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Started by: georgeturtle
On: 28/11/2018 | 06:31
Replies: 24

by: georgeturtle
on: 28/11/2018 | 06:31

Im thinking of joining giffgaff and i was wondering if i can transfer my current mobile number to my new phone?

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by: pimms21
on: 28/11/2018 | 06:38

Hi @georgeturtle


Yes you can what you need to do is get a PAC code from your previous network supplier,

Once you have the PAC code just fill out the info in this link to transfer your number once your giffgaff sim is active

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by: natty88
on: 28/11/2018 | 06:41

' @georgeturtle if brining your number to giffgaff from another network please follow this guide to Transfers hello an welcome my friend . 


you will need to first make sure your phone is on 02 or unlocked 


an that you have requested a pac code from previous network



if need a giffgaff sim card order one here please 



 an then activate your giffgaff sim with £10 voucher even an 02 voucher works.


 before you can fill in the number transfer form with your PAC code . .


to activate your sim follow this link an click on activate with top up voucher . 


After your sim is fully activated this is when you can see your number here 


and able to make and receive calls click on link below and enter your pac code  


the date format is like this eg  29/11/2018 


also remember to input your old networks number without gaps eg 07 then the other 9 digits


May I Be the first to say a very ezgif-3-539fc7ff90.gif

We hope you enjoy your stay with us please have a nose around the many fun filled forums like General and games here's a handy guide to the forum index


And a few of interest


buy goody bags from credit

or call 43430 option two to buy goody bags and follow prompts given to exchange your airtime credit for goody bag 


also if your using recurring goody bags switch of here firstly   


SETTINGS . . . . . . . these settings will fully explain how to set up your internet an mms on your device they include settings for. . Iphones ..tablets . .blackberry . .nokia ect . . check all 6 pages of settings .


or if you have an android phone you may want to try here for settings which would help 





or here . . 


 you can also get the giffgaff app from your phone's app store e.g. Google play for android 


guide to voicemail Remember it costs 8p per call from top up credit or one minute from goody bags minutes number to call is 443 for giffgaff voicemail services 


And how to earn payback

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Message 3 of 25
by: jokeyboi77
on: 28/11/2018 | 06:47

Welcome to giffgaff and the community @georgeturtle, and you can bring your current number over to giffgaff anytime you like once your giffgaff sim is fully active buddy. 🙂giphy-4.gif


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by: afahmed
on: 28/11/2018 | 08:02



Giffgaff is a great place welcome in this amazing place dear 😎💙🤗

Message 5 of 25
by: clikasarus
on: 28/11/2018 | 09:30
@georgeturtle Hi welcome to giffgaff and the community

• To transfer your number over to giffgaff you will need a PAC code from your last provider then just fill in the form here.

• You must activate your sim with a minimum of £10 and wait 24 hours before transfering over

• Here is a guide explaining porting

• It can take up to 5 working days to fully complete

I hope this has been helpful for
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Message 6 of 25
by: pault1974
on: 28/11/2018 | 09:46

Welcome to giffgaff and the community @georgeturtle.

Message 7 of 25
by: yvonnearmstrong
on: 28/11/2018 | 10:03





Great replies and hope to see you on the forums

Take care 


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by: bobrobinson
on: 28/11/2018 | 11:08

Good Morning @georgeturtle

And a big warm picgifs-welcome-2-566738.gif



To our amazing network.

You certainly can bring your number over to giffgaff so please take a look at our @natty88  links

That has been put up for you.

Also please take a look at the other links that other gaffers has put up for im sure they will be of interest to you.

All our forums are open 24/7 so if you want to start a topic  or need any help or you just fancy a chat, there will always be a friendly gaffer on the other end to answer you.

Im sure you will love it here at giffgaff as we have a great community here.

All the best BobSmiley Happy

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Message 9 of 25
by: endorphin
on: 28/11/2018 | 11:10

Hi @georgeturtle and welcome. Yes you can transfer your number from another network to your giffgaff SIM - please see this guide

Get a free giffgaff SIM/microSIM/nanoSIM with free £5 credit
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