1. xphrozn's Avatar
    Hi, I have an iPhone 4 that is not activated because the person I bought it from restored it and now it is stuck on "No SIM card installed insert a valid SIM with no PIN lock to activate phone." I am with ROGERS and the phone is currently locked to ATT. There is no way I can get a ATT sim card to activate it since I am in Canada so I ended up buying a GEVEY SIM Card. I need help/instructions on how to go about unlocking my iphone where I can start using it on ROGERS network. Thanks in advance.
    2011-04-24 12:18 AM
  2. Simon's Avatar
    If you cannot get a ATT sim just use redsnow 0.9.6rc14 to activate it.
    2011-04-24 12:33 AM
  3. xphrozn's Avatar
    Where can I download this ? Im sorry if I sound like a noob im new to all this and appreciate all the help I can get :P Also would I be able to do this on my macbook thanks!
    2011-04-24 05:59 AM
  4. Simon's Avatar
    2011-04-24 06:06 AM
  5. xphrozn's Avatar
    Hey simon thanks for the quick reply Ive downloaded it but it asks for an IPSW. Would you happen to know where I can find that thanks so much for your help.
    2011-04-24 06:13 AM
  6. Simon's Avatar
    Downloads section at the top of this page
    2011-04-24 06:17 AM
  7. xphrozn's Avatar
    Hey simon I really appreciate all your help I do believe Im on the final step here where redsnow is asking me if I want to:

    Install cydia
    install custome bundle
    allow boot animation
    just boot tethered right now
    just enter pwned DFU mode right now

    2011-04-24 06:52 AM
  8. daytonaviolet's Avatar
    Option 1 and 5 is all you really need
    2011-04-24 06:55 AM
  9. xphrozn's Avatar
    it does not allow me to select option 1 and 5 together :S
    2011-04-24 06:57 AM
  10. Simon's Avatar
    2011-04-24 07:00 AM
  11. mashirabbit's Avatar
    I have some unwanted AT&T sim (used), if you want, you pay the postage and I'll sent you 1.
    2011-04-24 07:07 AM
  12. xphrozn's Avatar
    SIMON THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR UR HELP!!! I've been able to activate and unlock with gevey everything is working fine EXCEPT the 3G, but I will post that in another section anyways thanks so much for your help!
    2011-04-24 07:36 AM
  13. Simon's Avatar
    You may need to turn data roaming on.
    2011-04-24 07:40 AM
  14. xphrozn's Avatar
    I did and when I go to safari and try to connect to a website it says "Could not activate cellular data network You are not subscribed to a cellular data service." The wifi works no problem so there must not be anything wrong with the phone. I also have a data plan with ROGERS that works on my iphone 3GS perfectly. Would you have any other suggestions simon? Thanks for your help.
    2011-04-24 07:55 AM
  15. Simon's Avatar
    Do you need to put APN setting into network settings for Rogers?
    2011-04-24 07:59 AM
  16. xphrozn's Avatar
    no that is not required from ROGERS.
    2011-04-24 08:03 AM
  17. Simon's Avatar
    2011-04-24 08:07 AM
  18. xphrozn's Avatar
    no worries thanks for your help with activating my iphone
    2011-04-24 08:10 AM
  19. Simon's Avatar
    2011-04-24 08:11 AM
  20. eyyaz's Avatar
    Just a small bump. I need to do the same thing (i just got my free gevey) but before i do are there any drawbacks of doing so? Things like changing baseband, updating OS or preventing me from doing an IMEI unlock (if they do come back).
    I ask this because right now im on 4.1, 2.10.01 and if a software unlock does come out from the dev team in the future i don't wanna blow my chances of getting it unlocked.

    2011-04-27 02:43 PM
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