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Old 08-25-2005, 11:29 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I bought the phone from someone and now have it active on my acct. But it still shows his old phone # in the "My Number" field. Any way to change this??
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Old 08-25-2005, 11:37 AM   #2 (permalink)
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have you tried a total wipe of the handheld
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My 7520 won't let me change mine, but on my sister's 7290, I was able to go into tools-->SIM card and set her number because it wouldnt recognize. hope this helps
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have you tried a total wipe of the handheld

does this clear everything???
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should set it to factory yes
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Options - SIM Card - Edit SIM Phone number
after you've entered it, you don't get any notification and it probably won't update right away - you'll need to reboot to get it to change the settings and display (take the battery out or use the inset reset button)
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depends on the device he has thats not available on all units
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Options - SIM Card - Edit SIM Phone number
after you've entered it, you don't get any notification and it probably won't update right away - you'll need to reboot to get it to change the settings and display (take the battery out or use the inset reset button)
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did the wipe and it reset everything but that.
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did the wipe and it reset everything but that.

what type of unit do u have???
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what type of unit do u have???
7520
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7520

Try resending all your service books.....
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I just put it in my 860 and edited it there. damn. Thanks guys
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lol thats funny would have never thought about that
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