Where do I find my PUK code?
1. Get the PUK code from the SIM card packaging
- The PUK code is printed on the plastic card holding the SIM.
- The PUK code might be hidden under a scratchable area.
- Scratch off the area to reveal the PUK code.
- Sign in to get the PUK code.
- Give your mobile carrier a call to ask for your PUK code.
What is the 8 digit PUK code for?
Personal Unblocking Key
The PUK (Personal Unblocking Key) code is a code consisting of 8 digits. It is used to unblock your SIM card when you entered 3 times a wrong PIN code. A card blocked by the PUK code cannot be unblocked; it cannot be used any further and you have to replace it.
Can I get my PUK code online?
You can try online to find your PUK code as long as you have an online account through your network provider (most offer this service). Log in to your mobile phone account on your computer and look for a PUK code section on your account page.
How do I find my PUK code 3?
Call us on 333 from a Three phone or 0333 338 1001 (standard rates apply) from any other phone to request a PUK code. Note: Don’t try to unlock your SIM without getting a PUK code from us. If you use the wrong one it’ll block your SIM completely.
Is a SIM number the same as a PUK code?
Your SIM PIN is different to your PUK and your phone passcode. It’s a 4-digit number that lets you lock your SIM card to one device. By default, your SIM PIN is the last four digits of your PUK. You can change your SIM PIN through your device settings.
How can I get idea PUK code by SMS?
Idea customer can Dial *121*4*1*13# ussd code to know your Idea number PUK code or call on the Idea customer care number from another Idea number and verify your details to Idea customer support executive to know your Idea number PUK code.
What is a PUK code for a SIM card?
Personal Unlocking Key
A PUK or ‘Personal Unlocking Key’ is a security feature on most mobile devices that protects your SIM card data. A PUK code is required when a SIM Card PIN has been entered incorrectly. The message Enter PUK will appear on your mobile phone if you have incorrectly entered your PIN for your SIM card 3 times in a row.