Porting

  • Porting A Phone Number To 8×8

    Porting a phone number to 8×8 is the process of moving the number from the current carrier (losing carrier) to 8×8 (winning carrier). This is not the same thing as call forwarding – where an inbound call is simply forwarded to a different number. With porting, the number becomes part of the winning carrier’s network…. Read More

  • Porting A Phone Number To AT&T Mobility

    Porting a phone number to AT&T Mobility is the process of moving the number from the current carrier (losing carrier) to AT&T Mobility (winning carrier). This is not the same thing as call forwarding – where an inbound call is simply forwarded to a different number. With porting, the number becomes part of the winning… Read More

  • Porting a Phone Number to Verizon Wireless

    Porting a phone number to Verizon Wireless is the process of moving the number from the current carrier (losing carrier) to Verizon Wireless (winning carrier). This is not the same thing as call forwarding – where an inbound call is simply forwarded to a different number. With porting, the number becomes part of the winning… Read More

  • Porting a Phone Number to T-Mobile

    Porting a phone number to T-Mobile is the process of moving the number from the current carrier (losing carrier) to T-Mobile (winning carrier). This is not the same thing as call forwarding – where an inbound call is simply forwarded to a different number. With porting, the number becomes part of the winning carrier’s network…. Read More

  • Porting a Phone Number to Google Voice

    MYTH: GOOGLE VOICE IS A WIRELESS CARRIER Google Voice is NOT a wireless carrier. We put this Google Voice article in the Wireless Carrier section because that’s where people tend to look for it. But Google Voice is not a true wireless carrier. They piggyback off the data network that comes with the phone service… Read More

  • Porting a Phone Number to Bell Mobility

    Porting a phone number to Bell Mobility is the process of moving the number from the current carrier (losing carrier) to Bell (winning carrier). This is not the same thing as call forwarding – where an inbound call is simply forwarded to a different number. With porting, the number becomes part of the winning carrier’s… Read More

  • Telephone Number Verification Issue

    Some people have experienced difficulties recently, trying to port a phone number to AT&T Mobility regardless of the source. The issue AT&T is experiencing has to do with telephone number verification calls. Where the AT&T customer service rep (in a store or in a call center) tries to call the number being ported to verify… Read More