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sim not valid

551 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Dec 10, 2012 3:44 AM by NiponL RSS
ironman3 Calculating status...
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Aug 9, 2012 11:37 AM

sim not valid  . waht i can a do?

  • NNEU Level 1 Level 1 (55 points)
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    Aug 9, 2012 11:43 AM (in response to ironman3)

    This is probably because your phone is locked to a different carrier than the one you want to use. You can unlock the phone. For more information on how that works, have a look at the website of the carrier on which the phone is locked.

  • Euponia Calculating status...
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    Aug 23, 2012 11:09 AM (in response to NNEU)

    I have the same issue. 100% legal phone (4S), no jailbreak and purchased without being "locked" to any carrier. Phon functions perfect with carrier (and SIM) A and B but with carrier C the phone locks down to Iphone activation. First step there is choosing a (existing) wi-fi network. I press the "Next" button and then the "SIM Not Valid" screen appears. Below it says "Only compatible SIM cards from a supported carrier may be used to activate iPhone. Please insert the SIM card that came with your iPhone or visit a supported carrier's store to receive a replacement SIM card.". But, as mentioned earlier, I purchased my phone without a SIM card and without carrier limits.

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    Dec 10, 2012 3:44 AM (in response to NNEU)



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