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setting up personal hotspot on iPhone 5c

Can anyone help me to get this up and running? The set up directs me to o2.co.uk/iphonehelp/modem but this takes you just too2 help

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Re: setting up personal hotspot on iPhone 5c

you are on an iphone pay monthly tariff? if not you will never get it to work

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Re: setting up personal hotspot on iPhone 5c

yes pay monthly - 

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Re: setting up personal hotspot on iPhone 5c

Good start Smiley Happy
Is your apn set to "iData" ?
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Re: setting up personal hotspot on iPhone 5c

Have you got an iphone data bolt on shown in my O2
Anonymous
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Re: setting up personal hotspot on iPhone 5c

there are three APN settings
cellular data set to mobile.o2.co.uk
visual voicemail set to idata
mms set to idata
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Re: setting up personal hotspot on iPhone 5c

Change the top one to iData too (password is vertigo).
I have no affiliation whatsoever with O2 or any subsidiary companies. Comments posted are entirely of my own opinion. This is not Customer Service so we are unable to help with account specific issues.

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OnePlus 6 (O2 & Sfr), Z3 Tablet (Three UK), iPhone 8+ (EE)
Anonymous
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Re: setting up personal hotspot on iPhone 5c

i had that with my previous iPhone 5 so should have, as this was an insurance replacement
Anonymous
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Re: setting up personal hotspot on iPhone 5c

Is it working now with the changed apn?
Anonymous
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Re: setting up personal hotspot on iPhone 5c

i have done that - what next please?