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Unlock s4 for free with hidden options

19th May 2013, 06:56 AM |#1  
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After samsung blocked the hidden service menu unlock for s4 i am bit worried .but today i found out new process to unlock for free in a website

Step 1: Launch the Phone app on your Galaxy S4, and dial in: *#0011#

Step 2: Press the Menu button followed by the Back key. Then, hit the Menu button again and select KEY INPUT. Enter 1 and press the OK button to enter ServiceMode.



Step 3: Press Menu one more time and tap back again. This will pull up the Main Menu for ServiceMode. Tap [1] UMTS.



Step 4: Now select [1]DEBUG SCREEN, followed by [6] PHONE CONTROL.



Step 5: From the next screen, pick [6] NETWORK LOCK.



Step 6: You’ll get three options. Hit the one that says [3] PERSO SHA256 OFF.



Step 7: Now, you need to get back to Main Menu. To do this, hit the Menu button followed by the Back key. In Main Menu, now pick [6]COMMON, and then [6] NV REBUILD.



Step 8: The phone will tell you that a Golden Backup exists. Tap [4] Restore Back-up.


Your device will now go through a series of “conditions”, where it will first freeze, then get on a black screen with Blue LED on and both capacitive buttons on, after which it will reboot automatically. The whole cycle might take a couple of minutes, so be patient. Once it powers back on, it’s network unlocked, permanently. Enjoy Folks ...
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19th May 2013, 07:04 AM |#2  
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After samsung blocked the hidden service menu unlock for s4 i am bit worried .but today i found out new process to unlock for free in a website

Step 1: Launch the Phone app on your Galaxy S4, and dial in: *#0011#

Step 2: Press the Menu button followed by the Back key. Then, hit the Menu button again and select KEY INPUT. Enter 1 and press the OK button to enter ServiceMode.



Step 3: Press Menu one more time and tap back again. This will pull up the Main Menu for ServiceMode. Tap [1] UMTS.



Step 4: Now select [1]DEBUG SCREEN, followed by [6] PHONE CONTROL.



Step 5: From the next screen, pick [6] NETWORK LOCK.



Step 6: You’ll get three options. Hit the one that says [3] PERSO SHA256 OFF.



Step 7: Now, you need to get back to Main Menu. To do this, hit the Menu button followed by the Back key. In Main Menu, now pick [6]COMMON, and then [6] NV REBUILD.



Step 8: The phone will tell you that a Golden Backup exists. Tap [4] Restore Back-up.


Your device will now go through a series of “conditions”, where it will first freeze, then get on a black screen with Blue LED on and both capacitive buttons on, after which it will reboot automatically. The whole cycle might take a couple of minutes, so be patient. Once it powers back on, it’s network unlocked, permanently. Enjoy Folks ...

How can we trust you.

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19th May 2013, 07:09 AM |#3  
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By trying it haha


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19th May 2013, 07:09 AM |#4  
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How can we trust you.

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You should try it and see if it works...
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19th May 2013, 07:18 AM |#5  
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How can we trust you.

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Video tutorials are always helpful

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19th May 2013, 07:20 AM |#6  
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No option 6 under step 7, so it is not working for ATT S4
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19th May 2013, 07:21 AM |#7  
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No option 6 under step 7, so it is not working for ATT S4


I already unlocked it using that process.
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19th May 2013, 07:27 AM |#8  
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I already unlocked it using that process.

This works, different steps but works http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...0&postcount=18
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19th May 2013, 07:28 AM |#9  
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It's really that easy?

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19th May 2013, 07:41 AM |#10  
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I already unlocked it using that process.

I followed all your steps and the phone did reboot like you said unfortunately I won't have a SIM card to test the unlock till tomorrow will send donation once confirmed.thank you Sush143555



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