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    SIM Card Registration Failed?
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    • 2nd Apr 08, 1:39 PM
    SIM Card Registration Failed? 2nd Apr 08 at 1:39 PM
    Hi there.

    My partner recently got a phone from a friend, as a "spare" for when he is working in a place where he doesnt want to damage his mobile. It is a Nokia 3310, formerly on Vodafone.

    I just went through the process of unlocking it and got the message required.

    I had a spare O2 SIM Card from when I bought my last phone (Ive kept the same SIM for years!) and put it in. It was brand new and had never been used. Now it gives the message, "SIM Card Registration Failed".

    My question is, is it because it was meant to go into another phone and is locked to that in some way? Or is there something else I need to do for it to be registered? Or do I just need to get another SIM Card altogether?

    OK, I suppose that is three questions. Any help would be very much appreciated. Thank you in advance

    EDIT: The phone the SIM came with was a Samsung E330, bought in October 2005.
    Last edited by Morporkian; 02-04-2008 at 1:41 PM. Reason: Missed something off.
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