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stevemind88
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Registered: ‎08-03-2012

Found Galaxy S2 saying "Not registered on network"

Title says it all really team.....I found an Samsung Galaxy s2 on a nite out,and Unlocked it from orange to use it with giffgaff,Everything was working UNTIL i updated the firmware to Ice cream sandwitch from gingerbread...A few hours later i tried to ring but it said   Not registered on network????????? now the mobiles a brick.

 

Any ideas team........??

 

Cheers

sam1128
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Re: Found Galaxy S2 saying "Not registered on network"

Android settings :

How to setup APN details in Android phone?

Go to ‘Settings’.
Then go to ‘Wireless & networks’.
Continue go to ‘Mobile Networks’.
Then ‘Access Point Names’
Click the Menu button’
Then select ‘New APN’

Connection Name: giffgaff 
APN : giffgaff.com
Username: giffgaff
Password: password
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aoon_m
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Re: Found Galaxy S2 saying "Not registered on network"

Tha means its been BLOCKED

since you 'found' it the owner has marked it as stolen and reported the authorities leaving it useless.
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aoon_m
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Re: Found Galaxy S2 saying "Not registered on network"

or maybe, try re flashing your baseband..
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wedgie42
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Re: Found Galaxy S2 saying "Not registered on network"


stevemind88 wrote:

Title says it all really team.....I found an Samsung Galaxy s2 on a nite out,and Unlocked it from orange to use it with giffgaff,Everything was working UNTIL i updated the firmware to Ice cream sandwitch from gingerbread...A few hours later i tried to ring but it said   Not registered on network????????? now the mobiles a brick.

 

Any ideas team........??

 

Cheers


Looks like the IMEI number has been blocked :smileytongue:

jpcjpc
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Re: Found Galaxy S2 saying "Not registered on network"

Theft by finding is a criminal offense in the UK. Hand the phone into the police.

sam1128
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Re: Found Galaxy S2 saying "Not registered on network"

Try *#*#4636#*#*


And turn on radio.


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danthescan
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Re: Found Galaxy S2 saying "Not registered on network"

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Who ever Lost it Blocked it Tough Cookies

And you even lost what you paid to unlock it LOL

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anees_mahmood
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Re: Found Galaxy S2 saying "Not registered on network"

The phone is probably blocked and marked as lost/stolen. The best thing to do is hand it over to the police.
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Re: Found Galaxy S2 saying "Not registered on network"

hand it to police thats theft!!!!

you wouldn't like it if your expensive phone got lost with all your pics/ messages/ number on and the person who finds it just keeps it, I've handed many phones in from night out and even had someone send a card with money in saying thanks for sending(post) it them back.

If i lost mine i would be gutted if the person who found it just kept it.

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