“No Sim Card Installed” Error on iPhone? Here’s the fix


I am using iPhone 8. I installed the SIM but my phone is saying “No SIM Card Installed”. I don’t know why. One of my friend suggested some solutions fix this issue. If you have the same problem, this article will help you to fix it.
Devices: iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 7, iPhone 6, and iPhone 5.
Before trying these solutions,

  1. Restart your phone normally.
  2. Make sure that SIM tray is closed properly.
  3. Make sure that SIM card is properly placed on SIM tray.
  4. Remove the SIM card from your phone and clean the SIM slot. Then insert the SIM card back.
  5. Use another SIM card and check.

Solution 1: Check for Update

  1. Connect your iPhone to Wi-Fi or Cellular data.
  2. Launch Settings->General->Software Update.
  3. If update is available, tap “Download and Install”.software update iphone x

Solution 2: Force Restart
iPhone 5, 6, & 7
Press and hold the Home Button and Power/Side Button simultaneously until the Apple Logo appears.
iPhone 8 and X

  1. Press Volume Up button and quickly release it. And then Press Volume Down button and quickly release it.
  2. At last, press and hold the Side Button (Wake/Sleep) until the Apple logo appears.

Solution 3: Check for “Carrier Settings Update”

  1. Connect your device to Wi-Fi/Cellular network.
  2. Launch Settings->General->About. Wait for 20-25 seconds.
  3. If update is available, a pop-up box will appear. Tap “Update” in the pop-up box.carrier update

When you insert a new SIM, download the Carrier Settings for your new SIM.
Solution 4: Refresh Airplane Mode

  1. Go to Settings->Airplane Mode.
  2. Turn off Airplane Mode.
  3. Wait for 30 seconds and then turn it on.refresh airplane Mode

You can also do it through Control center.
Solution 5: Reset Network settings

  1. Go to Settings->General->Reset.
  2. Tap “Reset Network Settings”.
  3. Enter passcode if required and tap “Reset Network Settings” in the pop-up box.Reset Network Settings

Note: This action will reset all Wi-Fi Networks & passwords, APN & VPN settings, and Cellular Settings of the iPhone.
Other solutions:

  1. Check Apple warranty status. If your iPhone covers warranty, take it to the Apple Service Center.
  2. Restore your phone to Factory Settings.

If you know any other solutions to fix this issue, let us know through your comments.

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