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Huawei Ascend P8 Internet and data roaming Manual configuration

Huawei Ascend P8
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 1
  • Your Huawei P8 will automatically be configured to connect to mobile internet when you enter your SIM card or when it connects to a network.
  • In some cases you might also want to manually configure your Huawei P8 to connect to mobile internet. Follow these steps to learn how.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose Settings.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 3
  • Choose More.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 4
  • Choose Mobile network.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 5
  • If Data enabled is disabled, enable Data enabled.
  • If Data enabled is enabled, go to the next step.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 6
  • Choose Access Point Names.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 7
  • Choose Menu.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 8
  • Choose New APN.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 9
  • Under Name, enter Salt Internet. In case you are using a prepaid phone, enter Salt World
  • Under APN, enter internet. In case you are using a prepaid phone, enter internet
  • Under Proxy, enter nothing
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 10
  • Under Port, enter nothing
  • Under Username, enter nothing
  • Under Password, enter nothing
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 11
  • Scroll down.
  • Under MCC, enter 228
  • Under MNC, enter 03
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 12
  • Under Authentication type, tick PAP.
  • Choose APN type.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 13
  • If this screen appears, enter default,supl (note: in lower case) and choose OK.
  • If this screen does not appear, tick default and supl and choose OK.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 14
  • Choose Save.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 15
  • Tick Salt Internet. In case you are using a prepaid phone, enter Salt World.
  • Return to the Start screen.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 16
  • Choose the browser symbol.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 17
  • Choose the list symbol.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 18
  • Choose the settings symbol.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 19
  • Choose General.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 20
  • Choose Set homepage.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 21
  • Tick an option, in this case Other.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 22
  • Enter http://salt.ch and choose OK.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 23
  • Return to the Start screen.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 24
  • To reboot the Huawei P8, press and hold the power button on the side of the Huawei P8.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 25
  • Choose Restart.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 26
  • Choose Touch to restart.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 27
  • The Huawei P8 will automatically reboot.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 28
  • If this screen appears, enter the PIN code and choose the enter key.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 29
  • The Huawei P8 has now been configured for use of mobile internet.
Huawei Ascend P8 - Internet and data roaming - Manual configuration - Step 30
  • With the internet settings configured properly on your Huawei P8, you will be able to connect to the internet using mobile data.
  • Note: To avoid going over your mobile data allowance, you can connect to a Wi-Fi network.
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