
  3. System Update
  4. Update PRL
  5. Tap OK when complete

If your device does not restart after the PRL update, restart it. Voice, text, 3G and LTE data should now be working. If you want to use picture messaging make sure to log in to your Ting account online and check the option "Can send/receive picture, video and group messages."





Completing Activation on the GSM Network

 

1. Reset APN to Default

Before beginning these directions, insert your activated Ting GSM X1 SIM card.

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Tap More networks
  3. Mobile networks
  4. Access Point Names
  5. Tap the Menu icon (3 vertical dots)
  6. Tap Reset to default

2. Add Ting Data APN Settings

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Tap More networks
  3. Mobile networks
  4. Access Point Names
  5. Tap the + icon to add a new APN
  6. Enter APN settings
    • Name: Ting Data
    • APN: wholesale
    • APN type: Enter the following exactly as written without spaces: default,admin,fota,mms,supl,hipri,internet,dun
  7. If it's not set, enter 310 for MCC
  8. If it's not set, enter 260 for MNC
  9. For APN protocol, enter IPv4v6 
  10. For APN roaming protocol, enter IPv4v6
  11. Tap the Menu icon (3 vertical dots)
  12. Tap Save
  13. Select Ting Data as your APN.
  14. Restart your device and wait for it to find the Ting network--this may take a minute or so.
  15. Confirm that you're able to access data.

3. Add Ting MMS APN Settings

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Tap More networks
  3. Mobile networks
  4. Access Point Names
  5. Tap the + icon to add a new APN
  6. Enter APN settings
  7. If it's not set, enter 310 for MCC
  8. If it's not set, enter 260 for MNC
  9. For APN protocol, enter IPv4  
  10. For APN roaming protocol, enter IPv4
  11. Tap the Menu icon (3 vertical dots)
  12. Tap Save
  13. Keep Ting Data selected as your APN -  your phone will use the MMS APN settings automatically as it needs to.
  14. Restart your device and wait for it to find the Ting network--this may take a minute or so.
  15. Confirm that you're able to send and receive picture, video and group messages.

 

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