How to disable IPv6 on Android ?

Posted on April 22, 2021 @ 6:05 pm

There are instances where you cannot browse the internet if you have IPv6 enabled. To disable IPV6 on Android just follow the tutorial below. In order to disable IPv6, you will need to change the Mobile APN settings on your Android device to use IPv4 only.
  1. Open your Android Settings -> Connections / Wireless & networks / Network & internet this one depends on your Phone's firmnware.
  2. Open Mobile networks -> Access Point Names. On some devices you may need to tap an "Advanced" menu to show the APNs.

  3. Select your mobile operator then scroll down to APN protocol and select IPv4.

  4. And that's it, your device should be using IPv4 only now.