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I think I accidentally switched my number over to a sim card…

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I think I accidentally...

I think I accidentally switched my number over to a sim card and don't know how to get it back

Technician's Assistant: What's the brand/model of your phone?

Samsung galaxy halo

Technician's Assistant: What Operating System (OS) are you running on your Galaxy?

Os??

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on with your Galaxy? What have you tried so far?

It just started and I tried switching the sim card but it didn't fit so I switched it back but I think I put my number on a inactive phone and don't know how to get it back

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Smartphone Expert to know before I connect you?

I attempted to turn on my iPhone by switching my number to boost but it didn't work now my phone has no service

Submitted: 4 months ago.Category: Cell Phones
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Cell Phone Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 4 months ago
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Cell Phone Technician: Pete, Electronic Engineer replied 4 months ago

It is not possible to switch the number to another SIM card unless you requested a provider to do that.

If the phone is showing no service then a working SIM card is not correctly connecting with it.

Try removing the SIM card, clean it, and insert it the correct way around.

Let me know if that works?

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You can always reply back at any time if you need further assistance.

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