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I found one of my old phones, LG Chocloate UX8550. I do not have sevice with Verizon anymore. However, I wanted to let my daughter use it and I can't remember the security lock code. It won't allow m

Once I slide it open it ask for a lock code, not SIM security code, I just wanted to get to the menu. It won't allow me to and I do not have Verizon service. Will I ever be able to use the phone again due to that feature I put on there where my children could not just pick it up and look thru it, or is there a way to retrieve the lock code or bypass it?

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There is nothing you can do but throw it away

Posted on Sep 27, 2017

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SOURCE: forgot my lock and unlock password

unfortunately, once the lock code has been changed, there is no record of it on customer services end. you can TRY
-if ur phone will let you dial *228 and choose option 1 to reprogram ur phone, it can reprogram the unlock code, too, but that rarely works since very rarely will it let you press "1" since it is locked.
-OR you can try to flash the software. just take it to any vzw store and they can flash at no charge, but it can erase ur memory, so only try that if u know u have ur contacts and pics backed up, and even then it does not always work

if all else fails, u can contact the manufacturer, send it to them (like prev poster said, keep ur tracking number) but it may take 6 weeks to get the phone back. if you have insurance on the phone, ur best bet would just be to pay the 50 bucks to get a replacement, if all else fails.

Posted on Jul 07, 2008

Anonymous

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SOURCE: I bought a used blackberry

If you log in ten times with the wrong password the Blackberry will reset to the factory settings. This will earse all the data and unlock the phone.

Posted on Jun 04, 2009

Anonymous

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SOURCE: How secure are text and mms messages? Are they

you can call your which ever network you have and tell them you want a list of txt msgs from that cell phone and they will give you a list of that months txts that id the only place they are they dont see them inless you tell them to look them up

Posted on Jul 20, 2009

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SOURCE: Dropped my phone in some water, picked it up,

Hello,

You will need to get a new sim card from your service provider.

Kind regards

Posted on Oct 02, 2009

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SOURCE: phone is locked,i don,t know the code to unlock

you can take the phone into any verizon wireless store...

if the associates were knowledgeable inside that store they would be able to hook it up to the PST machine and find out the lock code for you

however, good luck trying to find a knowledgeable VZW associate

Posted on Nov 09, 2009

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