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Apr 14, 2012 12:47 AM

my iphone 4g is factory locked.i updated my iphone to 5.0.1 and from then my sim is not working.so can anyone help me how to unlock it..i am in pakistan

iPhone 4, iOS 5.0.1
  • Rudegar Level 6 Level 6 (18,580 points)
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    Apr 14, 2012 2:53 AM (in response to Rehman1)

    only the carrier that locked it can unlock it apple don't have the power

    so if you mean factory locked then the carrier it was locked to

    if you ment to write factory unlocked then you likely got chaeted by the person who claimed it was factory unlocked and you just bought a jailbroken simunlocked phone

  • imobl Level 4 Level 4 (3,290 points)
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    Apr 14, 2012 6:48 AM (in response to Rehman1)

    Your iPhone seller is mis-informing you. Only the carrier to whom

    the iPhone is locked can initiate the unlock, and not all carriers do

    so. Contact the carrier to see if they offer unlock and what conditions

    apply. Use of gevey sims is illegal in most - if not all - countries due

    to how they work, and prevents any support from this forum. Contact

    your seller and have him straighten out your iPhone if he can - you

    might be the proud possessor of a brand new brick (no-functioning

    iPhone that cannot be repaired or made to work).

  • imobl Level 4 Level 4 (3,290 points)
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    Apr 14, 2012 7:07 AM (in response to Rehman1)

    Once you know the carrier, check their website for contact

    information. If your iPhone seller cannot determine the

    carrier your iPhone is locked to, try contacting AppleCare

    and they may be able to determine which carrier the iPhone

    was sold to. Contact information is in the lower left hand

    corner of all pages in this forum - click on "Contact Us".

     

    Thank you for the courtesy of marking my previous response as

    a correct answer. If you need more help or have other questions,

    please post again and someone will assist you.

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