T-Mobile: How do I unlock my phone?
A simple 3 step guide for solving this common T-Mobile problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman
Hi, to unlock your device, download the T- Mobile Device Unlock app from the Google Play Store.
From that Application list, tap Device Unlock.
Choose the desired device unlock type: Permanent Unlock Temporary Unlock Note: Temporary unlocks must be performed with a mobile data connection. Wi-Fi will not work. If successful, restart the device to apply the settings.
If you do not restart the device, you will have a persistent alert in the notification tray. You can also call Customer Service and request an unlock code: https://gethuman.com/phone-number/T-Mobile Hope this helps!
GetHuman-akneela3 years ago
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