| | Re: How do you know if a phone is unlocked
On Sun, 15 Oct 2006 19:40:02 GMT, "Rick" <email@example.com> wrote in
>"John Navas" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> On Sun, 15 Oct 2006 18:31:41 GMT, "Rick" <email@example.com> wrote in
>> <h8vYg.17814$7I1.firstname.lastname@example.org> :
>>>I have a Cingular Motorola V551 that I no longer need because I have
>>>upgraded to a different phone. I took the SIM card out of the old phone
>>>put it in the new phone and the new phone works fine.
>>>I bought the old phone in June 2005 which was when I signed on with
>>>Cingular. The initial one-year contract expired this year. The old phone
>>>is still in working order and I would like to try to sell it, but one
>>>question I always hear asked is whether the phone is unlocked. What does
>>>that mean, and how would I know if the old phone is locked or unlocked?
>>>it is locked, how do I unlock it?
>> Your phone is probably locked to Cingular.
>> Best regards, FAQ FOR CINGULAR WIRELESS:
>> John Navas <http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Cingular_Wireless_FAQ>
>Is there a way to tell if a phone is locked (other than the obvious method
>of trying sim card from another vendor)?
>How do I unlock the phone if it is locked?
Did you even bother to check the resources I referred you to?
Best regards, FAQ FOR CINGULAR WIRELESS:
John Navas <http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Cingular_Wireless_FAQ>