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Forgotten Sim code

Hi i created a sim lock code a while back but no longer remember what it is. Now everytime i power on the phone it asks me for the lock code. I dont know what it is anymore. Is there any way i can just reset the whole phone system? i tried using the method of holding down the 3, green and * key but that didnt work. Any help would be great. right now this is paper weight. Thank You in advance

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  • Markxx May 26, 2008

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    I have a Nokia N95 W/A(1)GB chip. I put a personal pass code in my phone (4) months ago and I have forgotten what it was. Only inputted it once.

    I do not believe it is the sim code password but a personal password I made up and have inputed 20 different variations already (I heard the phone goes to security/sleep mode after (3) wrong tries to protect the memory chip data from being accessed.

     For some reason the Nokia phone never me asked for it since I first entered it (4) months ago. Then for whatever brilliant reason, I went into the Tools menu + switched the images and video I had taken (many are important to me) to be saved to the memory chip from the phone memory.

     After that my phone acted a little quirky and then started asking me for my pass code to access those files. I didn't protect any other apps with it, just my images _ video; @ least I don't believe I did. I figured out a way to retrieve the images by removing and reinserting the memory chip. It worked but if the phone battery ran out of juice, it would go back to asking for my pass code. 

    I took it to my dealer where I bought the phone and they are the best. They installed new software (without asking me) I believe, but they could not recover my personal pass code, which Nokia should tell you (intensely) that if you forget it , there is no way to retrieve it and you have to reformat the chip and lose all your images. 

    I cannot do that, especially when the last photo of a friend who just died is on that memory chip. I have a Mac and PC Suite, which I believe is incompatible w/a Mac computer. I know I should have backed my images up by USB but I never thought this could happen.

    I am truly helpless because the more I try to solve this, the more I believe I will harm the data chip. Maybe I will just remove the chip and buy another one until I get some striking info.

    I called Nokia but they were no help. There has to be a backdoor in. Anyone who can fix this situation will receive more than a thanks.

    Thanks for reading this long; I'm a writer + have to explain the whole story.

    Thanks to anyone who can help me out.


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You need to flash your phone or take it back to your service provider and get them to unlock your sim. tell them you forgot your sim code no. they will help you out.

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