How do I turn on the URL on my Android phone?

How do I turn on the URL on my Android phone?

30.Oct.2021

##Introduction

The URL on your Android phone is called the mobile data link. You can use it to connect the Internet and send and receive email and messages without checking for Wi-Fi connections. To turn on the Mobile Data Link:

1 Go to 'Settings'

2 Navigate to 'Network Connections' or 'Connections'

3 Select Mobile Network (If you do not see this option, refer to tip 1 below)

4 Select Data Enabled (If you do not see this option, refer to tip 2 below)    Or if you're having trouble with step 3, select Access Point Names , then highlight the connection that's currently active. Press Menu > Reset to default . If that doesn't fix things, clear out the saved APN info by going to Settings > More.. > Mobile networks then press the menu key and select Reset to default .

5 Make sure Data Enabled is ON

6 If a SIM card is installed, make sure 'Use This Profile' is turned OFF for all other connections except the one you want to use

##Troubleshooting Tips:    You have data roaming turned off. The phone won't use the mobile network if you're in another country. Refer to our support article on How do I turn off data roaming?    To view this setting from your home screen, press the Menu button from main screen, select Settings > Accessibility , then check next to Mobile data link .    To view this setting from your home screen, press the Menu button from main screen, select Settings > Wireless & networks > Mobile networks , then deselect 'Use only 2G networks' .    You have a pop-up blocker installed on your phone. When a new window opens, a message might appear which you need to Accept

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Helpful Tip : If you're still having trouble turning on mobile data, you can try restarting your phone, turn off and back on in airplane mode or un-install third party apps that might be causing the issue. If you're still having trouble, please contact us with more information so we can assist you further.

##Summary Article Name How do I turn on the URL on my Android phone? Author WIKIHOW LIMITED Description The URL on your Android phone is called the mobile data link. You can use it to connect the Internet and send and receive email and messages without checking for Wi-Fi connections. To turn on the Mobile Data Link:navigate to 'Network Connections' or 'Connections', select Mobile Network (If you do not see this option, refer to tip 1 below), access Point Names then highlight the connection that's currently active. Press Menu > Reset to default . If that doesn't fix things, clear out the saved APN info by going to Settings > More.. > Mobile networks then press the menu key and select Reset to default , make sure Data Enabled is ON, if a SIM card is installed, make sure 'Use This Profile' is turned OFF for all other connections except the one you want to use. Troubleshooting Tips:You have data roaming turned off. The phone won't use the mobile network if you're in another country. Refer to our support article on How do I turn off data roaming? (Cannot access article) To view this setting from your home screen, press the Menu button from main screen, select Settings > Accessibility , then check next to Mobile data link . (Cannot access article) To view this setting from your home screen, press the Menu button from main screen, select Settings > Wireless & networks > Mobile networks , then deselect 'Use only 2G networks' . (Cannot access article) You have a pop-up blocker installed on your phone. When a new window opens, a message might appear which you need to Accept (Cannot access article) If you're still having trouble turning on mobile data, you can try restarting your phone, turn off and back on in airplane mode or un-install third party apps that might be causing the issue. If you're still having trouble, please contact us with more information so we can assist you further. Summary: The URL on your Android phone is called the mobile data link. You can use it to connect the Internet and send and receive email and messages without checking for WiFi connections. To turn on the Mobile Data Link: navigate to 'Network Connections' or 'Connections', select Mobile Network (If you do not see this option, refer to tip 1 below), access Point Names then highlight the connection that's currently active. Press Menu > Reset to default . If that doesn't fix things, clear out the saved APN info by going to Settings > More.. > Mobile networks then press the menu key and select Reset to default , make sure Data Enabled is ON, if a SIM card is installed, make sure 'Use This Profile' is turned OFF for all other connections except the one you want to use. If you're still having trouble turning on mobile data, you can try restarting your phone, turn off and back on in airplane mode or un-install third party apps that might be causing the issue. If you're still having trouble, please contact us with more information so we can assist you further.