How to port Verizon phone numbers to KrispCall?

  • Last Updated: 27 Feb 24
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How to port Verizon phone numbers to KrispCall

Are you considering switching your phone number from Verizon to KrispCall? We understand that a smooth and hassle-free porting process is crucial for you. So in this guide, we’ll walk you through the porting requirements and step-by-step process to port Verizon phone numbers to KrispCall to ensure a seamless transition.

Porting Requirements (To Be Considered Before Porting Out Your Verizon Phone Number)

1. The number must be portable

Ensure that your Verizon phone number is eligible for porting. KrispCall mostly supports all types of Verizon phone numbers that are active and eligible. But to be on the safe side, make sure that your Verizon number is eligible for porting to KrispCall before initiating the process,

To check if your number is portable, you can go to our Number Porting Eligibility Checker tool and test your number to confirm.

2. The number must be active

Your Verizon number must remain active throughout the porting process. Avoid any service interruptions during the transition. Be sure to maintain your current Verizon service until the porting is completed.

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3. Clear Outstanding Payments

Before starting the porting process, make sure you’ve paid all your outstanding payments with Verizon. This includes any pending bills or fees associated with your current phone service. This includes any pending bills or fees associated with your current phone service. Failure to clear these payments may result in delays or complications during the porting process.

4. Submission of Necessary Documents & Information

To initiate the porting process, you’ll need to submit specific documents to KrispCall. These documents include:

  • Letter of Authorization (LOA) dated within the last 30 days
  • Customer Service Record (CSR)
  • Phone Bill
  • 6-digit Number Transfer PIN

Also, make sure that each document you send is correct, current, and follows KrispCall’s suggested format. This helps speed up the porting process.

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Information and Document Requirements (To be submitted to KrispCall)

To port your Verizon phone number to KrispCall, you’ll have to review and provide the following information and documents:

1. Phone Numbers

Provide the list of number(s) you wish to port in E164 format, for example: ([+][1] [xxx] [xxxx]). The number should essentially contain the country code, area code, and phone number. If you want to port multiple Verizon numbers to KrispCall, make sure to include all the numbers you want to transfer to KrispCall.

2. Letter of Authorization (LOA)

Submit a Letter of Authorization (LOA) dated within the last 30 days to verify that you are the authorized user of the number.

The LOA must be signed by the authorized user and/or owner of the number(s). The information on your LOA must match the authorized user name and service address provided by your current carrier. You can find the LOA template attached below for your convenience.

→ LOA Template for Verizon Phone Number

3. Customer Service Record (CSR)

CSR is a comprehensive document that aids in the accurate and secure transfer of phone numbers between carriers (this time Verizon and KrispCall). It verifies the ownership of the phone number, confirms service usage, prevents errors, and facilitates a smooth transition for the customer.

To get the Customer Service Record (CSR), contact Verizon and ask their Porting Team. Make sure to request the CSR from the carrier, not just your billing records. This document is crucial for a smooth porting process.

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4. Phone Bill

You also need to provide a scanned or electronic copy of the most recent phone bill, dated within the last 30 days. The bill should include the account, owner/authorized user name, and address information for all the numbers you intend to port. This ensures accurate verification during the porting process.

5. 6-digit Number Transfer PIN

You also need to include the 6-digit Number Transfer PIN associated with your Verizon account. This PIN confirms your identity during the switch and secures your number transfer. You can easily get a transfer PIN from Verizon through two easy ways.

Just dial #PORT on your smartphone. Now, you’ll get the 6-digit number for changing your carrier.

You can also get the transfer PIN via your Verizon account. For that, first, you need to log into your Verizon account. Then, go to My Services. Next, select the Number Transfer option from the dropdown menu. When the page loads, input your 10-digit phone number and generate your PIN.

How to port Verizon phone numbers to KrispCall?

Step 1: First, make sure that your number is portable. You can test it using our Number Porting Eligibility Checker tool. In case of inconvenience, while using the tool, you can reach out to our support representative via Live Chat or email ([email protected] or [email protected]).

Step 2: If your number is portable and you are interested in switching your carrier to KrispCall, submit your interest to our porting team via email or live chat.

Step 3: Once your query is received, our support agent will get back to you with the required documents and other essential information.

Step 4: Based on the directions provided by our support agent, submit your documents and a 6-digit number transfer PIN via email (to [email protected]). Make sure that you have included all the necessary documents and provided all the necessary information.

Step 5: Once your documents are verified, our support agent will inform you that your number is eligible for porting, and the porting process will be initiated. If your number is not eligible for porting, sufficient information will be provided to help you try again.

Note: You will have to keep your phone number active during the entire porting process.

Step 6: After a successful porting process, you will be notified about it, and you can access the number easily from the KrispCall app.

Step 7: After your Verizon number is successfully ported to KrispCall, you can cancel your Verizon plan.

Also Check: How to port T-Mobile Phone Numbers to KrispCall?

FAQs

How do I transfer my Verizon phone number to another carrier?

To transfer your Verizon phone number to another carrier, you need to submit your interest to the new carrier. Along with that, you also need to provide the necessary information and documents (depending on the carrier) and a 6-digit transfer PIN. If your information is accurate, your Verizon phone number will be ported to a new carrier. Depending on the carrier and the complications, it may take a few days to a few weeks for the migration.

How can I get a Verizon number transfer PIN for porting?

There are two ways to get a Verizon number transfer PIN for porting. The first method is dialing #PORT on the smartphone. After dialing the number, you will get a 6-digit code, which can be used while porting your number.

You can also get the transfer PIN by logging in to the Verizon account. In the My Services tab, click on the Number Transfer option (which can be found in the dropdown) and enter your 10-digit Verizon phone number. In doing so, you will receive the transfer PIN necessary for porting.

How long does it take for Verizon to release your phone number?

Verizon usually takes 4-24 hours to release wireless numbers, whereas landline numbers take 2-10 days. They usually notify the users when it’s ready.

Bivek Khatiwada

Bivek Khatiwada is a Senior Analyst at KrispCall with a wealth of knowledge in VoIP, virtual phone systems, and cloud call centers. His expertise allows him to elucidate the benefits and advancements of modern communication technologies.

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