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I need to unlock my old Samsung C414M cell phone. And does

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Customer: Hi Eric--My name is Marcy. I need to unlock my old Samsung C414M cell phone. And does this cost money? Thanks.
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Customer: I haven't got a sim card for it, as I would like to change my provider and I need it unlocked to do this. I'm pretty sure it's Koodo.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Android Devices
Expert:  Russell H. replied 1 year ago.

Hi, thank you for contacting JustAnswer.com. My name is Russell. I will do my best to provide the right answer to your question.

To unlock it, I think you will need a SIM card that is not already committed/registered for the already established service provider.

'Unlocked' (as opposed to 'rooted') means that it is open to having a hookup to any service provider.

So, you go through a procedure:

http://www.mobifreedom.net/unlocking-instructions-for-samsung-c414m

is one, and another is detailed on this YouTube video:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fK3ZG1BSG2M

I hope one of those at least works OK for your model of phone.