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Unlocking a mobile phone

I have been given an Apple Iphone 4S which is currently locked to O2. I want to give it to my wife, who is currently with Vodafone.

So I need to get the phone unlocked.

Has anyone tried these chaps?

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Unlocked a few Motorola/Nokia/Blackberry using the 'online' codes, not sure where from, always worked, used a couple of highstreet unlockers as well, usually charge a tenner, they just go online and get the codes, some phones can be tricky, loads of 'how to unlock' on youtube..
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How old is the phone?

Just ask the original owner to call O2 to unlock it.

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I've used the link in the OP with some success, they couldn't unlock my Xperia T though...
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Hmm, the guys I linked to can't unlock it. They have given me a link to software downloads and pages of instructions.....

I'll see if the old owner can help with o2.
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How old is the phone?

Just ask the original owner to call O2 to unlock it.

+1 this is the best option.
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Well after downloading several software files, one of which is called Absinth Jail Breaker (with a green skull on it) ....I chickened out. O2 are willing to supply the code in the next 72 hours, so hopefully that will work...!

Thanks for the advice. Just need to get my refund back now from the online company.
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