whats a sim-lock?

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  1. dattozg

    dattozg New Member

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    fren got a free V70 phone from his brother but says its sim locked to cingular but he has a T-mobile sim,,,any way to unlock the phone?
  2. Stilcrazy

    Stilcrazy Just a Regular Midi Guy

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    Yes there is but you will have to send it someone who has the equipment and the software to do it ... search the net depending where you are there are people who can do it for you ...
  3. xj911

    xj911 We Todd ED Staff Member Moderator

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    basically your phone has a sim-card in it that has all your information, ie name, contacts, etc. Usually that card can be switched from phone to phone whenever you need or feel like using a different phone. Sim Lock basically locks it down where your not able to do this.
  4. nitroducky

    nitroducky New Member

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    Take it to T-mobile, they should be able to help.
  5. rubtones

    rubtones New Member

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    You should buy an unlock cable and download software to unlock it

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