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BlackBerry Torch 9860

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Choosing a network for my mobile phone

You can set your mobile phone to find a network automatically or you can choose a network manually by following these easy instructions. Please note: if you select a network manually, the network connection will be lost if you're out of range of the selected network.


List view

1. Find "Mobile Network"

Tap the Menu key twice.
Tap Options.
Tap Networks and Connections.
Tap Mobile Network.

2. Choose option

Choose one of the following options:
Select network manually, go to 2a.
Select network automatically, go to 2b.
BlackBerry Torch 9860

3. 2a - Select network manually

Tap Network Selection Mode.
If you're out of range of the selected network, your mobile phone won't work.
Tap Manual.
If you're out of range of the selected network, your mobile phone won't work.
If manual network selection is turned on:
Tap Scan for Available Networks.
If you're out of range of the selected network, your mobile phone won't work.
Your mobile phone now searches for networks within range and after a few seconds, a list of networks is displayed.
Tap the required network.
Your display will tell you if you've access to the network you've chosen.
If you're out of range of the selected network, your mobile phone won't work.

4. 2b - Select network automatically

Tap Network Selection Mode.
Tap Automatic.

5. Exit

Tap Disconnect.
Tap the Return key to return to standby mode.
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