What is MetroPCS activation code?

What is MetroPCS activation code?

Dial “*228” from the phone you’re activating. Provide an eight-digit code of your choosing, your name and address when prompted by the system. The phone will be programmed for you and an account set up.

How do I find my 8 digit security code for Metro PCS?

If you have a lost MetroPCS PIN, you’ll have to get on the phone with customer service to get it sorted out. You account PIN (sometimes called Security Number) is an 8-digit number you created when setting up your account, or often times provided as the 8-digit birth date of the account holder.

What is my Metro PCS account number and PIN?

Metro PCS. Your account number is the nine-digit number found on your online Metro PCS profile. Your PIN is the same as the passcode you use when you call Metro PCS — usually your eight-digit birthday, unless you changed it.

What does GSVO mean on my call log?

Because sometimes robodialers aren’t set up correctly and show the number they’re calling as their callerID. GSM means Global System for Mobile. GSVO may be a robodialer that’s set to a callerID of “GSVO”.

Can I just switch SIM cards between MetroPCS phones?

If you already have MetroPCS service and want to move it to another phone, be sure the phone is compatible with MetroPCS by checking online. Then, move the SIM card from your old phone to a new phone. If the old SIM card is a format that doesn’t work in your new phone, contact MetroPCS for a new SIM card.

How much is it to activate a phone at MetroPCS?

Existing customers can add new lines to their account by visiting a Metro by T-Mobile store or by calling Customer Care at 1-888-8metro8. Is there an activation fee? Currently, there is no fee to activate when you use the Online Activation Tool.

What is the default SIM PIN for Metro?

Tap Change SIM PIN. Enter your current SIM PIN. The default SIM PIN is 1234. Tap OK.

What is my PIN number on my phone?

In mobile devices, the PIN acts like a password preventing other people from gaining unauthorized access to your device. This is a numeric code which must be entered each time the device is started (unless the PIN security feature is turned off).

How do I view my text message history on MetroPCS?

Choose “Recent Activity,” then select “Data.” The text and data information loads onto the screen. Next to each sent and received text is the exact time and the phone number it was sent to.

How do I view my call history on MetroPCS?

MetroPCS allows users to check calling history at no charge through an online MetroPCS account. Dial “611” to access the “MyMetro” online account from the phone. If you have not set up an online account, you will be prompted to install “MyMetro” on the phone before you can view the calling history.

How do I know if my phone is compatible with MetroPCS?

Finding your IMEI number (simply dial *#06# on your phone, or check within your Settings menu). Entering your IMEI into Metro’s compatibility checker. If you get the proverbial green light, next you’ll need a Metro by T-Mobile/MetroPCS SIM card in order for your phone to work with Metro.

How do I activate a metroPCS phone?

Any phone activation process varies by carrier. Once your MetroPCS phone is unlocked, check out your intended carrier’s info on their “bring your own device” policies—often, there’s a dedicated portal where you can check your unlocked Metro phone’s compatibility with their network and continue the activation process from there.

How do I pay someone else’s Metro PCS phone bill?

How do I pay someone else’s Metro PCS phone bill? You can pay the Metro PCS bill of someone else such as a friend or relative using the one-time payment option on the Metro by T-Mobile website. The only thing you need for this is the phone number of the person. You can even pay someone’s phone bill without them knowing.

Will unlocking my MetroPCS phone expand my carrier options?

While unlocking your MetroPCS phone will certainly expand your carrier options, you can’t necessarily bring your phone to any carrier you want—you’ll need to make sure your device is compatible with the network you’re interested in.