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Re: IT abbreviations .....

thank you MI5 & jonsie for answering those serious questions for me, I have bookmarked both of your posts 

 

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imeri ..... ..... ..... as in imeri barrred

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International Mobile Station Equipment Identity

The IMEI number is used by a GSM network to identify valid devices and therefore can be used for stopping a stolen phone from accessing that network.

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thanks for that jonsie ..... I have bookmarked your post

& of course my next question is ..... what is GSM

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@WispaRed7 wrote:

thanks for that jonsie ..... I have bookmarked your post

& of course my next question is ..... what is GSM


GSM (Global System for Mobile communications) is an open, digital cellular technology used for transmitting mobile voice and data services.

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HTC

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SMS

 

GPL

 

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@jonsie wrote:

Short Message Service

General Public License


thanks jonsie, I have bookmarked them Smiley Happy

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