07-26-2011, 01:35 PM
| | Re: HTC EVO Power Cycling in Canada
On Mon, 25 Jul 2011 18:19:59 -0500, Paul Miner
>On Mon, 25 Jul 2011 12:57:41 -0700, "Scott W" <ScottW2000@gmail.com>
>>"James" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>>>I have an HTC EVO which does something strange only in the area of the
>>> Calgary airport.
>>> The phone power cycles off and on randomly. This can occur 5 seconds
>>> after a reboot or 5 minutes. It doesn't happen anywhere else I've
>>> travelled to in Canada or in the US. I don't have a service plan for
>>> Canada so I use it in roaming mode only.
>>> I've talked to Sprint Tech Support and they don't have an answer for
>>> me, except to go to the local service center and maybe get a new
>>> Has anyone else had this problem in Calgary or elsewhere, and found a
>>Did you update your PRL?
>Technically, I don't think a PRL will cause a power cycle, will it?
An update: I went to the Sprint store and they checked out the
phone--they couldn't find anything. The techs there think it might be
two competing cell towers fighting each other. I have updated the
PRL and just installed the latest OTA software update. I'll be back
in Calgary in a week and we'll see what happens then.