iPhone IMEI

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Found 24th Feb 2009
Need to find out the IMEI number of my iPhone. Bought two at the weekend and have got the boxes mixed up !! Need the IMEI number in order to register for my insurance. Thanks

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Dial *#06# to display imei

It's the same for 99.9% of mobiles

*#06#

Yep, works on 3g iphone too

Has anyone managed to change this number yet? I'm hoping not!

bazzaric;4478286

Has anyone managed to change this number yet? I'm hoping not!



You can't change the imei. And I can't see a valid (legal) reason for wanting to do so:?

usuallu imei number is on the battery too is it not?

bazzaric;4478286

Has anyone managed to change this number yet? I'm hoping not!


The IMEI? Why would you need to its considered a serious offence and upto 5 years inprisonable!!!!

shosie;4478361

usuallu imei number is on the battery too is it not?


LOL not on an iphone you cant get at the battery without dismantling the phone!

harlzter;4478374

LOL not on an iphone you cant get at the battery without dismantling the … LOL not on an iphone you cant get at the battery without dismantling the phone!



awwww lol. never seen an iphone tbh so wouldnt know

shosie;4478361

usuallu imei number is on the battery too is it not?



No imei is ever on the battery....... Behind the battery on the phone, maybe.

At least you were along the right lines for most phones.

*#06# has always worked for me though.:thumbsup:

Original Poster

Thanks all for the responses and rep to the first 2 replies

jtx;4478360

You can't change the imei. And I can't see a valid (legal) reason for … You can't change the imei. And I can't see a valid (legal) reason for wanting to do so:?



I've done it on old Nokias in the past. Not sure why I did it but..... :lol:

I've got an old GD55 somewhere that won't work due to a bad flash. The flash contained the IMEI and i'd love to get a changer to put the correct one on it.

jtx;4478360

You can't change the imei. And I can't see a valid (legal) reason for … You can't change the imei. And I can't see a valid (legal) reason for wanting to do so:?



harlzter;4478366

The IMEI? Why would you need to its considered a serious offence and upto … The IMEI? Why would you need to its considered a serious offence and upto 5 years inprisonable!!!!



hence the reason saying 'i'm hoping not' ;-)
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