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I broke my sim card holder and got that fixed but now it won't read my sim card.... the people at the repair shop said that it DIDN'T look like I had damage the actual sim card reader itself. Any suggestions?

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  • narredondo Sep 28, 2009

    Ok so I have tried the holding the home buttom down and that didn't work. About your second suggestion I am suppose to turn off the phone and start up itunes where? Sorry I am new to the iphone stuff...thanks

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Try This:
1. Remove Sim Card
2. Hold in 'Home' button and 'On/Off' button together until Apple logo appears
3. Replace Sim Card
4. Hold in 'Home' button and 'On/Off' button together until normal phone screen appears.


Also, Try this:
1.) Shut down the iPhone 3G.
2.) Start up iTunes
3.) Hold down HOME button on the iPhone 3G
4.) While keeping the HOME button depressed, plug in the Sync cable
5.) A message will pop up to ask if you want to reset.
6.) Just click YES and the reset process should start.

Posted on Sep 28, 2009

  • JDTec
    JDTec Sep 28, 2009

    Start up iTunes on your PC or Mac computer.

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