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Cannot call or text on new phone.


I bought a samsung s4 just today and my old number was transferred to a new SIM. The data works fine but when i try to call it tells me the network is blocked. The new SIM works fine in my old phone.

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Re: Cannot call or text on new phone.

@Joofis Is the new mobile unlocked?

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Re: Cannot call or text on new phone.

Do you personally know the person you bought it from?

It may have been reported lost/stolen and IMEI blocked.


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