When you travel outside your home network's coverage area,
your phone can use roaming to acquire service on other
compatible digital networks. When roaming, the
Roaming icon displays in the Status Bar.
Tip: You can set your phone's roaming behavior. For more
information, see "Mobile Networks" on page 160.
During roaming, some services may not be available.
Depending on your coverage area and service plan, extra
charges may apply when making or receiving calls,
connecting to the Internet, or using data services. Contact
Verizon Wireless for more information about your coverage
area and service plan.
Securing Your Phone
Use your phone's screen lock features to secure your phone.
To set a personal screen lock, use the Lock screen settings.
For more information, see "Lock Screen" on page 164.
For other settings related to securing your phone, see
"Security" on page 192.
Locking the Phone
By default, the phone locks automatically when the
screen times out.
– or –
Tip: When the phone is locked, the Emergency call feature is
available on the lock screen—allowing you to make
emergency calls even while the phone is locked.
Unlocking the Phone
Unlock the phone using one of the default unlock screens, or
use a Screen lock options for increased security.
drag your finger across the screen.
Tip: Special notification icons display for missed calls or new
messages. Drag a missed call or message icon to view
the message or call log.
Power/Lock Key, then touch and