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Old 09-14-2008, 03:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi;

I've searched for this question, but couldn't find the answer anywhere, so I'll try here

I recently bought an "unlocked" AT&T 8310 on E-Bay and I plan to wipe the phone clean with JL_cmder and re-install the OS. I will be using the phone on the Rogers network.

My question is:

what happens to the unlock status when you wipe a phone and reinstall the OS, or upgrade the OS? Can they become "re-locked"? Should I use the latest Rogers curve software or the AT&T software listed on blackberry's provider site?

Thanks for the help
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Welcome. And once unlocked always unlocked.
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No a device can never be "re-locked" once unlocked...

once unlocked always unlocked
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damn you troy... beat me by seconds :P
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Well, that's a relief!

So which software should I use, or does it matter?
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The rogers version is:

BlackBerry Handheld Software v4.2.2.293
file name: 8310M_PBr4.2.2_rel293_PL2.5.0.24_A4.2.2.163_Rogers _Wireless.exe


The AT&T version is:

BlackBerry Handheld Software v4.2.2.312
file name: 8310M_PBr4.2.2_rel312_PL2.5.0.30_A4.2.2.170_AT&T.e xe
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