MTN have unveiled their awesome service that allows subscribers transfer airtime(credit) from their MTN account to other MTN customers’ accounts which is known as MTN Share. This service can be used by all new and existing prepaid and postpaid customers on the MTN network.
This article will provide a search solution on how to set up MTN share PIN, transfer Airtime and Data without stress.So grab a cup of tea, sit back and relax while i walk you through.
There must be sufficient airtime on your account before you can successfully share airtime. Postpaid customers can only transfer airtime when their account is positive, not negative. For instance, you would not be able to transfer credit when you have N-500.00.
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Important Points to Note
1. Airtime transfers can only be done in Naira amounts and not in Kobo
2. You can transfer from as low as N50 and a maximum of N100000 in a day. However, the maximum amount per transaction is N5000.
3. BetaTalk and Yanfun Yafun users are not eligible to share airtime. Bonus airtime cannot be transferred.
Now you can share your credit with friends and families or make quick money selling credit from your phone with MTN Share.
To Change your MTN Share PIN:
To prevent unauthorized use of MTN Share on subscriber accounts, The telecom giant has enabled a secure PIN before initiating a share, users will have to change the default PIN to their unique four-digit, so try and create your four digit PIN you can easily remember .
The default PIN is 0000 and It can be done either by SMS or USSD code. Your new Pin will be required each time you want to share or send Airtime to your love once
What Is MTN Share and Sell Default PIN?
The MTN Share and Sell default PIN is 0000. That is to say zeros into four places.
How to Creating MTN Share PIN
Subscribers can either use SMS,USSD Code,so you can decide which method best fit your needs when creating your secure MTN share PIN or follow this simply process. *600* NEWPIN*NEWPIN# to change it and start using the service
Creating MTN Share PIN Using SMS
From your text messaging app on your phone, type ‘0000 Unique PIN Unique PIN’ and send it to 777 where 0000 is your default PIN.
Example: ‘0000 2345 2345’ and send it to 777.The 2345 then becomes your MTN Share PIN.
Creating MTN Share PIN Using USSD Code
To create your MTN Share Pin for airtime or data transfer, Simply dial *600*default PIN*unique PIN*Unique PIN#, that is, *600*0000*2345*2345#. The 2345 becomes your MTN Share PIN.
Transferring Airtime on MTN Share
To transfer Airtime to family members or friends, subscribers can either make use of SMS,USSD code,myMTN app and mymtn.com.ng online portal
Kindly download the MTN mobile app and follow the process before to get it done.
> Sender’s phone number > OTP > Recharge > MTN Share > Amount > PIN > Receiver’s MTN Number > Proceed.
In an SMS type an SMS with your Default PIN New PIN New PIN to 777. For example, send an SMS with ‘0000 2345 2345’ to 777.
Dial *600*recipient number*amount*PIN#. This transfers Airtime from your MTN line to third party
Dial *777*1# > Recipient’ Number > Amount > PIN
MTN Online portal
Kindly visit mymtn.com.ng > Sender’s phone number > OTP > Recharge > MTN Share > Amount > PIN > Receiver’s MTN Number > Proceed.
How to change MTN Share PIN
You can also change your PIN by dialing *777*Default PIN*New PIN* New PIN# on your phone and then click on send/press ok. For example, dial *777*0000*1234*1234# and then send/OK.
How to share MTN Data with family and friends
subscribers can access the service know as Data Gifting by dialing *131*7# on their phone or visiting myMTN App, sending SMS keyword, or dialing direct shortcodes for the respective options:
How to Transfer MTN Data:
You can now transfer from your existing Data Balance with your friends and family: Simply dial *131*Phone number* Data amount# or, text Transfer<space>Phone number<space>Data amount and to 131
Buy Data for a Friend:
Subscribers can buy a specific bundle for that special friend and you will be charged from your airtime. Simply dial *131*Bundle Activation Code*Beneficiary’s Phone number#
Request Data from a Friend:
Don’t get stranded or go without Data on your phone, you can now request for data from that Special friend. Simply dial *131*7*3#
View Pending Request: To check all your existing requests. Simply dial *131*7*4#