Samsung Galaxy Note 2: How To Unlock It In 5 Steps

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Owners of the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and the Samsung Galaxy S3 can unlock their device totally free of charge. When the handset has been locked it can be used around the globe on any network, if you haven’t got a commitment.

Samsung Galaxy Note 2: how to unlock it

Say you bought your Samsung Galaxy Note 2 in the US and bought the device on AT&T. at the moment the device will only work with that carrier. If you unlock it you could use it with any of the carriers and it would work if you sent it to a relative or friend overseas. So if you want to unlock your handset free of charge, here is how you do it.

First put a SIM card into the device that is not on your carrier. Then turn it off and back on.

Open up the dial pad of the device and enter *#197328640# before heading back to the Main Menu > [1] UMTS > [1] Debug Screen > [8] Phone Control > [6] Network Lock > Options [3]Perso SHA256 OFF > and wait for a period of 3 seconds.

Then you should choose Menu and Back. By this time you should see Network Lock.

Here you need to choose [4] NW Lock NV Data INITIALLIZ.

To make sure that there is no mistake you should have typed in Asterisk Pound One Nine Seven Three Two Eight Six Four Zero Pound. Some people might call the asterisk the star and the pound button could be classed as the hash. If things have gone as planned you should have unlocked your device. This code seems to have been used for some time by Samsung and so it may work on other Samsung devices alongside the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 and S3 as well.

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