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[Q] SIM unlocking on a custom rom

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By UAFederez, Junior Member on 17th June 2014, 01:12 PM
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This might have a simple answer to a simple question, but I just want to be sure so as not to have to go about unlocking it again

Okay, so I have a GT-i9000 with which I flashed Cyanogenmod 11. Now I only SIM-unlocked it AFTER I flashed the custom rom, and it works. I can make calls and text other people. Now, if I decide to flash ANOTHER rom, should I do so? Will it "re-lock" or remove the unlock from my phone? I've read other posts that say that you should unlock the SIM with a stock rom, but that's not the case here. I flashed CM11 before the unlock..So should I just leave it or can I flash a new custom rom without the phone being re-locked.

- I understand that SIM unlocking is more of hardware programming than software, but why then should the ROM (whether stock or custom) matter?

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18th June 2014, 10:29 AM |#2  
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It shouldn't make any difference.
One time SIM unlocked = unlocked for good.

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