How to Factory Reset Sony Xperia C3

How to Factory Reset Sony Xperia C3 

To perform a factory data reset


*To avoid permanent damage to your device, do not restart your device while a reset procedure is underway.
  1. Before you start, backup all your data to an external device.
  2. From your Home screen, tap Application screen icon in Sony Smartphones.
  3. Find and tap Settings > Backup & reset > Factory data reset.
  4. To delete information such as music and pictures from your internal storage, mark the relevant check box.
  5. Tap Reset phone.
  6. If required, draw your screen unlock pattern or enter your screen unlock password or PIN to continue.
  7. To confirm, tap Erase everything.

* Your device does not revert to an earlier software version of Android™ even if you perform a factory data reset.
** If you forget your screen unlock password, PIN or pattern in step 6, you can use the device repair feature in PC Companion or Sony Bridge for Mac to erase the security layer. By running the repair feature, you are reinstalling software for your device and you may lose some personal data in the process.



How to force restart Sony Xperia C3

  1. Press and hold down the power key .
  2. In the menu that opens, tap Restart. The device restarts automatically.       

How to change email address in Airtel Postpaid for Bill

How to change email address in Airtel Postpaid / Boradband for Bill



1. To Update /Change your Email ID just SMS

UPDATE EMAIL <(email id)>  to 121

2. To start E-bill  just SMS

STOP PAPER <(email id)> to 121

3. To stop Ebill  just SMS

STOP EBILL to 121

4. To Get your ebill password  just SMS

EBILL PASSWORD to 121

Telcel America APN Settings for iPhone 5 Android Samsung Galaxy

Telcel America APN Settings for iPhone 5 Android Samsung Galaxy 

Telcel America 3G APN settings for iPhone/ iPad

Go to Settings-> General Settings-> Network->Turn ON Cellular Data-> Cellular Network -> APN and enter the following Details

Mobile Data:
APN: wap.tracfone
Username: Blank
Password: Blank
MMS:
APN: wap.tracfone
Username: blank
Password:  blank
MMSC: http://mms.tracfone.com
MMS Proxy: 216.155.165.40:8080
MMS Message Size: 1024000
MMS UA Prof URL:Leave  blank

Telcel America APN settings for Android / HTC/ Samsung Galaxy:


Go to Menu -> Settings -> Wireless & networks-> Mobile networks -> Access Point Names -> New APN and type the following (Add two APN,One for internet and one for MMS)

3G/GPRS Settings:
Name :Telcel América
APN : wap.tracfone
Proxy : < Not Set >
Port : < Not Set >
Username : < Not Set >
Password : < Not Set >
Server : < Not Set >
MMSC : http://mms.tracfone.com
MMS Proxy : 216.155.165.40
MMS Port : 8080
MCC : 310
MNC : 260
Authentication Type :  < Not Set >
APN type : default,supl,mms
Bearer:uspecified
MVNO type: None

Safaricom APN Settings for Android Blackberry iPhone

Safaricom APN Settings for Android Blackberry iPhone Samsung Galaxy HTC Nexus MotoG


Safaricom APN Settings for iPhone and iPad:


Go to Settings-> General Settings-> Network->Turn ON Cellular Data-> Cellular Network -> APN and enter the following Details

Mobile Data:
APN: safaricom
Username: saf
Password: data
MMS:
APN: safaricom
Username: saf
Password: data
MMSC: http://mms.gprs.safaricom.com
MMS Proxy: Leave Blakn
MMS Message Size: 1024000
MMS UA Prof URL:Leave  blank

Safaricom APN Settings for Android Smart Phones/ Samsung Galaxy / HTC/ Nexus/ MotoG:


Go to Menu -> Settings -> Wireless & networks-> Mobile networks -> Access Point Names -> New APN and type the following (Add two APN,One for internet and one for MMS)

3G/GPRS Settings:

Name : Safaricom
APN : safaricom
Safaricom APN Settings for AndroidProxy : < Not Set >
Port : < Not Set >
Username : saf
Password : data
Server : < Not Set >
MMSC : < Not Set >
MMS Proxy :  < Not Set >
MMS Port :  < Not Set >
MCC : 639
MNC : 02
Authentication Type :  < Not Set >
APN type : default,supl
Bearer:uspecified
MVNO type: None

MMS Settings:
Name : Safaricom MMS
APN : safaricom
Proxy : < Not Set >
Port : < Not Set >
Username : saf
Password : data
Server : < Not Set >
MMSC : http://mms.gprs.safaricom.com
MMS Proxy :172.022.002.038
MMS Port : 8080
MCC : 639
MNC : 02
Authentication Type :  < Not Set >
APN type : mms
Bearer:uspecified
MVNO type: None

Safaricom APN Settings for Blackberry 10

Go to Home Screen -> menu -> settings ->  system Settings Menu, -> Network Connections ->Mobile Network  -> APN

APN  : safaricom
Username : saf
Password : data
MMSC URL : http://mms.gprs.safaricom.com
Proxy URL  :172.022.002.038:8080
Proxy Username :  Leave Blank
Proxy Password : Leave Blank


Zain Internet Settings for Android Sony Xperia iPhone Samsung Galaxy HTC Kuwait Saudi Arabia Bahrain jordan

Zain Internet Settings for Android iPhone Samsung Galaxy HTC Xperia Kuwait Saudi Arabia Bahrain

Zain has commercial presence in Bahrain Iraq Jordan Kuwait Lebanon Morocco Saudi Arabia South Sudan Sudan. It provides both Prepaid and PostPaid Mobile services. 3G and 4G LTE supported. Below you can find the manual APN Settings for various countries.

1) Zain Kuwait Internet Settings for iPhone /iPad

Go to Settings > General > Network
Choose Cellular Data Network
and enter the following details
Cellular Data:
APN: pps
Username: pps
Password: pps
MMS: 
APN: pps
Username: mms
Password: mms
MMSC: http://mms.zain
MMS Proxy: 176.0.0.65:8080
MMS UA Prof URL: (leave blank)

Go to Settings > Phone
Type in your mobile number in the "My Number" field in the following format:
+965 9*******
Reboot your iPhone so changes take effect

Zain Kuwait Internet Settings for Android / Samsung Galaxy / HTC

Internet:
Go to Settings -> Wireless & Networks ->  Mobile Networks -> Access Point Names
Click on Menu and select New APN
Name: MI
APN: pps
Username: pps
Password: pps
APN Type: default
Leave other settings blank

For MMS:
Go to Settings -> Wireless & Networks ->  Mobile Networks -> Access Point Names
Click on Menu and select New APN
Name: ZainMMS
APN: pps
Username: mms
Password: mms
MMSC: http://mms.zain
MMS Proxy: 176.0.0.65
MMS Port: 8080
Authentication Type: PAP or CHAP
APN Type: mms
Leave other settings blank

2) Zain Bahrain Internet Settings for Android/ Sony Xperia 

Internet Settings:
Go to Settings -> Wireless & Networks -> Mobile Networks -> Access Point Names
Click on Menu and select New APN
Name: Zain
APN: hsdpa /or/ internet
Username: hsdpa  /or/ internet
Password: hsdpa  /or/ internet
APN Type: default
Leave other settings blank

For MMS:
Go to Settings -> Wireless & Networks ->  Mobile Networks -> Access Point Names
Click on Menu and select New APN
Name: ZainMMS
APN:: mms
Username: mms
Password: mms
MMSC: http://172.18.83.129:80
MMS Proxy: 72.18.85.34
MMS Port: 80
MCC: 426
MNC: 02
Authentication Type: PAP or CHAP
APN Type: mms
Leave other settings blank

3) Zain KSA Internet Settings for Android Smart Phones:

Internet Settings:
Go to Settings -> Wireless & Networks -> Mobile Networks -> Access Point Names
Click on Menu and select New APN
ame: ZainKSA
APN: zain
Username:  zain
Password:  zain
Server : Blank
MMSC: http://10.122.200.10
MMS Proxy: 10.122.200.10
MMS Port: 8080
MCC: 420
MNC: 04
Authentication Type: PAP or CHAP
APN Type: default,supl,mms (or)  Internet +mms
Leave other settings blank

4) Zain jordan APN Settings for Android Smart Phones:

Internet /MMS Settings:
Go to Settings -> Wireless & Networks -> Mobile Networks -> Access Point Names
Click on Menu and select New APN
Name: ZainJordan
APN: zain
Username:  zain
Password:  zain
Server : Blank
MMSC: http://mms.jo.zain.com
MMS Proxy: 192.168.55.10
MMS Port: 80
MCC: 416
MNC: 01
Authentication Type: PAP or CHAP
APN Type: default,supl,mms (or)  Internet +mms
Leave other settings blank

5) Zain Sudan /South Sudan Internet /MMS Settings for Android

MMS Settings:
Go to Settings -> Wireless & Networks -> Mobile Networks -> Access Point Names
Click on Menu and select New APN
Name: ZainMMS
APN: mms
Username:  Blank
Password:  Blank
Server : Blank
MMSC: http://172.20.2.124
MMS Proxy:  172.20.2.124
MMS Port: 8080
MCC: 634
MNC: 01
Authentication Type: PAP or CHAP
APN Type: mms
Leave other settings blank

Internet Settings:
Go to Settings -> Wireless & Networks ->  Mobile Networks -> Access Point Names
Click on Menu and select New APN
Name: Zain
APN: internet
Username: Blank
Password: Blank
APN Type: default
Leave other settings blank

M1 APN Settings for iPad Blackberry Huawei Android iPhone HTC Galaxy S4 Singapore

M1 Sunsurf APN Settings for Huawei iPad Android iPhone Blackberry HTC Galaxy S4 Singapore


Below you can find the Manual Internet settings for Both Postpaid and Prepaid Mobile phones.

1. M1 3G APN Settings for Android / Huawei / Samsung Galaxy S3 / HTC/ Xiaomi/ Xperia


Go to Menu -> Settings -> Wireless & networks-> Mobile networks -> Access Point Names -> New APN and type the following (Add two APN,One for internet and one for MMS)

M1 3G APN Settings for Android / Huawei / Samsung Galaxy S3

3G/GPRS Settings:
Name : M1
APN : sunsurf
Proxy : < Not Set >
Port : < Not Set >
Username : 65
Password : user123
Server : < Not Set >
MMSC : < Not Set >
MMS Proxy :  < Not Set >
MMS Port :  < Not Set >
MCC : 525
MNC : 03
Authentication Type :  < Not Set >
APN type : default,supl,mms
Bearer:uspecified
MVNO type: None


MMS APN Settings:
Name : M1 MMS
APN : miworld
Proxy : http://wap.miworld.com.sg
Port : 8081
Username : 65
Password : user123
Server : http://mmsgw:8002
MMSC : http://mmsgw:8002
MMS Proxy :  172.16.14.10
MMS Port :  8080
MCC : 525
MNC : 03
Authentication Type :  PAP
APN type : mms
Bearer:uspecified
MVNO type: None






2. M1 APN Settings for iPad / iPhone 4S,5,6:


Go to Settings-> General Settings-> Network->Turn ON Cellular Data-> Cellular Network -> APN and enter the following Details

Mobile Data:

APN: sunsurf
Username: 65
Password: user123
MMS:
APN:  miworld
Username: 65
Password: user123
MMSC:   http://mmsgw:8002
MMS Proxy:   172.16.14.10:8080
MMS Message Size:  1024000
MMS UA Prof URL:Leave  blank

3. M1 APN Settings for Blackberry:

From  main screen -> Select Options -> Advanced System Settings -> TCP IP ,enable APN and enter the following.
APN: sunsurf
Username: 65
Password: user123

4. M1 Internet Settings for Windows8 Mobile/ Nokia Lumia:

Go to Settings -> Access Point -> Add a New Profile, and enter the following details
Connection Name: M1
Internet APN:
Access Point Name: sunsurf
Username: 65
Password: user123
Proxy address: Blank
Proxy port: Blank
Network type : IPv4
Authentication Type: none
MMS APN:
MMS Access Point Name:  miworld
Username: 65
Password: user123
Proxy address: 172.16.14.10
Proxy Port:  8080
MMSC:  http://mmsgw:8002
Network type : IPv4
Authentication Type: none
and save the settings and activate the newly added profile

How to enable Mobile WiFi Hotspot in Android Lollipop Samsung Galaxy HTC Micromax Moto G Xperia Nexus

How to enable WiFi Hotspot tethering in Android Mobiles:


For Samsung Galaxy / HTC/ Google Nexus/ Micromax/ Motorola Moto G/E/X / Sony Xperia (Android Lollipop, Kitkat, Jellybean) 


1. From the home screen of your Android, press the Menu key.
2.Touch Settings
3.Touch Wireless & networks (or) ... more


Wireless & networks


4.Touch Tethering & mobile hotspot


Tethering & mobile hotspot

5.You will see a screen similar to the following. Now Touch Set up Wi-Fi Hotpsot To Modify Network name(SSID), Passowrd and Security.

Set up Wi-Fi Hotpsot


6. Now Enter your Network Name(Your Choice), Select the Security (WPA2 PSK), and enter a Password and save the settings.


Enter your Network Name

7. Touch Mobile WiFi hotspot (Or) Portable Wi-Fi hotspot to enable WiFi Hotspot.

How to enable Mobile WiFi hotspot

8. Now you can connect your mobile Wi-Fi hotspot to another mobile or Laptop.





Viva APN Settings for Android Bahrain Kuwait Samsung Galaxy HTC iPhone Xperia

Viva Bahrain / Kuwait 4G APN Settings for Android Samsung Galaxy S4 HTC iPhone Xperia



1. Viva Bahrain APN Settings for Android /HTC/ Nexus/ Galaxy/ Xperia

Go to Menu -> Settings -> Wireless & networks-> Mobile networks -> Access Point Names -> New APN and type the following (Add two APN,One for internet and one for MMS)

3G/GPRS Settings:
Name : Viva
APN : viva.bh
Proxy : < Not Set >
Port : < Not Set >
Username : < Not Set >
Password : < Not Set >
Server : < Not Set >
mmsc : < Not Set >
mmsproxy :  < Not Set >
mmsport :  < Not Set >
MCC : 426
MNC : 04
Authentication Type : PAP
APN type : default,supl,mms
Bearer:uspecified
MVNO type: None

MMS Settings:
Name : Viva MMS
APN :  vivawap.bh
Proxy : < Not Set >
Port : < Not Set >
Username : < Not Set >
Password : < Not Set >
Server : < Not Set >
mmsc :  http://mms.viva.com.bh:38090
mmsproxy :  172.18.142.36
mmsport :  8080
MCC : 426
MNC : 04
Authentication Type : PAP
APN type : mms
Bearer:uspecified
MVNO type: None

2. Viva Bahrain APN Settings for iPhone 4S, 5,6 /iPad:

Go to Settings-> General Settings-> Network->Turn ON Cellular Data-> Cellular Network -> APN and enter the following Details
Viva Bahrain APN Settings for iPhone

Mobile Data:
APN: viva.bh
Username: Blank
Password: Blank
MMS:
APN: vivawap.bh
Username: blank
Password:  blank
MMSC:   http://mms.viva.com.bh:38090
MMS Proxy: 172.18.142.36:8080
MMS Message Size: 1024000
MMS UA Prof URL:Leave  blank



3. Viva Kuwait APN Settings for Android/MotoG/HTC:

Name : Viva
APN : viva
Proxy : < Not Set >
Port : < Not Set >
Username : < Not Set >
Password : < Not Set >
Server : < Not Set >
MMSC : http://172.16.128.80:38090/was
MMS Proxy : 172.16.128.228
MMS Port : 8080
MCC : 419
MNC : 04
Authentication Type : PAP
APN type : default,supl,mms
Bearer:uspecified
MVNO type: None

4. Viva Kuwait APN Settings for iPhone/ iPad:

Mobile Data:
APN: viva
Username: Blank
Password: Blank
MMS:
APN: viva
Username: blank
Password:  blank
MMSC:   http://172.16.128.80:38090/was
MMS Proxy: 172.16.128.228:8080
MMS Message Size: 1024000
MMS UA Prof URL:Leave  blank


Sprint APN Settings for Android iPhone Samsung Galaxy S4 Note3 HTC One LG

Sprint APN Settings for Android (Lollypop, Kitkat) iPhone iPad Samsung Galaxy S4 HTC Nexus LG


Sprint Internet and MMS APN Settings for Android/ HTC/ Samsung Galaxy Note 3 / HTC One / LG


Go to Settings ->More…->Mobile networks ->Access Point Names -> add (+)New APN

Name : Sprint
APN :  cinet.spcs
Proxy : < Not Set >
Port : < Not Set >
Username : < Not Set >
Password : < Not Set >
Server : < Not Set >
mmsc : http://mms.sprintpcs.com/servlets/mms
mmsproxy :68.28.31.7 6
mmsport : 80
MCC : 310
MNC : 120
Authentication Type : < Not Set >
APN type : default,supl,mms  ( or) internet + mms ( for Samsung Galaxy)
Bearer:uspecified
MVNO type: None



Sprint APN Settings for iPhone 4S, 5C, 6 /iPad

Go to Settings-> General Settings-> Network->Turn ON Cellular Data-> Cellular Network -> APN and enter the following Details
Sprint APN Settings for iPhone 4S, 5C, 6 /iPad

Mobile Data:
APN:  cinet.spcs
Username: Blank
Password: Blank
MMS:
APN:  cinet.spcs
Username: blank
Password: blank
MMSC:  http://mms.sprintpcs.com/servlets/mms
MMS Proxy: 68.28.31.7 6:80
MMS Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: Leave blank




Sprint APN Settings for Blackberry

From  main screen -> Select Options -> Advanced System Settings -> TCP IP ,enable APN and enter the following.
APN:  cinet.spcs
Username: Blank
Password: Blank

Straight Talk TMobile, AT&T APN Settings for Android iPhone Samsung Galaxy

Straight Talk APN Settings for Android / Samsung Galaxy / HTC/ Nexus/ Motorola MotoG/ iPhone /iPad / Byop


Straight Talk AT&T APN Settings for Android / Samsung Galaxy S4/ HTC / Nexus:

Go to Settings ->More…->Mobile networks ->Access Point Names -> add (+)New APN

Name : Straight Talk
APN : tfdata
Proxy : < Not Set >
Port : < Not Set >
Username : < Not Set >
Password : < Not Set >
Server : < Not Set >
mmsc : http://mms-tf.net
mmsproxy : mms3.tracfone.com
mmsport : 80
MCC : 310
MNC : 410
Authentication Type : < Not Set >
APN type : default,supl,mms  ( or) Internet, mms
Bearer:uspecified
MVNO type: None

Straight Talk AT&T APN Settings for iPhone 4s, 5,6 / iPad

Go to Settings-> General Settings-> Network->Turn ON Cellular Data-> Cellular Network -> APN and enter the following Details
Straight Talk AT&T APN Settings for iPhone 4s, 5,6  iPad

Mobile Data:
APN: tfdata
Username: Blank
Password: Blank
MMS:
APN: tfdata
Username: blank
Password: blank
MMSC: http://mms.tracfone.com
MMS Proxy: mms3.tracfone.com:80
MMS Message Size: 524288
MMS UA Prof URL: Leave blank





Straight Talk T-Mobile APN Settings for Android (lollipop) Smart Phones

Name : Straight Talk
APN : wap.tracfone
Proxy : < Not Set >
Port : 8080
Username : < Not Set >
Password : < Not Set >
Server : < Not Set >
mmsc : http://mms.tracfone.com
mmsproxy : 216.155.165.40
mmsport : 8080
MCC : 310
MNC : 100
Authentication Type : Blank
APN type : default,supl,mms  ( or) Internet, mms
Bearer:uspecified
MVNO type: None

Straight Talk T-Mobile APN Settings For  iPhone 5, 6

Mobile Data:
APN: wap.tracfone
Username: Blank
Password: Blank
MMS:
APN: wap.tracfone
Username: blank
Password:  blank
MMSC:  http://mms.tracfone.com
MMS Proxy: 216.155.165.40:8080
MMS Message Size: 524288
MMS UA Prof URL:Leave  blank

Brightspot APN Settings for Android iPhone Samsung Galaxy HTC

Brightspot Mobile APN and MMS Settings for Android iPhone Samsung Galaxy HTC


Brightspot Internet APN Settings for Android Smart Phones / HTC/ Google Nexus/ Samsung Galaxy

From the Main Menu Tap  Settings -> (more settings)
Mobile Network ->Access Point Names -> Add new APN and enter the following details

Name: brightspot (or T-Mobile)
APN: multibrand
Proxy: < Leave blank >
Port: < Leave blank >
Username: < Leave blank >
Password: < Leave blank >
Server: < Leave blank >
MMSC: http://brtspt.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
MMS proxy: < Leave blank >
MMS port: < Leave blank >
MMS protocol: WAP 2.0 (Most phones do not have this field)
MCC: 310
MNC: 260
Authentication type: < Leave blank >
APN type: default,supl,mms
(For Samsung Galaxy and some other phones select-  Internet + MMS.)
APN protocol: Ipv4
Enable/disable APN: APN Enabled
Bearer: Unspecified

Save the Settings and restart the mobile.

Brightspot APN Settings for iPhone 6 4s/5 and iPad:

From main menu, tap Settings -> General -> Network (Or Cellular)->  Cellular Data Network and enter the following details
Brightspot APN Settings for iPhone


Cellular Data:
APN: multibrand
Username: leave blank
Password: leave blank
MMS:
APN: multibrand
Username: leave blank
Password: leave blank
MMSC: http://brtspt.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
MMS Proxy: 216.155.165.50:8080 (Leave blank for 4S)
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576 (Leave blank for 4S)
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf