Samsung (including tablets)
To unlock a Samsung device:
- Insert a non-Bell SIM card into the device and turn it on.
- The message “SIM Network unlock PIN” will appear. Enter the network lock code and press Unlock.
Note: the network lock code may be 16 digits long. If the first eight digits are all zeros, ignore them and enter the last eight digits.
- The message “Network unlock successful” will appear once the device has been unlocked.
Important note: you can attempt to unlock the device up to 10 times. After 10 failed attempts, you will have to log in to your Google account to reset the password or screen lock pattern.