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Is there a way to change or unlock a blocked imei? my phone LG GC900 was reported lost or stolen after i had bought it secondhand and now i have an expensive brick, that can't even be recycled!

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  • azarael May 10, 2010

    I had it looked at in a mobile phone shop and they checked it over, updated the software, and it still wouldn't work. The IMEI number on the phone and the box, is registering different to the network provider. I don't understand all the details of this but they seemed to think someone has tampered with it somewhow. Is this what happens when its reported lost or stolen? Any ideas?

  • azarael May 10, 2010

    I had it looked at in a mobile phone shop and they checked it over, updated the software, and it still wouldn't work. The IMEI number on the phone and the box, is registering different to the network provider. I don't understand all the details of this but they seemed to think someone has tampered with it somewhow. Is this what happens when its reported lost or stolen? Any ideas?

  • azarael May 10, 2010

    I had it looked at in a mobile phone shop and they checked it over, updated the software, and it still wouldn't work. The IMEI number on the phone and the box, is registering different to the network provider. I don't understand all the details of this but they seemed to think someone has tampered with it somewhow. Is this what happens when its reported lost or stolen? Any ideas?

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U have to go any repair shop they will update ur s/w by that u'll get it unlock
thnx

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