4S Network Issues

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by uk102, Mar 6, 2012.

  1. uk102 macrumors newbie

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    Jan 20, 2012
    #1
    I have been having an issue with my earlier 4S and even with the replacement given to me.

    Whenever I get back into an area with decent coverage it will still show as 'No Service'. Only when I try and dial 'a/any' number, the network will come back!

    Any ideas?
     
  2. mrquin27 macrumors newbie

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    Mar 5, 2012
    #2
    I have the same deal time to time. I just put airplane mode on and off :/
     
  3. parseckadet macrumors 6502a

    parseckadet

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    Dec 13, 2010
    Location:
    Denver, CO
    #3
    How long are you waiting after you reenter a coverage area? Once the phone (any cell phone) determines that there is no network available it will only search for one periodically. This is done to preserve battery life, since a phone which is actively searching for a network drains power MUCH faster than one with an active connection.
     

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