Public Cellular Blocking Service (PCBS) 
 

About Blocking Device/IMEI


What are device / IMEI blocking?

Device / IMEI blocking is an extended service provided by Maxis to disable a lost or stolen device from making or receiving calls, sending or receiving SMS and accessing data or Internet within the mobile operator’s network.


What is an IMEI?

IMEI refers to International Mobile Equipment Identity (IMEI) which is a unique code that identify each mobile phone handset.

All devices such as mobile phones, tablets, dongles or USB modem have IMEI.


Can you help me to locate my lost / stolen device?

No. Device / IMEI blocking only disables the device from making or receiving calls, sending or receiving SMS and accessing data or Internet on the network.


 

The FAQ’s are meant for clarification purposes only. The FAQ’s may be modified from time to time.
Please refer Terms of Use and Terms & Conditions of the products and/or services for more information.

 

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