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Experience:  Over 20 years of experience in the Electronics and IT industries.
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I have a Sony Expe and I'm trying to use the phone again but

Customer Question

JA: Hi. How can I help?
Customer: I have a Sony Expe and I'm trying to use the phone again but cannot connect it to rian phone which I haven't used for a couple of years. It is PAYG and I need to use it again but cannot connect it to the internet.
JA: Does your network appear in the Wi-Fi list on your phone?
Customer: Please be patient with me.... I am 83 years old !
JA: Are other devices (computer, tablet, etc.) connecting to the router?
Customer: Yes ....both computer and tablet
JA: Anything else you want the Smartphone Expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: No thank you.
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Android Devices
Expert:  Virtual-mod replied 6 months ago.

I've been working hard to find a Professional to assist you with your question, but sometimes finding the right Professional can take a little longer than expected.

I wonder whether you're ok with continuing to wait for an answer. If you are, please let me know and I will continue my search. If not, feel free to let me know and I will cancel this question for you.

Thank you!
Expert:  Pete replied 6 months ago.


If the PAYG phone has not been used for a couple of years then the number will have been deactivated.

You will need to get a new PAYG SIM card and fit it to the phone.

Please let me know if you have any further questions on this topic and I'll be happy to help.
Have a good day,