SIM card: Samsung T229

Learn how to insert the SIM card or unlock the Samsung T229. Find out more on this page:

 

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SIM storage

Mobile Device Unlock

 

 

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Insert / remove SIM card

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

 

  1. Carefully remove the back battery cover.                                                                  image002.jpg
  2. Slide the SIM card into the SIM card slot with the golden contacts facing into the phone and the notched corner facing as shown.
  3. Slide the SIM card into the slot until it locks into place.                                              image005.jpg
  4. Insert the battery with the golden colored contacts facing the contacts inside the battery compartment.image003.jpg
  5. Replace the battery cover by sliding it into place until you hear a click.                    image004.jpg

To remove

  1. Carefully remove the back battery cover.                                                                  image002.jpg
  2. Lift and remove the battery.                                                                                    image003.jpg
  3. Slide the SIM card from the SIM card slot.                                                                image007.jpg
  4. Replace the battery with the gold colored contacts facing the contacts inside the battery compartment.
  5. Replace the battery cover by sliding it into place until you hear a click.                      image004.jpg

 

 

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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 Phonebook.
  3. Scroll to and select Management.
  4. Scroll to and select Memory status.
  5. Select 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. Verify the IMEI by typing *#06#.
  4. Insert a Non-T-Mobile SIM & turn the phone on.
  5. Instruct the customer to enter: #7465625*638*Unlock Code#.

 

 

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