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My grandson has broken his cell phone which is with US Cellular.

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My grandson has broken his...
My grandson has broken his cell phone which is with US Cellular. He can not afford to purchase another one. I would like to know how to unlock my old phone which is a Samsung Intensity II with Verizon, so he can use it with his US Cellular contract? Is there a way this old grandma can do it? Thanks!... Read full answer
My grandson has broken his cell phone which is with US Cellular. He can not afford to purchase another one. I would like to know how to unlock my old phone which is a Samsung Intensity II with Verizon, so he can use it with his US Cellular contract? Is there a way this old grandma can do it? Thanks!
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Cell Phone Technician: Eric, Android Expert replied 7 years ago
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Hi and thanks for using JustAnswer. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I will do whatever I can to help answer your questions.

The only way you are going to be able to unlock that specific model phone is to call Verizon tech support and tell them you need the "unlock code" for that phone. It is unique to every single phone made, so your phone in your hand has a code all its own which means I dont have access to it.

Call Verizona and support can give you the info you need to unlock it.
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Customer reply replied 7 years ago

I called Verizon tech support. They said there is no "unlock code" for their phones. That US Cellular can do a "jailbreak" with the information on the phone itself. She told me where to get of ESN, this is the one I have on this phone A0000029738077. It is a model: SCH-U460. Here is the other numbers on the phone: SKU: SCHU460MBV, FCC ID: A3LSCHU460.

 

I will be waiting for instructions. Thanks.

Cell Phone Technician: Eric, Android Expert replied 7 years ago

 

Unfortunately I cannot give you the code, but if US Cellular says they can, then I would give them the info you just gave me.

 

 

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