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Old 09-30-2008, 01:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I bought a BB 8830 World Edition phone from VZW and was told that I can use it here in Germany with Vodafone, but it does not work. I email VZW and they told me that I need a SIM Card to unlock it. So, I tried to order the card, but guess what? They dont ship overseas. Now I am here, with no one in the States to have the card shipped to and that I trust to mail it to me. Is there anyone out there that knows how to unlock the phone so I can use it with another carriers SIM card?
Old 09-30-2008, 01:23 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 09-30-2008, 01:29 PM   #3 (permalink)
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It's my understanding that you need the carrier's SIM in the phone in order to unlock it for use with other carriers. Did they try to sell you their International kit?
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