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activating new sim and keeping same number

basically my phone went on fire yesterday so im using my old 1 ive put in new sim but can't speak with o2 as it just says trying to find available agent on website i need to activate it

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Re: activating new sim and keeping same number

@Rachel1 

If you can't contact O2 any other way, you'll have to go in store to do it, but you need to take ID to prove who you are 

https://www.o2.co.uk/help/phones-sims-and-devices/activating-your-sim

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Re: activating new sim and keeping same number

Hi @Rachel1, I was wondering how you were getting on with this? Any progress since you last posted?

 

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