Glo share data is a feature that allows users of the network to share their active data plans with friends, family and loved ones. Instead of buying two separate data plan for you and your loved ones, with the Glo share data feature, you will be able to share your activate data with up to 5 different persons on the Glo network. For Globacom Nigeria users who have been looking for a way to transfer data, this post is for you.
Before we begin, if you are an MTN users, you an also check how you can Share your data plan on the network. According to Glo, anyone you share data with, gets notified via SMS with immediate access to the internet. You can browser, download and surf the internet as long as the one doing the sharing, still has an active data. While the feature allows you to add anyone using a Glo line to share on your data, it also allows you to remove them too.
How To Share Glo Data With Friends
You can share data with friends and family using two methods one online and the other via offline. To share online, visit HERE. Alternatively, you can visit hsi.glo.com from your device (using Glo SIM) and use the sharing feature
To share offline, simply follow the steps below;
- Dial *127*01*[friend’s number]# or Send “Share [friend’s number]” to 127.
e.g. Dial *127*01*0805XXXXXXX# or Send Share 0805XXXXXXX to 127.
How To Remove Someone From Your Shared Data?
To REMOVE people from sharing, dial *127*02*[friend’s number]# OR Send “Remove [friend’s number]” to 127.
e.g. Dial *127*02*0805XXXXXXX# or Send Remove 0805XXXXXXX to 127.
How To Check For People You Are Sharing Data With?
To LIST PEOPLE sharing your subscription, dial *127*00# or Send “List” to 127
How to Gift a Data plan
Glo also makes it possible for you to gift data to a loved one or friend. That is, you can buy a subscription and send it to friends. According to Glo, the feature is especially useful if you don’t want to share your subscription with the intended recipient. The gift recipient will be notified via customized SMS.
- To gift data on the Glo website. Click HERE. Alternatively, you can visit hsi.glo.com from your device (using Glo SIM) and use the gifting feature.
- To GIFT a subscription: Dial *127*[USSD_Plan_Number]*[friend’s number]# or Send “Gift [friend’s number]” to 127.