Congratulations! Your Monthly 1.5GB data plan has been successfully renewed.
Is this the kind of message you are getting? Auto-renewal is convenient, but can be a bit of a nuisance at times and you may want to disable it. Today, I will show you how to cancel auto-renewal on MTN, Airtel, 9mobile, and Glo.
I know how it feels like spending or losing what you never planned to.
Anyway, the auto-renewal feature was added to automatically renew your expired data bundle plan and ease you the stress of subscribing manually.
But most times, you don’t want it that way, right? All you want is to subscribe anytime you want to.
Follow the procedures below to opt-out of auto-renewal on any network.
How to Cancel Auto-Renewal on MTN
- First, dial *123*5*1# and reply 2 to check your existing plan.
- Now check out the list of MTN data plans in Nigeria and copy the subscription code.
- After that, send the No+Subscription code to 131.
For example, to cancel auto-renewal on MTN daily plan (50MB), SMS NO114 to 131.
MTN has a variety of data plans starting from hourly plans, daily, weekly, monthly data plans and so on.
All you need to do is add “NO” before its activation code, send it to “131” and you are good.
Use the below code to deactivate auto-renewal on MTN.
|Data Plan||Price||Cancel Auto-Renewal (SMS to 131)||Validity|
25MB for N50 – NO114 to 131
75MB for N100 – NO104 to 131
1GB for N350 – NO 155 to 131
200MB for N200 – NO113 to 131
2GB for N500 – NO154 to 131
350MB for N300 – NO102
750MB for N500 – NO103
1.5GB for N1000 – NO106
2GB for N1200 – NO130
3.5GB For N2000 – NO110
6.5GB For N3500 – NO107
11GB for N5000 – NO116
25GB for N10000 – NO117
60GB for N20000 – N0118
100GB for N30000 – NO138
120GB for N50000 – NO133
150GB for N70000 – NO134
MTN GoodyBag Data Plan
This is a data plan launched by MTN Nigeria for you to browse and chat on your favorite social media platforms with little money spent on airtime.
To cancel auto-renewal on this plan is simple.
- Just send STOP+Subscription Code to 131.
See the deactivation codes below:
Daily – send STOPWAD to 131
Weekly – send STOPWAW to 131
Monthly – send STOPWAM to 131
Daily – STOPFBD
Weekly – STOPFBW
Monthly – STOPFBM
Daily – STOPTWTD
Weekly – STOPTWTW
Monthly – STOPTWTM
Daily – STOPINSD
Weekly – STOPINSW
Monthly – STOPINSM
Daily – STOPWCD
Weekly – STOPWCW
Monthly – STOPWCM
Daily – STOPESKD
Weekly – STOPESKW
Daily – STOP2GOD
Weekly – STOP2GOW
Monthly – STOP2GOM
Daily – STOPNIMD
Weekly – STOPNIMW
Monthly – STOPNIMM
You can also see that the MTN GoodyBag social data plan has different codes to deactivate autorenewal. Just attach the word “STOP” to the activation code.
MTN XtraValue Plan
In case you don’t know, the XtraValue is divided into two (2) which is XtraTalk that offers more airtime for voice calls than Data Volume and XtraData bundles that offer more data volume that airtime for voice calls.
Whichever plan you choose, below is how to opt-out of auto-renewal.
N300 – NOD300 to 131
N500 – NOD500
N1000 – NOD1000
N2000 – NOD2000
N5000 – NOD5000
N10000 – NOD10000
N15000 – NOD15000
N20000 – NOD20000
N300 – NOV300 to 131
N500 – NOV500
N1000 – NOV1000
N2000 – NOV2000
N5000 – NOV5000
N10000 – NOV10000
N15000 – NOV15000
N20000 – NOV20000
MTN BlackBerry Data Plan
Of course, you know that BlackBerry plans are usually cheap and affordable.
Remember back then, when you can subscribe to the blackberry daily plan for just N100, browse and download large files online without worrying about data exhaustion (lol ?).
This plan also has auto-renewal activated, use the shortcode below to deactivate the feature on this plan.
- Kindly send NO to 21600.
You should receive a confirmation message telling you how successful the operation was.
MTN International Calling Bundles
This is a bundle that allows you to make calls with people in different parts of the world from Nigeria based on the international voice minutes you paid for.
MTN gives you access to 18 international destinations which are:
- South Africa
- United Kingdom
- United States
- South Korea
- Hong Kong
Here we have the N300 plan which is for 20minutes, N500 for 40minutes and N1500 for 150 international voice minutes.
To deactivate auto-renewal on this plan, send NO+Bundle code to 131.
- For N300 Plan – sms NOIDB300 to 131
- For N500 Plan – sms NOIDB500 to 131
- To get N1500 Plan – sms NOIDB1500 to 131
Callertunez gives you the opportunity to customize your ringtone. You can change the default “PIN – PIN” tone to the latest song on trend in order to entertain your callers.
Visit callertunez.mtnonline.com/user to subscribe.
To deactivate auto-renewal on MTN Callertunez:
- SMS NO to 4100 and you’re good.
“In general, you can sms STOPDATA to 131 to cancel auto-renewal on all existing data plans on MTN.”
How To Cancel Auto-Renewal On Airtel
After successful activation, it’s time to turn off the auto-renewal feature so that Airtel doesn’t tamper with your airtime when the data bundle expires.
To opt-out of auto-renew on Airtel:
- SMS STOP to 141. Or
- SMS STOPAUTORENEW TO 440.
If you subscribed to a Blackberry plan, SMS DEACTIVATE to 440 to opt-out.
Alternatively, you can contact the Airtel customer care for help.
- Call the customer care line: 111
- Send a direct message on Twitter: @airtel_care (if you have a data-enabled device).
How to Cancel Auto-Renewal on 9mobile
9mobile (Formerly Etisalat) made it easier for their customers to cancel the automatic renewing of data bundle plans on expiry.
See the 9mobile 4G and 3G Data bundle plans on-trend.
With a short USSD Code you dial on your smartphone, auto-renewal will be cancelled permanently for all active data bundles on your line.
- Simply dial *229*0# to deactivate this feature.
- SMS STOP to 229 and you will receive a confirmation message from 9mobile.
How To Cancel Auto-Renewal on Glo
There is no doubt that Glo Nigeria offers huge data volumes for less pay and at the same time they try to relieve you the stress of subscribing to their data plans manually.
Glo added the automatic re-subscription feature just in case your existing data bundle expires, it gets renewed automatically.
Sounds cool but not everyone values that, so I’ve given the simple method to deactivate autorenewal on your Glo line below:
- Kindly Send CANCEL to 127
You will receive a confirmation message from Glo informing you that the operation was successful.
You can as well call the Glo Customer Care line, just in case the above code didn’t work for you.
- Simply dial 121 and lay your complaint.
I know how to sweet it is to recharge your line and subscribe to a new data bundle.
Yeah, you’ve received your requested bundle and it’s time to start browsing.
Now, what if your data expires and you don’t want to subscribe at the moment.
This article shows you how to cancel auto-renewal on MTN, Airtel, 9mobile, and Glo.
Make sure you bookmark this page for later use.
And before then, let me know your result in the comment section below.
Peace ✌️ Out.
Sylvester Chidi is a techy guy that loves to share his knowledge with others. He shares cheap data plans daily on networkpalava.com.ng.