Many of you will be wondering that the tends of the topics of unlocking modem are in the past which I agree until a friend of mine came to meet me to actually help him unlock his Hauwei E173 modem for him and asked me “how much will it cost me” I was shocked so I actually knew some people don’t actually know how to unlock their modems which is actually not good because of people will start using the reason to make money from such people who don’t know how simple it is.
Am not actually saying people that make money from unlocking modems are actually bad but I mean that because you read my blog post and articles then you don’t need to spend money on things like this but actually make money from it 😉 , so lets get to business.
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First, What is Unlocking Of Modems ?
Unlocking a modem means breaking the bond it has with a specified network provider and making it accept all network sim that is inserted into it without problems
Now in Nigeria where I am staying presently, one of the main users of Hauwei E173 modems are Global Communications and they call the modem”NetPro” so even if you are from another country you can still unlock your E173 with this simple process about about to explain to you.
Requirements To Unlock Glo NetPro or Hauwei E173 Modem
- you need the modem available
- The IMEI number which you will find when you remove the top cover of the modem
- A Computer
- Insert a different Sim into the modem and let it bring out the unlock box on your computer when insert.
How To Unlock Huawei E173 Modem
Now, I found a site that can open couple of some huawei modems and even vodafone is included without problems such as E1550, E155, E156, E156G, E160, E160G, E161, E166, E169, E169G, E170, E172, E176, E180, E182E, E196, E226, E270, E271, E272, E510, E612, E618, E620, E630, E630+, E660, E660A, E800, E870, E880, EG162, EG162G, EG602, EG602G, Vodafone K2540 Vodafone K3515 Vodafone K3520 Vodafone K3565 and Vodafone K3715.
So if you own any modem or device who model is found above then this site may probably help you unlock it. Now, back to business.
Step 1: Visit the unlocking site
Step 2: Get the IMEI code of the modem and insert it in the required field
Step 3: After inserting the IMEI code, then click on the CALCULATE button
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Step 4: You will find the unlock code and below that you will find the flash code
Step 5: insert a different network sim into the modem and insert it into the computer and a unlock box will pop out asking you to insert the unlock code
Step 6: Insert the unlock code and click on OK
and the box will disappear and your modem as been unlock 🙂 😀 . And that the simple way of unlocking Huawei E173 modem and others such as E1550, E155, E156, E156G, E160, E160G, E161, E166, E169, E169G, E170, E172, E176, E180, E182E, E196, E226, E270, E271, E272, E510, E612, E618, E620, E630, E630+, E660, E660A, E800, E870, E880, EG162, EG162G, EG602, EG602G, Vodafone K2540 Vodafone K3515 Vodafone K3520 Vodafone K3565 and Vodafone K3715 for free from this site.