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Journeyman

How long for the unlock process

Hello,

I have 4 phones that I have paid for I made the request for unlock on Saturday and was told that it take 4 hours but I have not received any email for unlock yet.  I was wondering how long does it take for the unlock process taken place

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Wizard

Re: How long for the unlock process

Good morning timtim. With the unlock process, it can take up to 48 hours for it to be completed. Also in order for the unlock to be successful, there are certain steps you have to follow with each device you requested to be unlocked. Here's a link for more info. SOLUTION: Sprint Hints for Successful Unlocks



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Journeyman

Re: How long for the unlock process

hello ,

It has been 48 hours and I met all the requirement can you help me with this or is there a number for me to call and check

Wizard

Re: How long for the unlock process

Since you made the request on Saturday, the 48 hours wouldn't have started until yesterday. They process unlocks on business days. Typically not on the weekends.



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Journeyman

Re: Unlocked iphone 8 is not working

10/01/2019 I requested my iPhone 8+ to be unlocked but up till now, the phone is not unlocked. How long does it take to Sprint to unlock an iPhone.

Sprint Social Care S.M.A.R.T. Agent

Re: Unlocked iphone 8 is not working

It can take up to 48 hours. If the phone is not powered on and connected to WiFi when the signal is sent out, it can cause the phone to not register the unlock signal and our system will show the phone as unlocked even though the phone didn't catch the signal to wrap up the process. We can get this wrapped up pretty quickly though. I'll shoot you a PM so we can get some additional info to help out here. 

 



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Journeyman

Re: Unlocked iphone 8 is not working

I just sent you the information you requested
Sprint Social Care S.M.A.R.T. Agent

Re: Unlocked iphone 8 is not working

Thank you. I got it and I'm working on checking everything now. We'll continue through the PM. 

 

 

 


 


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