Nokia 230 - Access codes

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Access codes

Learn what the different codes on your phone are for.

PIN or PIN2 code
(4-8 digits)

These protect your SIM card against

unauthorised use or are required to access some

You can set your phone to ask for the PIN code

when you switch it on.
If you forget the codes or they aren't supplied

with your card, contact your network service

If you type in the code incorrectly 3 times in a

row, you need to unblock the code with the PUK

or PUK2 code.


These are required to unblock a PIN or PIN2 code.
If the codes are not supplied with your SIM card,

contact your network service provider.

Security code (lock code, password)

This helps you protect your phone against

unauthorised use.
You can set your phone to ask for the lock code

that you define. The default lock code is 12345.
Keep the code secret and in a safe place,

separate from your phone.
If you forget the code and your phone is locked,

your phone will require service. Additional

charges may apply, and all the personal data on

your phone may be deleted.
For more info, contact the nearest care point for

your phone, or your phone dealer.


This is used to identify phones in the network.

You may also need to give the number to your

care point services or phone dealer.
To view your IMEI number, dial *#06#.

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