AT&T Wireless: How do I switch my number to AT&T?

A simple 3 step guide for solving this common AT&T Wireless problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

Before you get started, be sure you have: Name on the account, Billing address, Password, PIN, Account number
Step 1: Check to see if your phone number is elgible to transfer:
Step 2: Call AT&T customer service Some of the information you may need is: The account number you hold with your current provider The name of the account holder Your billing address Your pin or password (if accessible)
Step 3: Wait for AT&T to contact your current service provider to assist and finish completing the transfer. (Note: You must have all the information entered correctly or your transfer will be delayed)
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Author:GetHuman-desia_nJanuary 5th, 2016 @ 04:17

About this Step by Step Guide

After thousands of AT&T Wireless customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: AT&T Wireless: How do I switch my number to AT&T?; I had an add blackberry passport it quit working while I was at work so the next day I called add...; I was wanting to know if any tethering is included with the AT&T unlimited wireless plan, or could some sort of tethering plan be added?; I would like to add AT&T wireless to my AT&T phone and directv bundle; If i already have an at&t Iphone and i want to turn it on do i have to pay it off monthy?; Do u still have the galaxy note * in pink... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 3 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 33 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting AT&T Wireless. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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