Before starting the instructions, make sure the Left Navigation shortcuts are turned off.
|Start from the Standby Screen.
Hit the Menu button.
|Scroll to the Settings menu.
|Under the General tab, scroll down to the Shortcuts option.
|Scroll to the Navigation key left.
|A menu will appear and scroll to Deactivate and hit Select.|
|Notice that the Navigation key left is
Hit the End Call button twice.
|Press the Navigation key left.|
|Press the Star ** key, twice.
Then press the Navigation key left.
|The Personalize menu will appear. Highlight the first selection labeled Network. There should be a lock icon to the right that is closed.
If the lock icon is open, the device is already Subsidy Unlocked.
|Enter the 16 digit Subsidy Unlock Code.
|Enter the 16 digit Subsidy Unlock Code again.
|Your phone is unlocked.
Notice the lock icon next to Network is open; this means the device was successfully Subsidy Unlocked.
Power off your phone, wait 10 seconds and power on the phone again.
*The 8 digit code can be obtained by calling the Mobile Operator Customer Care Department and given the representative the IMEI number. In exchange they will give you the Subsidy Unlock Code. Alternatively, you can go online and seek out a Subsidy Unlock site.
To obtain the IMEI number press *#06# on your mobile device.