Phone suddenly PUK locked?

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  1. AgainAndAgain

    AgainAndAgain Member

    All right guys, I've got a bit of a problem here.
    I'm running a Rooted Insipre with 4.0.3. I don't know anything about rooting and my friend did this for me, so all I know is it's most likely using ClockWorkMod if I'm looking at this right.
    The problem is: I enabled the SIM card lock, so whenever I turned on my phone the first thing it would do after boot is ask for a PIN to unlock my password. About maybe a month later, today, I woke up and booted my phone to find now it was asking for an 8-digit PUK code along with a 'New Pin Code'.
    I have no idea what a PUK code even is and I never set it.
    I've gotten to the point of having factory reset my phone and it's still asking for both codes.

    Thanks in advance for your help!

  2. Jennibellz

    Jennibellz New Member

    I'm having the same issue... Any luck?
  3. slipmagt

    slipmagt Well-Known Member

    Call AT&T, dont try to guess because you have limited guesses.

  4. Ap2099

    Ap2099 New Member

    Here is the PUK Code that you need. 13937055. It will then ask you for a new code, that has to be between 4 to 8 numbers. So use a set of numbers that you will remember.:)
  5. starxpilot

    starxpilot Well-Known Member

    Your SIM card can be 'voided' if you use the wrong code 10 times in a row...and then you will be forced to purchase another? Wow. I had no idea. [​IMG]

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