This process may take 2-3 minutes. The carrier confirmed the policy to FierceWireless but noted that the devices must be unlocked prior to being activated on its network. I am getting an error message that my iPhone isn't activated. I just want to make sure I don't get scammed. You can also visit a Verizon retail outlet to have the employees activate your Android for free. Verizon has only ever supported two 3G-only iPhones on its network, the iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S.
The contacts and settings will be transferred to your new iPhone. This button may also appear as Next. After signing in, My Verizon Page will appear. Follow the directions received from the prompt after calling and remember to keep your purchase bill accessible. You can order one online via Verizon website or offline via calling Verizon customer care or visiting a Verizon store. Tap Settings, then Messages, go to iMessage and then turn the slider off to do so.
Activation will begin shortly after signing up for service. All of these will fully activate your iPhone both with Apple and with Verizon Wireless. Just go to websitw and click activate phone link. Note: For some newer Android phones, you can view step-by-step instructions for many of your phone's features with our. You may also be able to enter the last four digits of the social security number associated with the billing information on the account instead. Depending on the phone you're using, you might skip this step. .
Once you do so, it will give you the option to load any backed-up data or set up the phone as new. Just select your phone from the list on the main page. This is Verizon's Customer Service number, and the customer service rep can activate your phone for you. Activating a smartphone on Verizon is done during the initial setup when powering on your device. I hope this helps to clarify the activation process and for any questions, Customer Service is at your service! If you aren't the account holder, speak to the Verizon account holder for your plan to obtain the code. Go to Settings, then click on Messages, select iMessage and then tap on the slider to turn off the messages.
Otherwise, you can set up your data manually and import any cloud data you may have saved. The afore-mentioned number cannot be called from the new Android phone. Here are the steps we need to take to activate the phone on another number than it was ordered under: 1 Once you receive the iPhone, you must connect it to iTunes, in order to accept the terms and conditions of the 2 year agreement which the phone was initially orderd on. After that, Verizon will offer plans for which the device is eligible and allow the customer to activate it. You will need the password for the Verizon account that handles billing for your plan or the last four digits of the social security number associated with the account. That Verizon is doing this is not surprising since all major wireless carriers now support phone unlocking. You will be prompted to setup various accounts or services to start using your device.
I have found they don't have a lot of experience when dealing with iphones, my daughter's messed up luckly the hard reset of holding in the power button while holding in the home button actually did work, however, before we knew that would work the guy at verizon stated if that didn't work we would have to take it to apple because they were very limited on their knowledge of how to fix an iphone. However, your phone records, text messages and contacts remain stored on the phone. I have an iPhone 5C. Make sure to choose to setup as a new iPhone and not restore the settings from a backup. You don't need to sit on the phone with verizon for hours as people here have done.
Activation will begin shortly after signing up for service. It may choose to , at least at first. Just talked to Verizon Wireless Tech Support - finally someone who was helpful and knew what was going on! After that you can use it with your phone. If you choose Verizon Wireless as your cell phone service provider, you need to activate your device before you can use it to make calls or browse the Internet. Note: At this time, equipment protection isn't available if you bring your own device to an existing line.
We bring you the guide to help you in the time of dire need of activating a Verizon cell service. Links to both of these locations are in Resources. Activate 4G or a pre-paid service plan. This is the four-digit code your account holder uses to identify themselves to Verizon. Was your 3G not working at all though? And kept telling me they would call me back and didn't.