What Happens During Porting?

How long does porting a number take?

There are a few things that have to happen to move your number from one carrier to another (this is called a port), and the elapsed time may vary depending on how quickly your current provider processes the port.

On average, ports take 7-10 days to complete; however, they can take up to 4 weeks in rare cases..

What will happen to my balance if I port my number?

You will lose any unused balance within your pre-paid account once your phone number has been ported (transferred) to another operator or another State (Telecom Circle). You are advised therefore to use up all of your account credit before the MNP porting (transfer) process takes place.

Can I cancel my port request after applying for porting?

A. A subscriber may withdraw the porting request within 24 hours of submitting porting request by sending SMS to 1900.

How can I track my SIM port?

How can I track the status of my Service Request ?Sign In to MyJio app.Tap on menu tab and select ‘Jio Care’ option.Tap on Track Request, the list of all your Service Requests and their status will be available.

Why does number porting take so long?

Why Porting Phone Numbers Take so Long. The reasons why porting numbers takes so long are multi-faceted and are often caused by the carriers themselves. In a nutshell, carriers don’t want you to leave their platform and so will make the process more difficult that it needs to be.

How can I check my porting status?

Provide your mobile number, 8 digit unique id given by your service provider and captcha code, you will get the status of your mobile number portability. How to port: 1. To get unique porting ID send message as ‘PORT to 1900.

Can I use my old SIM while porting?

You can use it as normal until it goes offline for the porting process to get under way. There is no way of knowing exactly when this wull happen but using it won’t affect the transfer process.

What happens to old SIM after porting?

Your old SIM will be deactivated within one hour of the stated time of porting. Your new SIM card will be activated within two hours of the stated porting time. Can a subscriber submit a porting request to more than one operator at the same time?

Can I port my sim online?

Mobile Number Portability (MNP) allows you to port any telecom operator number to Airtel without the hassle of changing existing sim number. … Other network postpaid users can also port number to Airtel prepaid online without any hassle. Airtel prepaid sim will be delivered free at doorstep.

How long does it take for SIM to activate after porting?

The new operator can now claim the number and activate services on the new number. This process usually takes about 7 working days, the time before you get the new activated SIM.