Looking to have your iPhone unlocked? Here are the steps you need to follow:
Confirm the device serial number, also called IMEI, under Settings, General, and Information. You can also find it by hitting *#06# from ‘Keypad’ in the ‘Phone’ icon.
Contact us to get your IMEI number unlocked through Apple’s database.
Your last step will be to insert the SIM from the new provider and plug in the device with iTunes and perform Synchronization. You can also refer to this Apple KB article for step by step iTunes instructions
Some additontional considerations -
TELUS can only unlock TELUS devices.
You need to have an active account to be eligible.
There’s a $50 charge for unlocking your device.
If subsidized, your device needs to be active on your TELUS account for minimum of 90 days
Getting your device unlocked by the service provider that initially sold it will guaranty you a permanent unlock and hassle free solution. Life is short; don’t waste time and money unlocking it elsewhere.