1. daming7562's Avatar
    Just joined the HTC family not too long ago, and I love what i've got right now!

    But I will be traveling abroad for the next two months, I wish to carry this phone with me and use it
    with a different carrier by changing to another SIM card. But obviously, AT&T don't allow it.

    I've been searching for a tutorial online about unlocking the phone, there're several vids that explaine it, however they're all linked to a website that requires a payment for at least $30.

    I wonder if there's a way aroud the system and to simply unlock my phone on my own rather than subscribing to a site that I don't really trust. Please help!

    Much appreciated!!!
    EvieOlivarez likes this.
    06-11-2011 06:26 PM
  2. homescrub's Avatar
    You root the device. That way you can change your APN settings when you switch to another carrier.

    If you want, sign up for XDA Developers and they can help as well.
    06-11-2011 06:38 PM
  3. ReuvenNY's Avatar
    The only way to unlock it for free is to ask AT&T. They normally want you to wait 6 months or more (of service) before doing it.

    I am investigating some paid options and so far came up with 2 reasonable priced:

    Unlock HTC Phones for $13.49 | HTC Unlocking Codes to Free Your HTC Phone $13.95
    Unlock Your Phone Today $8.99

    Others indeed range between $19.99 and $36.95

    Best of luck!
    07-05-2011 10:43 AM
  4. mrro82's Avatar
    Honestly, I would just root it. It's free and relatively painless to do. Plus you can do a lot more when you do root it. Paying to do it is nuts IMO.
    07-05-2011 03:34 PM
  5. tommyjh02's Avatar
    all i did is call att and ask them and they gave it to me in less than 2 minutes
    Enoch Chriscute likes this.
    01-02-2012 09:17 AM
  6. miladchriss's Avatar
    hi, i am in lebanon and i got my HTC Inspire 4g from state, but i cant use it coz i need the unlock code, and in lebanon are asking for 90$ to be unlocked, is there anyone can help me please.
    01-07-2012 09:49 AM
  7. ReuvenNY's Avatar
    I unlocked my Inspire 4G with Unlock your HTC INSPIRE 4G PHONE | HTC Inspire 4g unlock code for $5.99 and paid $20. It may be cheaper now.
    01-07-2012 11:42 AM
  8. smokinHawk's Avatar
    i just rooted my inspire and am able to use tmobile, so rooting does seem to unlock it.
    01-09-2012 02:25 PM
  9. zelendel's Avatar
    Rooting it alone doesnt unlock it. The ace hack kit on XDA unlocks it as well as rooting it.
    01-10-2012 06:52 PM
  10. Godschosen1's Avatar
    How do you root the device?
    01-11-2012 02:24 AM
  11. zelendel's Avatar
    How do you root the device?
    hit up XDA and grab the ace hack kit. juat make sure to read the whole manual before you start. this will root and unlock your device
    01-11-2012 02:38 AM
  12. earncash921's Avatar
    Call AT&T and it's FREE. As long as the phone wasn't stolen and there wasn't a broken contract... you're good to go! I just got the code to unlock an HTC Inspire 4G

    EarnCash921, Social Member | Independent Solavei Member
    01-14-2013 06:36 PM
  13. Taylor Kaye Riggs's Avatar
    they wont unlock unless you know old account numbers or still have account!
    bondsss likes this.
    10-19-2013 01:43 PM
  14. Enoch Chriscute's Avatar
    how do i contact AT&T for an unlock code for my HTC Inspire 4G
    12-23-2013 08:06 PM
  15. chrisb906's Avatar
    Did u root it yet?

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    01-21-2014 06:49 AM
  16. Luis Santizo's Avatar
    06-12-2014 12:46 AM
  17. Salvador Figueroa's Avatar
    Nd wat is that code
    02-01-2015 09:36 PM