iPhone 1st Generation SIM Card Replacement

  • Author: iRobot
  • Time estimate: 2 minutes
  • Difficulty: Very easy

How to remove the SIM card from the 1st Generation iPhone.

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Image 1/1: Press down on the paper clip until the SIM card tray pops out.

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  • Insert a SIM card eject tool or paper clip into the hole next to the headphone jack.

  • Press down on the paper clip until the SIM card tray pops out.

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  • Grasp the SIM card tray and slide it out of the iPhone.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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thats what i did too. but it froze..

i dont know what to do..

Marie - Reply

Can't access

hope -

To remove the SIM, insert the end of a SIM eject tool or a small thin paper clip into the hole on the SIM tray. Press firmly and push the tool straight in until the tray pops out.

http://support.apple.com/kb/ht1438

duanekdunn - Reply

I put the SIM card back in, and the slide to unlock does not work.

dean -