SIM card: LG GS170

Learn how to insert the SIM card or unlock the LG GS170. Find out more on this page:

 

SIM card

SIM storage

Mobile Device Unlock

 

 

SIM card

Insert / remove SIM card

To insert or remove the SIM card, follow these steps:

 

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SIM storage

Delete SIM messages

To delete SIM messages, follow these steps:

 

We're sorry, but this feature is not available for this device.

 

 

View free SIM space

To view free space on the SIM card for contacts or messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the main screen, select Menu.
  2. Scroll to and select Contacts.
  3. Scroll to and select Settings.
  4. Scroll to and select Memory Info.
  5. View SIM.

 

 

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Mobile Device Unlock

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. Contact Customer Care to request the Mobile Device Unlock code for your phone.
  3. Insert a T-Mobile SIM card in to the device.
  4. Enter 2945#*71001#.
    • The message ‘Unlock SIM’ displays.
  5. Select OK.
  6. The message ‘Network lock’ displays.
  7. Select OK.
    • The message ‘You are about to SIM unlock your phone. Continue?’ displays.
  8. Select Yes.
  9. Enter the unlock code  provided by T-Mobile Customer Care.
  10. Select OK.
  11. Enter the unlock code again.
  12. Select OK.
    • The message ‘Unlock process complete. Your phone is unlocked’ displays.
  13. Select OK.
    • The device restarts.

 

 

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