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I have the latest version of the sciphone i68 and I cannot get the phone to recognize my ATT sim to make calls from. It just allows emergency calls but it will allow me access my sim phonebook. please give me a fix for this. thanks in advance email: mdrems@hotmail.com

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First make sure your sim is inserted correctly. bottom is sim slot 2 the gold chip needs to face up, the top sim slot is sim slot 1 make sure chip is facing down. then makes sure you have both slots open go to SETTINGS>DUAL SIM SETTINGS> DUAL SIM OPEN> then click ok. Try moving your sim cards to each of the 2 different slots.

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Try taking the battry out of the phone and put it back in.

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