How to find name from mobile number
You are interested in finding out how to find a name from a mobile number? In this case, you can rely on some online tools that usually rely on the voluntary contribution of users, that is to say on the initiative of people who decide to publicly share their telephone numbers in exchange for access to various services / apps, such as those that allow the blocking of unwanted calls or the search for cell phone numbers of others. Find the best services of this type listed below.
The first solution I suggest you turn to is sync.me, a service that offers the possibility of identifying mobile numbers belonging to spammers or private individuals who have made this data public on social networks or, in any case, on the Internet. It allows you to perform up to a maximum of 5 searches per day and is also available as an application for Android and iOS.
To use it, go to its home page, click on the symbol of pennant located on the left and select the country code you intend to set. Next, write the cellphone number from which you want to get the name of the account holder, in the appropriate text field, and click on the button Search.
To complete the procedure, check the box I'm not a robot and then click on the button View full info, in such a way as to be able to see any information relating to the number sought, first of all the name of its holder.
Another service I suggest you use, if you want to search for a name from a mobile number, is Dive3000. If you have never heard of it, it is a sort of telephone directory for mobile phones that can be consulted for free upon registration. Please note, however, that sharing your number in its database is required to use the service. Understood?
In order to use Dive3000, the first thing you need to do is to connect to the main web page of the service via the link I have just provided you. Next, click on the item SUBSCRIBE placed at the top and then fill out the form that is shown on the screen by typing yours email address, username you want to use and the Password that you want to associate with the account you are about to create. Finally, type the chosen password again, check the box next to the item I'm not a robot and by clicking on the button Submit.
Now access the e-mail address referring to the e-mail address specified during registration and open the e-mail message that was sent to you by the Dive3000 team. Then click on the link contained within it, to complete the registration procedure for the service.
Once the registration process is complete, you will finally be able to search for a person's name from a number by consulting the Dive3000 directory. To search, type in the phone number you wish to know more about in the appropriate form and press the button Submit. If the search for the phone number returns results, click on the one you are interested in to find out more details.
Truecaller, a service that can also be used as an app for Android and iOS, offers the ability to identify and block unwanted calls. Since its database boasts billions of phone numbers and is constantly fed by input from users who have installed the Truecaller app on their device, it also includes numbers from so-called “known nuisances”.
Before explaining how to use the service, however, know that Truecaller also requires some compromise in terms of privacy, since as I just told you, it requires sharing your number in its database.
To use it, on its home page, type the number with which to search in the text field Search a phone number, change (if necessary) the international prefix using the appropriate button and then go on Submit on the keyboard.
Then log in with your Google account or your Microsoft account and wait for the page with the search results to load to find out if the data of your interest are available, first of all the name of the person behind it. the numbering of your interest.
If the solutions I have told you about so far have not allowed you to trace the name of the person behind the number of your interest, try Who's calling?, another online service belonging to the category in question, also available as an app for Android and iOS (better known as Should I Answer), which is updated by users who decide to provide feedback and comments on the numbers, especially those of the so-called "known annoyers".
To use it, go to the main page of Who's calling ?, write the cellphone number of your interest in search bar placed at the top and then click on the button CIRCLES. If comments and feedback are available for the number you are looking for, read them to try to understand who is behind the numbering you are looking for.
Other useful solutions
There are also other useful solutions that you would do well to consider, especially if you have not been able to trace the name of the person who is hiding behind the number of your interest.
- tellows - it is another collaborative online service that allows you to know who a given mobile phone number belongs to in a very simple way.
- InfoBel - free service that offers the possibility of accessing an interactive telephone directory, which can be consulted if necessary to identify telephone numbers belonging to individuals and companies.
- Google Phone app (Android) - it is an app developed by Google, through which it is possible to obtain information on the calling number. It needs an Internet connection to work.
- WhatsApp (Android / iOS) - by saving the number that called you and trying to search for it on WhatsApp (if the latter is connected to an account on the famous messaging platform), you could trace his identity thanks to the profile photo and / or nickname associated with the latter.
How to find name from landline phone number
Now, let's see how to find name from landline phone number, if you intend to trace the identity of a person starting from his landline number.
To find out who a given landline number belongs to, the first online service I suggest you use is the one offered by White pages (also available as an app for Android and iOS / iPadOS). Thanks to this service, you can search for a name from a number in a very simple way and obtain information not only about the identity of the holder of the same, but also details referring to the address of origin of the same and various other information provided, obviously, that everything has been made public.
To use White Pages, the first step you need to buy is to click on the link I provided you in the previous lines in order to connect to the service's website. Then, type the telephone number you wish to learn more about in the appropriate text field Telephone number which is located at the top right and then presses the button search.
Once this is done, you will be shown a page containing the results of the search performed. If the phone number you searched for is present in the telephone directories, you will be shown the contact number.
Furthermore, if an address is also associated with the telephone number in question, you can view the latter directly on the map by clicking on the link map.
Another service that I want to point out to you is the one offered by Yellow Pages, that is the digital transposition of the historical list with the telephone numbers of professionals and commercial activities.
To use it, click on the link I gave you a moment ago, then on the tab telephone number and enter the phone number you wish to know more about in the appropriate field in the center of the screen. Finally, press the button of the search.
Once this is done, you will be shown a page containing the results of the search performed. If the telephone number is actually present in the telephone directories, you will be shown the contact information. THE
n coupled with the information relating to the telephone number entered, you will also be shown one map to quickly identify the geographical position of reference of the activity in question.
Other useful solutions
Weren't the tools I suggested you use to look up name by number very helpful to you? You want to know who a phone number belongs to international? Receive calls withanonymous and would you like to find out by whom they are carried out? No problem, I have a solution for that too! Rely on the services listed below and you will see that in one way or another you will succeed in your intent.
- 2Link.be - it is a Dutch website which provides links to the white pages, yellow pages and public directories of all the major countries in the world. To use it to search for name by number, connect to the main page of the service via the link I provided and then click on the links contained in the box of the country of interest (eg. Spanje for Spain).
- Google - you can also search name by number using Google, the number one search engine in the world. To do this, simply connect to the main page of the service using the appropriate link, type the telephone number in the search field displayed on the screen and press the button Submit on the keyboard.
- Whooming - this is a service that can be particularly useful for finding whoever calls you anonymously. To use it, connect to the Whooming main web page via the link I provided, then follow the instructions you find in my tutorial on how to find out the private number.