BlackBerry 8520 Curve

BlackBerry 8520 Curve

Choose network - BlackBerry 8520 Curve

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When you turn on the phone, it automatically selects a network within range. In certain circumstances, it might be useful to select a network manually, for example when you are abroad where different networks are available (depending on which operators your operator has roaming agreements with). Follow these instructions to choose network.

Step 1 of 12

Find "Mobile Network"

Press the Menu key.

Step 2 of 12

Find "Mobile Network"

Scroll to Options and press the Navigation key.

Step 3 of 12

Find "Mobile Network"

Scroll to Mobile Network and press the Navigation key.

BlackBerry 8520 Curve
Step 4 of 12

Choose option

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

Step 5 of 12

2a - Select network manually

Highlight the drop down list next to Network Selection Mode and press the Navigation key.

When you activate manual network selection, this setting is activated until you reactivate automatic network selection. If you are out of range of the selected network, the phone will not work.
Step 6 of 12

2a - Select network manually

Scroll to Manual and press the Navigation key.

When you activate manual network selection, this setting is activated until you reactivate automatic network selection. If you are out of range of the selected network, the phone will not work.
Step 7 of 12

2a - Select network manually

If manual network selection is activated:
Scroll to Scan for Available Networks and press the Navigation key.

When you activate manual network selection, this setting is activated until you reactivate automatic network selection. If you are out of range of the selected network, the phone will not work.
Step 8 of 12

2a - Select network manually

The phone now searches for networks within range and after a few seconds, a list of networks is displayed.
Highlight the required network and press the Navigation key.

When you activate manual network selection, this setting is activated until you reactivate automatic network selection. If you are out of range of the selected network, the phone will not work.
Step 9 of 12

2a - Select network manually

Scroll to Select Network and press the Navigation key.
After a moment the display shows whether you have access to the selected network. If the display shows that you do not have access to the selected network, it is because Vodafone does not have a roaming agreement with the network operator.

When you activate manual network selection, this setting is activated until you reactivate automatic network selection. If you are out of range of the selected network, the phone will not work.
Step 10 of 12

2b - Select network automatically

Highlight the drop down list next to Network Selection Mode and press the Navigation key.

Step 11 of 12

2b - Select network automatically

Scroll to Automatic and press the Navigation key.

Step 12 of 12

Exit

Press Disconnect to return to standby mode.

Find "Mobile Network"

Press the Menu key.
Scroll to Options and press the Navigation key.
Scroll to Mobile Network and press the Navigation key.

Choose option

Choose one of the following options:
Select network manually, go to 2a.
Select network automatically, go to 2b.
BlackBerry 8520 Curve

2a - Select network manually

Highlight the drop down list next to Network Selection Mode and press the Navigation key.
When you activate manual network selection, this setting is activated until you reactivate automatic network selection. If you are out of range of the selected network, the phone will not work.
Scroll to Manual and press the Navigation key.
When you activate manual network selection, this setting is activated until you reactivate automatic network selection. If you are out of range of the selected network, the phone will not work.
If manual network selection is activated:
Scroll to Scan for Available Networks and press the Navigation key.
When you activate manual network selection, this setting is activated until you reactivate automatic network selection. If you are out of range of the selected network, the phone will not work.
The phone now searches for networks within range and after a few seconds, a list of networks is displayed.
Highlight the required network and press the Navigation key.
When you activate manual network selection, this setting is activated until you reactivate automatic network selection. If you are out of range of the selected network, the phone will not work.
Scroll to Select Network and press the Navigation key.
After a moment the display shows whether you have access to the selected network. If the display shows that you do not have access to the selected network, it is because Vodafone does not have a roaming agreement with the network operator.
When you activate manual network selection, this setting is activated until you reactivate automatic network selection. If you are out of range of the selected network, the phone will not work.

2b - Select network automatically

Highlight the drop down list next to Network Selection Mode and press the Navigation key.
Scroll to Automatic and press the Navigation key.

Exit

Press Disconnect to return to standby mode.
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