In the event that your Samsung ACE smartphone is set to GSM and doesnt automatically select a network that supports data access (email and browser), you will need to do the following:
Ensure that your smartphone is set to Manual selection in the Intl GSM menu:
Go to International Usage
Your smartphone should be set to Intl GSM
If so, select Phone Settings
Go to Networks
Confirm that Network Selection is set to Manual
If selection is set to Manual, continue with the following steps:
Go to Find a Network and press OK
Your smartphone will search for all available networks in the area. Select individual networks one by one until you are able to log on to one that allows data (GPRS) usage. Data connectivity can be confirmed by locating the G icon on the status bar. networks that support data.
How to make calls
Making calls from another country:
To make local calls or to place a call within a country, follow the local dialing method.
To make international calls, you need to use the international dialing code used in that country.
Caribbean, use the same method that you would to place a long distance call in Canada. most of the
In GSM, you dont need to know the international dialing code. You can replace it with the + symbol.
To get the + symbol, press and hold the [0+] key until the + symbol appears.
In CDMA, the international dialing codes are:
Hong Kong, South Korea, Thailand
Other CDMA countries
Type of call
Local calls (area code+number)
Miami to Miami:
305 XXX XXXX
Long distance calls, including calls back to Canada (1+area code+number)
Bermuda to Toronto:
1 416 XXX XXXX
International calls (Intl dialing code+country code+city/area