TextNow: How do I temporarily suspend my service?

A simple guide for solving this common TextNow problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

Before you get started, be sure you have: Email address on the account, Password
You can suspend your service temporarily by submitting a support ticket to them with your request by opening this link https://www.textnow.com/login?SAMLRequest=fZHNbsIwEITvPEXku5M4NAVZJCgCVUKiVUV%2FDr059kZYdWzqdYD26RvSItFD%0Aue7Op5mdnc2PrYn24FE7WxAWp2RejmYoWrPjVRe2dgMfHWCIep1FPiwK0nnL%0AnUCN3IoWkAfJn6r7Nc%2FilO%2B8C046Qy6Q64RABB%2F6ACRaLQtyAjwFUJNpU9%2FS%0ACVM1ZQxyWueppCCbm7pWzRgy1esRO1hZDMKGgmQpyylLKRs%2FsynPc86yNxK9%0Anq%2FrvUhUnc0WzmLXgn8Cv9cSXjbrgmxD2CFPkgDHYN3hoD0YQIy%2FwCrA91i6%0ANhFS9qPklJKUQ1N8SOHLK9QsuRT%2B9vvQN7FaPjqj5WdUGeMOCw8iQEGC74BE%0Ad863IvzfHYvZMNGKNoOUQyu0qZTyvT1Jyh%2FXv48sR98%3D%0A&RelayState=https%3A%2F%2Fsupportwireless.textnow.com and clicking "Submit a request" at the top of the page
Do you have this same issue? Get started now with our tips and tricks.
Start fixing my issue
Author: The GetHuman Team • January 15th, 2016

About this Step by Step Guide

After thousands of TextNow 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: TextNow: How do I temporarily suspend my service?; I switched phones and cannot remember the email i used.; Need help adding minutes to my childrens phones the haven't had minutes for a bout a month now maybe a little over; Renew my plan & find out whats wrong with my contact images; They said they were sending me a new sim card just wanna know how long it takes; My account doesn't seem to "exist" anymore, It was just working the other day, Please fix ASAP, thank you!... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 1 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 88 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting TextNow. 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.

Why does GetHuman Write How-to Guides for TextNow Problems?

GetHuman has been working for over 10 years on sourcing information about big organizations like TextNow that helps customers resolve customer service issues faster. We started with contact information and fastest ways to reach a human at big companies. Particularly ones with slow or complicated IVR or phone menu systems. From there, we realized that consumers still needed more detailed help solving the most common problems, so we expanded to this set of guides, which grows every day. If you have other problems or questions and you can't find the solution here, please let us know. We are writing new step by step guides every day for problems like this. And if you spot any issues with our How do I temporarily suspend my service? guide, please let us know by sending us feedback. We want to be as helpful as possible. If you appreciated this guide, please share it with your favorite people. Our free information and tools is powered by you, the customer. The more people that use it, the better it gets.

Help from a Live Expert

We partner with a West Coast company with live support techs available 24/7. Take advantage of a special $1 one-week trial membership and chat with a real, live person now!
Chat With an Expert


GetHuman shows free information and tools to help customers contact TextNow and solve TextNow customer service problems faster.

The Free, Easy Way to Move Services

Call now and talk to a real person in seconds who can tell you the best deals from each telecom company if your new home area. We find the best deal for you and then we manage the scheduling so that all your technicians show up on the same day. Easy and free!

Call free anytime: 888-959-6783Our service is unaffiliated and thus can compare plans across many providers and schedule multiple technicians
Was this page helpful? If so, please share!
Sharing is what powers GetHuman's free customer service contact information and tools. You can help!