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It may have happened to you when you travel abroad, or when you have changed operators, you cannot connect to the internet or can not send MMS. If so, it is probably because of the APN configured on your Xiaomi Mi CC9e. So we decided to draft this article to fix this trouble. We will first see what a APN is. We will see in a second time how to configure an APN on your Xiaomi Mi CC9e. Finally, we will see in what situations you should modify the APN on the Xiaomi Mi CC9e.


What is an APN

The APN means Access Point Name. The APN consequently represents a set of connection data. This connection data allows your Xiaomi Mi CC9e to connect to the web and receive MMS. An improperly seted up APN can so prevent your Xiaomi Mi CC9e from receiving MMS or connecting to the internet. You have to know that each operator has a different APN of their own.

Tips on how to set up an APN on your Xiaomi Mi CC9e

If you want to configure an APN on your Xiaomi Mi CC9e, you must go to the Settings menu. Once you’re there, go to Network and Internet and Mobile Network . You’ll have to go to Advanced Settings and finally Access Point Names . Once you’re there, you need to click on the three dots at the top right of the screen and select New APN . You will then access a form that you must fill in with the data of your operator. For example, if you are at Vodafone , you must find the Vodafone APN data on the net and copy it into the form. Almost always, the APN of each operator are very easily findable. You must repeat 2 times the procedure on your Xiaomi Mi CC9e. In truth, you need an APN for internet and an APN for MMS.

In which case should you configure an APN on your Xiaomi Mi CC9e?

In general, you will not necessarily need to set up an APN on your Xiaomi Mi CC9e as this is usually done automatically. Nevertheless, there are a few situations that require the setup of an APN on your Xiaomi Mi CC9e. This is for example the case if you bought your used Xiaomi Mi CC9e and that the person who sold it to you was with a different operator than yours. This may also be the case if you’re traveling abroad and consequently change your SIM card.