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How do I activate an old device on a prepaid plan?
debgram1
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I got the S8 and gave my niece the S6, she uses prepaid plan.  Does she have to get a new SIM card or can her number be changed on the one I had in the phone

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Re: how to change number from old phone
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Congratulations on your new device! I'm sure that your niece will appreciate the S6. The device can be changed online, over the phone or at a store:http://www.verizonwireless.com/stores/. She will need a SIM card that is compatible with her device. Think link will provide the steps on changing the device online:https://www.verizonwireless.com/support/prepaid/managing-devices/. Prepaid services can be reached here: 888-294-6804.  BobbyN_VZW

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Re: how to change number from old phone
vzw_customer_support
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Hello debgram1,

Giving your niece your old phone is a wonderful gesture. Is she using Verizon Prepay services?

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vzw_customer_support
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Congratulations on your new device! I'm sure that your niece will appreciate the S6. The device can be changed online, over the phone or at a store:http://www.verizonwireless.com/stores/. She will need a SIM card that is compatible with her device. Think link will provide the steps on changing the device online:https://www.verizonwireless.com/support/prepaid/managing-devices/. Prepaid services can be reached here: 888-294-6804.  BobbyN_VZW

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If my response answered your question please click the �Correct Answer� button under my response. This ensures others can benefit from our conversation. Thanks in advance for your help with this!!

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