How To: Bypass the Activation Screen on the HTC Droid Incredible

I. Bypass the Activation Screen on a Droid Phone -

1. On the Welcome screen with the touch the android to begin icon, do the following:

2. Tap the top left corner of the screen then

3. Tap the top right corner of the screen then

4. Tap the bottom right corner of the screen ( just above the grey bar along the bottom with emergency dial and change language in it) then

5. Tap the bottom left corner of the screen ( just above the grey bar along the bottom with emergency dial and change language in it).

6. That’s it, should pop up the home screen shortly, if not retry. Remember not to drag your finger, simple tap top left, top right, bottom right, bottom left.

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  • fender62

    is there a bypass for htc magic tha above does not work, or is there any way of accessing the phone via usb
    to flash, i have tried but nothing happens when i plug in phone, my sdk works on my other android magic

  • john

    this does not work on the incredible. just press activate then press end call, repeat that 4 or 5 times it will just skip it

    • http://profiles.google.com/hermanj James Paul Herman

      yes it does. once you’ve finished step 6, you hit the menu button to “commit the change” then the device prompts you to reboot.

    • Andy

      What is the ‘activate’ button ? Does doing this and pressing End call, 4-5 times, skip the boot screens going forward for my INC ?

  • Guest

    1. Select emergency call and dial ##778.
    2. Select edit and enter service password 000000.
    3. Select NAM Settings.
    4. Change Mobile Directory number to 0000000000 (Ten digits).
    5. Change MIN1 to 0000000 (Seven digits).
    6. Change Mobile Country Code to 000 (Three digits).
    7. As you back out “Commit the Change”.

    • Andy

      Are these 7 steps supposed to skip the boot screens going forward on the INC ?

    • Fern9arellano

      Hi i was wondering once you do these steps is there any way you can revert back, because this deletes the phones number and it is needed for google talk wich i like???
      I need to put a number back on the phone

      • Fubar Jh

        format the phone to reactivate actavation screen

    • Benjamin

      I TRIED BUT CANT EDIT THE MOBILE DIRECTORY NUMBER

  • Jaey_czee09

    thanks!work for me.:)

  • Guest

    I did everything asked on the seven steps and it worked for me. . . Have been trying to use my old Incredible as a wifi only device.  Now I can!

  • Hamdi Farah