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Can't activate my iPhone7
CATVEN50
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Am I alone... Is it Apple server that is over flowing... What's the deal ?

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Re: Can't activate my iPhone7
Weth
Sr. Leader

FIXED:

I had to call 1 (800) 922-0204

and then say "Activate", confirm my number

After that I turned off phone and back on and it worked.

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Re: Can't activate my iPhone7
RNCCRN9706
Member

Nope. I got mine delivered at 3:35EST and I cannot activate it either!

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Re: Can't activate my iPhone7
Weth
Sr. Leader

I am getting the same - unable to activate. Tried wifi and cellular and online - no success any of the three ways. "Activation server cannot be reached" Sounds like Verizon crashed or is overloaded.

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Re: Can't activate my iPhone7
Weth
Sr. Leader

FIXED:

I had to call 1 (800) 922-0204

and then say "Activate", confirm my number

After that I turned off phone and back on and it worked.

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Re: Can't activate my iPhone7
MDT22
Member

I've turned mine off and on dozens of times now.

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Re: Can't activate my iPhone7
DARCHA26
Member

Worked me too. Automated activation process. My old sim card stopped working as soon as I pressed 1 to activate.

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VJPREZ
Member

How do I call if I have no way to call bbefore phone is activated?

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Re: Can't activate my iPhone7
RNCCRN9706
Member

Yeah...I can't call from my new iPhone because it is NOT activated yet. VZW apparently did away with the CS chat feature here...asking for help on FB has been futile as well.

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Re: Can't activate my iPhone7
Weth
Sr. Leader

You call from your old phone or another phone. Just find a friend.

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Re: Can't activate my iPhone7
jagins
Member

That worked. Thank you!

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