Two prime aspects of Reliance Jio service made it to the top trend today. These are the Unlimited 4G access and the most affordable tariff plan. Most of the users have been standing in a long queue for Reliance Jio Sim card to grab the Jio Welcome Offer.
Unfortunately, Reliance Jio Service is officially available with some regulation and limitations.
- It requires a 4G supported Device
- It is officially available only on Android & iOS
So, what if you don’t have any 4G Smartphone? What if you want to use the Jio unlimited service on your PC using a USB Dongle or Modem?
Wondering How to Use Reliance Jio Sim in Modem? This won’t be any head spinning task.
Solutions: If you are using a 3G device, you may check out –
Now, in case you are intending to buy a brand new 4G supported Android Phone, navigate to the below link –
And, for those who wish to have the fun of unlimited high-speed 4G access on their PC or Laptop using a Modem or USB Dongle, I have made an ultimate user guide right here.
How to Use Reliance Jio Sim in Modem or USB Dongle?
I intend to guide you through a step by step procedure. That would be more precise and comprehensive. Before we jump into the stepwise instruction, take a look at the requirements for using Jio sim in a Modem.
- An activated Reliance Jio Sim
- A properly working Modem or USB Dongle
- Mobile Partner Software installed
Have you already got an activated Jio sim card and your Modem or Dongle is working just fine? You can skip the below procedure and directly jump to “How to Use Reliance Jio Sim in Modem or USB Dongle” section.
In case you haven’t got activated Jio sim card as you don’t have a 4G device; Here is the way to get a Jio sim card activated without any 4G Smartphone.
How to Get Jio Sim Card Without 4G Android Device?
Step 1: First of all, download and Install Bluestacks Android emulator on your Laptop or PC.
Step 2: After that, download and install the Jio App called “MyJio”. Download 3.2.05 version because the newer version of MyJio App won’t work for this purpose.
Step 3: Next, download ab IMEI changer App using Bluestacks and change the IMEI to your Windows phone.
Step 4: Now turn off the Cellular Data or WiFi in your Bluestacks.
Step 5: Launch MyJio App from your Bluestacks App player.
Step 6: Once the App is opened, an option will show up asking you to get Jio Sim. Hit the shown option.
Note: In case, the Get Jio Sim option is not showing, try downloading all the other Jio Apps from the list. After that close the Bluestacks App Player and reopen it.
Step 7: Finally, a Barcode will be seen on screen. Take a screenshot of it and print out the code.
Step 8: Take a copy of the Barcode to your nearest Jio retailer and you will be provided a Jio Sim card.
If you can manage to borrow anyone’s 4G android for activating Jio Sim card, you can follow the below links-
Without a 4G android device, activating Jio sim card can be a hassle. In this case, e-KYC method would be best.
How to Activate Jio Sim in 15 Minutes?
Here is hot to activate Jio sim using e-KYC method.
Step 1: Generate Jio Barcode on your 4G device. If you don’t know the process, visit to check how to generate Barcode.
Step 2: Visit a local retailer or any Reliance Digital Store nearby with your original Aadhaar card.
Step 3: After finishing fingerprint verification, show them the barcode you have generated on your device.
Step 4: Provide the required info including your alternative contact number and Aadhar Card number.
Step 5: A confirmation SMS will be sent to your alternative number.
Step 6: Insert the Jio sim in slot 1 and Wait until the sim is activated.
Once the Jio sim card is activated, you may proceed to the method of using Jio sim in Modem or Dongle
Steps to Use Jio Sim in Modem or Dongle:
- Firstly, insert the active Jio sim in your Dongle or Modem.
- Connect the Modem or Dongle to your PC.
- Open the Modem or Dongle Application.
- Navigate to the “Settings” option.
- Select the APN or Profile Management.
- Now create the new profile as “Mymobileplans.in”
- Next, create new APN name as “Jionet”
- Other fields must be left empty, and then Save the settings.
That’s all you got to do. Once the setting is saved, you can connect to the internet and enjoy the free unlimited 4G service by Jio!
I hope, now you know How to Use Reliance Jio Sim in Modem or in a USB Dongle properly. For any further enqueries, feel free to ask.
Using a Windows Phone? You must check out the complete guide on-