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Old 07-23-2006, 02:38 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Unlock 7100g...no longer a cingular subscriber...uh oh?

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Ok, so i am going out of the country and I want to use my old 7100g as my phone. One (or more problems): i am no longer a cingular customer and of course the phone is from cingular.

am I out of luck? Is there any way to unlock it now? How can i get the code?

Next, say we finally unlock it, what is the best way to get a sim card that will work in Greece and France that will of course work with my 7100g?

Thanks!!

PS. switching to verizon doesn't help travelling to europe... =)
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Old 07-23-2006, 07:58 AM   #2 (permalink)
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I have a friend with a cingular razr who is going overseas, her cingular rep told her they sell sims right in the international airports. As for the unlocking part, you could have a friend call i guess. I dont know how to unlock the 7100s.
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Old 07-23-2006, 08:19 AM   #3 (permalink)
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GSMPhoneSource will unlock a Cingular BB for $39 - I used them to unlock an 8700C months ago.
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Old 07-23-2006, 09:11 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Wirelessly posted (BlackBerry7100/4.1.0 Profile/MIDP-2.0 Configuration/CLDC-1.1 VendorID/100)

Yes, a quick google search will give you hundreds of companies that unlock blackberries. Also, a quick search of the forums would have answered your question.
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