Set Your Network Options
networks > Network mode.
2. Select LTE/CDMA or CDMA. The phone will scan for the best available Sprint network
and will automatically connect to it.
When your phone is connected to the Sprint Spark enhanced LTE network, the
Spark icon appears in the status bar.
Note: The Sprint Spark network is self-discoverable, which means no additional steps are
required for your phone to connect to it.
Depending on which icons appear within the Notifications area, your services and features will
change. The following table indicates what functions and features are available when
combinations of these service icons appear:
3G Coverage: The phone is connected to the Sprint 3G network. The icon spins
when your phone is scanning and connecting.
Sprint Spark LTE Coverage: The phone is connected to the Sprint Spark enhanced
LTE network. The icon spins when your phone is scanning and connecting.
Virtual Private Networks (VPN)
From your phone, you can add, set up, and manage virtual private networks (VPNs) that allow
you to connect and access resources inside a secured local network, such as your corporate
Prepare Your Phone for VPN Connection
Depending on the type of VPN, you may be required to enter your login credentials or install
security certificates before you can connect to your company's local network. You can get this
information from your network administrator.
To connect to a VPN, you must have Mobile data enabled, or your phone must be connected to
a Wi-Fi network. For information about setting up and using these connections on your phone,
Set a Screen Lock
Before setting up a VPN, you must set a screen lock to prevent access to your phone by
unauthorized users. PIN or password screen locks provide sufficient security to set up trusted
Web and Data
> Settings > Connections > More networks > Mobile
Turn Wi-Fi On and Connect to a Wireless