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Old 08-14-2006, 09:45 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Just about once a day my blackberry will read invalid sim card and I have to turn the power of and back on so that it will work. I have t-mobile and the 8700g. Anyone had this problem?
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Try removing your sim card from the BlackBerry and clean it very lightly with a piece of dry cloth or better yet micro fibre. Try cleaning the contacts also on the BlackBerry maybe that will help. I had that error on my BlackBerry once and after I wiped it down it I never had that issue again.
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You can also use an eraser head from a pencil.
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You can also use an eraser head from a pencil.

Cool tip! I'll have to try that next time.
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if its an 8700r could just be crap design. if I drop my bberry or jostle it a bit the sim can become loose and I have to reseat it.
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