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NameAT&T Mobility
ParentAT&T
Founded2000 (Cingular)
1983 (SBC)
1994 (AT&T Wireless)
1885 (AT&T)
HeadquartersAtlanta, Georgia
Subscribers74.9 million
TechnologyGSM
GPRS/EDGE
UMTS/HSDPA
Frequency850 MHz
1900 MHz
Support800 331-0500
Onlinewireless.att.com


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AT&T is the second largest wireless carrier in the United States with over 71 million customers and 40 thousand employees.

Source(s): AT&T


AT&T Network

UMTS/HSDPA (WCDMA), GSM 850/1900 with GPRS and EDGE. UMTS is not yet offered in all areas. TDMA/Analog services were discontinued in March 2008.

AT&T Service

The largest GSM network, which covers the top 100 U.S. markets and more than 273 million people throughout the U.S.

AT&T Features

AT&T Feature Codes

Due to the vast number of Feature Codes listed, these have been split off into a separate page.

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MediaNet

Messaging

Voicemail

ALLOVER network

* Services

* Services (read as Star Services), send customer service information directly to the customer's phone or device. Different codes are used for different types of information. The calls or messages generated from these * Services do not use airtime minutes or messages from your calling or text packages. Below is a list of * Services codes:

*MIN# Dial *646# and press the Call key to receive a free text message with the amount of minutes remaining in your calling plan for the current billing cycle.

*BAL# Dial *225# and press the Call key to receive a free text message with your current balance, the payment due date and the date and amount of the last payment received for your account.

*DATA# Dial *3282# and press the Call key to receive a free text message with the amount of megabytes and messages remaining in your data and messaging packages for the current billing cycle.

*NEW# Dial *639# and press the Call key to receive a free text message with the date that you will qualify for a fully subsidized handset upgrade.

*PAY Dial *729 and press the Call key to call the Automated Express Payment line to hear your current balance and make a payment. Note that there is no # sign in this code.

*NOW Dial *669 and press the Call key to call an automated system to sign up for add-on features and services, such as data packages, roadside assistance and voice dialing. Note that there is no # sign in this code.

#ID Dial #43 and hold your phone up to some music. If the song can be identified, you'll get a text message with the results and be charged 99 cents.

*777# For GoPhone customers only. Dial *777# to view the balance remaining on your prepaid account.

*USO# Spanish equivalent of *MIN#. Dial *876# and press the Call key to receive a free text message in Spanish with the amount of minutes remaining in your calling plan for the current cycle.

*SAL# Spanish equivalent of *BAL#. Dial *725# and press the Call key to receive a free text message in Spanish with your current balance, the payment due date, and the date and amount of the last payment received for your account.

*DATO# Spanish equivalent of *DATA#. Dial *3286# and press the Call key to receive a free text message in Spanish with the amount of megabytes and messages remaining in your data and messaging packages for the current billing cycle.

*PAGAR Spanish equivalent of *PAY. Dial *72427 and press the Call key to call the Automated Express Payment line in Spanish to hear your current balance and make a payment. Note that there is no # sign in this code.

Important Note: *8 and *08 are not to be confused with these * Services. *8 (*08 for some handsets) is the number to dial for the VoiceInfo service, which provides news and information through a voice recognition service and also provides access to voice dialing and voice clips to customers who subscribe to these services. Unlike the * Services, VoiceInfo (*8 or *08) DOES USE airtime minutes according to the customer's calling plan.

AT&T Phones and Devices

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AT&T Policies

Business or School discounts

What is a FAN? FAN stands for Foundation Account Number. A FAN is when a company or school has an agreement with AT&T to provide a discount to that company's employees or that school's students. A typical FAN discount will be a % off per month on the bill, % off on the cost of a phone, and % off on accessories. To see if you qualify for a FAN discount, go to AT&T's Business Portal and enter your work or school email address. If you qualify, you'll get an email from AT&T with a link in it to attach the FAN to your account.

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