Koodo Community
Solved

Phone asking 'SIM network unlock PIN'. Unblock fee already paid. What do I have to do???????


Phone asking 'SIM network unlock PIN'. Unllock fee already paid

29 replies

Userlevel 7
Badge +4
When you paid the fee there should have been a code issued. Enter that code into your phone.If your account has not been active for 90 days then your number will have been lost
When you paid the fee there should have been a code issued. Enter that code into your phone.Thank you.  Problem resolved.  Had to go to next town to use phone & called Koodo;  retrieved unlock number first agent told me I wouldn't need & all is OK.  First agent was very friendly and polite but not very informed....Perhaps a little more training is in order.

Userlevel 7
Badge +4
When you paid the fee there should have been a code issued. Enter that code into your phone.
Userlevel 7
Badge +4
[i]This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled [url=http://community.kood...In November you were given a code. That code is still valid. You need it to unlock your phone.
Userlevel 7
Badge +4
Thanks for your help!! I paid the fee in November, 2012 and canceled my account a few weeks ...I'm not sure I can help you further. You're going to need to call in and talk to a customer service rep. You're talking about over a year ago so I'm not sure what can be done.
Userlevel 7
Badge +4
Thanks for your help!! I paid the fee in November, 2012 and canceled my account a few weeks ...Not a problem, I hope they can dig up your code for you. If not check ebay or cellunlocker.net to buy another code.
Userlevel 7
Badge +4
Whats your phone brand and model ? You can get sim network unlock pin from the provider http://ww...No no no never ever get a code from the website above!
When you paid the fee there should have been a code issued. Enter that code into your phone.I am in the same boat;  5 days without phone service sucks this time of year (no home phone & in country).  They also told me I would not need number but might take few days?  Get same error so I'll have to go a distance to use another phone to call Koodo for the 4th time & I better not be getting charged for all these calls because $50 each for 2 phones is quite enough! especially when I had to talk to different people to get right answers.  Told them I wanted to port numbers in beginning and they didn't do it at first.  No one told me both accounts had to be in my name....that's fixed. Just need unlock numbers now and get my life back!
Userlevel 7
If you paid the unlock fee then the customer service rep gives you the code for your phone except if it's an iPhone, which requires a special process. The phone's not unlocked automatically. Did they gave you the code?
Userlevel 7
Badge +4
When you paid the fee there should have been a code issued. Enter that code into your phone.Hi, S Gonerman

So, you are Koodo customer and you already paid unlock fee for your Koodo phone, but you didn't receive unlock code? Koodo only unlock Koodo's phone.

Or you want to use a phone from different carrier? Then you have to ask your previous carrier to unlock it/them.

 "I wanted to port numbers in ...","5 days without phone service...",
- Your account from previous carrier have to be active and they need to release your number. You open an account with Koodo with temporary number and port your old number in. Once it done, Koodo will text you it's completed.
Then you restart your phone and it good to go.

If I misunderstanding your question or you have more question, can you start a new post using this link  and add some info that I asked you,please? You will receive more helps quicker. 
https://community.koodomobile.com/koodo/topics/new
Userlevel 7
Badge +4
When you paid the fee there should have been a code issued. Enter that code into your phone.I'm glad your problem resolved. If you have more questions in the future, come back to community anytime 🙂
This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled Unlock phone asking for 'SIM network unlock PIN'. I've paid the unlock fee in November. Since then I've been using koodo's SIM card. But Today I decided to change to another companie and my phone - Galaxy S3 - is asking for a 'SIM network unlock PIN'. What do I have to do now?
[i]This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled [url=http://community.kood...Thanks for your help!! I paid the fee in November, 2013 and canceled my account a few weeks later. When I asked what should I do after paying the fee, someone from Koodo said 'nothing'. They never gave me the unlock number. What should I do now?
Thanks for your help!! I paid the fee in November, 2012 and canceled my account a few weeks later. When I asked what should I do after paying the fee, someone from Koodo said 'nothing'. They never gave me the unlock number. What should I do now?
If you paid the unlock fee then the customer service rep gives you the code for your phone except...No... I never received it Thanks for your help!! I paid the fee in November, 2013 and canceled my account a few weeks later. When I asked what should I do after paying the fee, someone from Koodo said 'nothing'. They never gave me the unlock number. What should I do now?
When you paid the fee there should have been a code issued. Enter that code into your phone.I Paid it, but I never received the code 😕 Thanks for your help!! I paid the fee in November, 2013 and canceled my account a few weeks later. When I asked what should I do after paying the fee, someone from Koodo said 'nothing'. They never gave me the unlock number. What should I do now?
Thanks for your help!! I paid the fee in November, 2012 and canceled my account a few weeks ...Oh SORRY, 2013******
Thanks for your help!! I paid the fee in November, 2012 and canceled my account a few weeks ...Yes, I'm trying to call but no success yet. Thank you so much for helping me.
When you paid the fee there should have been a code issued. Enter that code into your phone.Hey Guys. I've called Koodo and they gave me my unlock password. Thank you so much for your help. Regards,
If you paid the unlock fee then the customer service rep gives you the code for your phone except...Hey Guys. I've called Koodo and they gave me my unlock password. Thank you so much for your help. Regards,
[i]This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled [url=http://community.kood...Hey Chad. I've called Koodo and they gave me my unlock password. Thank you so much for your help. Regards,
Thanks for your help!! I paid the fee in November, 2012 and canceled my account a few weeks ...Hey Chad. I've called Koodo and they gave me my unlock password. Thank you so much for your help. Regards,
Hey Guys. I've called Koodo and they gave me my unlock password. Thank you so much for your help. Regards,
Whats your phone brand and model ? You can get sim network unlock pin from the provider http://www.theunlockarena.com/supported-phones/rs13wp7/ to unlock your phone from network lock .
Userlevel 7
Badge +4
Whats your phone brand and model ? You can get sim network unlock pin from the provider http://ww...You can try email via contact us on the Koodo page. Or if you call in two hour or whenever it will be 9am where you are in Canada you will likely get someone the fastest.

Reply