LG Unlocking Instructions

Code entry instructions for LG phones:

Authorized sim = From same network as provider locked to.

Unauthorized sim = From a different provider than phone is locked to.

Terminology:

NCK/SIM_UNLOCK= = Unlock Code 

SPCK = Service Provider Code

 

LG Unlock Code (WHICH TO USE FOR YOUR PROVIDER)?

All Networks = Unlock Code can be 8 or 16 digits Usually NCK (Network)

Canada-Fido/Telus/Tesco = REQUIRE both Unlock Code and Service Provider Codes (NCK AND SPCK)

 

Most of LG models:

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card

2.    Phone will display \"Phone Restricted\"

3.    Select \"Cancel\" and phone will show \"Phone Restriction Code\"

4.    Enter Unlock Code

5.    Select OK

1.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model:  LG P769 / LG Optimus L9

1: Turn on phone without Sim card.

2: Dial 2945#*769#.

3: A menu will popup to enter the code.

4: Insert the provided code and press OK

5: Device is now unlocked.

 

Model:  LG C2000, CG225

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    The phone will display \"Phone Restricted\"

3.    Select \"Cancel\"

4.    The phone will display \"Phone Restriction Code\"

5.    Enter Unlock Code

6.    Select OK

7.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model: LG Mytouch 4G (E739)

1.    After turning on your mobile phone with no simcard

2.   Get to the dial screen and press 2945#*739#

3.    Click \"Network\"

4.    Click \"Unlock Network\"

5.    Enter Unlock Code, press OK

6.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model: LG Mytouch 4G (E739)

1: Turn on phone without Sim card.

2: Dial 2945#*769#.

 

LG DoublePlay Unlocking Instructions:

1. Turn on phone with a non-accepted SIM card
2. Phone will prompt you for unlock code
3. Enter code that we provided
4. Your phone is unlocked!

or

1. Turn on phone with no simcard
2. Go to the dial screen and press 2945#*729#
3. Enter code that we provided
4. Your phone is unlocked!

 

Model: LG C800 MyTouch Q

1.    After turning on your mobile phone with no simcard

2.    Type 2945#*800#

3.    Click \"Network\"

4.    Click \"Unlock Network\"

5.    Enter Unlock Code, press OK

6.    The handset is now successfully unlocked


Model: LG Fathom VS750

1.   Go to Settings

2.   Advanced Settings

3.   Personal

4.   Slide to right to security

5.  Tap Sim lock and enter code.

 

Model: LG CB630 Invision

1.    Insert an Authorized Sim Card

2.    Type *#865825#

3.    Press CALL

4.    Phone should ask for unlock code, enter code

5.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model: LG CE110

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    The phone display “Invalid Smart Chip”

3.    Select \"Cancel\"

4.    The phone displays \"Phone Restriction Code\"

5.    Enter Unlock Code

6.    Select OK

7.    The phone may reboot and the unlock is completed

 

Model: LG CF360

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    Power on the handset- phone will display \"phone restricted\"

3.    Select \"Cancel\" - phone will display \"phone restriction code\"

4.    Enter the SIM unlock code

5.    Select \"OK\" - the handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model:  LG CT810 Incite

1.    Insert an Authorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    Enter 2945#*810#

3.    A Menu will open up

4.    Select Sim unlock

5.    Enter Unlock Code

6.    Press OK

7.    The phone will reboot and the unlock is complete

 

Model: LG CU320

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    Enter 277634#*#

3.    Enter Unlock Code

4.    Access the Sub-Menu \"Sim Test\" in the Test Mode

5.    Enter 2945#*#

6.    Access the Sub-Menu \"Sim Unlock\" which is activated after the special code

7.    Enter Unlock Code in the \"Enter Unlock Code\"

8.    Phone is now unlocked

 

Model:  LG CU400 & CU405

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    The phone display “Invalid Smart Chip”

3.    In Idle screen, enter 159753#*#

4.    Phone will display \"Enter NCK, Remaining 5\"

5.    Enter Unlock Code

6.    Select OK

7.    The phone may reboot and the unlock is completed

 

Model:  LG CU500

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    The phone display “Invalid Smart Chip”

3.    If the phone DOES NOT display invalid smartchip, please power off and on again.

4.    In Idle screen, enter 159753#*#

5.    Phone will display \"Enter NCK, Remaining 5\"

6.    Enter Unlock Code

7.    Select OK

8.    The phone may reboot and the unlock is completed

 

Model: LG CU515, CU757 Trax

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    Enter *#865625#

3.    Select 1 and then 1 again

4.    Enter Unlock Code

5.    Press OK

6.    The phone may reboot and the unlock is completed

 

Model:  LG CU720, TU720 & All LG Shine Series

1.    Insert an Authorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    Enter *#865625#

3.    Enter Unlock Code

4.    Press OK

5.    The phone may reboot and the unlock is completed

 

Model:  LG CU915 & CU920 Vu 

1.    Insert an Authorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    Enter *#865625#

3.    Sim unlock mode will open up

4.    Enter Unlock Code

5.    Press OK

6.    Device should say “Network Lock Deactivated”

7.    Phone may automatically reboot and is now unlocked

 

Model: LG E720, E720b Chic

1.    Insert an Authorized Sim Card

2.    Type 2945#*88110#

3.    Phone should ask for \"USim Unlock\"

4.    Enter the unlock code

5.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

Or

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card

2.    Type *#865825#

3.    Select \"USim Unlock\", then Select Network Lock

4.    Enter the unlock code

5.    Select OK

6.    Phone may reboot

Or

1.    Insert an Authorized Sim Card

2.    Type 2945#*720#

3.    Phone should ask for \"USim Unlock\"

4.    Enter the unlock code

 

Model: LG e739 MyTouch

1.    Insert an Authorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    Type 2945#*739#

3.    Click \"Network\"

4.    Click \"Unlock Network\"

5.    Enter Unlock Code, press OK

6.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model: LG E900 Optimus 7

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card

2.    Type Sim Card PIN Code and submit

3.    The message \"Please call your network provider to get the unlock\" will appear

4.    At bottom of the screen, show keyboard with # and *, and asking for you to \"Type PIN\", enter code

5.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model: LG E900h

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card

2.    Phone will ask for \"SIM PIN\"

3.    Enter Unlock Code

4.    Press OK

5.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model: LG F2250

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card

2.    Type 2945#*3311#

3.    Phone shows saved, then return to startup screen

4.    Press Menu key, choose Settings > Security >Sim Lock> Network > Deactivate, handset will now show “Enter NCK”

5.    Enter Unlock Code and press OK

 

Model: LG G2x P999 or P990

1. Input a non-accepted simcard
2. Go to the unlock menu
3. Input the unlock code
4. Phone is unlocked!

or

1. Power phone ON with original SIM
2. Type 2945#*999# to enter unlock menu
3. Enter the unlocking code

or

1. Power phone ON with original SIM
2. Type 2945#*990# to enter unlock menu
3. Enter the unlocking code

 

Model: LG GB255g

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card

2.    Type 2945#*71001#

3.    Select \"USim Unlock\" and press OK when prompted for unlock code

4.    Select Service Provider Lock. You will see this message \"You are about to SIM unlock your phone. Continue? Select Yes

5.    Enter the unlock code and press OK

6.    Enter the unlock code again and press OK

7.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model:  LG GD510 Pop

1.    Insert without a Sim Card (Some version need an authorized Sim Card) and turn ON your phone

2.    Enter 2945#*510#

3.    Select \"Network Unlock\" option

4.    Enter Unlock Code

5.    Press OK

 

Model: LG GD570 Pop

1.    Insert an Authorized Sim Card

2.    Type *#865625#

3.    Screen says you have entered unlock function, and cautions that after 10 failed attempts the phone will be permanently locked.  Press OK to continue.

4.    The phone will ask you to input the unlock code twice, do it. Be careful and type the code exactly as given

5.    After entering the code a second time, the phone will be unlocked.

6.    Press OK to exit and the pone will reboot by itself

 

Model: LG GD710 Shine II

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card

2.    Type *#865825#

3.    The Phone will ask you to input the unlock code twice, enter code

4.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model:  LG GR500 Xenon

1.    Insert an Authorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    Enter *#865625#

3.    Sim unlock mode will open up

4.    Enter Unlock Code

5.    Press OK

6.    Device should say “Network Lock Deactivated”

7.    Phone may automatically reboot and is now unlocked

Or

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    Phone will display \"Phone restricted\"

3.    Select \"Cancel\", phone will display \"Phone restriction code\"

4.    Enter Unlock Code

5.    Press OK

6.    Device should say “Network Lock Deactivated”

7.    Phone may automatically reboot and is now unlocked

 

Model: LG GS170

1.    Power phone ON without SIM

2.    Type 2945#*71001# to enter unlock menu

3.    Enter unlock code

 

Model: LG GS290 Guide, Cookie

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card

2.    Type 2945#*290#

3.    The Phone will ask you to input the unlock code twice, enter code

4.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model: AT&T GS390 Prime GoPhone

Notice:  Do not type 2945#*390# as this may cause an “Unknown Error” message

1.    Insert an Unauthorized Sim Card

2.    Power on the Device

3.    Device will display with Invalid SIM Network Lock

4.    Press Unlock

5.    You see SIM Unlock Process

6.    Select Yes

7.    Enter CODE and press OK

8.    Re-enter the CODE and select “OK”

9.    Your phone is unlocked.

 

Model: LG GS505 Sentio

1.    Power phone ON with original SIM

2.    Type 2945#*505# to enter unlock menu

3.    Enter the unlocking code

 

Model:  LG GC900, GT360, GT810, KC550, KF600, KP230, KP500, KP501, KP270, KS360, KM500, KM900, GR500 Xenon Method 3

1.    Insert an Authorized Sim Card and turn ON your phone

2.    Enter 2945#*71001#

3.    Sim unlock mode will open up

4.    Enter Unlock Code

5.    Press OK

6.    The phone will reboot and the unlock is completed

 

Model: LG GT365 Neon

1.    Insert an Authorized Sim Card

2.    Type *#865825#

3.    Press CALL

4.    Phone should ask for unlock code, enter code

5.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model: LG GT505

1.    Power on the phone without any sim card

2.    Type 2945#*505#

3.    The Phone will ask you to input the unlock code twice, enter code

4.    The handset is now successfully unlocked

 

Model: LG GT540 Optimus

1.    Insert an Authorized Sim Card

2.    Type 2945#*540#

3.    Tap empty space to enter code

4.    The Phone will ask you to input the unlock code twice, enter code

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