Fix Galaxy Note 8 Not Registered On Network Error


Samsung Galaxy Note 8 is the best Android smartphone that you can find around at the moment. Galaxy Note 8 comes with top-of-the-line specifications. Galaxy Note 8 is a perfect combination of craftsmanship and design. The Galaxy Note 8 sports a massive 6.3-inch WQHD+ display having an 8 MP selfie shooter and no-home button. Galaxy Note 8’s dual-rear camera setup is there to excite all the smartphone photography enthusiasts. This is the first Note device to come with a massive 6 GB RAM. Galaxy Note 8’s internal storage is 64 GB. It runs on Android Nougat out of the box. Note 8’s most highlighted feature is basically the introduction of the new dual-rear camera setup with dual OIS. If you have bought this device and you are encountering the Not Registered On Network error on your brand new Galaxy Note 8, then it’s time to fix it.

Galaxy Note 8 Not Registered On Network

The Not Registered On Network error can occur due to a number of reasons. This error often ends up displaying No Service on your phone where the name of your network carrier should appear. Not Registered On Network is simply linked to the No Service issue. This error comes up whenever you try to dial a number. You are unable to make calls, send SMS messages and also unable to use mobile data. Fixing this error is more than important as you shouldn’t lose connectivity to your network. As long as you haven’t tweaked the IMEI of your phone, fixing this error is pretty easy. Let’s move on to all the solutions that will help you to fix Not Registered On Network error on Galaxy Note 8.

Fix Galaxy Note 8 that is showing Not Registered On Network Error

Method#1: Turn on Flight Mode and then turn it off

  1. Pull down the notification bar on your Galaxy Note 8.
  2. Tap the small plane icon saying “Flight mode”.
  3. Wait for a minute.
  4. Pull down the notification bar again and this time tap the Flight mode button to turn it off.
  5. Check if the error is gone now or not.

Method#2: Pull out the SIM card and put it in again

It is pretty possible that the SIM card got disturbed in your phone and this error is coming up. In order to resolve this, you can simply pull ou the SIM card and insert it back making sure that the SIM card is rightly inserted in your phone.

Method#3: Reset Network Settings

  1. Go to your phone’s Settings.
  2. In Settings > About device > RESET.
  4. It will reset your network connection now.
  5. Reboot your phone once done.
  6. Check if the error is gone or not.

Method#4: Search for correct Network

  1. Go to settings on your phone.
  2. In Settings > Connections > Mobile Networks > Network operators.
  3. In the Network operators, check if the name of your operator is correct or not. If the name isn’t correct, then tap Network operators > Search networks > once it brings the name of your network, select it and reboot your phone.

Method#5: Try SIM card of another network

It isn’t always necessary that there is some issue with your phone. The issue can be with your carrier as well. You can try using the SIM card of another network. If that SIM card works fine, then it means there is some problem with your carrier particularly. In this case, you need to visit your carrier’s nearest service centre.


Usama is a software engineer by profession and at he uses his expertise to solve everyday consumer tech problems with his main areas of interest being Android, iOS and Windows.


  1. I’ve tried all the methods you proposed but still didn’t work, Its really annoying!!
    however, method#4, I couldn’t register with the network provider: unable to connect!
    any further solutions ?

  2. i updated Samsung note8 via PC smartswitch – soon after that it says not registered on network , tried all the methods i think it require the official software patch for recovery

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