Can I port my phone number into TextNow?

Yes. TextNow allows you to use your local phone number, so that you get cheaper cell phone plan without losing your number. To port your number into TextNow you need to provide account number* and PIN (if you have one) from your previous carrier, along with the correct billing address for the number. Once you have that information you can port via TextNow website or app.

  • Go to your My Account page on
  • From your My Account page, click on Number Porting.
  • To port in your number to TextNow, click Port in your number.

*Every carrier will have a unique account number associated with the phone number. Your previous carrier will have the account number information for the number you're looking to port.

**Phone numbers that are no longer active are unable to be ported.

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