A lot of people are aware that they can share their data to family and friends but do not know how to go about it. In this article we shall be going through how to Share Data on MTN, Glo, Airtel and 9mobile using simple USSD codes.
All mobile network providers have made Data sharing easy and this have helped in building stronger relationships between friends and family.
How to share data on MTN
To share data on MTN or to transfer your existing MTN data balance, you can follow any of the below SMS or dialing instructions:
• Dial *131*Phone number* Data amount# – Example: *131*08xxxxxxxxx*10MB# and send OR
• Text Transfer Phone number Data amount and to 131 – Example: Transfer 08xxxxxxxxx 10MB and text to 131
When transferring MTN data to your friends or family, MTN expects you to have at least 50MB data balance. To check the MTN data balance, you can text 2 to 131.
How To Share Data On Glo
Glo do not allow you to share a specific volume of Data to another user but rather allows the person to surf the internet using your Data Bundle.
• To share data on your Glo network simply Dial *127*01*recipient GLO number#
• To stop sharing dial *127*02*recipient GLO number#
Read Also: How To unshare Data on Glo( step by step guide)
How To Share Data On Airtel
The Airtel Smart-Share service consists of a bouquet of offerings that allows internet data bundles to be used by more than one customer.
To share data on Airtel simply dail *141*6# and follow the prompts. Note that you must set a new pin for data sharing before data sharing on Airtel is possible.
How to set a new pin for Airtel Data sharing
To set your new pin follow the steps below:
1. Dial *141#
2. Select 6 Gifting and sharing
3. Select 1 to Change pin
4. Enter default pin 1234
5. Enter new pin
6. Confirm New pin in step 5
After changing your pin you can then share data easily on your Airtel number.
How To Share Data On 9mobile
To Share Data on 9mobile simply dial *229*PIN*Volume of Data*9Mobile Number#. E.g, to share 20MB of data, do this… *229*1234*20*08090000001#
To Change data transfer default Pin (0000), kindly dial *247*Old PIN*New PIN#.
Here you have it a comprehensive guide on how to share data on MTN, Glo, Airtel and 9mobile. I hope this article have been resourceful to you. Tell us how you benefited from our article in the comment box below.