One of the reasons for this increase in the number of persons requesting to know how to share data on Glo is because many people now own as much as 3 different SmartPhones or internet enabled devices.
Data sharing on Glo can be done either by using the automatic tool offered by the networks HSI portals or by using their USSD code. Let’s quickly look through the codes to share data on Glo:
Configure your modem or phone to the below APN settings
APN = gloflat
Take note of these steps because you’ll need it to add more numbers or to delete some afterwards. Other basic useful settings can also be done from the HIS portals such as checking sharing status & remaining data MB.
Simply dial the following USSD code below:
Let me share with you guys one more code to share data on Glo. This method is mainly for those using older versions of modem interface that doesn’t support the USSD menu and functions.
Sharing is good when you have a number of Smart Phones and other internet enabled devices like iPad, iPhone, iPod, Android phone & another internet enabled phones that are all using Glo SIM card.
It’s also good for families who wish to subscribe to only one data plan for the household and then use a code to share data on Glo among members of the family.
Conversely, gifting is meant for persons who want to send Glo data as gift to their friends or colleagues. In other words, you are purchasing a Glo data plan for another customer.
To GIFT a Glo data: Dial *127*<USSD_Plan_Number>*<friend’s number># (example: Dial *127*53*0807xxxxxxx# to gift the always Micro plan to a friend)
Send “Gift <plan name> <friend’s number>” to 127 (example: send “Gift always micro 0807xxxxxxx” as an SMS to 127).