When unlocking a Nokia C6-01 you will probably need an unlock code. Our Nokia C6-01 unlock guide has the steps to unlock your mobile phone to any GSM carrier or network. By default, most SIM card based phones have a SIM lock preventing form working with any phone carrier other then the accepted one. It is possible that there are pre unlocked versions of the Nokia C6-01 or CDMA versions that do not run off a SIM card. Other then that, first off you will probably need an unlock code for your Nokia C6-01. You can sometimes get a free Nokia unlock code by calling up your current carrier and simply asking for one. They will probably need your Nokia C6-01′s IMEI number in order to generate the unlock code. You can find the IMEI number by typing in *#06# on your phone and hitting the send key.
After getting your Nokia C6-01 unlock code follow the steps below:
How To Unlock A Nokia C6-01
1. Power ON your Nokia mobile phone without your SIM card.
2. Now type: #PW+CODE+1# (Where CODE is your Nokia unlock code)
3. Your phone should now show “SIM Restriction Off” and is unlocked.
Note: You must press the * key several times to get the characters for ‘P’ and ‘W’.