Enable / Disable / Modify SIM PIN - VZAccess® Manager v7 (Windows®)

Note Notes:
  • Enabling the Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Personal Identification Number (PIN) locks the SIM card so it can't be used until the correct code is entered. If the incorrect PIN code is entered too many times, refer to Locating the 4G SIM PIN/PUK - My Verizon Website to obtain a new PIN Unblocking Key (PUK).
  • To enable, disable, or modify SIM PIN, Network Mode must be set to GSM. Refer to Changing the Network Selection for assistance.

  1. Open VZAccess Manager.
    Note From the Windows desktop, click Start > All Programs (Programs) > VZAccess Manager.
    Note With Windows 10, click Start > Apps icon Apps Menu icon (located in the top-left corner) > All apps (located in the bottom-left corner) > VZAccess Manager.
  2. Click Options > Preferences.
    Options menu with Preferences highlighted

Enabling SIM PIN
Disabling SIM PIN
Modifying SIM PIN

Enabling SIM PIN

  1. From the WWAN Device option, click Enable SIM PIN.
    Preferences screen with Enable SIM PIN option highlighted
  2. Enter the current PIN code.
    Note The default PIN code is 1111.
    SIM Card PIN screen with the default PIN code entered
  3. Click OK.
    Confirmation screen with OK highlighted

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Disabling SIM PIN

  1. From the WWAN Device option, click Disable SIM PIN.
    Preferences screen with Disable SIM PIN option highlighted
  2. Enter the current PIN code.
    Note The default PIN code is 1111.
    SIM Card PIN screen with the default PIN code entered
  3. Click OK.
    Confirmation screen with OK highlighted

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Modifying SIM PIN

  1. From the WWAN Device option, click Modify SIM PIN.
    Note SIM PIN must be enabled in order to access the "Modify SIM PIN" option.
    Preferences screen with Modify SIM PIN option highlighted
  2. Enter the following information then click OK.
    Current PIN code
    The default or last modified PIN code.
    New PIN code
    A PIN code consisting of 4 to 8-digits.
    Confirm new PIN code
    Retype desired PIN code.
    Note The default PIN code is 1111.
    Change SIM PIN screen
  3. Click OK.
    Confirmation screen with OK highlighted

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