Question about Nokia N73 Cellular Phone
When the message sim card registration failed comes up it is usually as a result of one of 2 things the first being that the phone has not recognized the sim card due to an improper fixing or the sim card has become faulty. Simply try the sim on a different mobile device to determine if the sim card is still good.
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Posted on Jul 10, 2011
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If after trying the above and the problem continues,i'll advice you get a new battery,it might be the battery panel
Posted on Mar 02, 2012
Iam using Spice D-88n GSM/CDMA Dual Mode cell phone.
cdma is working properly but in gsm if we insert any gsm sim it is showing sim card registration fail.
pls help me out with dis prlm...
Posted on Jul 13, 2011
Factory resetting the phone will do absolutely nothing with this problem
There are 3 causes of Sim Card Registration Failed, when you first turn on the phone, the sim card attempts to connect to the network if it can not do this it gives a message like Sim Card Registration failed.
1, The sim card is turned off (is it Orange) if you have had the sim card for a while and it hasnt been used they will turn it off, you need to contact them from another phone to get it turned on or get a new sim card.
2, The phone has a hardware reception problem, when it attempts to register itself with the network it can not... There is a reception problem and it requires repairs, this isnt really an easy diy job on this handset.
3, The phone is blocked, i.e reported lost or stolen. Some networks when a phone is reported will allow it to get reception but will not let it make calls, however other networks will not give it reception at all and hence you get a Sim Card Registration failed message.
I hope this helps, these are the causes of the message.
Posted on May 08, 2009
SOURCE: sim card reg failed in my 6630
confirm that your phone is not locked to a particular network carrier especially if you desire to change sim card operator.
if this were so, you will need to unlock your handset first before re-inserting your sim card into your handset.
third way out is to flash your phone.
Posted on Nov 25, 2008
The first thing to try is put the SIM into another handset - if you get the same error message on that, the SIM is blocked. If it works in another phone, the most likely explanation is that the IMEI of your phone has been blocked by the network.
Posted on Jun 10, 2009
hello, i have problem with my nokia 5800 xpressmusic which just got repaired by nokia itself, but when i recieved it back and put my sim card which is t-mobile the reatilers from whom i purchsed this mobile from this mobile was only locked to t-mobile network. so when i put in my t-mobile sim into the mobile and turned it on the message i get on the screen is (sim card registration failed). so if any person any way for repairing or resolving this problem of mine. i would really appreciate it. so send me of how to resolve the problem plz conact me at my email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
i would really be nice for ur help.
thank you and waiting for a relpy
Posted on Jan 24, 2010
There are two things causing this problem,either your phone is not registered to the Sim card's network or your Sim card is corrupt
To find out where the problem has come from,you should try another Sim with your phone, if the Sim does not work then the phone is registered to a particular network and no other Sim card will work on it.
If you try another Sim card and it works then your Sim card is corrupt and you should replace it.but to be double sure,test the Sim card on another phone to see if it works,if it does then your phone is not compatible with the Sim card's network but if it does not work then your Sim has to be changed
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Posted on Jul 27, 2010
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