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IPHONE 4S stuck in activation lock after firmware upgrade


iMore Question

Hello everyone recently i bought one iphone 4s which was on ios 6.x.x which was activated but not accepted sim because it was operator locked from England Orange but after i upgrade it to 7.1 now it is stuck on activation any suggestion for me????

Thanks in advance


Ambassador Team Leader, Senior Moderator
Jan 8, 2012
Define "operator lock". If it means locked to a previous owner's iCloud account, there's nothing we or Apple can do for you. The previous owner's iCloud credentials are the only thing that can deactivate the iCloud activation lock.