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Introduction

Use this guide to remove or replace the SIM card in your Samsung Galaxy S4.

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  • Pry with a plastic opening tool, or your fingernail, in the divot to the left of the rear-facing camera, near the power button.

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  • Lift the rear case by the corner nearest the divot and remove it from the phone.

Where is the divot? Please let me know that

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Image 1/3: After the click, release the card and it will pop out of its slot. Image 2/3: Remove the microSD card. Image 3/3: For reassembly, push the microSD card into the slot until it clicks in place.
  • Use the flat end of a spudger, or your fingernail, to press the microSD card slightly deeper into its slot until you hear a click.

  • After the click, release the card and it will pop out of its slot.

  • Remove the microSD card.

  • For reassembly, push the microSD card into the slot until it clicks in place.

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Image 1/3: Remove the battery from your phone. Image 2/3: Remove the battery from your phone. Image 3/3: Remove the battery from your phone.
  • Insert a plastic opening tool, or your finger, into the notch of the battery compartment and lift the battery upward.

  • Remove the battery from your phone.

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Image 1/3: After the click, release the card and it will pop out of its slot. Image 2/3: Remove the SIM card. Image 3/3: During reassembly, push the SIM card into the slot until it clicks in place.
  • Use a plastic opening tool, or your fingernail, to press the SIM card slightly deeper into its slot until you hear a click.

  • After the click, release the card and it will pop out of its slot.

  • Remove the SIM card.

  • During reassembly, push the SIM card into the slot until it clicks in place.

Looks easy but doesn't work. No one has a plastic opening tool. Using fingernail, you can press SIM card into slot but it does not pop out so you can remove it.

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Conclusion

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

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Can you take one sim card slot out one galaxy s4 and put it in another or do u have to buy a new one

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Somethings wrong with sim card start shut out since July 5 evening and today July 6 three times

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Removing sim card tray?

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