SIM card: T-Mobile myTouch 3G Slide

Learn how to insert the SIM card or unlock the T-Mobile MyTouch 3G Slide. 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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To insert or remove the SIM card, follow these steps:

 

To insert

  1. Insert your fingernail under the back cover to the right of the USB port.
  2. Lift the cover off of the phone.

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  3. Lift and remove the battery.
  4. Slide the SIM card door out, in the direction of the OPEN arrow to unlock it.
  5. Lift up the door.

  6. Insert the SIM card into the metal brackets on the door, with the gold contacts on the SIM card facing down and the notched corner facing up.
  7. Close the door and slide it so it locks.

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  8. Replace the battery with the gold contacts facing the gold contacts on the phone.

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  9. Replace the back cover and snap into place.

 

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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:

 

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

 

 

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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. Turn on the phone with the blocked SIM. The phone displays a screen to enter the unblock code.
  4. Enter the unblock code.
  5. Touch Unblock.

 

 

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