Set command

The set command selects a mobile network automatically or manually. The command configuration is stored to Non-volatile Memory (NVM) approximately every 48 hours and when the modem is set to minimum functionality mode with the +CFUN=0 command.

Active %XPOFWARN warning blocks the storing to NVM.v1.3.x≥2



The set command parameters and their defined values are the following:

0 – Automatic network selection
1 – Manual network selection
3 – Set <format> of +COPS read command response
0 – Long alphanumeric <oper> format. Only for <mode> 3.
1 – Short alphanumeric <oper> format. Only for <mode> 3.
2 – Numeric <oper> format
String of digits. Mobile Country Code (MCC) and Mobile Network Code (MNC) values.
7 – Evolved Terrestrial Radio Access Network (E-UTRAN)
9 – E-UTRAN (NB-S1 mode)

For manual selection, only the numeric string format is supported and <oper> is mandatory.

The following command example selects the automatic network selection:


The following command manually selects network 24407: