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switching between phones?

Discussion in 'alt.cellular.verizon' started by speedlever, Jul 5, 2004.

  1. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     



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  2. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  3. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  4. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  5. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  6. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  7. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  8. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  9. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  10. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  11. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  12. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  13. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  14. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  15. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  16. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  17. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  18. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  19. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     
  20. Diamond Dave

    Diamond Dave Guest

    On Mon, 05 Jul 2004 17:49:05 -0500, Steven J Sobol
    <sjsobol@JustThe.net> wrote:


    >> Will a disabled phone allow a *228 before being activated?

    >
    >A disabled Verizon phone will most definitely allow a *228 as long as,
    >as previously mentioned, your phone can find a Verizon digital signal. *228
    >is part of the activation process. My Kyoceras even say "Activation" when
    >you dial *228 :)
    >


    Agreed. I bought a phone off of eBay about a year ago. Never
    activated. Swapped ESNs with the old phone on the VZW website. Dialed
    *228 on the phone and pressed 1 to activate the phone. Got the latest
    PRL and within 10 minutes, could dial and receive calls on the new
    phone.

    Dave
     

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