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NathanS

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#271958 3-Jun-2020 15:14
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Anyone any idea how to get a better mobile number? The one I got for my daughter is hard to remember...


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Andib
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  #2497438 3-Jun-2020 15:24
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Call the provider and ask. Though even the most difficult numbers become easy to remember after a while.


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  #2497439 3-Jun-2020 15:25
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@NathanS What provider? You really need to provide better information


 
 
 
 


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  #2497441 3-Jun-2020 15:28
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What provider are you with?

 

Here's Skinny's offer. I don't know if other providers offer this.

 

 


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  #2497444 3-Jun-2020 15:31
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Does anyone ever remember mobile numbers anymore?  Thats what speed-dial is for!

 

Also try a service like https://www.internetmarketingninjas.com/seo-tools/phone-number-spell/  (from a google search) which will generate a mnemonic making the number easier to remember / dial.

 

 


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  #2497448 3-Jun-2020 15:40
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You can usually pick number from the few in the office/shop.

 

I don't know any number apart from mine (did not change for 18 yrs) and police :(





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  #2497452 3-Jun-2020 15:53
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I went down to Warehouse Stationery on a quiet day and took 20 minutes or so to look through a bin of hundreds of SIM cards until I found one that was really easy to remember.


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  #2497475 3-Jun-2020 16:51
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Linux:

 

@NathanS What provider? You really need to provide better information

 

 

 

 

If it's 2degrees, customer care can change it for you over the phone. It's not in the self-care site anymore though.





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