SIM card: T-Mobile myTouch 3G

Learn how to insert the SIM card or unlock the T-Mobile myTouch 3G. 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:

 

To Insert

  1. Push down on the top left corner of the back cover toward the base of the device.
  2. Lift the back cover off the device.

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  1. Lift and remove the battery.

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  1. Insert the SIM card into the SIM card slot with the gold contacts facing down and the cut off corner facing out of the slot.

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  1. Replace the battery with the gold contacts on the battery facing the gold contacts on the device.
  2. Replace the back cover and push up on the cover toward the top of the device.
  3. Click the back cover into place.

 

To remove

  1. Push down on the top left corner of the back cover toward the base of the device.
  2. Lift the back cover off the device.
  3. Lift and remove the battery.
  4. Slide the SIM card from the SIM card slot.
  5. Insert the battery with the gold contacts on the battery facing the gold contacts on the device.
  6. Replace the back cover and push up on the cover toward the top of the device.
  7. Click the back cover into place.

 

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SIM storage

Delete SIM messages

To delete SIM messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the applications key.
  2. Tap Messaging.
  3. Press the Menu key.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Select Manager SIM card messages.
  6. Tap the desired messages.
  7. Tap Delete.

 

 

View free SIM space

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. From the Home screen, touch the Dialer icon.
  4. Verify the IMEI by entering *#06#.
  5. Submit a new request.
  6. Turn on the phone with the blocked SIM.
    The phone displays a screen to  enter the unblock code.
  7. Enter the unblock code.
  8. Touch Unblock

 

 

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