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Just got my galaxy note ... "Insert Sim Card"

29th November 2011, 09:41 PM |#1  
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Hi guys, I was all excited to get things going on my galaxy note but unfortunately it's not recognizing my sim card. I put in my att gophone sim card, prepaid unlimited $50 plan, and my note will not recognize it. When I insert it, I get an error saying "sim card crash" and in the top right i have some sort of notification that looks like a sim card with an exclamation point in the bottom right. When I go into setting>wireless and network> mobile networks in order to set up the APN settings it says "insert sim card, Insert sim card to access network services". When I insert the sim into my dumphone, it works fine. I saw another poster had a somewhat similar problem but apparently out of the box it worked fine. I got my phone from techno trading house for what its worth.
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29th November 2011, 10:31 PM |#2  
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this might sound stupid, but have you inserted your sim in the right way?

when i first booted up mine, i accidentally inserted the sim in the wrong way because the samsung note takes sim cards in the opposite direction compared to my previous nokias and motorolas.
29th November 2011, 10:33 PM |#3  
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Check your sim card placement. I had the no sim card issue when I first got my note, checked my sim card placement and I had it in backwards. Turned it around and everything started working. Just a thought.
29th November 2011, 10:38 PM |#4  
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I have the chipped side to the bottom right as seen in the little diagram.
29th November 2011, 10:45 PM |#5  
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+1 same issue here with StraightTalk... SIM positioned properly chipped side on the bottom right printed side of the SIM up / contacts below
29th November 2011, 11:19 PM |#6  
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My tmobile card has chip side close to sim card slot.

Sent from my GT-N7000 using xda premium
29th November 2011, 11:52 PM |#7  
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I tried that too, but the contacts are well aligned when the chip side in bottom right...
30th November 2011, 12:49 AM |#8  
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maybe you should try someone else's sim to see what is says. then go from there.
30th November 2011, 01:27 AM |#9  
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just got an ATT SIM works perfect.... more expensive so...
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just got an ATT SIM works perfect.... more expensive so...

I'm assuming "just got an att sim" means you opted for a regular plan through att?
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