how to use an unactivated 5c to att?

Appl3FTW

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i purchased another 5c unactivated.. now i need to know how to use this on att. do i just pop my sim and it should activate itself by going thru the activation screen?
 

Appl3FTW

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This is only when the phone is already setup and activated. If the phone isn't setup it shouldn't matter.
 

alphaod

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If you pop in your SIM and it activates without asking for an iCloud password, you're good.

Otherwise you need to get the latter from the seller or get a refund.