NTC or Nepal telecom is one of the state-owned telecommunication service providers in Nepal, with 91.49% of the government share. It is easy to activate internet in NTC and NCELL. It has its central office at Bhadrakali Plaza, Kathmandu. It has branches, exchanges and other offices in 184 locations within the country. It is one of the service-oriented companies in Nepal.

On the other hand, Ncell is a privately owned mobile network in Nepal. It is the first private company to operate a GSM service in Nepal. It was first called Mero Mobile, and now it is Re-branded as Ncell. It is the largest ISP in Nepal, with a subscriber base of over 3 million users and is owned 80% by Axiata Group Berhad. It has been developed with different new technologies and thoughts, which attract more people leaving behind other telecommunication networks. It provides different offers or provides different services at a cheap cost. It remains you stay connected on the network.

The Internet has become one of the requisites of every people in the present time. Many of us spend an extended period each day using the internet on mobiles, scrolling down the pages of Facebook, watching music and videos, searching information in Google, sending messages, uploading pictures, etc. Thus the internet is vital to people’s lives in this era of technology. You need to activate the Internet to access data on your mobile phone.

We require the internet everywhere we go. If our phone is with us, we spend no time opening the mobile data and getting connected to the net. With a little spare time, we are looking at the screen of our cells. Though interaction in real life seems to be reduced due to this, people’s demand for the Internet has been increasing daily.

Nepal Telecom and Ncell offer high-speed internet service with 4G and 5G services. Activating the internet in NCELL and NTC sim card is easy, and you can do it by sending a short message.

How to activate mobile data in Nepal

Here, we will show you how to activate mobile data net and how to activate internet in your mobile through NTC and Ncell SIM cards.

NTC data pack is useful when you are trying to browse the internet. Similarly, this article will discuss the best ways to activate 4g in NTC (Nepal Telecom).

how to activate internet in ntc ncell
how to activate internet in ntc ncell

Mobile Internet settings to activate Internet in NTC sim cards

NTC has also realised the importance of mobile data net for customers. So, the configuration settings are provided as soon as you switch on your mobile after putting your SIM in it. GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) Settings must be installed, the data network should be turned on, and you can surf the internet then. NTC has introduced 4G internet as well. This is How To Activate NTC 4G LTE on your mobile device.

However, if it does not happen, you can opt for another SMS process. You have to send an SMS to NTC to request the settings for your handset. Type VGPRS and send it to 1400, or Type GPRS and send it to 1404. You will be forwarded the GPRS configuration settings. Save it on your mobile. Restart your device. Connect to the data net, and you will be able to surf the net. The keyword might sometimes be unique to your handset. It is GPRS for Nokia, LG, Motorola and Indian handsets, SaGPRS for Samsung, SeGPRS for Sony Ericsson, and ChGPRS for Chinese Handsets.

You must manually enter the GPRS configuration settings if you cannot connect to the net. Go to Access Point Name (APN) through the Settings option on your mobile. Then you have to enter the parameters for GPRS, which are manual.

activate internet in ntc mobile phone
activate internet in ntc mobile phone

Enter these parameters in the respective fields, save them and then you are connected to the internet through NTC in your mobile handset.

Mobile Internet settings to activate Internet in NCELL sim cards

Mobile internet is already activated in all the SIM cards of Ncell. As soon as you put your SIM in your mobile and switch it on, you will get a message saying: You have received the configuration settings for your mobile. You have to install it, and then you are connected to the net. You can have lots of Ncell Offers if you are using the internet through the NCELL network on your mobile device.

However, if this does not happen, you have other alternatives. You can use any of the following methods:

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Activate internet in ncell mobile phone
  • Type A and SMS it to 900224
  • Dial 900 and follow the instructions.
  • Dial *100# and follow the instructions.

To activate internet in mobile sets for Ncell network, type ALL and send it to 9595. You will receive the settings, save it, and be ready to surf the net.

If this does not work for you, you must manually enter the configuration parameters. Go to APN through the Settings option on your mobile and type the following parameters:

Save it, and then you are connected to the net.

How to activate Internet in NCELL?

For NCELL, go to your setting menu on your mobile, move to the internet or mobile data or cellular or web setting and then tap on mobile networks. After then, move to the access point Name (APN), and add a new access point in that section. In the name section, type Ncell and in the APN section, type Web and save those settings.

After the save is done then, activate the entire setting, and when the setting is overturned on a data connection, check whether the internet is activated or not. There is also an alternative method to activate internet, i.e. Type A in the message box and send the SMS to 900224, or you can Dial 900 on your phone and follow the instructions. Also, you can  Dial *100# on your phone and follow the instructions.

Internet is One of the unique services not only in Nepal but worldwide as it has become one of the necessities of the people.

NCELL 4G is super fast. You can use NCELL 4G to surf webpages quicker, download stuff and much more. NCELL has come up to 3.6Mbps internet service. NCELL is the largest private telecommunication company in Nepal. NCELL has provided video call service for customers.

How to activate 4G in Ncell?

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Type A and send to 900224.

This syntax will let you have Ncell GPRS on your mobile phone. Typing All and sending it to 9595 will help you with receiving setting for your mobile phone. This is how you do Ncell 4g activation.

How to take data in Ncell?

Dial *17123# to take data in Ncell.

How to check data in Ncell?

Send an SMS to 17123 by typing S on the message field to know the remaining data volume in Ncell.

How to activate Internet in NTC?

Internet nowadays has become one of the essential services for people. It has become one of the easiest ways to research our needs. It’s been like nothing is possible without the internet nowadays; no people can sit without using the internet. Considering those things, NTC and NCELL also provide internet service to their users. There are different procedures to activate the internet in your Usim. Some of them are as follows:

For NTC Now, there is No need to go to the NTC office to activate GPRS service on your NTC SIM.

  • To active GPRS in NTC: Type “VGPRS” in the SMS box and send it to 1415.
  • To activate 3G in NTC: Type 3G in the SMS box and send it to 1415.
  • To activate 4G in NTC: Dial *444# and press 1.

These new settings are very easy and hassle-free, and one doesn’t have to care about APN for setting up the internet to use data. One can put any random APN in the mobile internet setting of the mobile handset to use mobile data on an NT sim card (prepaid or postpaid). Previously one had to put ‘ntnet’ as APN to use internet data, but not this method has been upgraded. Now there is no compulsion to set “ntnet” as APN.

You can put any letters you wish, save them, and set them as default. If you already have an APN on your smartphone, you don’t have to create another APN profile. Any APN profile will work fine to use NT Data.

Activate internet in Nepal Telecom sim card.

You can activate the internet (3G/4G/GPRS) on NTC prepaid sim cards and NTC postpaid sim cards. If your mobile phone supports 3G, ask Telecom to provide 3G enabled sim card. For GPRS it is straightforward to activate the GPRS service. You can do it by sending a short text message as well. Type VGPRS and send it to 1400 to activate GPRS on your mobile phone.

If you are a postpaid user, type 3G and send it to 1400 to activate 3G on your mobile phone. 3G offers high-speed internet service on your mobile phone with good download speed.

If you are still confused about activating the internet in Nepal telecom sim card, let us know through the comment section, and we will try to provide solutions.

Nepal Telecom 4G service provides high-speed Internet service to its customers. NTC 4G is available in 77 districts of Nepal. It provides 20-50Mbps speed. Nepal Telecom guarantees its speed and claims video streaming without any interruption. It also insists on providing fast internet browsing.

How to activate 4G in NTC?

Activating NTC 4G service is not a complicated process. The important thing is you need a device that supports 4G. The most exciting fact is that activating 4G is free, and data charges are the same as 3G.  You must dial *444# to activate 4G in Nepal Telecom.

If you have an older sim card, you may need to change it to a 4G-enabled sim card. In case if you need NTC 4G activation sim card, you can visit Nepal Telecom office at Hattigauda, Gongabu, Chhauni, Babarmahal, Chabahil, Sundhara, Jawalakhel, Sajha Bhawan, Thimi and Bhaktapur in Kathmandu Valley and Mahendrapul in Pokhara to get NT’s 4G/LTE compatible SIM.

You need to dial *444# for activating 4G in Nepal Telecom

NTC 4G is available for both prepaid and postpaid subscribers.

How to activate 5G in NTC?

NTC is on 5G trial in different places of Nepal like Kathmandu, Birgunj, Pokhara, Nepalgunj, Biratnagar and other cities. Until it is commercially available, you can’t activate 5G on NTC.

NTC 4G Internet package

For subscription, dial *1415#

  • 4G Offer 2GB + 2GB Bonus Data on Rs. 100 with 7 Days Validity
  • 4G Offer 3 GB+3 GB Bonus Data on Rs. 290 with 28 Days Validity
  • 4G Offer 150 MB+150 MB Bonus Data on Rs. 15 with 1 Day Validity
  • 4G Offer 512 MB + 512 MB Bonus Data on Rs. 30 with 1 Day Validity

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