Damaged Mobile Reload Card can make you nervous when you are in a hurry to reload (top up) your mobile phone. Here are some tips to over come this situation. These Mobile phone call minutes and Data plan re-load cards will not be exchanged or paid back by the seller. Now it is very important to recover those damaged numbers to get your money to be reloaded in to your phone account.
Damaged Mobile Reload Card. (Sri Lanka Cards and International Cards).
All over the world including Sri Lanka there are Aluminum paint covered Reload cards are available for Call minutes and Data Plan top up cards. To reload or Top up switch on your mobile phone. Then slowly remove the thin layer of the Aluminum paint. Now you can view the secret code number there. Follow the instruction on the card by using your SMS facility to top up your call or Data plan or both of them, if the card allows it.
When you scratch the number part of the purchased call card or Mobile Data card it may become partially damaged.
So let’s see what we can do?
Here is the solution.
Method One: Scan the number side in a scanner connected to PC and get a large image of it. (Resolution 600 dpi) See the scan copy. You can find all the numbers even if they partially damaged. Use it to Recharge or to top up.
Method Two: Place the damaged card in a place where good light is available. Then take a photo of it.
With these ways, you can view the scanned copy or the photo to view the damaged number clearly.
This will help you to find out the damaged numbers easily and to load the amount in to your mobile phone.
Buy cards from vendors who have good sales. the one who got less sales may provide you old cards that are with dried up paint layer. Surely this will end up in damaged card when you scratch it.
Reload cards are the popular mode of Recharge or Top-up mobile phone calling balance in Sri Lanka. Good for Mobitel, Dialog, Aitel and Hutch Reload cards.
7 ways available to Reload or Recharge.
1. Through online reload websites.
2. Pay in the phone shop
3. Top-up through a vendor machine, in phone shop.
4. Reload through a multipurpose vendor machine located in public places.
5. Buy a recharge card and follow the instruction.
6. Go to any Super Market and Reload the phone by paying the cashier.
7. Install your carrier’s App in your Smartphone and follow its instructions to recharge your mobile account.
Agent shop and the supermarket cashier can give you the balance, if you provide a large denomination bank note.
The online reload and the multipurpose vendor machine will not provide balance for the payment.
Mobile Reload Card.
Don’t keep the New recharge card in a hot places like in a car dashboard or any where else.
Never keep the card for months in your purse or in any other places.
These will make the paint coating over the secret numbers to be hard to remove.
So whenever you scratch the card it won’t be removed easily.
It will be seen as pasted on it.
Tourist visiting Sri Lanka.
Which is the best way to reload your mobile phone account in Sri Lanka?
If you are a Tourist, use the communication center service to make the mobile phone reload rather than other methods.
Is there any Re-Load machines available in Sri Lanka?
Yes. There are reload machines fitted in the shopsand public places.
First input the “0” (Zero) followed by your mobile phone number.
Then in put the amount you want to get reload.
Pay the money to the shop keeper.
After getting the money he will activate it and you will get the re-load message instantly.
Also you can get the computerized payment bill too from him.
There is no need to pay in US Dollar or in Euro for to get mobile phone reload.
How to reload, recharge or Top up your Cell phone with top up card?
How to reload Dialog mobile phone account in Sri Lanka? (including Tourist Pack)
Dialog Recharge *#123#card Number#
Or call 123 and after the peep sound enter your card number.
Dialog Balance checking: Dial #456#
How to Reload (Including Tourist Pack) Mobitel mobile account in Sri Lanka?
Recharge: *102*card Number#
Or SMS PIN to 141
Mobitel Balance Checking: *100# 141
Which Sri Lanka Carriers offer mobile phone reload through scratch cards?
Airtel, Dialog, Hutch and Mobitel offer these cards with different cash value.
Minimum recharge card value in Sri Lanka is Rs 20/-
Getting Call Time Loan for Mobile Phones.
Mobitel.lk offers Rs 100 one time loan for their customers. #247#100#
If Dialog customer Dial #356# and follow instructions, if your balance is less than Rs 10/-(Account 3 months old).
Airtel Loan Dial *345#. Loan amount Rs 300/-.