Personalise a message to callers before you answer the phone
MTN Caller Notify is a text-based service that lets you customize a message appearing on a caller's screen as a pop-up notification while they are waiting for you to answer. Use it like a social media status update, to let people know that you are not available, or to advertise your business - it's really up to you..
Setting up MTN Caller Notify with a regular subscription gets you 10 FREE status updates messages per day, with any additional updates charged at R0.50c each. A Daily subscription costs R1.01 (valid for 24 hours). You can update your status messages as often as you like for the duration of your subscriptions validity period.
How to get it
To set up MTN Caller Notify
- Dial *156*36# and follow the prompts
- Or, SMS the words 'Subscribe Daily' to 46163 (standard SMS rates apply)
To update your status
- Dial *156*36# to update or customize your status or select a predefined status
- Or, SMS the word 'UPDATE' followed by your message to 46163, e.g., UPDATE Sorry, can't take your call right now