How to Check my Telkom Own Number

Do you wish to learn how to check your Telkom own number? Maybe you are new to the network and you have not yet memorized your number. If that is the case, you will be looking for a quick and easy way through which to see your number. In this article, we are going to show you how to view your Telkom number using a USSD code.

Steps to see your number on Telkom

To check your Telkom own number, you need to do the following;

  1. On your phone, dial *1#.
  2. Your number will appear on the screen.

What’s the USSD Code for Telkom own number

The USSD to see your own Telkom number is *1#.

Who is this facility for?

There is nothing that can be as embarrassing as forgetting your own mobile number. Imagine someone asking you; what is your number, and you going black all of a sudden. It makes you appear disorganized. But that scenario actually happens. There are so many numbers, PINs and password that need to be memorized out there that it can be difficult for a person to know them all.

Of course, your number is something that you should probably prioritize. However, if you are new to Telkom, you may not have already done that. In that case, having this facility to check your number is a life saver. The beauty of it is that you can quickly dial this code without appearing too dull.

See number by dialing another phone

Another way through which you can check your own Telkom number is by dialing another phone. If you have a friend or colleague nearby, simply call their number and your number will appear on their screens. That’s assuming, of course, that they are not as forgetful as you are. If they too do not know what their number is, then you will be in trouble.

Anyway, check out our article on how to port from MTN to Telkom. Many people are making the move. Others are also moving from Vodacom to Telkom.


    1. Did you try out the steps given in the article? Or maybe you can simply call someone you know from the Telkom SIM and they will tell you what your number is.

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