How to unlock your Huawei USB 3G Modem
So you have bought your USB 3G Modem..... used it for a while.. but the service is very bad! And you have been thinking about switching carrier.. but the only problem is the modem is locked!
Don't worry! if you happen to have Huawei E160E or Huawei E169 modem, you are in luck!
Follow these easy steps!
1 Get the unlock code:
Just go to this webpage and follow the instructions!
Step1: Enter your IMEI number
Step2: Enter the security code
Step3: Press calculate!
Your unlock code will be shown in the next screen!
Copy down this number.
2. Unlock your modem:
To unlock your modem,
1. Insert a 3rd party carrier SIM card into the modem (has to be a different carrier)
2. Plug the USB modem into any spare USB slot in your computer
3. A screen will pop up asking you if you want to unlock your modem.
4. Key in your unlock code and your modem will be unlocked
Do let me know if you have any questions!