Airtel Message Center Number – If you are unable to send SMS from airtel prepaid, postpaid or 4G sim then this is only guide you need right now. In this article, we are going to guide you how airtel sms not sending problem arises and how to can resolve airtel message not sending issues by following few simple steps.
As you knew, SMS not sending problem can be very irritating. Some users don’t even have the idea that why sms is not working properly. Some users even thinks that this may be a network issues and if they try to message after sometimes then they won’t face the issue but when they again try to send the message then they again face this issue and they gets confused that why sms is not working and everything else i.e. calls and internet are working fine.
Firstly, we want to make it clear that this is not a network issues or any type of issue from airtel’s end, it is happening due to change in settings in your android device. Yes, you heard it right. You are unable to send SMS from airtel prepaid, postpaid or 4G sim due to your android device. You may be thinking how can change in settings leads to only SMS sending problems and nothing else.
Airtel SMS not sending problem arises due to change in airtel message center number, also known as SMSC (Short Message service center). Yes, we can fix airtel SMS sending problem using airtel message center number. Now, you must be thinking what airtel SMS center number is? Don’t worry, we are going to explain you in details and we are also going to tell you how to fix this problem using message center number of airtel.
Message center number or SMSC number means network element in the mobile telephone network. Its purpose is to store, forward, convert and deliver Short Message Service (SMS) messages. The main duty of an SMSC is to route SMS messages and regulate the process. Source
How Short Message Service Center or SMSC Works ?
SMSC works as a network element and it is behind every function run during send a sms i.e. storage, forwarding, reception, delivery and maintaining time stamps.
Here is how it works :-
When an SMS message is sent from a mobile phone, it will first reach an SMS centre.
The SMS centre then forwards the SMS message towards the destination.
So, we have given you information about message center number and now, we are going to share the message center number of airtel. Well, the SMS center number is different in every state and we are going to share the number according the states.
List of Airtel Message Center Number (All States) :-
Airtel Message center Number
Jammu & Kashmir
So, we have shared airtel message center number of all states. well, there are some states and we have not added in the list as we currently, don’t have any information of SMS center number of those states but we will be added them soon.
Now, we are going to tell how to change message center number in android mobile phones.
How To Change Airtel SMS Center Number Android :-
1) Open “Messages” in your android device.
2) Click on this icon ‘:’ on the top right or bottom right on the screen.
3) Click on “Settings”
4) Scroll down and click on “Advance”
5) Click on “SMS center” according to the SIM i.e. SIM 1 SMS centre or SIM 2 SMS centre.
6) You will see a default message center number. Simply, replace that number with the number list we have mentioned above according to your state.
7) Click on “Save”
That’s it. Now, try to send SMS and boom! Your airtel sms sending problem or airtel unable to send sms problem will get resolved.
Well, the above message center number will work for sure but if you still face any kind of issues or problem then we got permanent solution for you that can help you resolve this issue for sure. You can simply use airtel customer care number directly but the problems arises when call doesn’t connect to customer care executive but we got solution for that. You just need to follow these steps and your call will get connected to airtel customer care executive for sure.
How To Contact Airtel Customer Care Direclty :-
1) Dial ‘198’
2) After call is connected, simply select “Mobile services” by entering 1.
3) Listen to the options. You need to select “Internet questions”. The number may be different according to your state but in my state, the internet service option is on ‘5’.
(Note – The computer may not respond when you enter 5. So, you need to wait until computer starts speaking the menus again and then enter 5).
4) Now, you need to select menu ‘For activation of 4G or 3G data plans’ by entering 5.
5) Now, you will hear this – ‘To speak to airtel customer care executive press 9’. So, simply press 9.