TalkTalk Help

Setting up internet browsing and picture messaging

Shortly after inserting your SIM you'll receive a text message (SMS) from us advising that your new settings are on the way, followed by another message containing the link to download them.


If you do not receive a text message within a couple of minutes please text the word "TALK" to 40127 and we'll resend them to you.

For instructions on checking your settings or manually entering them into your mobile, please select from the below options:

If you are not sure what operating system you phone is, please see our Mobile operating system guide.


Android Settings

Windows Settings

BlackBerry Settings

Auto Settings
All other phones
Other phones

On some handsets, settings will be received as a 'Network Configuration Message' and not as an SMS, so keep an eye out for this! For example, on Android these may appear in the 'drop / pull down Notifications' section.

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