PUK or ‘Personal Unlocking Key’ on an alcatel one touch Tracfone is a unique code, an extra level security that protects your SIM card data. A Tracfone PUK code is also the SIM lock code.
In this blog post you learn how to fix a A205g alcatel one touch Tracfone that needs a PUK code
TracFone do not own their network hardware. They are cellular reseller that lease space on other carriers’ network using mobile wireless devices like samsung, LG, alcatel etc. The network data is stored in the cell phone memory, and the serial number is connected to an account on the carrier’s network. The TracFone PUK code is randomly generated by the carrier’s network when the SIM PIN locks.
The default SIM PIN code on TracFones is 0000 but not enabled by default, if this SIM lock pin has been entered incorrectly for 3 consecutive times, it result in an automatic lock out requesting a puk code. The only means of unlocking an Alcatel or LG tracfone is by inputting the correct puk code or changing sim card. No need to try the default PUK codes like 0000, 1234 and 1227, they wont work. TracFone PUK Codes are eight digits
PUK code is related to a SIM card and can only be obtained from service provider, making it possible as a Trackfone subscriber, to get your PUK number with ease by contacting Tracfone customer service with your SIM serial number on your cell phones.
Getting a Tracfone PUK Code
- What should I do if my phone displays the message “Enter PUK code”?
- How can you get your puk code for my tracfone without calling costumer service?
- What is my PUK code number and where can I find it?
- Is this the message you are seeing on your Tracfone – PIN BLOCKED. ENTER PUK CODE REMAINING 9
ANSWER: The Only way to get a puk code for a locked tracfone, is to call or contact TracFone retail outlet near you free of charge
The “Enter PUK code” message means that the SIM card is blocked. This usually occur when you attempted to change the settings on the SIM card too many times
Entering the Tracfone PUK Code
Enter the PUK code on your gotten from the TracFones customer care service with the dial pad. Input the New Sim Pin ,Check the “Settings” menu under “Security.” Some LG and alcatel phones have separate settings for the SIM PIN and handset lock, so make sure you choose the correct lock.
if all fails, and you cannot unlock you an alcatel one touch Tracfone, unfortunately, SIM card replacement is the only choice you have