How To Activate a Jio Number
What is Jio Number?
Reliance Jio mobile number can be known by just dialling a simple USSD code on the mobile. Open the dialer on your mobile. Dial *1#. The number will be displayed as a flash message on your phone screen.
How To Activate a Jio Number
For activating both voice-based services and data services, you must first dial 1977 from your Jio number. You can confirm your identity by entering the last 4 digits of the identification number you have submitted while filling in your Jio SIM application. The SIM will get activated within 1 or 2 hours.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can I activate my Jio SIM number?
Please call 1977 from your Jio SIM to complete the tele-verification process. If you wish to activate only Data services, dial 1800-890-1977 from any number. You can tele-verify your number using one of the following options: Enter 5 Digit PIN received on your alternate number OR.
What is the starting number of Jio?
Jio numbers in India typically start with the digit “6” because of the way mobile number series allocation is done by the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) in India. Each telecom operator in the country is assigned a specific number series by the DoT for their mobile numbers.
How do I keep my Jio SIM active?
Which recharges are applicable under the “JioExclusive” Program to keep Jio SIM Active? You need to recharge with Jio prepaid smartphone plan (Rs. 199 and above) or subscribe to JioPostpaid Plus plan (Rs. 399 or above).
How can I activate my suspended Jio number?
You can call Jio’s customer care at 199 to unblock your Jio SIM. You will be asked to provide some information such as your name, date of birth and father’s name to unblock your card. Login with your credentials on the Jio website.
How do I keep my Jio SIM active while abroad?
- Open the MyJio App and Tap on ‘Mobile’ icon.
- Select ‘International roaming’
- Click on ‘International Activations’ and click on ‘Activate’ button to activate International Roaming.
Why is my Jio SIM not working?
Common Reasons for Jio SIM Not Working
Incorrect SIM Slot: Modern smartphones often have hybrid SIM slots, and if your Jio SIM card is inserted into the microSD card slot, it won’t work. Locked SIM Card: Not using your Jio SIM for an extended period can lead to its locking.
How long is Jio SIM inactive?
If you do not do any recharge in 90 days, your number might get disconnected.
What do I dial to check my Jio number?
Dial *1# for Sim 1, or *2# for Sim 2. Alternatively, you can dial 1299 as well. You should get a pop-up or a message with your current Jio mobile number! If that doesn’t happen, or you can’t access your dialer app, scroll ahead to the other methods on this list.
How can I select my Jio number online?
- Open the Jio.com website.
- Enter the current Jio number and enter the OTP.
- Add your name, PIN Code and your preferred fancy number up to 4-5 digits and then, click on ‘Show available numbers’
- Choose the numbers from the available list and then click on ‘Proceed’
- Tap on ‘Pay Now’ and book your Choice Number.
Is Jio number free?
Getting a Jio SIM card is completely free. There are no charges for home delivery, no activation charges, and no security deposit. However, to use Jio services you need activate an applicable plan of your choice. What are the additional benefits of a Jio connection?