Why can’t I open the SIM card slot on my iPhone?

Depending on what model iPhone you bought, there might be SIM tray tool included. If not find a large paper clip, unbend it, and push it into the tray hole. It takes quite a bit of force to force it out. If you can’t take it back to an Apple Store, or AUTHORIZED service center.

Why can’t I open my SIM card tray iPhone 11?

To pop open the SIM tray, insert a paper clip or a SIM-eject tool into the hole beside the tray. Push in, towards the iPhone, but don’t force it. If you’re having difficulty ejecting the SIM tray, take your device to your carrier or an Apple Store for help.

How do you open an iPhone SIM card slot?

Take the SIM ejector pin that comes bundled inside the iPhone SE’s retail package. With it, gently poke inside the small circular hole on the SIM slot located below the power button. Doing so will slightly pull up the SIM tray, which you can now take out.

Why is my SIM slot not opening?

Try a vacuum cleaner hose and try to suck it out, or try to fit a piece of slim piece of tape inside the SIM ejection hole and see if you could pull it out (such as scotch tape or other thin tapes). Another good option to try to use chewing gum, it should be sticky enough to pull it out.

What do I do if my SIM card slot won’t open?

How do you open a SIM card slot 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.

Do you have to turn off phone to insert SIM?

Unlike iPhone, Android handsets are all different. However they’re usually fairly similar, with a side or top loading SIM tray. … Once again, we recommend you turn the phone off before you begin the process of replacing the SIM with the new chip. Then power back on once the SIM tray is securely in place once again.

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