Insert SIM Card - HTC Desire® 526

Caution Caution:

  • Don't attempt to insert the SIM card while the device is powered on. Doing so may harm the SIM card and/or the device.
  • Don't modify or alter your SIM card. Refer to these additional 4G SIM card do's and don'ts.

  1. Ensure that the device is powered off.
  2. From the USB port (located on the bottom edge) gently lift and remove the battery cover.
    Remove battery cover
  3. From the notch in lower edge of the battery compartment, lift and remove the battery.
    Remove battery
  4. Pull the SIM tray out.
    Pull the SIM tray out
  5. With the gold contacts facing up and the notch located in the lower-left, insert the card into the tray as shown.
    Insert SIM
  6. Position the tray at the edge of the slot at an angle. Then carefully slide the tray into the slot.
    Insert SIM tray
  7. Insert the battery (with its exposed copper contacts first) into the battery compartment then gently press the battery into place.
    Insert battery
  8. Align the battery cover then gently press to snap the cover into place.
    Close battery cover

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