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Find Your Phone Number on Samsung Galaxy S3

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How do I find my phone number on my Galaxy S3?

I followed instructions to status. It says My phone number

Unknown

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If you went in to the Samsung Galaxy S3's Settings then status and about your phone but it shows your phone number as unknown. There are various of ways that you can do to know your phone number if you forgot what it was.

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The first thing that you need to do is to look for the SIM Bed. Remember when you first got the SIM card. When you pop it out of the SIM Bed, the phone number is also printed their. This is only applicable for prepaid users and not post paid.

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The second thing that you can do is to contact your network provider. If you have a Prepaid or Postpaid, you can simply call them and inquire about your phone number as you forgot what it was. They have caller ID and basically then can give you that information.

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Third option would be calling or send text message to your friend or family member and ask them what is your phone number as you forgot what it was. Basically, then have a copy of your phone number that they can give you. If you also have another phone then you can simply send or call that number as it will reflect on screen

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Any of the suggested steps will surely work for you. You can try each options that can assist you on this problem. Possible reason why you are seeing your phone number as unknown is due to security purposes. There are some network provider that they put restriction on your phone to view such information.

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One more thing, you can also insert your SIM card to another Android phone or iPhone and view your phone number that way. SIM cards does not have any settings that you can hide your phone number but a phone does.

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If your phone number is showing up as being unknown then you will need to contact your carrier in order for you to have this situation fixed properly.

This is not something that is uncommon as of now for many people have either unknown in this selection or even a different number altogether which is not correct. Other people have in fact contacted their carrier in order to have them reprogram this section in their device.

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Trying to reactivate a phone and can't find out the SIM or serial number?

I am trying to reactivate a phone and need to find the IMEI number of the serial number

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New SIM, when I try to log my number the phone gives me, not recognized? think its original number from old SIM how could I find new number?

How to find new number on S3, instead of old one its showing me?

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I have an old Galaxy not used it in ages and need to find the phone number, it has no credit so can't call my new phone with it?

I don't know the model I'm afraid

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Find Your Phone Number on Samsung Galaxy S3
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I was using that method, but still the options are not active?

I was using that method, but still the options are not active, when touching the option, my number is not active?

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