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I've bought samsung captivate glide I-927 from eBay. It is locked with at&t by default, so seller unlocked device for me and it is working fine. It comes with Gingerbread 2.3.5 and I found that ICS update for this device available from Samsung kies (pc suite). Now the question is Will my device get locked again after update from GB to ICS???

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No, software updates do not mess around with carrier info like that. Your phone should still be set to work with AT&T after the latest update is applied. If updating the device meant reactivating the phone, many people would be unhappy because of activation fees.

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I'm in India and seller have unlocked this for global GSM carriers. So is it still work with Indian GSM carrier after update? I'm asking you because you mention at&t in your answer. –  Never Quit Jun 8 '13 at 12:12
    
I'm actually unsure if it will revert back in your case. I believe that will depend on what image you use to update your device. –  ThatMexikan Jun 9 '13 at 6:57
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