Services instructions, table of contents.

  1. idoneapps Samsung, HTC and LG unlock app, Download & Installation.

  2. SAMSUNG | Multiple Carriers | SIM Unlock, Read MSL/SPC, Debrand, Enable Hotspot & Tethering App.

  3. SAMSUNG | ANY Carrier | Enable Hotspot & Tethering App.

  4. SAMSUNG | Multiple Carriers | Debrand App.

  5. SAMSUNG | ANY Carrier | MSL/SPC Reading App.

  6. SAMSUNG | Multiple Carriers | SIM Unlock, Read MSL/SPC, Debrand, Enable Hotspot & Tethering App | 15 Credits.

  7. iPhone | Sprint / Boost | Clean/Blacklisted/Financed IMEI SIM Unlock web service.

  8. ANY Brand | AT&T | Clean IMEI SIM Unlock web service.

  9. Multiple Brands | T-Mobile | SIM Unlock App web service.

  10. Multiple Brands | MetroPCS | SIM Unlock App web service.

1. idoneapps Samsung, HTC and LG unlock app, Download & Installation.

Our app can SIM unlock even not rooted Samsung devices up to PD2 ROM (HTC and LG devices can be unlocked without root on any version), by the way root is needed for all the other features like debrand, hotspot unlock, modem flashing, so if you need one of those features please ensure your phone is rooted. Here you can find the instructions to root your phone if needed.

1. Enter our Android Services page directly from your phone and tap on one of the "Download Unlock App" buttons, the app is the same for all the 4 services, or download it here if you prefer.

2. Once download ends tap on OK to keep the apk file.

3. Swipe down the notification menu, you will find the unlock.apk notification, tap on it to proceed with the installation.

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4. An install blocked notification will pop up to warn you about the fact our application doesn't come from Play Store. Tap on SETTINGS button to continue.

5. On Lock screen and security page tap on Unknown sorces switch to change it to ON.

6. An Unknown sources pop up will allow you to select to continue, so tap on OK to go on.

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7. The installation page will now open, Tap on INSTALL button to continue.

8. The installation page will will inform you the application has been installed, Tap on OPEN to continue.

9. Our application will open, tap on PURCHASE to go on our web page and place the order, be sure to select the service you need.

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10. On our Place Order page choose the service you want to purchase, fill your email and tap on CONTINUE button, then proceed to the payment.

11. After the payment select to return to the merchant page, wait for the countdown to reach 0, your phone unlock data (imei.zip) will be downloaded. Leave the imei.zip in the download folder and do not unzip it, our application will automatically do that.

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2. SAMSUNG | Multiple Carriers | SIM Unlock, Read MSL/SPC, Debrand, Enable Hotspot & Tethering App.

1. Follow the above "idoneapps Samsung, HTC and LG unlock app, Download & Installation" steps from 1 to 11.

2. Before to purchase please check if your phone is financed or blacklisted using Swappa and Ting, please also do read our FAQs (UNLOCK section), we wrote how to proceed in case your phone is blacklisted or financed, by purchasing you accept that if the phone is not clean the IMEI may be blocked from the carriers in the U.S.

3. Open the unlock application, the imei.zip file will enable the UNLOCK button, tap on it to unlock your phone, it will reboot once if it is not rooted, twice if it is rooted, and after that your phone will be unlocked!

4. After the unlock, if your phone is not rooted and it is listed below, and your new provider is a GSM/UMTS one (e.g. like AT&T or T-Mobile) you need to apply the GCF settings, while if you will use a CDMA carrier like Verizon skip this step:
MEGA SPH-L600, Note 3 SM-N900P, Note 4 SM-N910P, Note Edge SM-N915P, S4 SPH-L720, S4 Triband SPH-L720T, S5 SM-G900P, S5 Sport SM-G860P.

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5. Then you need to set the Network Type in Settings > Mobile Networks > Network Mode changing it to:
1. "GSM/UMTS" or "GSM/WCDMA auto" in order to use a GSM SIM (e.g. like AT&T or T-Mobile).
2. "LTE/CDMA" in order to use a CDMA SIM (e.g. like Verizon or Sprint).

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6. If your phone is rooted the APN for your new carrier will be automatically set, else you also have to manually input/set it so your new providers data/internet will work. For your convenience we have listed the APN (Access Point Names) for common GSM Providers/Carriers in a APN settings topic of our forum.

Notes:

I. MSL/SPC Code retrieval is included in this service, after the unlock you will find it in your phone internal storage/sdcard stored as a file (IMEI_MSL_CODE).

II. With this service the debranding menu is included, please refer to the Samsung Phone debrand service for the usage instructions.

III. With this service Wi-Fi Hotspot & USB Tethering will be enabled and Hotspot connections number will be set to the maximum supported by your device.

IV. After the unlock operation you can remove our application because it is needed only once, then you can even remove root and flash a stock rom if you wish.

Contact us should you have any issues.

3. SAMSUNG | ANY Carrier | Enable Hotspot & Tethering App.

Root is needed for this feature to work. Here you can find the instructions to root your phone if needed.

1. Follow the above "idoneapps Samsung, HTC and LG unlock app, Download & Installation" steps from 1 to 11.

2. Open the unlock application, if you purchased the "SAMSUNG | ANY Carrier | Enable Hotspot & Tethering App" the imei.zip file will enable the "Press to enable Hotspot" button, tap on it to unlock Tethering & Hotspot. (Fig. 2).

3. If all is ok then the button should become green and the phone should automatically reboot. (Fig. 3).

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Contact us should you have any issues.

4. SAMSUNG | Multiple Carriers | Debrand App.

Root is needed for this feature to work. Here you can find the instructions to root your phone if needed.

Note: This service doesn't unlock the phone, if you need to do that please use the unlock service instead.

1. Follow the above "idoneapps Samsung, HTC and LG unlock app, Download & Installation" steps from 1 to 11.

2. Open the unlock application, if you purchased the license for the "SAMSUNG | Multiple Carriers | Debrand App" the imei.zip file will enable the "Press for Debranding Menu" button, tap on it to open the debranding page. (Fig. 2).

3. Else, if you purchased the license for the "SAMSUNG | Multiple Carriers | SIM Unlock, Read MSL/SPC, Debrand, Enable Hotspot & Tethering App" the imei.zip file will enable the "Debranding Options" menu button, (it is located in the top right application menu), tap on it to open the debranding page. (Fig. 3).

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4. "Disable or delete Sprint Carrier Apps" section allow you to manage the carrier apps, if you tap the "Disable Carrier Apps" button the Sprint apps will be backed-up (Fig. 4), in case you would need those apps back in the future you will have to tap the "Restore Carrier Apps" button (Fig. 5).
This feature will get rid of the Hands Free Activation request message by disabling it!

5. If you tap the "Delete Carrier Apps" button the Sprint apps will be deleted, in case you would need those apps back in the future you will have to re-flash the stock rom. (Fig. 6).

6. "Change Carrier Branding to Samsung" section allow you to substitute the boot logo and sound with the Samsung one, while the "Show 4G icon in GSM/UMTS Mode" allow you to change the 4G icon with the one you prefer, just tap on the preferred icon and tap on "4G Data Icon Fix" button to do it. We suggest to use the T-Mobile one because it's nice.

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Contact us should you have any issues.

5. SAMSUNG | ANY Carrier | MSL/SPC Reading App.

Root is needed for this feature to work. Here you can find the instructions to root your phone if needed.

1. Follow the above "idoneapps Samsung, HTC and LG unlock app, Download & Installation" steps from 1 to 11.

2. Open the unlock application, if you purchased the "SAMSUNG | ANY Carrier | MSL/SPC Reading App" the imei.zip file will enable the "Press to read MSL" button, tap on it to read your phone MSL/SPC code. (Fig. 2).

3. The phone should automatically reboot twice, after two reboots open the app again, you will see the MSL on the main screen (Fig. 3, indicated by the red arrow).

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Contact us should you have any issues.

6. SAMSUNG | Multiple Carriers | SIM Unlock, Read MSL/SPC, Debrand, Enable Hotspot & Tethering App | 15 Credits.

1. On our "Place Order" page choose "SAMSUNG | Multiple Carriers | SIM Unlock, Read MSL/SPC, Debrand, Enable Hotspot & Tethering App | 15 Credits", fill your email and tap on CONTINUE button, then proceed to the payment.

2. You will be redirected to the checkout page where you will be informed that a credit file will be sent to the email address you specified when purchasing.

3. Copy the credit file to the internal sdcard root of your customers phone.

4. Follow the above "idoneapps Samsung, HTC and LG unlock app, Download & Installation" steps from 1 to 8.

5. Open "idoneapps unlock app" and tap "Use Credit" button.

6. Follow the above "SAMSUNG | Multiple Carriers | SIM Unlock, Read MSL/SPC, Debrand, Enable Hotspot & Tethering App" steps from 2 to 5.

Below we show a demonstration video of our unlock app and the credit system usage:

7. iPhone | Sprint / Boost | Clean/Blacklisted/Financed IMEI SIM Unlock web service.

Unlock your Sprint or Boost Mobile iPhone! Enter your 15 digit IMEI, read it from your device following these steps:

1. Tap Settings from your Springboard to open the related page.

2. Tap General from the Settings menu.

3. Tap About from the General menu.

4. Scroll down to find your IMEI number displayed.

Triple check it for accuracy! After purchase we will inform you by email when your request has been processed.

If your iPhone IMEI is Clean (not blacklisted) and the device haven't outstanding bill to be paid then you can use this service:

Else if the IMEI is blacklisted or the device is listed as financed then you have to use one of these:

Warning: Please be aware that Blacklisted/Financed Sprint unlocked iPhones will work only with international carriers (Outside the US only).

Check your IMEI and bill status using Swappa and Ting.

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8. ANY Brand | AT&T | Clean IMEI SIM Unlock web service.

Unlock your AT&T phone! Enter your 15 digit IMEI, read it from your device following the steps below.

Before to place the order please check your IMEI using Swappa and Ting.

Android devices:

1. Tap Settings from your notification menu or settings button to open the related page.

2. Tap About device from the Settings menu.

3. Tap Status from the About device menu.

4. Tab IMEI Information to find your IMEI number displayed.

If your phone IMEI is Clean (not blacklisted) and the device haven't outstanding bill to be paid then you can use this service:

Else if the IMEI is blacklisted or the device is listed as financed then you have to use this one:

iPhone devices:

1. Tap Settings from your Springboard to open the related page.

2. Tap General from the Settings menu.

3. Tap About from the General menu.

4. Scroll down to find your IMEI number displayed.

If your iPhone IMEI is Clean (not blacklisted) and the device haven't outstanding bill to be paid then you can use this service:

Else if the IMEI is blacklisted or the device is listed as financed then you have to use this one:

Triple check the IMEI for accuracy! After purchase we will inform you by email when your request has been processed.

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9. Multiple Brands | T-Mobile | SIM Unlock App web service.

This service will grant your phone to be unlocked with the official T-Mobile Unlock App.

1. Install the official T-Mobile Unlock App in your phone if it isn't installed by default. Check that your supports the T-Mobile Android Unlock App else do NOT order, if your phone requires a Network Unlock Code/PIN instead do NOT order (you won't get a refund in such case).

2. Verify that the phone IMEI is recognized from T-Mobile by checking it on the T-Mobile server, else please do not order.

3. Verify BEFORE ordering that the T-Mobile unlock app is connecting to server, else please do not order (you won't get a refund in such case).

4. Open the unlock application, then tap on Permanent Unlock (Fig. 2).

5. If you get the following message: "Unlock Failed: This mobile device is not eligible for unlock." (Fig. 3) then you can place the order, our service will grant the unlock.

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6. When you'll get our notification please redo the above steps, when you'll tap on Permanent Unlock the app will unlock the phone. Please reboot when done.

Note:Blacklisted devices aren't supported, those have to be cleaned before to use this service.

Supported models:
Not all models are listed below, try to install the app in your phone, if it is supported it will be installed.

Alcatel One Touch POP Astro (OT-5042T)
Alcatel OneTouch Evolve (OT-5024N)

Coolpad Rogue (3320A)

HTC One (M9)
HTC Desire (626s)
HTC 10

Kyocera Hydro LIFE (C6530)
Kyocera Hydro Wave (C6740)

LG G Stylo (H631)
LG G4 (H811)
LG G5 (H830)
LG K10
LG Leon LTE (H345)
LG V10 (H901)

Samsung Galaxy Avant (SM-G386T)
Samsung Galaxy Core Prime (SM-G360T)
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime (SM-G530T)
Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700T)
Samsung Galaxy S6 (SM-G920T)
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge (SM-G925T)
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge PLUS (SM-G928T)
Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930T)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (SM-G935T)
Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G950U)
Samsung Galaxy S8+ (SM-G955U)
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 (SM-N920T)
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (SM-N930T)

Sony Xperia Z3 (D6616)

ZTE Avid Plus (Z828)
ZTE Obsidian (Z820)
ZTE Zinger (Z667T)

10. Multiple Brands | MetroPCS | SIM Unlock App web service.

This service will grant your phone to be unlocked with the official MetroPCS Unlock App.

1. Check that your supports the MetroPCS Android Unlock App else do NOT order, if your phone requires a Network Unlock Code/PIN instead do NOT order (you won't get a refund in such case).

2. Install the official MetroPCS Unlock App in your phone if it isn't installed by default.

3. Verify BEFORE ordering that the MetroPCS unlock app is connecting to server, else please do not order (you won't get a refund in such case).

4. Open the unlock application, then tap on Permanent Unlock (Fig. 2).

5. If you get the following message: "Unlock Failed: This mobile device is not eligible for unlock." (Fig. 3) then you can place the order, our service will grant the unlock.

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6. When you'll get our notification please redo the above steps, when you'll tap on Permanent Unlock the app will unlock the phone. Please reboot when done.

Note:This service works even if the phone is blacklisted, by the way in this case you will be able to use it outside the US only once unlocked.

Supported models:
Not all models are listed below, try to install the app in your phone, if it is supported it will be installed.

Alcatel One Touch Fierce XL (OT-5054N)
Coolpad Catalyst (3622A)
HTC Desire 626s
Kyocera Hydro ELITE (C6740 & C6740N)
LG Leon 4G LTE (MS345)
LG G Stylo (MS631)
LG K7 (MS330)
LG K10 (MS428)
LG Stylo 2 Plus (MS550)
Samsung Galaxy J7 (SM-J700T)
Samsung Galaxy On5 (SM-G550T1)
Samsung Galaxy S7 (SM-G930T1)
Samsung Galaxy Core Prime (SM-G360T1)
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime (SM-G530T1)
ZTE Avid PLUS (Z828)
ZTE Obsidian (Z820)
ZTE Zmax Pro