Take the 2-minute tour ×
Android Enthusiasts Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for enthusiasts and power users of the Android operating system. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I recently bought an unlock code from Cell Unlocker.NET to unlock a Motorola DROID 2 GLOBAL which was locked to the Verizon Wireless network.

Navigating to the about phone section

Menu - > Settings - > About Phone -> Status

I saw two IMEI numbers. enter image description here

I used the top one (IMEI) as the code to complete the unlock process however when I tried to unlock the device it rejected the code.

  • Should I have used the IMEI SV?

  • I have Android 2.3.4 but this device is normally equipped with 2.2, could that be the problem?

share|improve this question
add comment

1 Answer 1

up vote 0 down vote accepted

You should probably use the IMEI. The IMEI ends with a checksum, whereas IMEI SV ends with a Software Version number which shouldn't be relevant.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.