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Old 09-03-2010, 03:29 PM   #1 (permalink)
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so i got this black berry bold from my friend but he now lives in australia and i have the phone now and its bell and i would just like to know if i can switch it from bell to rogers kind of like "unlock" the phone?
If it is possible, how would it be done?
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Old 09-03-2010, 03:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Yes you can unlock a phone.
You contact an unlocking company like Horizon Wireless.

Also, if its a Bell Bold, its an 9700 series device, not a 9000 series device.
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Old 09-03-2010, 03:38 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Please update your profile to indicate the proper model number, not name. There are different models called "Bold" and they are very different.
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Old 09-13-2010, 11:41 AM   #4 (permalink)
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AT&T would not unlock my bold 9000 due to "contractual agreements". I used unlocktotalk.com and received the unlock code within a couple of hours for $10. My phone is now unlocked. Easy and cheap!
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