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Introduction

Use this guide to remove the SIM card in your iPhone 5.

  1. Use a SIM card eject tool or a paperclip to eject the SIM card and its holder. Use a SIM card eject tool or a paperclip to eject the SIM card and its holder.
    • Use a SIM card eject tool or a paperclip to eject the SIM card and its holder.

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  3. Remove the SIM Card tray assembly from the iPhone.
    • Remove the SIM Card tray assembly from the iPhone.

Conclusion

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

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you dont really need the sim card eject tool for this , if you lost it you can jsut find a pin or just get a paper clip and bend it and insert it - does the same job

http://www.tancosin.com/blogger/iphone-5...

zeroTD - Reply

Lost your contacts because of trimming iPhone sim, you can follow this way to restore your contacts.

http://bit.ly/recover-ios-nano-card-cont...

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