Apple® iPhone® - Allow / Deny Data Roaming

Checking your data roaming settings can be helpful, especially if you're traveling internationally and have no network connection or can't send / receive email, text, pics or videos.

Note The steps below don't apply to the iPhone 11 / 11 Pro /11 Pro MaxiPhone XS / XS MaxiPhone XRiPhone 4s or iPhone 4

Caution Enabling data roaming may incur roaming charges.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Cellular > Cellular Data Options.
  2. Tap Roaming.
  3. Ensure the Voice Roaming and Data Roaming switches are turned on Switch On.
  4. Tap the International CDMA switch to turn on Switch On or off Switch Off.


Related Topics: Turn Voice Roaming On / Off