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How to unlocking iPhone?

Unlocking iPhone using carrier resembles that, you can here after use your phone with a different kind of carrier. This can also be called as a contract-free or SIM- free phone. Unlocking iPhone can be done by using different kinds of carriers. Let’s see how to unlock iPhone, in the coming lines.

You need to follow a step –by-step procedure as a part of unlocking iPhone. You can unlock iPhone free of cost with simple steps. The first step you need to follow is to send a unlock request for the carrier type that you have chosen. Once the carrier receives your request, it begins processing your request and follow the below steps to get information regarding how to unlock iPhone.

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  • Contact and enquire your carrier whether it offers unlocking or not. If so it can be done so easily without any additional efforts. And remember that only carrier is capable of unlocking iPhone, if none of the carriers are capable in doing so you can’t unlock it.
  • Contact your carrier and if it is capable of unlocking iPhone, send a unlock request to it.
  • There are some basic requirements which you need to satisfy in order to qualify for unlocking process. Once you are done with submitting the request to the carrier, you need to wait for few days as it takes some time to complete the process.
  • Keep in touch with the carrier, to track regular status of the unlock request.
  • Few carriers may unlock iPhone free of cost but few may charge based on their specifications.
  • Once you get confirmation of processing has been started from carrier, you need to follow few further steps.
  • If you have an SIM card inserted on your phone other than the carrier, you need to remove that SIM card and have to insert a new one. Complete all the set up process after inserting the SIM.
  • In case, if you don’t have any SIM card inserted, follow the below steps in order to complete the setup process.
  • Take Backup of your iPhone and once you are done with taking backup of your phone, erase complete data.
  • Restore your phone from the recent back up you have made.
  • If you any have issues related to unlocking iPhone using carrier, contact carrier support immediately or visit the carrier store near to you.

This is how you can unlock your iPhone with different kinds of carriers.


Originally posted 2015-05-04 09:11:23.