Quick Answer: Can You Port A Number That Has Been Disconnected?

Can you Port someone else’s number?

The short answer is yes, maybe.

If you aren’t the account holder then the number can easily be ported by the account holder without your permission needed.

Say your parents get a really good deal on a new family cell phone plan, or find a better plan for any line under their service..

Can you port a number that is not in your name?

You must have permission from the legal owner to port the number to your name. Porting a number that does not belong to you is illegal.

How do you check your voicemail if your phone is disconnected?

Typically, you can dial your phone number from another device, wait for the voicemail message, and then hit * to enter the voicemail system. You will then be asked for your pin/access code or maybe even your phone number.

What is a disconnected phone number?

Date Updated: 07/07/2015. Disconnected Phone Numbers on Message Report Numbers are marked as disconnected because our system has detected disconnected tones from the carrier. Please call that number directly to verify it is still in service.

Is there an app that says your number is disconnected?

Combined with Google Voice’s block feature, those callers will ring once, get dropped to a “this number has been disconnected” message, and likely never call again. Call Filter is free in the Android App Market, but a pro version of the app that also blocks SMS messages is available for just under $4 USD.

What is required to port a number?

Send the following text message – PORT followed by your 10-digit mobile number to TRAI’s central number for mobile number portability – 1900. Example: Send ‘PORT 98xxxxxx98’ to 1900. You’ll receive an SMS back with a port out code which will remain valid for only 15 days. 3.

How can you tell if a phone is disconnected?

Try to call it from an active phone if it is disconnected you will hear a message stating that. Or send a text message to it from an active cell phone and see if it goes threw if it does but you do not receive it your phone is disconnected or if it doesn’t go threw at all its disconnected.

How do you know if a phone line is disconnected?

Try to dial a number that you know works, such as a landline or another cell phone in your house. If you are successfully able to dial it, you know that the cell phone has not been disconnected.

What happens when you port your number?

Porting is a semi-permanent means of moving a telephone number from one provider to another, and usually involves closing the old account. This is not the same as “call forwarding”, in which the number remains assigned to that account, and calls are simply directed to another recipient.

Can you port an inactive number?

Check the number(s) you’re trying to port and make sure they’re all active. It’s impossible to port an inactive number and if you’re not on top of this, it could spell major delays and lots of frustration for you and your customers.

How do you get a disconnected phone number back?

If you haven’t had the old phone disconnected, you can still do this. If its disconnected already,, you can call the old company and ask, but most phone companies will not allow one to resurrect a number they’ve already dropped without transferring that number to a new phone beforehand.

How many times you can port a number?

– The 3 Month Rule. A subscriber is eligible to make a porting request only after 90 days of the date of activation of his mobile connection. If a number is already ported once, the number can again be ported only after 90 days from the date of the previous porting.