MTN Nigeria Configuration setting (2023)

How to set up MTN internet configuration settings on all your devices for free. This article contains how to configure your MTN APN settings for 4G browsing and fast downloading on Android Mobile, IOS, Mifi, Modem, etc.

MTN is one of the widely used telecommunication networks in Nigeria. The company offers its subscribers a wide range of services, including voice calls, text messaging, and internet services. The latter requires one to have an internet-enabled device. When using the network for the first time, it is at times necessary to install the MTN configuration settings for your smartphone or feature phone to browse the web.

Configuring your mobile phone or device to work with the MTN network is very easy. After Subscribing to your MTN Internet Data Plan you can configure your device automatically or manually with the information provided below.

In general, if you want to get the Internet configuration settings from MTN without self-installation, you can try to use the function autoconfiguration. To do so, send an SMS “settings” to the number “3888” (type this information without quotes).

MTN Internet Configuration Settings for MTN in 2023 – To start enjoying high-speed internet, you need the right settings on your device. Text SETTINGS to 3888, free of charge. The settings will be sent to you by SMS, please save the settings as soon as they are delivered to avoid deleting them in error.

MTN Internet Configuration Settings for Smartphones & Devices

  • Account Name: MTN WEB
  • Port : 
  • Username: 
  • Password: 
  • Access point name (APN):


  • Account Name: MTN WAP
  • IP address (Proxy):
  • Port: 9201
  • Username: web
  • Password: web
  • Access point name (APN):

How to check and confirm MTN Proxy settings

To check that you have the right Proxy settings on your Smartphones, kindly follow the steps below;

  • Go to Settings
  • Click More Network or Mobile Network
  • Click Access Point Name
  • Click MTN GPRS or MTN WEB
  • Remove the Proxy IP address:
  • Remove the Port setting: 8080
  • Then save and browse again.

If you still have challenges setting up your phone, please visit the nearest MTN Service Center or Call 180.

How can I install MTN configuration settings automatically?

One can install the MTN network settings automatically by sending a text message with the word ‘settings’ to 3888. You will receive an instant message (IM) with the config settings. Make sure to save and press okay when asked whether you want to install.

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