How to Activate SIM Card in iPhone 7

“Oh my God! I put the SIM Card in iPhone 7, but it seems that the device can’t read the card. What can I do? Is there something wrong with my iPhone 7? Is that mean SIM Card is unusable? I have no idea about it. How to deal with this problem? If you can give me some suggestions, I will be thankful to you.”

For those who want to know how to activate SIM card in iPhone 7, you have better pay attention to the following several points:

• Make sure the SIM card in your iPhone 7;

• Check if your SIM card is damaged or locked. Or it will cause the NO SIM or Invalid SIM error;

• If SIM card is okay, then you can begin the iPhone 7 setup journey.


Ⅰ How to Activate iPhone 7 with Verizon SIM Card

To activate iPhone 7 on Verizon, you can have three options, Wi-Fi, OTA or iTunes activation. Here we get iPhone 7 activation started with Wi-Fi activation method first.

Step 1: Verify the old iPhones are powered off prior to activating iPhone 7.

Step 2: Press the Power button (top-right edge) to power iPhone 7 on.

Step 3: Slide from left to right anywhere on the “Hello” screen.

Step 4: Choose language and country (or region).

Step 5: Opt for a Wi-Fi network to connect. Then make a decision on Location Services (on or off).

Step 6: Set up Touch ID and create a passcode (usually six-digit passcode, and Passcode Options gives you more freedom on customization passcode).

Step 7: Restore or transfer your Apps &data from old iOS devices or Android device.

• Restore from iCloud Backup

• Restore from iTunes Backup

• Set Up as New iPhone

• Move Data from Android (use Move to iOS App or directly apply iPhone 7 transfer to move data from computer to new iPhone 7.)

Step 8: Sign in with Apple ID. Followed by iCloud Drive, Apple Pay and iCloud keychain setups.

Step 9: Choose one from two: Turn on Siri or Turn on Siri Later.

Step 10: Display resolution selection: Standard or Zoomed. Then tap Next to continue.

Step 11: Tap Get Started to begin using your iPhone 7.

Note: The iPhone 7 activation process takes 2-3 minutes, and after that you will see the status bar at the top of the screen changes from No Service to Verizon.


Ⅱ How to Activate iPhone 7 with ATT&T SIM Card

Step 1: Make a data backup from your old iPhone. You can rely on iTunes to transfer data from old iPhone to iCloud or computer (Mac/Windows PC).

Step 2: Access to ATT&T official wireless activation site. Then enter your wireless number and billing or shipping ZIP code as shown on the picture. Tap continue.

Step 3: Turn off your iPhone 7. About 5 minutes later, restart your iPhone 7. Your ATT&T iPhone 7 is activated now with only 3 steps.


Well, that’s all about how to activate SIM Card in iPhone 7, by the way, if your iPhone 7 get any trouble and bugs, you can use Tenorshare iCareFone to fix them.

How to Recover Encrypted iPhone 7 Backup Password

“Help! It’s my iPhone 7. I choose to encrypt backup file in iTunes by accident. And then the next time, when I try to type the password to unlock encrypted iPhone backup file, it tells me that password is correct, and now when I would like to cancel it, but it still needs password. I have uninstall iTunes and install the latest version. The original backup has been deleted. However, it still asks me to type the password if I would like to abolish it What’s more, I also need to enter the correct password if I wish to backup another file. So how can I cope with it? Does anyone know how to recover encrypted iPhone 7 backup password? Tell me please. Thanks in advance.”


Since iPhone 7 came to our eyes and is on sale in this month, more and more Apple fans choose this iPhone 7 as their new smart phone. In this case, in order to transfer data from old iPhone to new iPhone 7, they need to backup old data at first, and then restore the data to iPhone 7. However, some users create a backup password to encrypt the files, but forget the password by accident, and some of them even had no idea about when the password is created and what the password is. On this occasion, how to recover encrypted iPhone 7 backup password is around the corner. And that is the main idea of this article is talking about.

How to recover encrypted iPhone 7 backup file password without data loss? You can actually use the Tenorshare iPhone Backup Unlocker to do that. This is the better option to do that. You don’t have to factory reset the phone, no need to guess the password for so long. This software is designed to recover backup password in iPhone. It has Standard and Professional versions. It supports all iPhone, iPad and iPod devices. You can see how to use it as below.

To lose iPhone backup password is really a sad thing. Fortunately, you can use iPhone Backup Unlocker program to figure out the password. Let’s see how to do that.
Step 1: Download and install this professional backup unlocker to your Windows-based computer. And then open software to see the whole process.
Step 2: Then you can see the whole interface of this software. Then just import your iPhone backup file to this software. Dropdown the menu to see or enter the file.

Step 3: Then you need to select a password attack type. One is Brute-force attack, one is Brute-force with Mask Attack and the other is Dictionary Attack.

Step 4: Click the Start button to recover iPhone backup file password. After a while, you can see your backup password showing from a pop up window. You can click the button to open password folder or to copy the password and use it to recover backup file password.


Well, that’s all about how to unlock iPhone backup password in iPhone 7 with this practical way. That’s so easy, aren’t it? If you have any other better ideas, welcome to share with us.