Assist Wireless MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service) settings for iPhone and Android devices. If you are unable to send and receive MMS messages, it is highly likely that you need to set up MMS settings on your device. You also need Assist wireless plan and be within network coverage.
Assist Wireless is an MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator) that uses T-Mobile’s network infrastructure to offer its services. T-Mobile has one of the widest network coverage in the United States.
Assist Wireless MMS Settings for iPhone
Enable MMS on iPhone before manually setting up Assist Wireless MMS. To enable MMS, navigate to Settings > Messages > MMS Messaging then enable MMS.
Navigate to Settings > Cellular > Cellular Data Network then scroll down to MMS section and input the settings below to set up Assist Wireless MMS.
- APN: wholesale
- Username: (leave this blank)
- Password: (leave this blank)
- MMSC: http://wholesale.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
- MMS Proxy: (leave this blank)
- MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
- MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf
Save the settings then set up Assist Wireless APN internet settings. Restart your iPhone.
Assist Wireless MMS Settings for Android Devices
To set up Assist Wireless MMS Settings on Android devices, navigate to Settings > Connections > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names on Samsung devices and Settings > Network & Internet > SIMs > Select SIM > Access Point Names for other Android devices. You can find APN page on other devices. Tap on + to add new APN then input the settings below in the appropriate fields.
- Name: Assist Wireless MMS
- APN: wholesale
- APN type: mms
Leave all other sections blank.
Save the settings then set up Assist Wireless APN internet settings as the two work hand in hand to give you the best experience. Restart your device for the settings to take effect.
Assist Wireless Sprint customers
You have to reset Sprint network configuration. Dial ##72786# on your keypad to perform a carrier reset. Wait for five minutes for the reset and updates to be performed automatically.