Jio SIM Activation Number: New, MNP & Expired SIM Activation

Sameer Content Writer

Have you ported your number to Jio and looking for SIM activation? Or looking to reactivate a SIM after a long time?

In both cases, you will be thinking about how long it will take to activate Jio SIM. & How can I check the activation status of my Jio SIM? 

This article you help you through Jio SIM activation. Whether you are looking for activation of a new sim or a SIM Card that has expired du to no usage for a long time.

Follow the smile steps for Jio SIM activation. 

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How to Activate Jio SIM?

To activate your Jio SIM, you need to follow a simple procedure. The SIM activation is done through tele-verification. Keep the identity document submitted while filling out your Jio SIM application nearby. You need to enter the last 4 digits of the document during tele-verification. Later in this post, you will get to know how to activate Jio SIM, which is deactivated.

Many users also face SIM deactivation issues because they stop using the service for long durations. In such a case, no need to lose hope reactivation is possible as well. 

Also read: Jio Net Pack List With Price & Benefits

Jio SIM Activation Number 2022

Activation Number
Details

1800-890-1977

Dial From Any Sim

1977

From Jio SIM

Steps to Activate Jio SIM

  • To activate voice calling (VoLTE) on your Jio SIM follow the simple steps

  • Check If you’ve received a confirmation SMS asking for the tele-verification.

  • If you’ve received the message

  • Dial 1977 from the Jio number to activate both the Voice and Data services.

  • Enter the last 4 digits of the submitted identity – a Voter ID card or Aadhar card

  • Done your Jio SIM should get activated instantly, though it may take up to 4-5 hours in some cases.

 

How to activate Jio SIM For Data Services [JioFi]?

  • To activate data services on your Jio SIM, dial 1800-890-1977 (toll-free number)

  • You can dial from any mobile number as mentioned in the Jio SIM form.

  • Enter the newly purchased Jio mobile number

  • Data services will get activated

 

How to activate Jio SIM on Jio phone? 

The process to activate Jio SIM is the same for the feature phone users of the telecom operator. To complete Jio SIM in Jio phone, complete the tele-verification. The tele-verification number is the same for Jio Phone Users “1977”.

You need to dial the number from your Jio Phone. During the tele-verification process, you need to enter the last four digits of your identity document submitted. There is no change in the SIM activation process for Jio Phone Users. 

How to Activate Jio eSIM?

  • Go to Jio eSIM page from here

  • Select the smartphone brand & model

  • Check the compatibility status

  • SMS 'GETESIM<32 Digit EID><15 Digit IMEI>' to 199

  • Type SIMCHG <19-digit eSIM number> and send the SMS to 199

  • SMS 1 to 183 to get an automated call

  • Press 1 for confirmation

  • Install Data loan to activate eSIM

Jio SIM Activation Number For MNP Users 

The process of activating ported SIM is also the same. Once our SIM is ported, waiting for the signal will take 30-60 minutes. You will receive a tele-verification SMS. Dial 1977 to complete the process and enter the last 4 digits of your submitted document. Or the OTP sent at the time of filling the Jio SIM form. 

  • To activate Jio SIM after porting, follow the simple steps

  • Check If you’ve received a confirmation SMS asking for the tele-verification.

  • If you’ve received the message

  • Dial 1977 from the Jio number to activate the Voice and Data services.

  • Enter the last 4 digits of the submitted identity – a Voter ID card or Aadhar card

  • Done your Jio SIM should get activated instantly, though it may take up to 4-5 hours in some cases.

 

Jio SIM Reactivation Number 2022

Is your Jio SIM deactivated? So you want to activate it. Yes, it is possible to activate your deactivated Jio SIM. As per TRAI regulations, subscribers without any usage for 90 days and a balance less than Rs. 20 will be deactivated. To activate such a SIM, make a payment of Rs. 20. 

You need to make the payment within 15 days to reactive your Jio SIM. If it is already past 15 days, then you call JIo customer care or visit the nearest Jio store to request reactivation of your SIM. Provide the required documents and wait for a confirmation call; your SIM will be activated. 

What Documents are Required for Jio SIM activation?

To purchase a Jio SIM or any other operator, you need to provide proof of identity and proof of address. So you can submit your Aadhaar, Voter ID card, driving license or passport at the jio store or retailer to get a new SIM card. You also need to enter the last 4 digits of your verifying document at the time of tele-verification.

Did you try any of these methods to activate your Jio SIM? These steps ensure that your JIo SIM is activated so that you enjoy the services on your mobile phone. For instant activation of Jio SIM, choose the e-KYC method. The activation process will take only 5 to 10 minutes. Also, make sure the photo in the Aadhaar card is clear. If the photo isn't clear, your form will be put aside. 

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the tele-verification number for Jio?

The tele-verification number for Jio is 1977. Call 1977 from your Jio sim and follow the instructions for activation.

How do you Tele verify for Jio after porting?

After porting, to tele-verify, you need to dial 1977 from your Jio SIM. Follow the instructions to activate your number. You need to enter the last 4 digits of the submitted document or PIN received on your alternative number. 

How to active JioFi number?

Dial 1800-890-1977 from any number to activate your JioFi number. You need to enter the last 4 digits of your submitted document to complete the process.

How should I activate my deactivated not used for a few days Jio SIM?

You can activate a deactivated SIM within 15 days by making a payment of Rs. 20. 

How can I activate my Jio Sim online?

It is not possible to activate your Jio SIM Online. You need to complete the tele-verification for activation. 

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