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asked Aug 26`12 at 23:38Ray Johnson
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Please follow me step by step and you could fix the SIM card error.
1 -Firstly, try rebooting Galaxy S3 and wait until it’s completely active to examine whether it yet displays SIM card error.
2 -After a restart and SIM card error still persists, take the SIM card out.
3 -Using a soft and clean material, wipe the SIM card’s connector gently. Re-insert it and turn Galaxy S3 on to see whether the problem was solved.
4 -After that, insert SIM card error still exist, it’s time to utilize an unorthodox way. If you can place in a small piece of paper between SIM card and gap, the paper will push the card a little more onto connectors, the reason why the SIM card error would be explained.
If the four steps you have done, and SIM card error still exist. Test the card with other phones and notice if it works. If it does, then there isn’t a problem with SIM card, it’s the phone. Please feedback the problem to the producer.
Answered May 14`13 at 04:47Candy_19911129
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