How to Activate Maxis MMS and 3G Service

Learn how to activate Maxis MMS and 3G service in a very easy step-by-step below.

Activate Maxis MMS and 3G Service


Maxis is one of the most popular cellular network in Malaysia after Celcom. Maxis has also provides MMS and mobile internet service like others.


MMS is stands for Multimedia Messaging Service, it is a standard way to send messages that include multimedia content to and from a mobile phones.

How to activate Maxis MMS and 3G service:

STEP 1: Unlock your phone.

STEP 2: Press *133#

STEP 3: You are done.

After above steps, you need to get your phone setting to make it work properly. Follow below steps to get it done.

How to get phones setting:

STEP 1: Go to

STEP 2: Click at “GET PHONE SETTING” button. It will pop-up a new page.

STEP 3: Key in your phone number. Click “Next” and follow the instructions given.

STEP 4: You are done.

If you have any inquiries, you can call Maxis centre for help.

Maxis customer service phone numbers:

  • Maxis Customers: Dial 123
  • 24/7 Hotline: 1800 82 1123
  • International Calls: (6)03 7492 2123

If above method doesn’t work, click below link to the latest post of how you can activate Maxis MMS and use internet functions.

UPDATE: How to Access Maxis MMS and Internet Functions

  • bulla

    it keeps saying “this service is no longer available” i just buy the simcard justnow. what to do?

    • Barzrul

      Hi bulla, it looks like Maxis has changes their method on how to activate MMS and Internet setting. Will update the post ASAP. Thanks for the comment.

    • Barzrul

      Hi bulla, I just posted a new article regarding how to activate Maxis MMS and how to get phone setting to use internet functions. Follow below link: