This blog post explains to you how you can find your number on T-Mobile. IT gives you shortcuts to do so and it also guides you with all the steps to find your number in the settings of your phone.

How do I know my number on T-Mobile?

To check your number on T-Mobile:

  • You just go to the dial pad of your T-Mobile, dial #686#, and press the call button.
  • You can also dial#NUM#  and press the call button.

Other ways of checking your number are:

Settings:

  • From the Home screen, go to  Apps 
  • Go to Settings 
  • Tap on About phone.
  • Tap on status
  • Go to SIM status
  • My phone number option shows your number

 

USSD Code

USSD is unstructured service supplementary data. It is a protocol used for GSM mobiles to send messages and files. These are the codes that are programmed in the sim card of your mobile to perform various tasks. Using these codes you can access the balance of your phone account, remaining minutes, IMEI number, etc. You can use these codes on your mobile as an SMS facility.

What are the benefits of the USSD code?

  • Internet connection is not required.
  • These codes are easy to use.
  • These codes can be used for all cellular services.
  • Much faster than SMS.
  • These codes are free.

You just go to the dial pad of your T-Mobile, dial  99, and press the call button.

Automated Phone Line

  • You just go to the dial pad of your T-Mobile, dial  1-800-444-4444, and press the call button.
  • You will be able to listen to the number you are calling from.

Other shortcuts to check details related to your T-Mobile:

To check IMEI number:

You can check the IMEI number of your device by following these steps.

  • From the Home screen, select Main Menu.
  • Scroll to and select Settings.
  • Scroll to and select Phone Settings.
  • Scroll to and select Phone info.
  • Scroll to and select Version info.
  • Scroll to and view the IMEI.

     You can find the number in your phone’s settings. Here’s

  • Android
    Go to Settings > About Phone, then Status.
  • Windows phone
    Go to Settings > About, then More information.
  • iPhone
    Go to Settings > General, then About.

 Or

On the dial pad screen, press *#06#, and you will see the IMEI. Some phones require you to press the send key after the code.

2. Once you have the IMEI number you can directly go to https://imei.net/carrier/t-mobile-imei-check/ enter your IMEI number there and click on check.

This T mobile service helps you with the following information

  • Model, Model Number,
  • Blacklist Status,
  • SIMLOCK Blockade.

Why should you check IMEI for T Mobile?

T-Mobile IMEI Check provides you with information about the device.

by checking you will be able to find out if the device has a barred IMEI number, which makes the phone useless.

If you are buying a used second-hand phone this IMEI check will help you find its Blacklist status.

You can ask the seller for the IMEI number of the device you are planning to buy, and check its status.

IMEI check for T mobile will also help you to find if the T Mobile device you are planning to buy has ever been reported lost or stolen

T-mobile IMEI check will also provide information regarding the outstanding balance of the bills.

After verifying all the information related to IMEI of T-mobile, you can go ahead and buy the T mobile device without worry.

Information about identifiers

Globally, Primary mobile services are GSM (Global Mobile Communications System) and CDMA (code division multiple access)

The devices using these services have unique identifiers.

All the devices connected to a cellular network have a serial number that is unique. The unique number is electronically embedded by the manufacturer. This serial number helps the carrier identify the device

There are different formats for these serial numbers.

  •  ESN- CDMA
  •   MEID -CDMA
  •   IMEI- GSM

ESN Vs MEID:

ESN is an electronic serial number that is the unique identifier of a cellular device. It has 8 characters which can be numbers and letters in Hex format.

ESN is mainly used in CDMA (code division multiple access)

In 2008 all the combinations of ESN were exhausted, a new format called MEID (Mobile Equipment Identifier) was created.

MEID has 14 characters which can be numbers and letters in Hexadecimal format

MEID Vs IMEI:

MEID (mobile equipment identifier) is mainly used in CDMA and it is a 14 character Hexadecimal whereas IMEI (international mobile equipment identifier) is used in GSM and has 15-17 digits.

To check your number on T-Mobile:

  • You just go to the dial pad of your T-Mobile, dial #686#, and press the call button.
  • You can also dial#NUM#  and press the call button.

To check SIM number

  • From the Home screen, go to  Apps 
  • Go to Settings 
  • Tap on About phone.
  • Tap on Status and select SIM status.
  • The  ICCID, you see is the SIM number.

To check the balance

  • You just need to go to the dial pad of your T-Mobile, dial #225#, and press the call button.
  • You can also dial #BAL# and press the call button.
  • After a few minutes, you will receive an alert message stating the up-to-date balance of your T-Mobile device

To check the data

  • You just need to go to the dial pad of your T-Mobile and dial  #932# and press the call button.
  • You can also dial #WEB# and press the call button.
  • After a few minutes, you will receive an alert message stating the up-to-date usage details of your T-Mobile device.

To check the SMS usage details

  • You just need to go to the dial pad of your T-Mobile and dial #674# and press on the call button.
  • You can also dial #MSG# and press the call button.
  • After a few minutes, you will receive an alert message stating the up-to-date Text message usage details of your T-Mobile device.

To check the details of minutes Remaining

  • You just need to go to the dial pad of your T-Mobile and dial #MIN# and press on the call button.
  • You can also dial#646# and press the call button.
  • After a few minutes, you will receive an alert message stating the up-to-date Minute usage details of your T-Mobile device.

To check the Prepaid minute usage details

  • You just need to go to the dial pad of your T-Mobile and dial #999# and press on the call button.
  • After a few minutes, you will receive an alert message stating the up-to-date Prepaid minute usage details of your T-Mobile device.

Can I change my T-Mobile phone number?

Yes, You can change your T-Mobile number by either contacting their customer service or visiting the T-Mobile store. You can ask them to change your number by providing the required details. T-Mobile users can change their number once a year if needed.

How do I change my T-Mobile phone number?

You can change your T-Mobile number by calling their customer care

  • Dial 611 or 18777460909 to talk to the T-Mobile representative. Normally, it takes hardly any seconds for them to receive it.
  • Make sure to follow the voice-prompted instructions so that you would get connected to a representative.
  • Be ready with all the account details, which can be asked by the representative for confirming the T-Mobile number change process.
  • If the details you share are appropriate and your account is eligible for a number change, the request for number change will be confirmed and you will be able to use a new number in 3-4 hours.
  • You need to make sure that you haven’t changed your number in the last year.

Below are other T-Mobile articles you may be interested in:

Does T-Mobile take a cracked phone?

Is T-mobile and Boost mobile the same?

Is T-mobile available in Canada?

Conclusion:

This article explained you you can know your T-Mobile number by using different ways, it also helped you with the shortcuts available to find other information on your T-Mobile.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs): How do I know my number on T-Mobile?

How do I change my T-Mobile phone number?

You can change your T-Mobile number by calling their customer care service on 611/ 18777460909 or visiting their store.

How do I check my T- Mobile bill?

Just go to dial pad and call #225# to get the bill information on your screen

How can you find the SIM card phone number?

  • From the Home screen, go to  Apps 
  • Go to Settings 
  • Tap on About phone.
  • Tap on Status and select SIM status.
  • The  ICCID, you see is the SIM number.

How do I check my data details?

  • You just need to go to the dial pad of your T-Mobile and dial #932# and press the call button.
  • You can also dial #WEB# and press the call button.
  • After a few minutes, you will receive an alert message stating the up-to-date usage details of your T-Mobile device.

 You can also use the T-Mobile app or just log in to your T-Mobile account from your desktop.

How do I check my phone history on T-Mobile?

  • Go to the home screen in your T-Mobile account, tap on the Main menu
  • Scroll down and select the call log
  • Choose the option you want the information about like all calls, dialed calls, received calls, last call, etc.

Can I see text messages on my T- Mobile account?

All you can see is the Time, date, and contact details of the sent and received message, the content of the messages is not saved in your T-Mobile account.

References

 Self-service shortcodes

https://www.t-mobile.com/support/plans-features/self-service-short-codes

Android: Find Your Phone Number, Posted on July 17, 2021, by Mitch Bartlett 

https://www.technipages.com/android-find-phone-number

How to change your phone number to T-Mobile? Quick guide, By Kevin Woods, Dec 2021

How To View Your T-Mobile Data Usage, By William Stanton February 27, 2021

https://www.alphr.com/t-mobile-data-usage/

What Happens When You Change Your T-Mobile Number?, By JohnMitchell

https://www.techwalla.com/articles/what-happens-when-you-change-your-t-mobile-number

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