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by JLR
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Sim card unused for 2 years - I live overseas. Can I still put credit on it?

Subject says it all!  I'm visiting UK and Europe this summer and wouild happily use the sim card in question rather than buy a new one.

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by Grand Master
Grand Master
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Re: Sim card unused for 2 years - I live overseas. Can I still put credit on it?

It's dead! PAYG SIMs are completely deactivated after 9 months of non-use. 

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To phone EE: The local rate landline number +44 207 362 0200 or Freephone +44 800 079 8586 - Option 1 for Mobiles; Option 2 for 4G WiFi; Option 3 for Home Broadband & EE TV.

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by Grand Master
Grand Master
Solution

Re: Sim card unused for 2 years - I live overseas. Can I still put credit on it?

It's dead! PAYG SIMs are completely deactivated after 9 months of non-use. 

__________________________________________________________________________________________
If you think I helped please feel free to hit the "Star" button below.
To phone EE: The local rate landline number +44 207 362 0200 or Freephone +44 800 079 8586 - Option 1 for Mobiles; Option 2 for 4G WiFi; Option 3 for Home Broadband & EE TV.

ISPs: 1999: Freeserve 48K Dial-Up => 2005: Wanadoo 1 Meg BB => 2007: Orange 2 Meg BB => 2008: Orange 8 Meg LLU => 2010: Orange 16 Meg LLU => 2011: Orange 20 Meg WBC => 2014: EE 20 Meg WBC
by JLR
Explorer

Re: Sim card unused for 2 years - I live overseas. Can I still put credit on it?

Well that's that problem solved. Thank you!

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EE Community Support Team

Re: Sim card unused for 2 years - I live overseas. Can I still put credit on it?

Hi there @JLR

 

Thanks for coming to the community.

 

I hope you have an amazing time in the UK and Europe over the summer.

 

You will be able to pick up an EE SIM card ion one of our EE Shops and they will be able to help you set this up with the best pack for you.

 

Leanne 🙂

by Grand Master
Grand Master

Re: Sim card unused for 2 years - I live overseas. Can I still put credit on it?

Thanks! You're welcome :)! Glad I could be of assistance.

__________________________________________________________________________________________
If you think I helped please feel free to hit the "Star" button below.
To phone EE: The local rate landline number +44 207 362 0200 or Freephone +44 800 079 8586 - Option 1 for Mobiles; Option 2 for 4G WiFi; Option 3 for Home Broadband & EE TV.

ISPs: 1999: Freeserve 48K Dial-Up => 2005: Wanadoo 1 Meg BB => 2007: Orange 2 Meg BB => 2008: Orange 8 Meg LLU => 2010: Orange 16 Meg LLU => 2011: Orange 20 Meg WBC => 2014: EE 20 Meg WBC
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