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My PIN is blocked, and i don't know the number

The screen has a white lock on it, it says "PIN blocked", and under that it says "Enter PUK Try: 8

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    i have same problem

  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2014

    I just purchased this mini GoPhone SIM card to use in my old Pocket phone. I went to turn on the FDN feature and iit asked for a PIN. I entered the PIN incorrectly three times. It now says enter PUK2 code SIM locked. I checked around online to see where to get the code from. I read that the PUK2 code means that the SIM must be replaced. I only entered the incorrect pin three times....it stated it must be incorrectly entered 10 times to permanently lock the SIM card and receive the PUK2 code error. So, where can I get the PUK2 code for my GoPhone SIM card? Second question is how to do a hard reset on this phone to restore it to Factory conditions

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Call your service provider and they will look into your account and you will have your own code to unlock that phone so you can use it

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I have zte936l a gift but don't know number and screen says SIM is perso locked what's the problem


The phone was probably stolen and someone tried to open it by guessing a few number combinations. After 4 tries the phones is locked, and after 10 tries the contents of the phone are erased and the SIM is locked.

The PUK (personal unlocking key) Code can only obtained from the carrier of the previous owner as they probably still owns the phone under contract which is not expired or paid off.

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Your phone is asking for a PUK code?

Is your phone asking for a PUK code. PUK = Personal Unlocking Key. Personal Unblocking Key, or PIN Unblocking Key.

This can only come from your cellphone carrier and usually the company that still owns the phone under the agreement. Sometimes it is because you have put another SIM card in it, and they own the phone and need you to use them as carrier to get the price of the phone back, or you are in default of payment, or on a Pay as You Go plan, it is over expired. I can also happen if you have entered the unlock code wrongly three times. This often happens when a phone is stolen or lost and has been found by or sold to someone else who then try and use the phone. Wikipedia A personal unblocking code (PUC), also known as a PIN unlock key (PUK), is used in 3GPP mobile phones to reset a personal identification number (PIN) that has been lost or forgotten.
Most mobile telephones offer the feature of PIN protection. After switching on the phone, if the PIN security function is active, the user is requested to enter a 4-8 digit PIN enabling the phone's non-emergency calling functions. If the wrong PIN is typed in more than three times, either the SIM card, the device, or both become locked. They can be returned to their original unlocked state by entering a PUC, provided by the service operator after verification. If the wrong PUC is entered ten times in a row, the device will become permanently blocked and unrecoverable, requiring a new SIM card. Cellular phone users are therefore advised by most providers to keep their PUC written down in a safe place separate from the device.
The PUC (PUK) is a SIM-specific code assigned and provided by the service provider.
Once you enter the PUK code, you must set a PIN. The PUK and PUK2 are used to unlock the PIN and PIN2 codes respectively if your SIM card is blocked
From Bell
The PIN unblocking key (PUK; sometimes called personal unlocking key) is a master security code for unblocking and resetting the personal identification number (PIN) for your SIM card. For added security, the PUK is unique to your SIM card. If your PIN code is active and you enter it incorrectly three times, your SIM card will be blocked. You won't be able to use your phone, except for emergency calls. You must enter your PUK into your phone to unblock the SIM card. If your SIM card becomes blocked, Contact us to get your PUK.
You may be able to do it from the website or your cellular provider. This is from Orange - T-Mobile in the UK.
Your phone can become blocked in a number of ways - one of them is if you enter your SIM card PIN number incorrectly three times in a row. To unblock your SIM card, you will need to use something called a PUK (Personal Unblocking Key).
Remember that unblocking is different to unlocking. Read more information on unlocking your device.

How to get a PUK code

The quickest way to get a PUK code is online using My Account. We'll show you this information whenever you need it.
  1. Register or log in to My Account.
  2. Select Help & Support from the main menu options on your account homepage.
  3. Select Get your PUK code.
  4. Then select Get PUK1 code.
  5. Once you have your PUK code, enter this into your phone to unblock your SIM.
Please enter your PUK code carefully - if you enter the wrong PUK code 10 times, you will permanently block your SIM card and we'll need to send you a new one. 1826865-en.jpg?2.0

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Posted by Andrew... on Jan 17, 2016

Mar 16, 2016 | Cell Phones

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I have some how locked my Samsung TracFoneq and now I need a PUK code.


Samsung Tracfone: Locked Phone: Need PUK code:

"The PUK code is not related to the handset. It is rather associated with your SIM card. When you enable the PIN in your SIM card, every time you switch on your phone, you will be asked for your pin. At given number of tries provided by your mobile operator, that you have provided the wrong PIN (usually operators set it at 3 tries), then you came to the stage called PUK-blocked. To unlock, you would need the PUK code of the SIM card. The PUK code is usually an 8-digit code. This PUK code should have been provided to you when you purchased your SIM card. Some has the PIN-PUK code printed in the card body of the SIM card, while some attach it as a separate print out. Should your operator failed to provide this PIN-PUK code to you, perhaps, you would have to get it from your operator. Try calling their customer service. Just like the PIN, the operator as well could say how much tries do you have to successfully unblock the PUK of your SIM . The common number of tries set by the operators is 10 tries.. Got it?. What. You have to go to your provider to get the PUK code. If you enter it incorrectly THREE times you will forever block your card and all data on the card will be lost (phonebook) Your best bet is to visit a store rep BEFORE you block your card to keep your data intact.

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Jan 14, 2016 | Samsung Cell Phones

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MY PIN NUMBER IS BLOCKED CANT ENTER ANYTHING BECAUSE I DON'T KNOW MY PUK CODE COULD YOU HELP ???


My Dear Brother:


My dear:
Very Best Solution:You Go To Service & Sim Office and Get The Puk code And Pin code From Office oprator
Enter The Puk code and Yes
Enter The pin code and Yes
So Puk code Open and Problem will Quickly Solved
But:
Don't try to enter a PUK code without knowing the right one.
You need to call your service provider to get this code.
It can be as many as 8 digits, and it is random. If you enter too many wrong codes,
you can permanently damage the device. So Please You Go to Service office
and Get the Duplicate Sim From Office Oprater Same Your No Problem will Solved

Dec 11, 2012 | Cell Phones

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Pin blocked what is the puk


My dear:
Very Best Solution:You Go To Service & Sim Office and Get The Puk code And Pin code From Office oprator
Enter The Puk code and Yes
Enter The pin code and Yes
So Puk code Open and Problem will Quickly Solved
But:
Don't try to enter a PUK code without knowing the right one.
You need to call your service provider to get this code.
It can be as many as 8 digits, and it is random. If you enter too many wrong codes,
you can permanently damage the device. So Please You Go to Service office
and Get the Duplicate Sim From Office Oprater
Same Your No Problem will Solved

Aug 23, 2012 | LG 500g TracFone

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Pin blocked po ako d ko po alam ung puk code help me pls


My dear:
Very Best Solution:You Go To Service & Sim Office and Get The Puk code And Pin code From Office oprator
Enter The Puk code and Yes
Enter The pin code and Yes
So Puk code Open and Problem will Quickly Solved
But:
Don't try to enter a PUK code without knowing the right one.
You need to call your service provider to get this code.
It can be as many as 8 digits, and it is random. If you enter too many wrong codes,
you can permanently damage the device. So Please You Go to Service office
and Get the Duplicate Sim From Office Oprater Same Your No Problem will Solved

Jul 27, 2012 | Cell Phones

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Don't know the puk code to unlock my mobile, can you help please?


I locked my Straight Talk cell phone. Its saying PIN Blocked. Enter PUK Code. Remaining:8 on my screen and ca only dial emergency numbers. My phone is a LG, LGIP-430G

Aug 26, 2010 | Samsung Cell Phones

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I was try to put code for my phone but sim card stop work massage on screen pin blocked inter puk no i donot know what is puk code


Pincode stands for PERSONEL IDENTIFICATION NUMBER. It is the fourdigit number which is used to lock the phone. The phone will ask for the code when you switch on it.With out entering the correct pin code you can't access your phone.If you enter the pin code wrongly for a specified(normally 3)number of ties your sim will get locked.You can't use that sim in other phones also without unlocking it.PUK code (PERSONAL UNLOCK KEY)is used tounlock the sim card if it is blocked.PUK code is provided by the network operators.If the PUK code is entered 10 times wrongly the sim card gets permenantly blocked.

just call ur network provider customer care and ask for the puk code.

Jul 12, 2010 | Sony Ericsson K750i Cellular Phone

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PUK Blocked? What does that mean?


The PUK & PIN codes are Security Codes that are on the SIM card. PIN( Personal Identification Number ) PUK ( Pin Unlock Key). when the PIN code in entred wrong the SIM automatically Blocks the PIN. to unlock the PIN you need to Enter the PUK. but if you enter the PUK wrong the Entire SIM is Locked.

The PIN Code & the PUK codes are Only Known by your Network Provider. you have to get in touch with them to get the codes. how ever if you have PUK blocked you will have to get a replacement SIM

May 09, 2010 | LG Xenon GR500 Cell Phone

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Pin blocked


hi
in order to unlock the puk code you will need to contact your net work provider who will give you a puk ot enter in the phone in order to use it .

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Mar 05, 2008 | Nokia N73 Cellular Phone

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K800i puk code?


i need my puk number because of i block my sim and i lost my PUK card

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