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Old 05-08-2009, 03:27 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I've done a search and even though there are a number of "password" questions, none address the "master" password

When I turn off my 8900 and turn it back on it asks for the password that is on the "SIM" card.

I've looked everywhere and cannot find the answer:

How can I change that password?
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You are looking for the SIM PIN, not the password.

You can change the SIM PIN in Options > Advanced Options > SIM Card. Click Menu and choose "Change SIM PIN".
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You will be required to enter the PIN in order to disable this feature. In some cases the PIN is provided by the carrier intially in a letter or a sticker on the box. If you don't know the PIN then you will need help from your carrier.
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You are looking for the SIM PIN, not the password.

You can change the SIM PIN in Options > Advanced Options > SIM Card. Click Menu and choose "Change SIM PIN".

DAMN! YOU'RE GOOD!!!
I would have been looking til the cows came home!

THANKYOU!
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DAMN! YOU'RE GOOD!!!
I would have been looking til the cows came home!

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You're very welcome.
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