Tip & How-To about Cell Phones
PUK is an abbreviation for the phrase personal unlocking key used in GSM mobile phones.
puk code, personal unlocking key. It is sim card related / specific, if you take the sim card out from the phone, the phone will work with another sim card.
The puk comes up when the pin code has been entered wrong 3 times. To get the puk code for your sim card, you have to call the service provider of that sim card. They are the only ones who can provide you with the right puk code for that sim card.
The puk code may also have came with the documentation of the sim card, if its a prepaid card thepukcode comes on the documents or on the box of the product.
if your unable to obtain the puk code, get a new sim card.
also entering the puk code wrong too many times will eventually ruin the sim card forcing you to buy or contact your service provider for a new sim card.
There are no puk code calculators or anything that we can do about it, you can buy premium assistance and you will get this same response. There is no other solution.
You have to contact the phone service provider of that sim card or replace the sim card.
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