Sim swaps can take up to 24 hours.

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You just need a PAC code from your old network. .

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This is because the process involves the transfer of your existing data, such as contacts and messages, from your old SIM card to your new one.

If you leave it any longer to start porting your number, you’ll need to get a new PAC. . .

Turn your phone back on.

If you need to, just keep turning your device off and on until you get signal. So remember to take your ID along with the old SIM, and phones. Note that you will need your ID to complete a SIM swap process in an O2 store.

So remember to take your ID along with the old SIM, and phones. b.

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Type the new sim card number into the box – and be sure to leave the prefix ‘894411’ in place, even if this number doesn’t appear on your sim card.

We’ll let you know your sim swap has been successful. Once you lose signal with your original sim, turn your device off.

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Wait till you see your network appearing on your device.
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How long does it take for MTN to activate SIM? Once you’ve completed all the steps, your Self-RICA application will be reviewed; if all the information is correct, your SIM card validated within 24 hours.

This can take up to 24 hours to update after your tariff change.

So remember to take your ID along with the old SIM, and phones. How long does an O2 SIM swap take? The process of SIM swapping with O2 can take up to 24 hours. .

Enter your serial number in the box provided. . b. How to keep your mobile number. . Type the new sim card number into the box – and be sure to leave the prefix ‘894411’ in place, even if this number doesn’t appear on your sim card.

So remember to take your ID along with the old SIM, and phones.

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You’ll find it on the back of the sim card.

If you’re switching to O2 from another network, and you want to keep your mobile number, you’ll need to ask your old network for a PAC (Porting Authorisation Code).

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Once you lose signal with your original sim, turn your device off.

Turn off your phone and remove your old SIM.