Just in case you don’t know, MTN transfer code is a code which is required to complete airtime or data transfer from your MTN number to another MTN number.
Most time there might be a situation where you may have forgotten your code due to the fact that you have not made use of it for a while. In this article, we are going to be providing you with the steps you need to make use of this code and also retrieve your lost code.
How To Activate and Make use of MTN Transfer Code for MTN Share n Sell
MTN Share n Sell happens to be an MTN service that allows you to transfer airtime from your MTN number to another MTN number.
The service is available on any MTN tarriff plan. Making use of it you definitely need to change the default PIN 0000 to a PIN of your choice. You need to do this so that fraudsters don’t end up transferring airtime from your MTN number without your notice.
Change your Default Code to a Code of your Choice
There are two ways in which you can change your default code to a code of your choice.
Simply send Default PIN New PIN New PIN to 777
For instance you want to change your PIN to 45678, simply send 000 45678 45678 to 777
Simply dial *600*Default PIN*New PIN*New PIN#
for instance you want to change your PIN to 45678 simply dial *600*0000*45678*45678#
Making use of MTN Share n Sell To Transfer Airtime
There are two methods in which you can make use of this service. This methods include;
Method 1: Using SMS
To transfer airtime using SMS simply send Transfer Recipient’s number Amount PIN to 777
For instance you want to transfer 500 Naira airtime to 08105148219
Transfer 08105148219 500 45678 to 777
Method 2: Using USSD
To make use of this method simply dial *600*Recipient’s number*Amount*PIN#
for instance you want to transfer 600 Naira airtime to 08105148219
How To Retrieve Forgotten PIN
Like we said earlier on, may be you might have forgotten your PIN due to the fact that you have not been using it for a while. There is no need to worry here we are going to show you how to retrieve it.
To retrieve it simply do the following
- On your mobile device type Yes in SMS and send it to 556
- After some minute, MTN will send you a message that your PIN has been reset to 0000
- Send your New PIN to 556