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06-14-2012, 01:53 PM #14S Gevey Ultra S bypass activation?
I've installed the Gevey. I get the congratulations, accept screen. Unfortunately the 4S kicks back to an "activation mode". I've browsed the forums and I don't seem to see any information on how to bypass this. Any help is appreciate.
06-14-2012, 03:26 PM #2
the ultra s is not meant to bypass activation, it is only meant for unlocking, you need to have the official carrier sim card to activate then use the gevey to unlock
06-14-2012, 03:34 PM #3
Of course and I understand that. I have activated the phone and many other iphones over the years using an official carrier sim car. However once activated I insert the gevey s and the tmo sim and it will unlock but then after a minute it reverts back to the activation needed. Although the signal bars are showing that tmobile sim is read and in use.
06-14-2012, 05:35 PM #4
could be an issue with the gevey ultra s itself..
we can try to isolate the issue by repeating the restore process
you can try restoring back to 5.1.1, then activate using the AT&T sim card, upon activation, then turn off, use the gevey, turn on and see if the issue persists, no jailbreak or anything, so we can isolate the issue further
06-15-2012, 08:00 PM #5
nope i had this issue many times its your sim card its catchy try a different microsim with the gevey then try yours it should work
06-20-2012, 10:24 PM #6
no its not you need the white reset card from Gevey
06-24-2012, 05:30 AM #7
The Gevey Ultra S does play a part in activation, unless the iPhone 4S is not an AT&T iPhone, then the iPhone will revert to needing activation. I read this in another thread.
I have problem Unlocking iPhone 4s using gevey ultra s .."When I die, I want to go peacefully in my sleep like my grandfather did...not kicking and screaming like the passengers in his car." -- Unknown
06-24-2012, 04:03 PM #8
you will only need the white reset sim if the phone is not locked to at&t
06-24-2012, 04:59 PM #9
Are you 100% sure it is an AT&T iPhone 4S? If so make sure the Gevey is set to AT&T with the white reset sim. It should be by default but it won't hurt to make sure.
If that still doesn't work then either the iPhone is not an AT&T one or the Gevey is faulty.