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Old 06-27-2006, 09:13 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I used gsmphonesource to unlock my phone. Great fast service!

I know that unlocking the phone allows me to drop Cingular and go to T-Mobile and keep the same phone. I also know that it allows me to go overseas and make phone calls.

But now that it's unlocked and rebooted I expected to see multiple options under 'Network'. I know that both Cingular and T-Mobile are in my area. I thought I would be able to select which network I wanted to connect to.
Isn't that what you have to do when overseas? Select the 02 network?

Thanks in advance for filling in the blanks.

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That all depends on your current carriers roaming agreements...domestic & international.
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On you "home network" (T-Mobile) you can not select the network. When you roam internationally, you can select the network (Home network is not available).
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On you "home network" (T-Mobile) you can not select the network. When you roam internationally, you can select the network (Home network is not available).
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