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sony ericsson w580i - help with image messages

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i have an unlocked sony ericsson w580i that had the rogers settings and i don't know how to set it up for fido in order to be able to send and receive image messages.

if anyone can help, i appreciate it

thank you!



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Former Moderator
Former Moderator

Hello iulia_pastina,


You can find the answer to your question in the following thread:


I hope this helps!

Hey everyone!


Although this thread is quite old, I'd like to add a little update since I came across it  


Please refer to your user guide to add the information:


How to configure an Android device

Android is available on many devices and different versions exist in the market. Some of the names and information or settings below may vary depending on the device you have. This guide was made to provide instructions on as many devices and versions of the Android OS as possible starting from Android version 2.0.

  • Tap on Settings > Wireless & Networks > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names;
  • Once on the APN screen, press the Options button on the device;
  • Tap on New APN
  • Enter a name into the APN Name field.
  • Please insert the following APN settings:

    APN Settings:

    • APN: Fido-core-appl1.apn
    • If you have a LTE device, use the following setting: LTEMOBILE.APN

    MMS (Picture & Video Messaging Settings):

  • Leave the following fields blank: Proxy, Port, User Name, Password, Server
  • Press the Options button on your device, tap on Save in order to save the APN settings.
  • Restart the phone and try browsing the Internet.

NOTE: The created APN will show up on the APNs screen. To activate the APN, tap on the radio button located in front of APN.



Hope this helps !