MTN CallShine

​​​Share your plans with MTN CallShine

Overview

​MTN CallShine is a service that allows you express yourself through short messages that will appear on your callers phone screen when they call your line. The message will appear as a pop-up notification.

Get Started

SMS mode:
Text ‘SUB’ or ‘SUBM’ to 179, registration costs UGX1800/ for monthly; Text ‘SUBW’ to 179, registration costs UGX500/weekly.
 
USSD mode:
Users dial *179# and follow prompts.
FAQs

​1.     What is MTN CallShine?

MTN CallShine is a service that allows you express yourself through short messages that will appear on your callers phone screen when they call your line. The message will appear as a pop-up notification.


2.     What can CallShine be used for?

MTN CallShine can be used for:

  • Advertising
  • Sharing Status Updates
  • Self-Expression
  • Sharing special moments
  • Sharing Special messages to specific callers and host of other ways.
  • So much more! You can be creative in ways to use it


 

3.     How do I subscribe to MTN CallShine service?

SMS mode:

Text 'SUB' or 'SUBM' to 179, registration costs UGX1800/ for monthly; Text 'SUBW' to 179, registration costs UGX500/weekly.

 

USSD mode:

Users dial *179# and follow prompts.


4.     How do I set up my CallShine message?

To personalize your CallShine, simply SMS the keyword "Update <followed by your message> to 179, E.g.;

  • Update Your Grace Oh Lord is Sufficient!

     

    USSD mode:

    Registered users dial *179# and follow prompts


5.     How do I customize my CallShine?

USSD:

Registered users dial *179# to enter the USSD portal, according to the prompt to set the CallShine message for selected time: Full time, daytime, nighttime and Weekend.


6.     How to add a number to blacklist of CallShine service?

USSD:

Registered users dial *179# to enter the USSD portal, select option 5, according to the prompt to manage the blacklist, then your CallShine message will not be sent to numbers on the blacklist.


7.     How do users unsubscribe from CallShine?

SMS mode:

The CallShine user to text messages "UNSUB" to 179;

 

USSD mode:

Registered users dial *179#, select option 5, according to prompts to unsubscribe the CallShine service.​


​MTN CallShine is a service that allows you express yourself through short messages that will appear on your callers phone screen when they call your line. The message will appear as a pop-up notification.


SMS mode:
Text ‘SUB’ or ‘SUBM’ to 179, registration costs UGX1800/ for monthly; Text ‘SUBW’ to 179, registration costs UGX500/weekly.
 
USSD mode:
Users dial *179# and follow prompts.

​1.     What is MTN CallShine?

MTN CallShine is a service that allows you express yourself through short messages that will appear on your callers phone screen when they call your line. The message will appear as a pop-up notification.


2.     What can CallShine be used for?

MTN CallShine can be used for:

  • Advertising
  • Sharing Status Updates
  • Self-Expression
  • Sharing special moments
  • Sharing Special messages to specific callers and host of other ways.
  • So much more! You can be creative in ways to use it


 

3.     How do I subscribe to MTN CallShine service?

SMS mode:

Text 'SUB' or 'SUBM' to 179, registration costs UGX1800/ for monthly; Text 'SUBW' to 179, registration costs UGX500/weekly.

 

USSD mode:

Users dial *179# and follow prompts.


4.     How do I set up my CallShine message?

To personalize your CallShine, simply SMS the keyword "Update <followed by your message> to 179, E.g.;

  • Update Your Grace Oh Lord is Sufficient!

     

    USSD mode:

    Registered users dial *179# and follow prompts


5.     How do I customize my CallShine?

USSD:

Registered users dial *179# to enter the USSD portal, according to the prompt to set the CallShine message for selected time: Full time, daytime, nighttime and Weekend.


6.     How to add a number to blacklist of CallShine service?

USSD:

Registered users dial *179# to enter the USSD portal, select option 5, according to the prompt to manage the blacklist, then your CallShine message will not be sent to numbers on the blacklist.


7.     How do users unsubscribe from CallShine?

SMS mode:

The CallShine user to text messages "UNSUB" to 179;

 

USSD mode:

Registered users dial *179#, select option 5, according to prompts to unsubscribe the CallShine service.​