How to Get an Activation Code for a Cricket Cell Phone

By Emily Fisher

Cricket Cell Phone plans allow users to subscribe to monthly service plans without long-term contracts. Obtaining an activation code for a Cricket cell phone is quick and easy.

Things You'll Need

  • Internet Access

Step 1

Launch the Cricket activation website (see References).

Step 2

Click the "Activate Now" link.

Step 3

Enter your phone's serial number. Your serial number can be located behind the battery. It usually begins with ESN, DEC or DECESN. Fill out the "CAPTCHA" information, then click "Next."

Step 4

Provide the remainder of your account information. This includes your name, address and alternate contact information.

Step 5

Receive your activation code from the website.