05-15-2011, 03:07 AM #1
SIM card not supported after restoring
- Member Since
- Oct 29, 2009
A couple of weeks ago I bought a refurbished iPhone 3GS from the Apple Store. They activated it in the store with my Orange SIM.
When I got home, I updated to 4.3.3 firmware. All was working great. Yesterday, the GPS was playing up, so I restored it with iTunes.
After restoring though, I got this message in iTunes:
...almost like the phone now has a carrier lock! I'm baffled - it was working fine with this exact same SIM before I restored. Would this be to do with how it was activated in-store?
It's completely stock, not jailbroken or modified in any way. I'm going to take it back to the Apple Store next week if there's no solution.
Thanks for any help.
Users Browsing this Thread
There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)
By cheddar-caveman in forum iPhone Hardware and AccessoriesReplies: 2Last Post: 11-27-2014, 04:17 PM
By Mac-lover in forum iPhone Hardware and AccessoriesReplies: 0Last Post: 05-16-2011, 12:33 AM
By Z&J in forum iPhone Hardware and AccessoriesReplies: 2Last Post: 02-04-2010, 04:40 PM
By Yazure in forum iPhone Hardware and AccessoriesReplies: 1Last Post: 11-17-2009, 09:23 PM
By Ge64 in forum OS X - Operating SystemReplies: 1Last Post: 11-01-2007, 07:19 PM