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Old 05-03-2005, 04:57 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi,

I've got a BB7290 with some simcard troubles. When I insert the SIMcard of my work I get an error in the SIMCard Menu: "No valid SIMcard"

This SIMcard is BB enabled and is activated for GPRS. A little bit strange but the same card is working in an older model; but not in the 7290.

When I replace the card with an non bb activated card (other provider), the SIM is being recognized. So I think it's a matter with the SIM card compatibility.

Anybody an answer on this?
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If you're with Cingular, it could be the difference between the old 32K and new 64K cards. When I got my 7100g, Cingular told me that it would work with the old SIM I had in my motorola.
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Indeed!!! I called my provider they confirmed that my SIM was too old.

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The story continues.....

Now I have a BB 7730, with a new (brand new) SIM card, I get the same warning: "No Valid SIM Card" Other SIM cards from other blackberries won't work.
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Is the 7730 branded by the same company as the SIM card (is it a Cingular 7730 and a Cingular SIM card) or did you mix and match?
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