motorola unlocking code

  conrail 21:16 22 Sep 2008
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Hi guys, hope I have the right forum, my wife and I both have motorola handsets on the orange payg network, got 2 new sims on a different network, my fone has accepted the new sim no problem, my wifes needs an unlocking code, orange are very unhelpful and wanted £30 for each of the phones, when I told them mine was sorted the girl became agressive telling me that I should not have unlocked the phone, I told her I just put the sim in and it worked fine, she then said if I paid now it will take 45 days for the code to come, there must be an easier and cheaper way, all suggestions gratefully accepted

  NewestRoyWidd1 21:25 22 Sep 2008

Have you tried any of your local shops,market stalls etc. that unlock phones?
I've never used them but would suggest you give them a try.

  Technotiger 21:26 22 Sep 2008

You are more likely to get the correct help from a Motorola Forum, there are several to choose from ...


click here

Good luck.

  conrail 21:39 22 Sep 2008

thanks NewestRoyWidd1, that is an option, that will cost £10, I was hoping there would be a free option
thanks Technotiger, I have registered with one of the forums, just waiting for a confirmation email so I can log in

  Sea Urchin 22:26 22 Sep 2008

A friend has just unlocked his Orange phone using these instructions - have a look

click here

  conrail 17:28 07 Oct 2008

thaanks Sea Urchin, had a look at that, does not include the motorola models, wife has one of daughters old phones, her contract gives her a new phone every year, new sim works fine in that so giving motoroal to someone who is already on orange.
I appreciate all your help, thanks very much

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