Hello Airtel Users Earticle welcomes you on this troubleshoot post where we are gonna tell you How to activate Airtel SIM Card without calling customer care or going retail store.
In this article we will explain you how you can activate airtel new sim , Or you have bought new iPhone how you migrate your old sim to new eSim and activate it.
Also we will let you know if you have ported your SIM one Operator to Airtel then how you activate your new Airtel 4G Sim Free of Cost.
What is Airtel Sim Activation Number to Activate Ported SIM :
Airtel Sim Activation Number for ported sim or new sim is 59059 or 121 but you do't need this number . Just call any valid number it will redirect you to IVR where it will send OTP to your alternative number which you have given at the time of porting.
Note down the OTP and enter in IVR it will verify it and bingo ! your new airtel number will be activated.
Make sure that your old operator SIM network will gone then only you have to insert new airtel ported sim and make a call to put OTP and activate it.
If you still face any issue just call 121 or 198 that is customer care number they will assist you in porting.
Also Check: Airtel Free Data Trick
How To Activate AirTel New 4G SIM :
If you know correct way of airtel SIM activation process it is very easy to do by your self no need to go retail store for that.
Below is the Process to activate newly bought Airtel SIM by Your self.
- Take Your Airtel SIM and Insert in your Phone.
- Call Airtel sim activation number 59059 .
- Customer care pick your call and ask you some details.
- Confirm your date of birth ,address with customer care.
- As you confirm your SIM will activated Online.
- You are ready to use Your Activated 4G SIM.
Note : If you have given AADHAR Card and Verified via Bio metric it need not be compulsory to call 59059 this number .
Just enter and try to make call if you are able to do your SIM Activated if not it automatically redirect to customer care from their you confirm your detail and you sim will be activated.
How To Activate Upgraded New 4G Airtel SIM By Self:
Some times your Old sim is not working properly due to rough usage or you have decided to upgrade in Airtel 4G or upcoming 5G SIM then this guide will help you do it by your self.
First of all you need new Airtel blank SIM for this you have to go nearest Airtel store and ask him blank Sim they give you .
To Activate this Blank SIM Follow below Guide lines.
- Take Blank SIM and note down sim back side 20 digit numbers.
- SMS From Your OLD sim this [Your 20 Digit number To 121].
- Now You receive Confirmation message reply 1 to Confirm it.
- As you Confirm within 15 min your OLD Sim Airtel network will disconnected.
- Now Insert your new blank Airtel SIM in your Phone.
- You will SEE Airtel network that means you successfully migrated in new SIM.
Note: If you are facing any issue you can do Sim Swap in New airtel 4G SIM By going nearest airtel retail store to.
Do't Forget To check: AirTel Validity Pack or Recharge (Lifetime VALIDITY PACKS )
How To Activate Ported SIM In Airtel:
You are not satisfied with JIO or Vodafone ,Idea and you made request to Port in Airtel Network .
Then you have to activate your Ported Airtel SIM as new sim. For this you have to follow below guide lines.
- As in your OLD Sim Network Gone.
- Take your Ported new Airtel 4G,5G SIM insert in phone.
- Now made a call to 59059 this number.
- Now confirm your ID Proof details .
- As you Verified you are ready to use airtel sim without changing your number.
How To Activate AirTel eSIM in your iPhone:
So Guys you bought new iPhone first time and want to use eSIM feature of iphone where you do't need to physical sim you can use any Mobile network in your iPhone.
To use this feature in your iphone you have to follow simple steps to use Airtel eSIM feature.
- Send SMS From your Old SIM
eSIM<>registered email id to 121
- If your email id is valid as airtel record you will receive confirmation message reply 1 to confirm it.
- Also Confirm it if you receive call from airtel.
- Now In your email id you receive ESIM Activation QR Code.
- Now you have to scan this QR Code in Your iPhone.
- Click on "Settings" > Select "Mobile Data" > Click on "Add Data Plan" > "Scan QR code" received on mail (Ensure phone is connected to mobile data/Wi-Fi while scanning) > Label eSim (Under "Label for your new plan" Section).
- As Scan successful Your sim will activated with in few minutes.
Note : If You wanna Cancel activation of esim request SMS NESIM to 52212 (for prepaid numbers in Andhra Pradesh,Telangana, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka) Or NESIM to 51619 (for prepaid numbers in rest of the India).For post Paid SIM SMS NOSIM to 121 .
Finally Guys We have given you all the way of activating airtel sim Online . If you still unable to activate you can call Airtel customer care number 121 or 198 for trouble shoot.