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Set up your APN ( for data only plans )

You should not do this if you have a Pay as You Go plan.

Steps for setting APN on iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, IPhone 11, IPhone 11Pro with iOS 12.1 or later:

Watch the video or follow the steps below:

1: Open Settings

2: Select “Mobile Data” ( “Cellular” if you have a USA iPhone )

3: Ensure that “Data Roaming” is set to ON

4: Select the installed eSIM.net plan

5: Select “Mobile Data Network” ( “Cellular Data Network” if you have a USA iPhone )

6: Check your plan to see what the APN should be set to.”globaldata” is the required APN for most plans

7: Enter the APN e.g. as “globaldata” ( without the ” quotation marks). Leave Username and Password blank

8: If you intend to use a Personal Hotspot ( tethering ) then also set the Personal Hotspot APN to the same values

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