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Old 04-25-2007, 04:40 PM   #1 (permalink)
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So I got my unlock code via Cingular, and I input the code- I get a message that everything was successful and SIM Card Personalization menu has SIM, Network, Network Subset, Service Provider and Corporate all disabled.

I put in my buddy's Tmo sim card to test if it was unlocked- and I got an error message that there was no sim card inserted. What did I do wrong?
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Did you insert the SIM card correctly? Can you make sure your SIM is working by putting it in another mobile phone?
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Did you insert the SIM card correctly? Can you make sure your SIM is working by putting it in another mobile phone?
I'm almost positive that I inserted the SIM correctly. My friend put it right back into his phone and it worked fine.
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well must of been something from the way u inserted the sim because the bb did not find it.

if your phone was locked the message you would see is invalid sim card. try it again.
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If it said Network=Disabled then the phone's unlocked. As posted above try it again making sure it's inserted correctly.
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If it said Network=Disabled then the phone's unlocked. As posted above try it again making sure it's inserted correctly.
Tried it this morning. I could make calls, but it said "Data Connection unavailable." My friend does not have a data plan on his tmo account.

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Tried it this morning. I could make calls, but it said "Data Connection unavailable." My friend does not have a data plan on his tmo account.

Thanks for all the help!
That would make sense, with no Data Plan on the account.
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