Dial Service 411 Directory Assistance #225 or #BAL Customer access to balance information #4673 or #HOPE National Domestic Violence Hotline #646 or #MIN Verifications of minutes used #7623 or #ROAD Roadside Assistance #738 Prepay voicemail retrieval *228 Over the air programming *86 Voicemail retrieval (Not used for Prepay) 911 Emergency 611 Technical Support Note: Some numbers may not be available while roaming.
If you own a CDMA version of the i Phone, you can update your roaming capabilities by dialing a number from your phone directly, which can increase your battery life while roaming, allow your i Phone to connect to additional roaming networks and decrease the amount of blocked and dropped calls.
When I call *228 from my Verizon cell phone what is actually happening?
It says that I am updating my roaming capabilities, but I have heard that you are also letting Verizon know where the dead spots are (which seems to everywhere).
If you wish to program or activate your phone, skip this step.
Follow the system prompts, pressing "1" to confirm the update.
Raiford is a graduate of Saint Petersburg College in Florida.
I have used Verizon for a number of years with different cell phones.
A message will appear on the device that the process has started and you will received a notification once complete.
If the process fails, try restarting the device and dialing again.