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Old 07-20-2012, 01:22 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Default Re: How to remove / rest the MSISDN #

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Originally Posted by GFBzxc View Post
Further to the above,
I spoke with Sprint,.. and after some run around with persons who did not know and tried to fake it, I did manage to get a knowledgeable person on the line who explained to me.. thay as the phone was not activated on a Sprint network, they could not even reach the phone directly for their system to generate the MSL code for this unit/device.

Perhaps he is selling me a bit of goods, but I guess it is plausible that as supposedly they cannot communicate with the phone, they cannot generate the MSL code..

Or he could be snowing me.. but it makes some sense.. I think. Sooo off to find a solution elsewhere if one exists
They were blowing smoke up your ass. The MSL is generated during the initial activation of the device, so it should not be any different than it was when it was on Sprint's network. They don't need to reach the device to know the MSL, but since there is no active account for the MEID of the device, then they have nothing to check against for the MSL.
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