PUK or Personal Unblocking Key is code to unblock your phone when its blocked and saying enter PUK code. We all have been into that situation once or many time when accidently we did something and suddenly it locked. Screen will show a message which is written please enter PUK code.
Now the problem is, when you see this message first time ever, then you would have thought it would be your password and you enter it. If you enter wrong PUK number 3 time than your sim will be blocked (attempts to enter PUK code will be different from every network) and you had to visit nearby customer support. So, whenever you see that your phone is locked and asking for PUK number, don’t enter wrong PUK number.
There are different ways to get this PUK number for every other network. We will share how to find PUK number for your mobile network.
These problems occur most of the time and if you have a Vodafone number than you can get your Vodafone PUK number by two different ways.
- You need to dial *111*2*6#, it’s a USSD code to get your PUK. You need to enter your mobile number to get your PUK code.
- You can call their customer care number from another Vodafone number and asked for your PUK code. They will ask some simple question and once they verified, you will get your Vodafone PUK code.
To know your airtel PUK number, you need to call their customer care number @121 and ask for your PUK number. You need to call it from different airtel number. They will ask for your verification like the number of your Aadhar card etc. after that you will get the PUK number.
If your Aircel number is locked and asked you to enter your Aircel PUK code than you can call their customer care number from different Aircel number and ask for PUK number, you will be asked few question and then they will provide your Aircel PUK number to you. You need to enter that PUK number in to your phone and unblocked it. Or you can SMS PUK to 121.
If you need your idea PUK number than you can get it two different ways,
- You can visit idea website and get your PUK number. You need to log in by registering your idea number. You will find PUK Retrieval from my idea page. That is where you can see your number and your PUK number.
- You can call idea customer care number and ask for your PUK number.
When your BSNL number is locked and asking for PUK code than you can just call their customer care number 1503 or 1800-180-1503 from other numbers. You need to verify about your number and they will ask some question. After that you will get your BSNL PUK code which you can enter your phone to unlock it. Make sure that you don’t enter wrong PUK number, otherwise your number will be blocked, and you need to visit their store to unlock it.
You can send SMS with PUK your sim number to 53733 from another number and get your BSNL PUK code. You can find your sim number behind your sim card.
If your Docomo number is locked and asking for PUK number than you can call their customer care number on 121 and ask for your BSNL PUK code.
If your reliance GSM or CDMA phone asking for PUK number than you can call their customer care number on 198 and ask for your PUK number. They will ask information about you and then provide the Reliance PUK number.
If your Jio number is showing message on the screen like PUK code than do not enter your mobile password. You need to call Jio customer care from other jio number, which you can find it in your Jio app. They will ask some information like your home address or your Aadhar card number to know that its your number or not and then give you the Jio PUK code.
If you are looking for your Telenor PUK code than you need to call Telenor customer care number and ask for the PUK number.