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3. FIND MOBILE USER

Once the user of the locatable mobile number has consented to you locating his/her mobile number, you can locate that mobile number using any of the following 5 ways:
a) SMS
b) Speed Dial
c) USSD Main Menu
d) Online
e) Wap
 

 

  a) SMS
    To find the user of 083XXXXXXX, send the following SMS to 31911:

    FIND 083XXXXXXX
     
    You will receive the location of that number via SMS within a short while.
   
   
  b) Speed-Dial
    To find the user of 083XXXXXXX, dial the following number *120*911*083XXXXXXX# (TIP: Save this number to your contacts list.)
     
    You will receive the location of that number via SMS within a short while.
     
    NOTE: To receive a location map of the user via MMS, dial *120*911*083XXXXXXX*MAP#
(MMS handsets only - works best on hi-res screens)
   
   
  c) USSD Main Menu
   

Dial *120*911#

You will be presented with the following menu:

   


MTN WhereRU:
1. Who can I find?
2. Who can find me?
3. Block Status
4. Location Reports
5. Subscription status

     
    Select "1. Who can I find?".
     
    Select "1. Find Locatee". You will then be presented with a list of mobile numbers whose users have already consented to being located.

Select the number of the person you wish to locate and you will receive the following response:
   


1. Request SMS
2. Request MMS map
(MMS handsets only)

     
    Should you wish to have a SMS sent to your phone, select "1. Request SMS".
    Should you wish to have a MMS map sent to your phone, select "2. Request MMS map ".
     
     
  d) Online
    Go to www.mtnwhereru.co.za:
    Login using your mobile number and Internet PIN.
     
    Select the "Locate" tab.
     
    You will be presented with a list of all mobile numbers that you may locate. Click "Locate now" (far right column) for the number you wish to find.
     
    You will be presented with a text message and map within a short while.
     
   
ALAN was in the vicinity of GREENSIDE RD, GREENSIDE (cell Greenside), JOHANNESBURG, GAUTENG, within the last 10 min.
Accuracy 599m. 30/08/2005 10:50.
   

 

   
     
     
  e) Wap
    Go to wap.MTNWhereRU.co.za on your mobile phone:
    You will be logged in automatically so please make sure you are using the correct number.
     
    Select the "Number" in [ ] to locate that specific person. Shortcuts have been created so you can just press the corresponding number on your mobile phone.
You can also select the person and then click the "Locate ####" link.
     
    You will be presented with a text message and map within a short while.
     
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