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3A. Sprint Service: The Basics 105
Checking for Voicemail Messages While
When you are roaming off the Nationwide Sprint
Network, you may not receive on-phone notification of
new voicemail messages. Callers can still leave
messages, but you will need to periodically check your
voicemail for new messages if you are in a roaming
service area for an extended period of time.
1. Dial 1 + area code + your phone number.
2. When you hear your voicemail greeting, press
3. Enter your passcode at the prompt and follow the
When you return to the Nationwide Sprint Network,
voicemail notification will resume as normal.
Setting Roam Mode
Your phone allows you to control your roaming
capabilities. By using the Roaming menu option, you
can determine which signals your phone accepts.
Choose from two different settings on your dual-band
phone to control your roaming experience.
1. Touch > Main Menu > (slide the screen up) >
Settings > Roaming > Set Mode.
2. Touch an option.
Ⅲ Automatic to seek service on the Nationwide
Sprint Network. When Sprint service is
unavailable, the phone searches for an alternate
Ⅲ Sprint Only to access only the Nationwide Sprint
Network and prevent roaming on other networks.
Note: If you’re on a call when you leave the Nationwide Sprint
Network, your call is dropped. If your call is dropped in
an area where you think Sprint service is available, turn
your phone off and on again to reconnect to the