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I bought a cell phone in the Philippines to bring to the US. When we tested the phone with three different SIM cards, it worked. Even with my AT&T SIM card, it worked. But now, in the US we try to put our cards in and it says no service. Is this because the phone is fake?

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  • esskyoo37 Jan 19, 2008

    It read my US simcard in the Philippines, but it won't here. I went on network set up to select ATT but it showed me that there was a priority number from 1-27 and when I chose a random number it told me that it was "Unable to add preferred network"

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Does it read your US simcard?
it is most probably a network setting. "No Service" means it cannot pick up a signal , check your network setting so that they are in american signal frequancy . Not shure what yor frequancy is because im South African.

Posted on Jan 19, 2008

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    Ian Surgeon Jan 20, 2008

    Then wat i could be is the software loaded on the phone.

    My friend baught a nokia N70 for half the price because it had chinese software aposed to nokias.if its different software then you can get new software installed on your phone. My friend changed his software because of application and signal problems.

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    Ian Surgeon Jan 20, 2008

    sorry i really dont know american network settings.

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