Verizon's Preferred Roaming List is the software that handles the roaming process for your phone.
Verizon tells its customers that there are several benefits to regular *228 updates.
228 procedure updates the "Preferred Roaming List" that Verizon uses as part of its system.
The company offers additional details on what the Preferred Roaming List is and why it should be updated, to customers who want more information.228 from your Verizon Wireless phone to perform the recommended update.
Your phone's roaming capability is the "hand off" process between different wireless service areas.
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