mip 67 error code is a random network error experienced by Sprint Andriod users. The error occurs while connecting to the internet using cellular data or mobile data. But, what is MIP 67? How does MIP 67 work and how to fix the MIP 67 Error Code on Android? Know here;
What is MIP?
Before we jump to the solution it’s important to know a bit about MIP 67, its function, and usages in Android phones from LG, Sprint and Boost.
The exact definition of the term MIP is Mobile Internet Protocol. The basic function of the protocol is to connect the Android phone to the internet using mobile data.
Users have reported facing a pop-up on their mobile with ‘dismiss’ button containing the message “MIP 67“
What is the function of MIP on Android?
The MIP on Android helps deice to connect to the internet using mobile data. Some anomaly or cache error may cause the software to behave abnormal and every time an internet connection is initiated an error message called ‘MIP 67 error’ is displayed.
This error keeps the mobile from accessing the internet using mobile data.
What is MIP 67 error?
There are other error codes like MIP:104 and MIP 003 which have the same significance and cause the internet access error on your Android mobile.
What causes MIP 67 error?
The basic reason for the MIP 67 error on mobile is caused by an authentication failure on CDMA network if the AirCard is not provisioned properly by the internet service provider or cellular operator.
Hence every time the mobile tries to access the internet a MIP error is popped-up followed by an error code 67.
Note: Aircard is a hardware component on CDMA mobiles that is used to connect to the internet and network wirelessly.
How to Fix Mip 67 Error?
Here are some sort of methods you can use to resolve the Mip 67 Error on your phone.
To keep it simple we have discussed all the possible methods to fix the error and reestablish the internet connection on mobiles.
1. Change the Network mode and see if the error is gone.
Switching the network mode from LTE/CDMA can resolve the issue primarily, here is how to do it
- Go to the Network tab under settings
- Navigate to more>Mobile Networks
- Here select the Network mode and change it from CDMA to LTE
After that, do the following steps to update the service: Settings> General tab> System Updates> Update Profile. Then, test the service to check if you are able to connect to the internet.
This can also happen accidentally when you choose the wrong network mode on your mobile.
Switching the network mode from LTE to CDMA and vice-versa can help you to resolve the MIP 67 error.
2. Restart the device to fix the problem
A quick restart can also help you to troubleshoot the error MIP 67 on the device. Restarting can almost fix all the technical network glitches and errors and let the network reset itself.
3. Change Network APN settings
As we know by now, the MIP 67 error is related to the network connection. Changing and updating the APN(Access Point Name) to recent settings can also help you to resolve the MIP 67 error from popping up every now or then and connect your device to the internet.
The best option to update the APN is by calling your carrier service provider and update the APN.
In most cases, the service provider will send a new APN in form of SMS.
Once you have received the latest APN, all you need is to open the message and save the APN setting.
Default T-Mobile APN
- APN: fast.t-mobile.com.
- Proxy: Not set.
- Port: Not set.
- Username: Not set.
- Password: Not set.
- Server: *
- MMS proxy: Not set.
- MMS port: Not set.
- MCC: 310
- MNC: 260
- Authentication type: Not set
- APN type: default,supl,hipri,fota,mms
- APN protocol: IPv6
- APN roaming protocol: IPv4
- APN enable/disable: Enabled
- MVNO type: None
- MVNO value: Not set
Restart the device and see if the problem is resolved.
4. System Update
An outdated system update can also be a reason for the MIP 67 error. IF you have lots of pending updates on your mobile, it is suggested to updates your system.
Updating not only provides you safety from malware, but it can also help you to resolve the network issues like MIP 76 and MIP 104 errors.
You can simply navigate to Settings>System>System Updates and download updates to check if there are any new updates available.
5. Check essential and Update PRL
- Reverting back to stock can also help you to solve error 67 if you have recently upgraded your device to a custom ROM or kernel.
- Poor network coverage can also cause your phone to show MIP 67 error. Make sure there is proper network coverage in your area. Also, verify with the carrier provider for the issue.
- Make sure that the ESN and SIM number on your mobile is compatible. A mismatching ESN can be a reason for network error and keep your device from connecting to the internet.
- Update PRL: go to Menu>settings>Update PRL and update the PRL. Restart the device and see if you are still getting the same MIP 67 error.
6. Change MSID
A wrong MSID configuration can also keep your device from connecting to the internet and cause the MIP error. Replace the original MSID with the last MSID can resolve the issue as well.
You can ask your carrier provider for MSID for your device. You can also follow the steps here to retrieve a new MSID.
To change MSID
- Contact the service provider and ask for MSID.
- Type ##847446# on the dialer of your mobile.
- Tap call and and navigate to cell phone>OK>MSID
- Input the new MSID provided by the service provider and tap done.
- Once complete, reboot the device and try connecting to the internet.
7. Use Wifi Network
This is not the solution to MIP error on your device. But, still, you can cause your home wifi or a mobile hotspot to use the internet on your device. See, if the MIP error 67 is still there.
8. Factory Reset
This is the final step you should take in an attempt to resolve the network issue caused by MIP error on your device. As factory reset will delete all your data from the device, it is suggested to take a full backup.
MIP 67 Error-FAQ
How do I get rid of MIP 67?
You can try all the methods explained in the article above to resolve the MIP 67 error.
How do I fix my sprint MIP 67?
Change network node from CDMA/LTE, update APN, Update the MSID, and Update the system software to resolve the issue.
What is MIP 104?
MIP 104 error is quite identical to MIP 67 error. It’s basically a dropout from the mobile data service.
How do I update my Sprint PRL Android?
You can follow the steps here to update the PRL on sprint Android.
MIP error 67 or MIP error 104 is the popup error you get when your device is unable to connect to the internet using mobile data. Improper APN settings, network uses, outdated system software, and invalid MSID are the major reasons behind the error. Following are some methods you can use to diagnose and fi the MIP 67 error on your device. Don’t forget to check our TROUBLESHOOT section for other useful error fix guides for Android.