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MTN Share: How to transfer airtime from your MTN account

MTN Share: How to transfer airtime from your MTN account with MTN Share and sell code, A3 Techworld. Have you heard of MTN Share and Sell? MTN Share can be used by all new and existing prepaid and postpaid customers on the MTN network.

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The 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.

This article will enlighten you on MTN Share and Sell transfer code and activation steps.

Before you can transfer airtime, you must change the default PIN which is 0000.

To Change your MTN Share PIN:

  • Send an SMS with your Default PIN New PIN New PIN to 777.
  • You can also change your PIN by dialing *777*Default PIN*New PIN* New PIN# on your phone.

Immediately you change your PIN using any of the options above, you will receive an SMS informing you that your PIN was changed successfully.

How to transfer MTN airtime using SMS

With MTN share, you can transfer your MTN airtime to another MTN line with SMS with this step: Send an SMS with Transfer, Recipient’s Number, Amount, and PIN to 777, that is the MTN Share and sell SMS code.

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.

How do I transfer MTN airtime to another MTN number 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.

How to use 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 the 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 fits your needs when creating your secure MTN share PIN or follow this simple 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’ and send it to 777 where 0000 is your default PIN.

Example: ‘0000 2345 2345’ and send it to 777.2345 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#. 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

myMTN app

Kindly download the MTN mobile app and follow the process before getting it done.

> Sender’s phone number > OTP > Recharge > MTN Share > Amount > PIN > Receiver’s MTN Number > Proceed.

SMS Method

In an SMS type an SMS with your Default PIN to 777. For example, send an SMS with ‘0000 2345 2345’ to 777.

USSD Method

Dial *600*recipient number*amount*PIN#. This transfers Airtime from your MTN line to a third party

Or
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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 known as Data Gifting by dialing *131*7# on their phone or visiting myMTN App, sending SMS keywords, 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 data from that Special friend. Simply dial *131*7*3#

View Pending Request: To check all your existing requests. Simply dial *131*7*4#

Things to know about MTN Share

  • There is no limit to the maximum number of transactions per day.
  • You can transfer between NGN50.00 – NGN5,000.00 in a single transaction.
  • You can transfer up to NGN100,000.00 from your phone to either a single or multiple MTN accounts every day.
  • If your MTN prepaid account does not have enough airtime to cover the amount you have requested to transfer, the transaction will not be completed and you will receive an error message.
  • If you are a postpaid customer, you will only be able to transfer airtime when your account is in positive. You will not be able to transfer airtime when your account is negative.

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