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Default Sim unlock for SPV C500?

Hi

I recently bought a C500. It turned out to have been bought over Ebay from a previous owner.

The problem is that the phone is sim-locked. Is it possible to unlock the phone without having an Orange sim?

The main problem is that i live in Denmark and I have no idea of where to get hold of an Orange sim.

So is it possible to remove the simlock without actually having an Orange sim in the phone?

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Unlocking of Typhoon, Hurricane and Tornado is for free: use the tools linked from here: http://www.mediafire.com/?tzx4f489w8qlmwf

1.) application unlock the operating system (first folder tools)
2.) start lokiwiz in the second folder and select "S" for SIM Unlock
3.) the device will prompt for a confirmation to load itsutils.dll, confirm that

Action continues, device restarts and is SIM Unlocked.
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