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    Porting my Telkom contract to existing Vodacom number

    I recently got a new phone through Telkom mobile. It came with a sim card that I haven't activated. I want to use my existing Vodacom 079 number with the FreeMe contract. Can I port the FreeMe contract to my existing 079 number. On Telkom mobiles portal they list a my FreeMe contract number as...
  2. M

    Porting to VC query?

    Hi all I'm on MTN prepaid & want to port to VC prepaid. Bought SIM card from store, RICA'd, etc, didn't activate new SIM. Sent portme SMS with SIM card number and got a message back saying port request successful, will happen that evening - which it never did. When I got around to phoning VC...
  3. M

    Porting to VC query

    Hi all I'm on MTN prepaid & want to port to VC prepaid. Bought SIM card from store, RICA'd, etc, didn't activate new SIM. Sent portme SMS with SIM card number and got a message back saying port request successful, will happen that evening - which it never did. When I got around to phoning VC...
  4. M

    Vodacom Porting

    Good Day I would like someone who knows about this to answer. I recently signed up for a 2 for 1 Vodacom contract. I was then called and confirmed the contract.I did tell them I had two numbers to port.They said I must call 082135 when I recieve my devices. Today, I did an online chat to...
  5. W

    My vodacom number does not exist when phoning from Telkom

    Hi All, I was hoping someone can help. I have been battling with my vodacom number for over a year. Some Telkom users, when phoning me, get the 'number does not exist' recording. I believe this to be a porting issue. I have been on the phone with Vodacom plenty of times and they have tried...
  6. N

    Porting from Telkom Mobile to MTN

    I am trying to port my number from Telkom Mobile to MTN. I was at an MTN store to begin the process and i was informed that i will receive a message from Telkom and should reply to that message and all shall be fine- that the process shall take between 2 and 24hrs. It's more than 24 hours now...
  7. C

    Vodacom contract cancelled for FNB - Am I making a mistake?

    Hi Everyone, I cancelled my contract with Vodacom at the end of January and the contract term will expire on the last day of February. I just don't feel I have value for money with Vodacom the last 3 years (currently on Smart XL) although I have been with them for probably 15 years. Have I...
  8. S

    Porting Vodacom contract to Cell C Pinnacle contract

    How do I port my Vodacom contract to Cell C Pinnacle contract?
  9. Kevin Lancaster

    How many people are porting their numbers in South Africa

    How many people are porting their numbers in South Africa ICASA’s state of the ICT sector in South Africa report reveals how many people ported their number in recent months.
  10. W

    Lost text (sms: messages from overseas

    Hi, I'm having what I think is a "porting" problem. I've recently returned to Cape Town from a job in Australia. I got a CellC starter pack, and used that for 3 weeks, but found the signal wasn't strong in the area I've rented a room. After asking the folk who live there, I decided to port...
  11. K

    Bad signal since porting

    I ported from Prepaid Vodacom to contract 8ta (Telkom Mobile). My current phone is an Samsung Galaxy A5. (previous phone was an Samsung Galaxy S3). I have since have had signal problems since porting. My phone is mostly roaming now (on MTN). Other people who has 8ta/TM where i live dont have...
  12. B

    Cell C will never beat MTN, Vodacom or 8ta with this attitude!!

    I am trying to port 3 numbers (On contracts that have been running for more than 10 years each) over to Cell C because I like the Vitality plan. Without explanation 2 of the three applications just get rejected. They do not even offer alternatives or anything. I earn a good salary, have a...
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    International SMS Issues When Porting to TM

    Hi all While investigating various networks' pros and cons, I noticed the issue regarding porting to TM that concerns the receiving of international SMS's. Despite is being on the TM site (6th point here): https://www.telkommobile.co.za/help/international-sms, the sales person in the V&A...
  14. NeonNinja

    This porting thing

    So bought brother phone with micro sim, he is on MTN. Sim is Telkom Mobile. How do we port so that he uses his MTN number/network with the sim?
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    Autopage to Cell C Porting Problem

    When offered an upgrade with my Cell C phone with Autopage, I found the same upgrade to the Galaxy S3 mini cheaper directly with Cell C. I applied for a new contract with Cell C on 2 April 2013 and, after being promised that my new cellphone will be delivered within 3 to 7 working days, and...
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    Porting from MTN to 8ta

    Hi I've just ported my mtn number to 8ta. I was told it would take two to three days for the number porting to be successful and that under no circumstances should I insert my 8ta sim into my phone or any other phone. 24hours haven't passed yet and I have a message on my phone saying "sim...
  17. J

    No longer receiving ABSA RVN after porting from 8ta to Cell C

    I recently ported my prepaid 8ta sim to Cell C prepaid. As far as I can tell everything is working except that I am no longer receiving ABSA internet banking notifications and random verification numbers via SMS. I can receive SMSes from vodacom numbers and from Capitec bank and I am getting...
  18. N

    Does MTN want any new customers?

    I want to port from Vodacom to MTN, so decided to fill in the request for a new contract on the MTNSP.co.za website. Request was completed a week ago. Received a reply email only on Monday only, stating that they have received the request, and will respond within 3 business days. Guess...
  19. K

    Piss Poor 8ta Port/MNP service!

    Right. So I've been planning to port from MTN/Nashua Mobile (contract) to 8ta (Prepaid for the interim) for over a month now, my contract was expiring, and I like the per minute pricing compared to MTN Anytime 200/350. So, I call the call centre, they tell they cannot do any porting, I need to...
  20. M

    Porting Query

    Hi Everyone, Might have ended up delaying my S2!! What I did as my VC contract with one of their dealers was coming to an end so I had the contract moved to prepaid so I could shop around and take my time as I was very busy. Now I want to sign up with the same dealer for an mtn contract...
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