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This morning my phone, iPHONE 5C is telling me it cant be

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This morning my phone , iPHONE 5C is telling me it cant be activated because the activation server can't be reached?
JA: What OS X (Operating System, e.g. Sierra, El Capitan, Yosemite, etc.) or iOS are you runninng?
Customer: Not sure I know that.
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: Not Lately , it has been trying to get me to.
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: None it just came up this morning saying hello on front screen, when I put in my passcode it came up with this issue.
JA: Anything else you want the Mac expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: NO
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  IT Miro replied 8 months ago.

Hello! My name is*****
I am a certified computer professional who will assist you.

Expert:  IT Miro replied 8 months ago.

To better understand the problem, please tell me if reset your iPhone to factory defaults or it updated itself and requires activation?

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IT Miro

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Not sure what your asking, dose my phone update itself ? I believe I have to start it.
Expert:  IT Miro replied 8 months ago.

I mean, is your iPhone brand new or you have been using it for a while, but it suddenly requires activation?

Expert:  IT Miro replied 8 months ago.

Hello again!

I am following up with you to see if you require further assistance. Let me know by sending me a reply below.

IT Miro