If you are on giffgaff or VectoneMobile then you can disable / ‘recover’ / switch your number over the web if you have a backup SIM . Just login to your mobile networks web portal then navigate to UPDATE MY SIM your old SIM can be shutdown and number transferred to your new SIM.
BUT DO NOT FORGET YOUR WEB PASSWORD since password resets are only SMS’d to your OLD / LOST mobile !
VectoneMobile USSD short codes
- *102# = remaining call credit
- *1260# = remaining data allowance
VectoneMobile Access Point Name (APN)
Note : you may need to set this manually if you have a Huawei HONOR KIW-L21 mobile
for the last two months @giffgaff have given me an extra 1G free when i overran and the mktg ploy works i was orig on £8, then £10 and now the £20 for 30G deal
i mean works for them 🙂 im now paying £12 a month extra maybe its time to switch to @superdrug mobile or @vectone mobile £10 for 30G
what are your annual giff gaff stats ?
apparently i have
- been a member / user for 1689 days
- used 33G of data in 2018
- used enough mins to have sung happy birthday 12479 times (!) in 2018
- sent 3000 txts in 2018
note you’ll get free calls and texts to other giffgaff numbers as long as you top-up at least £5 every 3 months.
giffgaff are now offering mobile 3G and 4G tethering up to 6G/m and early repurchase
you now have to topup by #10 or more every 3 months to get free giffgaff 2 giffgaff calls and texts