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Giffgaff Error Code 0 [Fix 2024]

Giffgaff Error Code 0 [Fix 2024]

Giffgaff Error Code 0: Giffgaff is a mobile network operator that operates as a mobile virtual network operator which runs on the O2 network infrastructure.

A lot of people have complained that they have encountered error code 0 when they are trying to send texts on Giffgaff. If you are also facing a similar issue, you’ve come to the right place.

In this article, we’ll show you simple ways on how to fix the Giffgaff error code 0. So, keep on reading!

What is Giffgaff Error Code 0?

You might encounter Giffgaff error code 0 when you try to text someone on different networks, but you get an error message saying – ‘can’t send message.’

How to Fix: Giffgaff Error Code 0

Check Network Issues

Having network problems can cause errors like error code 0 on Giffgaff. So, you can fix the error code 0 on Giffgaff by turning the phone off, waiting for approximately a minute, and then turning the phone back on to force it to reconnect to the mobile network.

However, if you see that there are no network problems, you can perform a manual roam which will reset your mobile’s network connection to get a fresh connection to Giffgaff.

Further, it can also solve a lot of problems like poor or no signal, inability to connect to data while roaming, sending, or receiving SMS messages, slow data speeds, and intermittent data.

So, below is how you can perform a manual roam:

  1. Navigate to Settings and then go to Mobile Networks.
  2. Select a network other than Giffgaff, O2-UK, Tesco Mobile, or other O2 MVNOs. When you exit the menu, your phone should lose network.
  3. Now, repeat the process and choose O2-UK as your mobile network or simply tap on Select Automatically.

By doing so, it’ll also force the update of the message center number which you can verify from your message settings.

Use Giffgaff Sim on Another Device

If you think that the issue can be with your device, you can try putting Giffgaff sim on another device temporarily to check if you are able to send a text through that device.

Re-Add the Number

If you are getting error code 0 when sending a text to someone, you can try removing that number from your contact list and even delete any incoming and outgoing texts to and from the number as well as from the recent call list.

Now, put the number in manually when you send a text and see if this helps. Once you receive a reply, add, and save that number to contact again.

Final Words:

We hope, this article has helped you get rid of the Giffgaff error code 0.


Why can’t I connect to giffgaff?

There might be a network issue in your area, so check the network status and coverage information in your area.

Why am I getting no service on giffgaff?

There is a possibility that you might have run out of data or have no credit. So, navigate to ‘my giffgaff’ to check your goodybag or credit balance.