answersLogoWhite

0

  • DIY Projects
  • Sim Cards

How do you change SIM cards?

User Avatar

Wiki User

βˆ™ 2009-12-11 18:39:46

Best Answer
Copy

Usually you open up the back of your phone and your sim card is being held in a holder, sometimes you may have to remove the battery if it's in the way. You take that sim card out and put in your new one. Sometimes phones take a minute or two to load with the new sim card. If you do that, it should load the sim cards information and regular phone number, unless it is a sim card from a different service provider, which in that case it may not work and show errors.

Answer

If your phone has one, turn off the power, remove the battery and typically the sim card is behind the battery. Often a clip or slide holds the sim card in place so you may need to examine it to figure out how to remove the sim card. YOU TAKE IT OUT AND PUT A DIFFERENT ONE IN!

2009-12-11 18:39:46
This answer is:
πŸ€“
🀯
πŸ€”
User Avatar

Your Answer

Loading...

Related Questions

What is the Alternate solution of SIM card?

Some mobile phones use SIM cards, other don't. The phones with SIM card slot allow the user to change the SIM; this way you can change the telephone number, or you can log to different networks (providers). SIM cards have not any alternative solutions.


Does Wisconsin cellcom use sim cards?

Cellcom in Wisconsin does not have sim cards, wish they did. I have heard that you can get a sim card from them but non of their phones have a spot for sim cards.


Are all sim cards compatible?

all sim cards name


Do blackberrys have sim cards?

Some Blackberries have SIM cards and some do not. It will depend on the mobile carrier. Certain carriers, such as Verizon does not use SIM cards.


Are 3G iPhone sim cards bigger than 4G iPhone sim cards?

No


Are sim cards interchangeable across carriers?

Yes. When you go on holiday or move supplier your SIM card changes to different supplier without the need to change the SIM card.


Are sim cards made from gold?

Yes SIM Card contains gold. 1000 SIM Cards = 1Gram Pure Gold


Do you phones have sim cards?

Cellphones usually have a SIM card. There are land lines that do not as well as Satellite phones also do not have SIM cards.


Does boost mobile use sim cards?

Yes Boost Mobile does use SIM cards.


Does alltel wireless use sim cards?

No Alltel uses CDMA and sim cards is GSM


Can you take the sim card from a razr2 and put it in a blackberry?

Unfortunately you cannot, they only way you can change sim cards is between the same phone models.


What is the plural of SIM card?

The plural form of SIM card is SIM cards.


Do all at and t phones have sim cards?

yes they do all have sim cards also on a different note the t-mobile phones accepts the cingular sim cards when unlocked and vice versa


What brand of cell phones use sim cards?

the AT&T network, and the T-Mobile network both use SIM cards I know that Nextel and Sprint also use sim cards.


Do all cell phones have SIM cards?

The SIM card in phones is based off the company that produces their cell phones. There are two companies in the United states that are contract phones and they have sim cards they are AT&T and T-mobile. Sprint and Verzion do not have SIM cards.


Can you have two phone numbers for one cell?

No this is not possible. Unless you have a number of sim cards and change them around.


How do you change SIM cards on a iPad?

iPad models that support data connectivity (3G, 4G LTE) have a SIM card. Try this link for some useful informationCan an iPad SIM card be removed


Virgin mobile sim cards?

Yes, Virgin Mobile now uses the sim cards on new phones.


Do sim cards have IP addresses?

Sim Cards are alloted a dynamic IP address to GPRS or 3G users.


Do all the razors have Sim cards?

No, only Rzrs that worked on GSM networks have sim cards. Rzrs that worked on CDMA networks did not have a sim card slot.


Does the SIM card have to be manufactured by the same company as the phone itself?

SIM cards do not have to be manufactured by the same company as the phone itself. There are many manufacturers of SIM cards out there.


Does sprint use sim cards?

Yes I have the Samsung intrepid and it does have a sim card in it as of 2010 so im not sure what other phones have sim cards but the samsung intrepid from sprint does have a sim card


Why would your boyfriend change sim cards?

Different sim cards mean different numbers so maby he has two numbers. One might be pay as you go and one might be contract. many people have multiple sim cards, so once they use up there free minutes and texts on contract they change to a pay as you go sim, as not to have huge monthly contract bill. Or hes up to no good and dosent want you to know hes txtin other girls.


Are sim cards memory cards?

yeah pretty much


Is the iPhone dual sim?

There are some iphones that do have dual sim cards.