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Iphone Activation help

I recently bought an iphone that was unlocked and it had froze and now is stuck on the activation screen. I assume that one could just use an old Att sim card to activate it, but I just want to activate it so I can use for t-mobile, and suggestions?

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  • Anonymous May 05, 2009

    i was jailbreaking my iphone then it was frozen to a cable and itunes logo

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    j_faunillan Nov 05, 2012

    me too...but its different...its not the cable & itunes..but just the rotating icon...

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    Iphone 5s won't activate

  • Anonymous Mar 28, 2014

    I would like to activate my iPhone without a Sim Card

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You can also PWN (jailbreak) it: here. I think it will activate i, not totally sure though.

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If it is stuck at the activation screen it hasnt been unlocked. The Iphone requires a 2 year agreement to even use the phone. So if you thought you were buying an unlocked version you were conned an unlocked and activated Iphone wouldn't even show an activation screen. If you want to read up on how to unlock and activate your Iphone I suggest readding the helpful guides and free help located here.

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