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Inserting SIM card on iPhone 5

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I am following the directions, but still can't insert SIM card?

I can't insert SIM card, I have watched a video and read instructions but it still won't go in

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This is probably caused by the size of the SIM card. There are three common sizes: mini, micro, and nano. Some phones like iPhone and Samsung S6 require the smallest of the three: nano, which measures 12.3 mm by 8.8 mm. If you have a mini- or micro-sized SIM card, you will need to visit the office of your carrier and get a replacement of the appropriate size. You may need the SIM card itself. Some countries will ask for your ID like a passport too.

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Inserting the SIM card into the tray?

Hi, I don't see how can I insert the SIM card into the tray. Is the SIM supposed to sit securely in the tray? Thanks

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Look at the tray: it has a depression that matches the shape of the nano SIM (you have to have a nano SIM card for this not a micro SIM or standard SIM card). Put the SIM so that it lies on the tray but does not protrude from it at all. The SIM must rest with the "cut off corner" edge closer to the tiny tray lid.

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How to reinsert SIM card into tray?

How do I insert the SIM card on the correct side for it to fit back into my phone, can get tray to slide in only so far. I have tried: Placing the SIM card in the tray, but when I slide it into my phone the card will not stay in place

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