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How do I take my SIM card out without a PIN?

How do I take my SIM card out without a PIN?

Using a paper clip, thumbtack, or a push pin For those who don’t have a SIM tray ejector on hand, the humble paper clip is one of the best alternatives. Just bend one of its ends and you’re good to go! But make sure you use a paper clip thin enough to fit into the tray’s hole.

How do I get my SIM card out?


  1. Turn off your phone.
  2. Find the small hole for the SIM card tray.
  3. Insert the SIM ejection tool that comes with the phone into the hole and push firmly but gently until the tray pops out.
  4. Remove the tray and the SIM card on it.
  5. Carefully re-position the tray in the slot and push it gently back into the phone.

What can I use instead of SIM card removal tool?

Try These Items to Eject a SIM Tray

  1. Paper clip: Most small and average size paper clips work by bending one side.
  2. Safety pin: Not all sizes of safety pins work.
  3. Earring: An earring works in a pinch.
  4. Staple: A standard staple can come through in a pinch, but it may be hard to use because of how thin and flexible it is.

Why isn’t my sim card tray popping out?

2 Answers. The spring could be damaged inside the sim card dock. You could try using tweezers to remove the sim card but this does carry a risk of damaging the sim card. If it will not come out easily, stop immediately.

How do you open the safety pin on a sim card?

Next best non-standard ejector tool: a safety pin. To reveal SIM tray, unfold a paper clip and stick the straight side in ejector hole until tray slides out.

Can a broken SIM card be fixed?

You can repair most SIM cards yourself with a SIM card reader. Unless you’re a scientist specializing in data recovery, you won’t be able to repair a physically damaged SIM card yourself. If your SIM card isn’t physically damaged but not working properly, you can use a SIM card reader to repair it yourself.

Can SIM card reader Be Fixed?

You can replace it yourself if you have the right equipment but you have not explained the fault. It is highly unusual for the sim tray to fail as its simplicity is for making contact with the sim only.