SIM card: HTC One (M8)

Learn how to insert the SIM card or unlock the HTC One (M8). Find out more on this page:

 

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Mobile device unlock

 

 

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Prepare the nano SIM card

Before using the device, must insert the nano SIM card. Inserting a modified card may cause the card to not fit properly or damage the card slot. This battery on this device cannot be removed.

 

 

Insert nano SIM card

  1. Insert the tip of the tray eject tool (or a small bent paperclip) into the hole next to the nano SIM card tray located on the left top of the side of the phone with the display facing up.
  2. Push the tip all the way into the hole until the nano SIM card tray ejects.

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  1. Pull the nano SIM card tray out.
  2. Place the nano SIM card with contacts facing down into the nano SIM card tray.
  3. Insert the nano SIM card tray back into its slot.

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Remove nano SIM card

  1. Insert the tip of the tray eject tool (or a small bent paperclip) into the hole next to the nano SIM card tray located on the left top of the side of the phone with the display facing up.
  2. Push the tip all the way into the hole until the nano SIM card tray ejects.

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  1. Pull the nano SIM card tray out.
  2. Remove the nano SIM from the tray.
  3. Insert the nano SIM card tray back into its slot without the card.

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SIM storage

Delete SIM messages

To delete SIM messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Messages.
  2. Tap the Menu key.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Text messages (SMS).
  5. Tap Manage SIM card messages.
  6. Tap the Menu key.
  7. Tap Delete messages.

 

 

View free SIM space

To view free SIM card space, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Under 'PHONE,' tap Storage.
  3. Under PHONE STORAGE. view the Available value.

 

 

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Mobile device unlock

The Mobile Device Unlock code allows the device to use a SIM card from another wireless carrier. This may be necessary when traveling internationally. To enter the Mobile Device Unlock code, follow these steps:

 

Important: Stop if you receive an error message. The device may lock permanently if you enter the incorrect code multiple times.

 

  1. See if your phone is eligible to unlock: Mobile Wireless Device Unlocking.
  2. From any Home screen, tap the Phone icon.
  3. Verify the IMEI by entering *#06#.
  4. Contact Customer Care to request the Mobile Device Unlock code for your phone.
  5. Turn on the phone with the blocked SIM. The phone displays a screen to enter the unblock code.
  6. Enter the unblock code.
  7. Tap OK.

 

 

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