How to Unlock a Phone Using P2K Commander

P2K Commander is a type of software that lets you unlock your phone, as well as transfer music, ringtones, files and wallpaper. By changing the unlock code, you can use your phone on any desired network. All you need is a USB cable and International Mobile Equipment Identification (IMEI) number. You can obtain the IMEI number directly from your phone.

Things You'll Need

  • USB cable

Instructions

    • 1

      Download P2K Commander (see Resources). Save it to your desktop for easy access. Double-click the file and follow installation instructions. Restart your computer.

    • 2

      Enter "*#06#" in your phone's keypad. Press the "OK" button. Write down the 15- or 17-digit IMEI number.

    • 3

      Connect your phone to your computer using a USB cable. Launch P2K Commander. Wait for it to detect your cell phone.

    • 4

      Click the drop-down menu on the left side of the software. Select "Change Lock." Enter your phone's IMEI number.

    • 5

      Select the network your phone is locked to. Press the "Unlock" button.

    • 6

      Enter the unlock code in your phone. Wait for notification that you unlocked it.

Tips & Warnings

  • Entering the code incorrectly three times permanently locks your phone.
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References

Resources

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