Setup Internet On Your Mobile/Tablet

We normally have your Internet, MMS, GPRS and WAP enabled on compatible devices, so that you don't need to manually configure your device.

However if you'd like to confirm or correct these settings, try out the solutions & links below.


Got a recent smartphone/tablet?

Insert your Optus SIM then configure Email, Internet, WAP, GPRS, etc. by connecting and synchronising you handset with it's companion desktop software. eg. iTunes, BlackBerry Service Books, Kies etc.

To add email accounts or check your internet settings visit Mobile / Tablet Help for animated step-by-step instructions.


Setup via the internet

Our Device Manuals can provide you with animated, personalised settings and instructions specific to your handset. It can also help you setup WAP, GPRS, MMS, Email and/or Internet on your mobile phone, tablet or modem

Setup via your handset

Excludes smartphones and tablets (eg. iPhone/iPad etc.)

  • Text the word SET to 738 from your mobile phone
  • You’ll receive data settings via SMS that you'll need to save or activate to your device
  • Switch your device off and on to activate WAP, MMS, GPRS or Internet settings