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Thread: Help Unlocking My iPhone
11-20-2007, 10:57 AM #1Help Unlocking My iPhone
Hi, i have bought an iphone off my mate, it was purchased in the UK on o2, it has had the activation bypassed somehow so i can use any o2 sim in it, but i want to use orange, can i have some help on unlocking it please. See the image below. Thanks Mike
11-20-2007, 11:05 AM #2
11-21-2007, 12:18 AM #3
when i try to install appsnap from jailbreakme.com, i get a small ? in a blue square in the right of the screen. What do i do now?
11-21-2007, 12:20 AM #4
What have you done so far? I need to know so I know what you're capable of.
11-21-2007, 12:27 AM #5
i installed appsnap and then downgraded to 1.1.1 and then it would not downgrade to 1.0.1, thats all i did.
11-21-2007, 12:30 AM #6
So you have Installer on your iPhone? If so just install AnySIM and run it.
11-21-2007, 12:53 AM #7
i cant get to it, it says slide for emergency
11-21-2007, 12:55 AM #8
You won't be able to do a SIM unlock on it. The UK o2 phones have the new bootloader which can't be cracked (yet). So for now, all you can do is use your O2 sim in it
11-21-2007, 12:58 AM #9
how can i get it to accept my 02 sim then?
11-21-2007, 01:15 AM #10
Judging by the picture, it already is.
11-21-2007, 01:19 AM #11
11-21-2007, 08:50 AM #12
i tried to unlock it using the instructions on the home page and now i cant use it
11-21-2007, 10:24 AM #13
you can't unlock (OTB) OUT THE BOX o2 iPhones as the guides all tell you and previous posters have said. Don't run an unlocker on an OTB/OOB iPhone you will brick it.
Hopefully you can put it into recovery mode and restore it back to 1.1.2.
use this guide only :
The way you received it is as far as you can go at the moment.
11-21-2007, 12:32 PM #14
when i reach step 3, it says in itunes, preparing iphone for restore, then after about 4 mins, it opens an error box that says 'the iphone could not be restored. An unknown error occurred (1604)'. Then my iphone restarts and shows a USB cable pointing towards the itunes logo. How can i restore it? Mike
oh great, thats perfect, got it working. thanks everybody
Last edited by m.j.boylin; 11-21-2007 at 12:32 PM. Reason: Automerged Doublepost
11-22-2007, 10:27 PM #15Install AppSnapp
I am unable to install appsnap. What I did, I connect with jailbreakme.com then hit on Install appsnap after that a little blue dat is showing on the screen then nating happening. Is there any one can tell my why it is happened?