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Cricket Programming Instructions

AUDIOVOX

CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:

Please visit Cricket store or 1-800-CRICKET to activate the phone. If you already have number, tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the new ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Press *228 for over the air programming for full flash cricket phones. For other carrier please follow the manual programming instructions below.)

Insert the Battery.

Power on…….

Press ##20022002 and End Key (Power off Key)

You should see Security Menu

Select Set Nam and press OK

Enter 000000 (6 Zeros)

You should see NAM Setup

Select NAM 1

Select Mini Setup

Select Phone Number

Enter your Phone Number and press OK

Now scroll down to or select Dir Number (This is your MIN number)

Enter MIN and press OK

Now press End Key.

The phone should turn OFF and turn ON.

Now the programming is complete.

(Most of the phones are programmed right away but some phones might take couple of hours before you can use it.)

 

BLACKBERRY (all models)
CRICKET MANUAL PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

PLEASE DO NOT DIAL *228.
(It will erase the cricket settings)

FOLLOW THE MANUAL PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS BELOW:

Insert the Battery.

Power on……

Press ##000000 send

You should now be at the CDMA Service Edit Screen

You should see Mobile Directory Number:

Enter the Phone Number.

Scroll down one and you should see IMSI_S: Enter the MIN Number.

Scroll down to Home SID: and make it 4621or (YOU’RE CITY CRICKET SID.)

Scroll down to SIP USER ID:
Type your 10 digit phone number followed by @mycricket.com
          Example: 7135350652@mycricket.com

Scroll down one to SIP Password: and type in cricket

Push the Menu button and select Save.

The phone should turn OFF and turn ON.

Now the programming is complete.

 

HTC 5800 6700 6800 6900
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

User Activation (Please do not do *228 instead follow the manual instructions)

  1. Power on the phone
  2. Dial ##778 (send key) Dial or ##778#
  3. Edit  ----- Enter SPC  “000000”  (TO TYPE PLEASE CLICK THE SMALL KEYBOARD ICON IN THE MIDDLE)
  4. Click Display  
  5. Nam Settings

Enter MDN and MIN (MSID)

  1. Press menu OK and reset the phone.

PHONE MUST RESET BEFORE YOU CAN INPUT THE WAP AND MMS SETTINGS

WAP and MMS settings
  1. Dial ##778 (send key) Dial or ##778#
  2. Edit  ----- Enter SPC  “000000”
  3. Click Display
  4. Go to Security  (change all of the 4 fields exactly like this: )

PhoneNumber@mycricket.com (Enter your phone number@mycricket.com)
Cricket (Enter password as cricket)
PhoneNumber@mycricket.com (Enter your phone number@mycricket.com)
Cricket (Enter password as cricket)

  1. Click Display
  2.  Go to MIP Default Profile

                         Change NAI:  phonenumber@mycricket.com (Enter your phone number@mycricket.com)

  1. Press menu OK and reset the phone.

Go to Internet explorer > menu> address bar and type http://www.yahoo.com
(First time Setup a pop up window asking for username and password will show up just follow the instructions here.)
Username: phonenumber@mycricket.com (Enter your phone number@mycricket.com)
Password: cricket (Enter password as cricket)
Domain: (Please Leave the Domain Section Blank, DO NOT Write anything)
PROGRAMMING COMPLETE

 

LG VX6000
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:

Please visit Cricket store or 1-800-CRICKET to activate the phone. If you already have number, tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the new ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Insert the Battery…

Power on…

Press Menu and “0” (zero)...

You should see SERVICE CODE

Enter 6 ZEROS “000000”

Now you should see Services

Select 1 Service Prg. and press OK

Press OK again

You should see Phone Number (MDN)

Enter your Phone Number and press OK

Now enter MIN NUMBER and press OK

NAM1 Home SID

Enter 4621

Press Ok until the phone reset.

Once it is done, the phone should be ready.

 

LG VX8300
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:

Please visit Cricket store or 1-800-CRICKET to activate the phone. If you already have number, tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the new ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Insert the Battery…

Power on…

Press ##77647268300 and Press Send or
Press Menu and “0”.

You should see SERVICE CODE

Enter 6 ZEROS “000000”

Now you should see Services

Select 1 Service Prg. and press OK

Press OK again

You should see Phone Number (MDN)

Enter your Phone Number and press OK

Now enter MIN NUMBER and press OK

NAM1 Home SID

Enter 4621

Press Ok until the phone reset.

Once it is done, the phone should be ready.

 

LG VX8500 Chocolate I
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:

Please visit Cricket store or 1-800-CRICKET to activate the phone. If you already have number, tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the new ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Insert the Battery…

Power on…

Press ##77647268500 and Press Send or
Press Menu and “0”.

You should see SERVICE CODE

Enter 6 ZEROS “000000”

Now you should see Services

Select 1 Service Prg. and press OK

Press OK again

You should see Phone Number (MDN)

Enter your Phone Number and press OK

Now enter MIN NUMBER and press OK

NAM1 Home SID

Enter 4621

Press Ok until the phone reset.

Once it is done, the phone should be ready.

 

LG VX8550 Chocolate II
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:

Please visit Cricket store or 1-800-CRICKET to activate the phone. If you already have number, tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the new ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Insert the Battery…

Power on…

Press ##77647268550 and Press Send

You should see SERVICE CODE

Enter 6 ZEROS “000000”

Now you should see Services

Select 1 Service Prg. and press OK

Press OK again

You should see Phone Number (MDN)

Enter your Phone Number and press OK

Now enter MIN NUMBER and press OK

NAM1 Home SID

Enter 4621

Press Ok until the phone reset.

Once it is done, the phone should be ready.

 

LG VX8575
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:
Please visit Cricket store or 1-800-CRICKET to activate the phone. If you already have number, tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the new ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Insert the Battery…

Power on…

Press ##77647268575 and Press Send

You should see SERVICE CODE

Enter 6 ZEROS “000000”

Now you should see Services

Select 1 Service Prg. and press OK

Press OK again

You should see Phone Number (MDN)

Enter your Phone Number and press OK

Now enter MIN NUMBER and press OK

NAM1 Home SID

Enter 4621

Press Ok until the phone reset.

Once it is done, the phone should be ready.
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WAP SETTINGS

ENTER ##77647268575 and Press Send

You should see SERVICE CODE
Enter “000000”

Go to WAP settings

Go to USERNAME >>>> Enter “MIN number” Press ok

Go to Password >>>> Enter “cricket”.
PRESS OK TO EXIT and YOU’RE DONE………………

 

LG VX9900 ENV
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:

Please visit Cricket store or 1-800-CRICKET to activate the phone. If you already have number, tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the new ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Insert the Battery…

Power on…

Press ##77647269900 and Press Send

You should see SERVICE CODE

Enter 6 ZEROS “000000”

Now you should see Services

Select 1 Service Prg. and press OK

Press OK again

You should see Phone Number (MDN)

Enter your Phone Number and press OK

Now enter MIN NUMBER and press OK

NAM1 Home SID

Enter 4621

Press Ok until the phone reset.

Once it is done, the phone should be ready.

 

MOTOROLA E815 V710 (old Models)
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:

Please visit Cricket store or call1-800-CRICKET to activate the phone. If you already have number, tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the new ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

DIAL *228 for over the air programming. If this does not work try Manual Programming below.

Insert the Battery.

Power on……

Press Menu 073887 (Star)*. (You need to type it quickly)

You should see Enter Security Code

Enter 000000 (6 Zeros) and Press OK

You should see Programming Menu

Scroll down to User Activation and press OK

Now select NAM1

Select MIN and press Change

 

Enter Min and press OK

Now Scroll down to MDN an press Change

Enter the Phone Number and Press OK

And Press done followed by Exit

The phone should turn OFF and turn ON.

Now the programming is complete.

 
MOTOROLA Q
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

PLEASE DO NOT Dial *228 for Programming.

MANUAL TALK AND TEXT PROGRAMMING:

  • Power on Motorola Q

Press ##073887* TALK
You should see SPC Check Enter Security Code
Enter 000000 (6 Zeros) and Press OK (You have to press Tab key next to letter Z also called as Shift Key in order for digits to show up)
You should see Programming Menu
Scroll down to Extended NAM and press OK
Select NAM1

Enter MIN Number (You will get your MIN number from your cricket dealer)

Now Scroll down to MDN and enter the Phone Number

Press OK followed by power on/off key
Now the programming is complete.

MANUAL WEB AND MMS PROGRAMMING:

Go to:

Start>Settings>Connections>Proxy

Where you will see HTTP-(…………) and Press OK

Scroll Down to Username

In user name type your 10-digit phone number followed by @mycricket.com
                                                                                Example: 7135350652@mycricket.com
Now in Password type: cricket
Now Press Done.

Go to Internet explorer > menu> address bar and type http://www.yahoo.com
A Box should pop up asking you for User Name, Password, and Domain

Please enter the following:

Your username


your phone number@mycricket.com

Password


cricket

Domain

 

*Please leave Domain Blank

Please Scroll down and SAVE the password and press done.

 

Motorola Q9m/c
CRICKET PROGRAMMING

Power on.
Press ##073887* TALK
You should see SPC Check Enter Security Code
Enter 000000 (6 Zeros) and Press OK
You should see Programming Menu
Scroll down to Extended NAM and press OK
Select NAM1
Enter MIN Number
Now Scroll down to MDN and enter the Phone Number
Now Scroll down to CDMA SySID and enter 4621
And Press OK followed by power on/off key
Now the programming is complete.

FOR INTERNET:

Go to Internet explorer > menu> address bar and type http://www.yahoo.com
It should ask you for User Name, Password, Domain
Please enter the following

your username


yournumber@mycricket.com

 
Password


cricket

 
Domain

 

*Please leave Domain Blank

Please Scroll down and SAVE the password and press done.

MMS Settings:

If your picture messaging is not working please do the following:

GO TO:

Start > Messaging > MMS > Menu > MMS Settings > MMSC Settings
You will see CKT MMS
Now hit Menu> Select> and Press Done.

NOTE: PLEASE DO NOT DO *228 or MASTER CLEAR THE PHONE. Doing so will lose all the Cricket Settings.

 

MOTOROLA V3 V9 K1 S M C
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:

Please visit Cricket store or 1-800-CRICKET to activate the phone. If you already have number, tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the new ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Insert the Battery.

Power on

Press #073887*

You should see Enter Security Code

Enter 000000 (6 Zeros) and Press OK

You should see Programming Menu

Scroll down to Extended NAM and press Select

Select Min and press OK

Enter Min and press OK

Now Scroll down to MDN an press OK

Enter the Phone Number and Press OK

And Press done followed by Exit

The phone should turn OFF and turn ON.

Now the programming is complete.

 

SAMSUNG (talk and text)
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:

Please call Cricket at 1-800-CRICKET and tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Insert the Battery.

Power on….

Press ##000000# (Make sure it is 6 Zeros)

You should see SVC Menu

Scroll down to Edit

You should see NAM CDMA

Enter your Phone Number.

Press OK

You should see NAM MSID

Enter MIN you got from Cricket

This will take you back to SVC Menu.

Scroll down to done.

Press OK

The phone should turn OFF and turn ON.

Now the programming is complete.

(Most of the phones are programmed right away but some phones might take couple of hours before you can use it.)

 

Samsung A670 (Verizon)
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:

Please visit Cricket store or 1-800-CRICKET to activate the phone. If you already have number, tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the new ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Insert the Battery.

Power on…..

Press MENU 7 2 *

You should see system Prog.

Enter 000000 (6 Zeros)

You should see Service Mode ESN

Press OK

Now you should see NAM 1 CDMA MDN

Enter your Phone Number and press OK

You should see NAM 1 Phone Number

Enter MIN and Press OK

Now Press OK 3 times until the phone RESETs.

The phone should turn OFF and turn ON.

Now the programming is complete.

 

SAMSUNG A870
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:

Please visit Cricket store or 1-800-CRICKET to activate the phone. If you already have number, tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the new ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Insert the Battery.

Power On…..

Press # # 626 *

You should see Enter Subsidy Code.

Enter 333333 if it doest work

Try 111111 either one will work

You should see Service Prog. Mode

Now Select MDN and press OK

Enter the Phone Number and press OK

Now Select MIN and press OK

Enter the MIN and press OK

Now press EXIT

The phone should turn OFF and turn ON.

 

SAMSUNG N330
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:
Please visit Cricket store or 1-800-CRICKET to activate the phone. If you already have number, tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the new ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Insert the Battery.

Power on

Press MENU 9*

You should see System Pro

Enter 000000 (6 Zeros)

You should see Service Mode

Press Right Arrow Key

You should see NAM 1 CDMA MDN

Enter your Phone Number.

Press Right Arrow Key

You should see NAM 1 Phone Number

Enter MIN

Now, Press Right Arrow Key until you see Exit Service Programming.

The phone should turn OFF and turn ON.

Now the programming is complete.

(Most of the phones are programmed right away but some phones might take couple of hours before you can use it.)

 

Sanyo (TALK AND TEXT)
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

Please READ Carefully:

Please call Cricket at 1-800-CRICKET and tell them you are trying to SWAP the ESN of the phone. Provide them with the ESN from the back of the new phone you received. Once they activate the phone with the new ESN, ask for the MIN number. You will need this MIN number to program the phone. Once they said its ready you can do the following:

Insert the battery

Power on….

Press ##000000# (Make sure it is 6 Zeros)

You should see MDN Service Programming

Scroll down to Edit

You should see Mobile Number (MDN)

Enter your Phone Number.

Press OK

You should see MSID (Enter MIN number you got from Cricket)

This will take you back to MDN Service Programming Menu.

Scroll down to done.

Press OK

The phone should turn OFF and turn ON.

Now the programming is complete.

(Most of the phones are programmed right away but some phones might take couple of hours before you can use it.)

 

TREO 650/700P DETAILED INSTRUCTIONS
CRICKET PROGRAMMING
USE IT ONLY IF WEB DOES NOT WORK OR AFTER MASTER RESET

Power on...
Press #*#000000 and hit DIAL or
Press ##000000# or ##000000 and send
Hit edit
For Mobile Number please enter your 10 digit phone number
Scroll down to MSID
Please enter your MIN Number
Scroll down and hit Save
Press ok

For Internet:

GO TO:
Home>Prefs>under Communication select network
Press the menu key (the key furthest right on the bottom row)
(select new using the stylus or just tap with your finger on the top left corner.)
Tap on service and change service to: mycricket or cricket
Under connection select: High Speed Wireless
In USERNAME type your 10 digit phone number followed by @mycricket.com
Example: 7137839595@mycricket.com
Now in Password: type cricket (please make sure it’s in lower case)
Tap the Details… button and Uncheck Mobile IP
Next hit the Advanced… button and make sure the IP Address: Automatic and Query DNS are both checked. Hit ok 2 times
Hit the Menu Key again and under Options tap View Log> type pdpset 1 and hit the enter key (furthest on the right of the 3rd row)> for security code type in 000000 (six zeros) and you should get a successful message.

HOME>MENU>WEB
Press the menu key (the key furthest right on the bottom row)
(go to menu by using the stylus or just tap with your finger on the top left corner.)
Under Options> choose Preferences
            Homepage: change Default to www.google.com
            Go to advanced tab: go to Set Proxy
Check mark Use Proxy.
Proxy server: wap.mycricket.com
Port: 8080
Press Ok

Press OK. PRESS OK.

The programming is now complete

NOTE: PLEASE DO NOT DIAL *228. Doing so will lose all the Cricket Settings.

 

TREO 650 and 700P
CRICKET PROGRAMMING
ONLY WEB TALK AND TEXT NO MMS

Insert battery.

Power on.
Press #*#000000 and press DIAL or #*#000000#
Press ##000000# or ##000000 and press DIAL
Press edit
For Mobile Number please enter your 10 digit phone number
Scroll down to MSID
Please enter your MIN Number
Scroll down and press Save
Press ok.

For Internet:

GO TO:
Home > Prefs > under Communication select network
Tap on service and choose: my cricket or cricket
In USERNAME > type your 10 digit phone number followed by @mycricket.com
Example: 7137839595@mycricket.com
Now in Password: type cricket (please make sure it’s in lower case)
The programming is now complete

NOTE: PLEASE DO NOT DIAL *228. Doing so will lose all the Cricket Settings.

 

TREO 700wx or 700w
CRICKET MANUAL PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS


PLEASE FOLLOW THE MANUAL PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS BELOW:

Insert the Battery.

Power On.

##000000# or ##000000 and send
Enter MIN number
Enter MDN number
save and soft reset your phone

INTERNET SETTINGS:

GO TO:

Settings --- > connections ---- > connections

Under My work place
Manage existing connections
Highlight cricket and press edit
Press next until you get to username and password windows
Username: phonenumber@mycricket.com
Password: cricket
Press finish

Press and hold cricket and click connect.

Programming done successfully.

 

UT STARCOMM
(TALK AND TEXT MODELS)
CRICKET PROGRAMMING INSTRUCTIONS

PLEASE FOLLOW THE MANUAL INSTRUCTIONS:

Insert the Battery.

Power on

Press ##000000#

You should see SVC menu or Programming Menu

Select NAM or Edit

You should see NAM CDMA Phone Number

Enter 10-digit phone number

You should see NAM MSID OR MIN Enter MIN Number

Press OK or Done

It will return you to the SVC Menu or Programming Menu

Select done

The phone should turn OFF and turn ON or just reset the phone after completion.

Now the programming is complete.


Phones by Carrier

Programming Instructions