SIM card: Samsung T249

Learn how to insert the SIM card or unlock the Samsung T249. Find out more on this page:

 

SIM card

SIM storage

Mobile Device Unlock

 

 

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Insert / remove SIM card

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

 

  1. Remove the battery cover by pushing the end of the battery cover up and sliding the cover away.

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  1. Lift the battery out of the compartment.
  2. Slide the SIM card into the slot as shown below.

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  1. Place the battery back into the compartment.
  2. Reinstall the battery cover.

 

To remove the SIM card, follow these steps:

 

  1. Remove the battery cover by pushing the end of the battery cover up and sliding the cover away.

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  1. Lift the battery out of the compartment.
  2. Remove the SIM card from the slot.
  3. Place the battery back into the compartment.
  4. Reinstall the battery cover.

 

 

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SIM storage

Delete SIM messages

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 People.
  3. Scroll to and select Management.
  4. Scroll to and select Memory status to view the number of contacts saved to the SIM card.

 

 

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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. Verify the IMEI by typing *#06#.
  4. Insert a Non-T-Mobile SIM & turn the phone on.
  5. The phone will automatically prompt you to enter the code into an  empty field.
  6. Click/Tap in the empty field above the "Unlock & Dismiss" options (this will display a key pad on the screen).
  7. Input the unlock code provided by T-Mobile.
  8. Click/Tap Unlock.
  9. The phone will display  Network Unlock Successful.

 

 

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