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1hale
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How to learn your mobile number.

Thanks to weeman for the info below.

To find out what your mobile number is:

1) Open a new blank text message

2) Type in "number" without quotes (")

3) Type 2020 as recipient

4) Send

5) Receive a text message back with your number in it.

So in essence as well as sending "settings" to 2020 you can now send ""number"
usmanozzy786
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Re: How to learn your mobile number.

Interesting thanks
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Re: How to learn your mobile number.

pinkcalculator
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Re: How to learn your mobile number.

Though it was a way to remember my number :smileyhappy:
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jslaterb
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Re: How to learn your mobile number.


1hale wrote:
Thanks to weeman for the info below.

To find out what your mobile number is:

1) Open a new blank text message

2) Type in "number" without quotes (")

3) Type 2020 as recipient

4) Send

5) Receive a text message back with your number in it.

So in essence as well as sending "settings" to 2020 you can now send ""number"

You could also add that it's free to text 2020. 

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icklesimba
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Re: How to learn your mobile number.

Another way to remember your number, just change your name ny deed poll to 07712372517 or whatever your number is and after putting it down on forms everyday you will soon remember it :smileywink:
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pinkcalculator
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Re: How to learn your mobile number.

Lol too much like hard work
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Re: How to learn your mobile number.

or just put your number down on your phone contacts as my number simple eh.
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Re: How to learn your mobile number.

...or you could just ring a mates mobile and see what number comes up !
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1hale
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Re: How to learn your mobile number.

Yeah store it in contacts but for newbies who can't find mobile number then it helps.