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Restriction Code

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Restriction Code

My phone asks for a restriction code and when I enter the code 12345, it gives me the nessage code error. How do I reset this code? My service provide is unable to help me resetting the code.

Thanks,

Tony Crasta
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Counsellor
Posts: 93

Re: Restriction Code

DO NOT ENTER ANY MORE CODES! Your phone might get permanently locked. 12345 is the default SECURITY code, which is a whole another thing. Restriction code is needed when you want to open SIM lock. Your phone is locked to a certain operator's SIM cards/a certain SIM card and will not accept another SIM without the correct restriction code. Only your operator will give the restriction code/open the lock once your contract is up.
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Re: Restriction Code

If you look at other posts in this forum you'll see the only people who are able to provide a restriction code for you would be your Network service provider, it's not something that Nokia have put on the phones. It's probably best to get in contact with them.
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mne_cdo
Posts: 71

Re: Restriction Code

some times phones seem to randomly ask for this code, take the battery out for 15 mins and pop it back see if it goes away.
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ejcullen
Posts: 3

Re: Restriction Code

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what is your mobile model? restriction code is different from the default code.  restriction code is used when your phone is locked to a network and when you try to insert a foreign sim "resrtiction code" will be displayed. you need the code from your service provider.

 

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ariel_1969
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Re: Restriction Code

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My phone asks for a restriction code and when I enter the code 12345, it gives me the message code error. How do I reset this code? My service provide is unable to help me resetting the code.model:2700c-2 imei:3XXXXX/XX/XXXXXX/X

 

 

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