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I am wondering if I can run CyanogenMod on a phone without service? I have an HTC Incredible and am thinking of upgrading to a new phone and wonder if I can give my old phone to my daughter to use like an iTouch works where you only have internet access via a wireless connection and cannot make cell phone calls but can use applications.

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Yes, even plain Android will do this. I've heard of some unlicensed phones that didn't properly finish setup unless you had a SIM card but it shouldn't be an issue with CM.

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I used to have an Incredible - moved on to a Nexus! - and I noticed a ROM in the XDA forums that was for Wifi only, ie, device without a data plan.

You can search here for it.

There is also a Wifi only mod that can be found here.

Link to Wifi Only Thread.

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