Looking for how to check Glo number? You may have forgotten your number or you just bought the Glo sim card and you are yet to memorize the phone number.
Whatever the case may be, it is not always fun to find yourself looking for ways to get your number. Especially when you need it urgently in a place like a bank or a school where you need to fill out a form.
This is why we will be looking at how to check Glo number in 2023. So if you are looking for how to check your Glo number urgently, keep reading to find out how.
New Update: As of 13th May 2023, MTN, Glo, Airtel, and 9mobile announced that there will be a harmonization of their codes for Airtime, Data, and other services. What this means is: you can use one code to check your number on MTN, Glo, Airtel, and 9Mobile. Instead of the procedure in this post, all networks will use one code.
Once this update is complete every other code will no longer work. These new shortcodes by NCC are to help users remember a single code instead of several codes. Until the harmonization is complete, the codes on this post on how to check Glo number remains valid. Read on.
How to check Glo number
There are several tips on how to check Glo number, which we are going to share with you in this article. Some of the methods we are going to talk about are very simple, and some of them may be a little bit harder. But they are all effective in checking Glo numbers.
These methods are via USSD code, SMS, online, and without the use of a phone
Glo number code
We know that you want to know the easiest tip on how to check Glo number. This is why we have decided to start with the simplest of all the methods. Globacom Nigeria has provided a short USSD code for its users to dial and check their numbers without stress.
The Glo number code is *135*8#. Dial it and send it, your Glo number will be shown on your screen immediately. No stress.
Or, you can dial *777# and send it. Follow the prompts and select option 4, which is ‘my Tariff plan’. From the next options that will be displayed on your screen, select option 3, which is ‘my number’. And your Glo number will be shown on your screen immediately.
How to check my Glo number via SMS
The tips here on how to check Glo number via SMS are quite easy to use. And it also requires no internet connection, so you can make use of this method at all times.
Although, there is no special number for you to text because Globacom Nigeria has not provided any number for us to text. You can still use the SMS method.
To use this method, simply go to your messaging app and send a message to a friend or family member. Ask them to text you your number, or pick up the person’s phone and check and write your number down from it. that’s if the person is close by.
The SMS will cost you N4, but if you have no airtime to spend on this, no problem. You can still send an SMS to your friend or family member without spending a dime. You just need to use the Glo call me back message.
Do this by dialing *125*phone number# and send. If your friend’s number is 08054444999, then you just need to dial *125*08054444999# and send. The call me back SMS will be sent to the number, and you will be able to copy the Glo number you used to send the message from your friend’s phone.
How to check Glo phone number online
This guideline on how to check Glo number requires an internet connection. So turn on your mobile data and you are ready to check your Glo number online. Visit Glo Self-care website, and ensure that you are visiting the website with your Glo line as your data connection sim.
The moment you log in, a message will pop up. This message is meant to welcome you to the site and it will address you by your Glo number. For instance, if your Glo number is 08055553333, your welcome message will read ‘welcome, 08055553333….’
So many people use this method because it is convenient and can be used even while using your PC. You just need to visit their website using your Glo sim and the welcome message containing your number will pop up.
How to check Glo number via a call
Another guideline on how to check Glo number is checking it through a call. The call can be a normal call to someone, requesting for the person to send you the number you are using to call him/her. You can do this with any of your contacts, especially those that you have personal relationships with.
On the other hand, you can decide to call Glo customer service and ask for your Glo number. The customer care representatives for Glo are ever-friendly and willing to help you out in any way they can.
Lastly, you can call the popular number that every Glo user can call at all times and be sure of an answer.
The number is 1244, call the number with your Glo line and you will hear a robot calling out your number for you. Before dialing this number, ensure that you have a paper and pen or pencil with you. To write down the number as the robot is calling it out.
How to check Glo number without a phone
In all the tips we have discussed on how to check Glo number, you need a phone to use them. But you can check Glo number without using a phone.
This is done by going through your sim pack. All sim cards come in a pack called sim packs, and in all the sim packs, the numbers of the sims are written on them. So you can easily copy out your Glo number from its sim pack.
In this article, we have covered all the tips on how to check Glo number. You can use any of the methods in case of any emergency need for your Glo number. Which of these methods have you used before and which one of them is more convenient for you, please let us know in the comment section.