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I unlocked my phone and then restored it in iTunes so I could take it in for warranty support. I took the SIM card out and now I get this...
10-19-2009, 02:10 PM #1Standard message on unmodded phone? "Insert a valid SIM with no PIN lock..."
I unlocked my phone and then restored it in iTunes so I could take it in for warranty support. I took the SIM card out and now I get this message on the screen:
No SIM card installed
Insert a valid SIM with no PIN lock
to activate iPhone.
Is that message the normal message which appears on a virgin iPhone? Would the tech know that my phone had been previously unlocked?
The image on the screen is the USB cord with the iTunes icon, a small closed-lock icon on the very top, and "slide for emergency" on the bottom. The SIM message is overlayed in the middle.
10-19-2009, 02:28 PM #2
yes, that's normal. that screen appears until ... well, until you do what it says when you restored a phone you have to activate it, and itunes does that as soon as you put in a valid simcard
10-19-2009, 04:26 PM #3
Thanks. I just wasn't sure if that was the default message or some message created by a modified BL or something. I dropped off my phone at the store and they didn't bat an eye.
05-11-2010, 04:52 PM #4
If i bought a rogers sim card would that work?