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Old 03-01-2008, 09:32 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi guys,

I purchased my first blackberry, 8700g from t mobile 4 months ago. (I am a t mobile customer) Next week i will be flying to Singapore and will be using their sim card on my blackberry.

The problem now is, i already have my Unlock codes from T mobile. However, when i followed the process of unlocking it,

Option --> Advanced Options --> Sim Card --> type mepd --> HOLD ALT AND ENTER MEPE then a box will appear to enter the unlock code

at my last step, hold ALT and enter MEPE NOTHING APPEARS at all. Has anyone got the same PROBLEM as me??? PLS HELP GUYS i really need to unlock my phone to be able to use it in Singapore.

THANKS IN ADVANCE!
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Originally Posted by BBFaq
1. Go to settings
2. go to options
3. go to advanced options
4. go to sim card
5. Type MEPD (not case sensitive) (you will not see text appear on screen while typing)
6. Does it say Network active? If so your phone is locked.
7. Hold the ALT Key while typing in MEPE (not case sensitive, and you will not see text appear on screen while typing)
8. It will say "Enter Network MEP Code, then you type in the unlock code, press in the jog dial to confirm.
9. Your phone is now unlocked
from How do I unlock my BlackBerry? - BlackBerryFAQ.com
did you follow those instructions exactly
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did you follow those instructions exactly
Yes sir i did! After i typed MEPD, it says NETWORK DISABLED. I've read that it means the phone is already been unlocked. However when i tried using other carrier sim card on the blackberry it still doesn't work!

Now when i go hold alt and type MEPE, nothing appears on the screen at all! It was supposed to appear a box which allows me to enter the NETWORK MEP CODE.

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can't help you with your BB, but have fun in Singapore.

hit me up if you want any info. it's home for me.
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When you put in another SIM card, exactly what happens? What is displayed on the screen?

Network - Disabled means the phone is unlocked. Period.
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what do you get when you put another SIM in the device? you beat me by a few seconds NJ
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