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    Default Unlock jailbroken IPhone 4s without restoring using AT&T official unlock
    Anyone have an article to shine light on this situation? I don't want to lose my untethered jb.

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    It's true they got a news article I'll see if I can find it for ya.

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    That works two. But i thought AT&T doing an unlock on phones if ya contract is up.

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    Oh yeah, call Customer service a 1-800-myiphone

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    Thank you again Bo

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    my pleasure.

    It can be done online also through customer service live chat.

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    Hope this helps them out. Good teamwork. Good game

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    Thanks but No I have an official unlock that was sent thru iTunes so I'd much rather use the factory unlock rather than the new exploit.
    I need to know how to apply my AT&T unlock without restoring on an iPhone 4s. I know how to do it with the Older iPhones just not the 4s.

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    If you are factory unlocked, it will be that way forever, even if you restore or move up to a new iOS.

    ..if I am understanding you.......................

    Losing the jailbreak will happen for sure if you update.

    but why would you, no need.
    Last edited by blkcadi; 04-24-2012 at 08:11 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bradmullins007 View Post
    Anyone have an article to shine light on this situation? I don't want to lose my untethered jb.
    Add repo in cydia http://repo.bingner.com then install SAM. Open SAM in Settings or SAMPrefs from homescreen. Hit Utilities and press De-Activate. SAM will deactivate your iPhone 4S for you then connect usb cable to the phone and open iTunes to activated your official unlock. No need for restore you'll save your jailbreak!
    Last edited by tacoma96; 04-24-2012 at 09:45 PM.

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    You can do above ^ or you can simply put a sim from any other carrier besides AT&T (Tmobile) and then connect the phone to iTunes. It will unlock it for you. Only reason to deactivate with SAM would be if you hactivated. Which you wouldn't have with a 4S.

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    I wouldn't restore if I didn't have to hence the reason I'm asking the forum how to use my unlock from AT&T without doing that...

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    The answers have been given, perhaps we are not understanding you completely. If it was unlocked through iTunes as you say, it will always be unlocked, no matter what.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bradmullins007 View Post
    I wouldn't restore if I didn't have to hence the reason I'm asking the forum how to use my unlock from AT&T without doing that...
    1: put non AT&T sim in phone
    2: connect phone to iTunes
    3: done

    No restore needed

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    Quote Originally Posted by Simon View Post
    1: put non AT&T sim in phone
    2: connect phone to iTunes
    3: done

    No restore needed
    This is what he wanted. Sorry for the late contribution

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    Yes I know. That was why I wrote it in post 12. He must of missed that one.

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    No I saw it I was just responding to the other posters. Btw TY

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    Glad ya fixed it

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