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Root will rooting my aria disable unlock

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by MattGT, Nov 30, 2010.

  1. MattGT

    MattGT New Member
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    I unlocked my aria to use for another Carrie ...will rooting it delete the unlock code? Has any done this without it messing up
     

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  2. MattGT

    MattGT New Member
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    Any one.....
     
  3. xdmanalo

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  4. JudgeMAN

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    It shouldnt. The only thing that rooting does is gives you superuser permissions. Changes nothing in the software. Now if you flashed a custom ROM, I cant vouch for anything
     
  5. Mr. Ed

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    unlock code?

    what are you referring too exactly?
     
  6. tpbklake

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    An unlock code allows you to use a SIM card from any carrier in the phone and use their network. Thus if you have an AT&T Aria and you unlock it, you could put a T-Mobile SIM card in it and use on T-Mobile's network for phone calls and EDGE-only data access.

    You would also want to unlock your phone if you take it out of the country and want to use a pre-paid SIM while traveling.
     
  7. Mr. Ed

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    ahhhhhhh...gotcha...still learning these types of differences sprint vs att.
     
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