If you are looking for how to send airtime your friends and family from your MTN line then this article on how to share airtime on MTN is for you.
MTN Share (formerly Share ‘N’ Sell) is a service that allows you to transfer airtime(credit) from your MTN account to other MTN customers’ accounts. MTN Share can be used by all new and existing prepaid and postpaid customers on the MTN network. You can now transfer airtime Free of Charge.The maximum amount to be shared at a single transaction is N5000.
How to Change PIN on MTN Share
Before you can transfer airtime, you must change the default PIN which is 0000. You can change PIN either via SMS or via USSD. There are:
- Simply Send an SMS with your Default PIN New PIN New PIN to 777. For example, send an SMS with ‘0000 1234 1234’ to 777.
- 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 transfer airtime on MTN
You can transfer airtime either by using SMS or by using USSD code.
How to share airtime on MTN using SMS
Send an SMS with Transfer, Recipient’s Number, Amount and PIN to 777. For example, you can send an SMS with ‘Transfer 08031234567 1500 1234’ to 777.
Upon sending this message, you will receive an SMS asking you to confirm that you want to make the transfer by sending an SMS with ‘YES’ to 777.
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How to transfer airtime on MTN using USSD
- Dial *777*Recipient’s Number*Amount*PIN# on your phone and then click on send/press OK. For example, dial*777*08031234567*1500*1234# and then send/OK.
- When the transfer has been completed, you will receive a message informing you that the transfer was successful.
I hope this article on how to share airtime on MTN and everything you need to know about MTN share have been resourceful to you. Feel free to drop your questions and contributions in the comment section.