Vodafone 553

Vodafone 553

Activate or deactivate the PIN - Vodafone 553

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The PIN protects the SIM card from unauthorised use. If the PIN is activated, it needs to be keyed in when you turn on the phone. Follow these instructions to activate or deactivate the PIN.

Step 1 of 7

Find "PIN lock"

Press the Menu key.

Step 2 of 7

Find "PIN lock"

Press Settings.

Step 3 of 7

Find "PIN lock"

Press Security.

Step 4 of 7

Find "PIN lock"

Press PIN lock.

Step 5 of 7

Activate or deactivate

Press Off or On.
If required, key in the PIN.

If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, the SIM card is blocked. To unblock the SIM card, you need to key in the PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services.

Please note:
If an incorrect PUK is entered ten times in a row, the SIM card is blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM card from your operator.
Step 6 of 7

Activate or deactivate

Press OK.

If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, the SIM card is blocked. To unblock the SIM card, you need to key in the PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services.

Please note:
If an incorrect PUK is entered ten times in a row, the SIM card is blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM card from your operator.
Step 7 of 7

Exit

Press Disconnect to return to standby mode.

1. Find "PIN lock"

Press the Menu key.
Press Settings.
Press Security.
Press PIN lock.

2. Activate or deactivate

Press Off or On.
If required, key in the PIN.
If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, the SIM card is blocked. To unblock the SIM card, you need to key in the PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services.

Please note:
If an incorrect PUK is entered ten times in a row, the SIM card is blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM card from your operator.
Press OK.
If an incorrect PIN is entered three times in a row, the SIM card is blocked. To unblock the SIM card, you need to key in the PUK. The PUK can be obtained by contacting customer services.

Please note:
If an incorrect PUK is entered ten times in a row, the SIM card is blocked permanently. In this case, you need a new SIM card from your operator.

3. Exit

Press Disconnect to return to standby mode.
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