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Manual roaming? Yeah right..
I'd gladly punch my CC number into the prompt..if there was one.
The little guys...
It is a NO Roaming plan, because the PRL tells your phone NOT TO SEE towers that you will be charged extra to use.
Thoughts . . . ?
Carriers are not supposed to be allowed to force your phone not to "see" other systems, when their's is not available... and that is exactly what Verizon is doing...
It seems t...