How to Activate SBI Mobile Banking: State Bank of India introduced mobile banking facility with an application named State Bank Freedom, which is very useful to each and every customer in saving their time despite spending hours together at SBI branches. SBI Freedom Mobile Banking provides many services such as Balance Enquiry, Transferring funds from one account to other, Booking Tickets and can pay outstanding bills through SBI Net Banking. Users can also make Mobile Recharges with the help of SBI Instapay. To avail this SBI Mobile Banking facility one need to register with the existing State Bank India account along with the Personal Mobile Number that is in service. Here is the detailed tutorial about the registration of SBI Freedom Mobile Banking and to get SBI SMS alerts.
SBI Mobile Banking Registration
Before getting to the core part of the tutorial, understand the basic requirement to get registered with SBI Mobile Banking facility. Getting SMS alerts is the crucial part because having an expired mobile number in records will eventually mislead your free service. However, in case if you would like to change the mobile number, use this SBI Mobile number approval form. Following are the steps that one needs to go through to activate State Bank Freedom Mobile Banking on the mobile phone.
Getting MPIN and UserID
The user should have MPIN and UserID, which is the first and foremost step to get registered with SBI Freedom Mobile Banking. All you need to do is, send an SMS to 9223440000 or 567676 with the syntax. Find a message in your Inbox within few minutes having UserID and MPIN.
Installing SBI Freedom Mobile Banking Application
The message you have got in the previous step will have a web address to download SBI Mobile Banking Freedom application. You can even install the same app from Google Play Store in case if you are using a Smartphone.
If you have a Java-based mobile, just direct to this website here and Download State Bank Freedom application for Nokia, Samsung, Motorola, Micromax, Ericsson, etc.
Changing State Bank Freedom MPIN
Here is the way to change SBI Freedom MPIN code. Start the application on your mobile phone and do log in with the generated credentials which you got via SMS. Soon after entering into the dashboard of State Bank Freedom, navigate to “Settings” then opt changing MPIN code. Follow the onscreen instructions to get it done.
Last Step! Register at the nearer SBI ATM
You have to register at the more adjacent ATM center which is crucial to use all the services that are offering by State Bank of India through handheld mobile phones. After reaching nearest SBI ATM center, enter into your account by swiping the card then choose “Mobile Registration” followed by “Mobile Banking”. Here again, choose direct option “Registration” then enter the desired Mobile number that you had sent SMS before and chose “Yes”. Confirm the selection then take the transaction slip having confirmation message “Mobile Registration Successful”.
You will also get a message from the SBI indicating the activation status of State Bank Freedom Mobile Banking. Since the activation is instant, one can avail all the facilities on the mobile phone itself in the next minute.