Friday, July 3, 2015

Entel SIM Locked: Find PUK code & Reset PIN number , USSD , online Helpline methods | Bolivia, Peru , Chile

The default PIN Number for all Entel  Prepaid and Postpaid mobile SIM card is unique for each mobile SIM
Entel  is the major telecom network which offers high speed data connection to Bolivia, Chile, Peru  customers  through , Prepaid and postpaid plans.

Entel SIM card has an inbuilt PIN code and PUK code for security purpose. The SIM card will be blocked if you enter your PIN number wrongly for 3 times.
Then the Phone will request to enter PUK code to reset your PIN number.
You can find your Entel PUK (Personal Unlocking Key) through following methods.

>Find PUK through Helpline

  1.     Call   800 367 626 from any network or 103 from another Entel mobile number or
    +56 2 2927 4025 if you are abroad.
  2.     Enter the option to speak with customer care
  3.     Request for a PUK code and note it down
  4.     Enter it in your locked Avantel  mobile phone and reset your PIN number
  5.     Now your phone will be unlocked..

>Retrieve PUK Online

    Go to official website of Entel and click MiEntel option. Login with the provided user name and password . You can register , if you are new to Entel.
Once you entered into the Entel Page, Go to Account or Profile information option where your PUK code will be displayed.
    Note the PUK code and enter it in the locked Entel SIM card. As a next step you would set a new four digit PIN Number for the SIM card.

>Welcome mail /SMS option

If you have welcome mail that you got when buying the Entel  SIM card, you can directly note the PUK code printed in the mail and enter it in your locked mobile phone.

Currently Entel  mobile do not provide option for obtaining PUK code through SMS.

So, Please try any one of the above methods to retrieve you PUK code.

Maximum Limit for PUK code entering is 10 attempts. Then the SIM be be blocked and need to replace with anew SIM card . So better be careful while entering PUK code