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Registered: ‎09-13-2010
My Device: Torch 9800
My Carrier: AT&T

Can't Unlock Blackberry 9800 - PLEASE HELP

Hello all, I am new to this site, but a HUGE Blackberry fan.

 

I just recently upgraded to the 9800 Torch,     I figured that it would be a great Birthday gift to myself.

 

The phone is currently a AT&T model, I am trying to unlock it for FIDO/ ROGERS

 

 

When I took the phone to be unlocked, the guy said It couldn't be unlocked.... Smiley Sad   

 

 

It says that there are no more tries

 

 

"ENTER Network MEP code (0 LEFT)"

 

 

I guess the guy who had it before me taught he could put random codes and it'd work.

 

Is there anyway of fixing this or am I totally screwed ???  

 

Any help would be greatly appriciated,  thanks in advance.....

 

Hall of Famer III
Posts: 58,134
Registered: ‎11-28-2008
My Device: DTEK50 (AAH108), PRIV (AAH505), Z10/Z30/Q10 (10.3.2.2813), Playbook (2.1.0.1917)
My Carrier: TMobile USA

Re: Can't Unlock Blackberry 9800 - PLEASE HELP

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Posts: 21,956
Registered: ‎04-01-2008
My Device: BlackBerry PRIV; BlackBerry Z30, Z10 and Q10 w/OS 10.3.2.2639; PlayBook w/OS 2.1.0.1917
My Carrier: AT&T

Re: Can't Unlock Blackberry 9800 - PLEASE HELP

You'll need to contact a reputable unlocking company like www.cellularhorizon.com.  The only method left for unlocking is for them to have the device in hand and connect it to a special box for unlocking.  An mep code isn't going to work anymore. 


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