SMS sending failure when sending profile details to 55019: this post seeks to proffer a solution many candidates are experiencing while creating their Jamb Profile through the SMS option, as you know jamb has now introduced a unique way of creating your profile through sending profile details to 55019 in case you are looking for how to create your Jamb profile using the Internet procedure click here.
Advantages of creating your Jamb profile using SMS options:
You might be asking what is the advantages of creating many profile through sending your profile details to 55019 ; well one of the major advantages here is that
- you can create your profile using the SMS option at your convenient
- you can create your profile using the SMS option without incurring extra charges
- you can create your profile using the SMS option with out leaving your home.
Now you might also ask how to solve the problem of SMS failure you do receive from service providers while sending your Jamb profile details to 55019 but before that let’s look into the caurse of SMS failure
Caurses of jamb SMS failure
Some of the know root causes are listed below
- Insufficient airtime
- Unregistered Sim card
- Inability of Sim card to process large sms
Insufficient airtime :
this is one of the culprit if SMS failure when sending profile details to 55019, please make sure you have sufficient airtime on your Sim, the minimum amount required is 50 naira, but I will advice you to have at least 200 to make everything work fine.
Unregistered sim/new sim:
if you have sufficient airtime but still experiencing SMS failure when sending profile details to 55019, please try to check if you can still make calls and send other regular SMS with your Sim. Or simply change your Sim.
Inability of Sim card to process large amount of messages :
there are some sincere that are faulty, no matter how you try to send bulky SMS, your message won’t get delivered, you can call the service providers for help or make use of your old Sim.
Note: make sure the simple you used to create your profile belongs to you. Don’t make use of someone else’s Sim.