1. Craigr 1's Avatar
    So I've been trying to connect to mobile towers for quite some time now and I've come to a dead end where I can't dig up and info on this so if you guys ould help me out that would be great
    07-08-2020 04:10 PM
  2. hallux's Avatar
    NW_LOCKED tells me that the device is branded by the carrier that sold it and that carrier has configured it to only work with SIM cards for its network. You would need to work with that carrier to verify eligibility for unlocking and have them provide the code to do so.
    07-08-2020 04:36 PM
  3. anon(10614692)'s Avatar
    It means your phone is network locked. Is the sim from the same network that supplied the phone?
    07-08-2020 04:40 PM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Which project are you talking about? Are you a developer?
    07-08-2020 11:55 PM
  5. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Duplicate threads merged.
    07-08-2020 11:56 PM
  6. Craigr 1's Avatar
    Do you mean like the phone was created by the company and made a sim card from them?
    07-09-2020 01:42 AM
  7. anon(10614692)'s Avatar
    No, phones are created by the manufacturers and when sold to carriers most install their own firmware only allowing their own sims to be used. If you use a different carrier's sim you will get the error NW Locked. The phone needs to be sim unlocked so you can use other sims. You need to get the original carrier or pay a third party company to unlock it.
    07-09-2020 01:58 AM
  8. Craigr 1's Avatar
    The problem is a few months ago the sim was working fine
    07-09-2020 02:35 AM
  9. anon(10614692)'s Avatar
    What phone do you have (need to now model number) and which network is the sim from. In the meantime it would be an idea to have a chat with your carrier as sometimes sims need to be replaced.
    07-09-2020 03:56 AM
  10. B. Diddy's Avatar
    I'm still not sure what you mean by "project menu."
    07-09-2020 09:59 AM
  11. Craigr 1's Avatar
    I have the huawei p smart 2018 FIG-LX1
    And the sim is made by vodaphone
    07-09-2020 05:06 PM
  12. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Never mind, I had to look up what "project menu" means: https://www.hardreset.info/devices/h...p-smart/codes/
    07-09-2020 05:37 PM
  13. Craigr 1's Avatar
    The project menu is the menu where I typed in a code into the dial and the project menu pops up the other codes like *#*#4636#*#* android standard doesn't work neither does *#*#6130#*#*
    07-10-2020 04:35 PM

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