If I Deactivate a Lost Phone but Find It, Can the Phone Be Reactivated?



Yes, a phone that is deactivated after being lost can be reactivated, however the phone number may not be able to be restored.

If the phone is outfitted with a GSM SIM card and is deactivated longer than 20 days, it will require a new SIM card.

See also: Why Does a SIM Card Expire 20 Days After Deactivation? 

See also: Is My Republic Wireless SIM Card CDMA or GSM?


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