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Phonebook Saver
Lost or changed your phone and worried about your contacts?

With Phonebook Saver, now you can retrieve all your contact numbers instantly whenever you lose them. So go on and create your personal Phonebook Saver account and never lose a contact again. Phonebook Saver is available in GPRS, SMS and Web versions.

Phonebook saver application now available for iPhone and iPad with Track my iPphone feature.

Ufone introduces a new feature in the Phonebook Saver called Track My iPhone. With this amazing new feature, you will be able to track your iPhone from the web portal at http://pbb.ufone.com/

  • » How to use Track my iPhone

    • 1. Select "Track my iPhone" from Setup.



      2. Enter your phone number. It will not prompt you to enter phone number if you have already entered your phone number in the Setup.



      3. Select "ON" and then select "Save". The system will begin to track your iPhone.



      4. Login to Web Portal http://pbb.ufone.com/ go to Lock & Wipe and click "Map"




Phonebook Saver Web Interface:


The Web interface allows you to access your stored Contacts, SMS and Calendar events in a secure online environment. Now get your hands on exciting new features like back up and restoring vital text message communications and much more.

To get register simply send "sub" to 400 if you are already registered just send "pass" to 400 to get your password.

Click here to access the Web Interface

For using GPRS version:

You need the following:

  • Sync enabled handset
  • GPRS compatible handset
  • Subscription to Ufone GPRS service
  • GPRS settings for handset

You can get GPRS subscription and your handset settings by;

  • Sending your phone’s model number in an SMS to 222 Example: K750i or 6600 or L6 etc
  • Or calling our Call Center at 333
  • Or visiting our Customer Services Centers

This is how it works

  • To subscribe to Phonebook Saver, write an SMS, Sub and send it to 400. Example: Sub 6230 or Sub K750i or Sub L6 etc.
  • You will receive an SMS inquiring about your connection type. Reply with 1 (for pre paid) or 2 (for post paid).
  • If your mobile phone supports automatic installation, service settings will be sent to your phone directly. Save these settings to start using this service. If asked for a PIN, enter 1234.
  • If your mobile phone does not support automatic installation, you will receive service settings in an SMS. You will have to manually configure these settings on your phone.
  • A new profile ‘PB Saver’ will be created in the Sync menu on your phone.
  • Click on ‘PB Saver’ and Synchronize to store all your contacts in your personal Phonebook Saver account.
  • You will receive a summary of contacts stored in your Phonebook Saver account through an SMS.

For using SMS version:

All you need is a handset that supports SMS.

This is how it works

  • Write SUB in an SMS and send to 400.
  • You will receive a confirmation message of your subscription.
  • You will also receive a help message to assist you in using this service:
  • Ad < Name > To add a contact to Phonebook Saver

    Get < Name > To retrieve a single saved contact

    Get All To retrieve all saved contacts

    Del < Nam e> To delete a single saved contact

  • Alternatively, you can also add contacts to your Phonebook Saver account by sending a contact in the form of a business card to 400.

Frequently Asked Questions?

Q. Can anyone else view my contacts?
A. No one will be able to view your contacts, except you.

Q. I am a Phonebook Saver subscriber and my phone is lost/broken. How will I retrieve my contacts?
A. For GPRS version:
Send an SMS Set < model no > to 400 to get Phonebook Saver settings on your new mobile phone. Click on ‘PB Saver’ in the Sync menu on your phone and Synchronise to restore all your lost contacts. For SMS version:
Send an SMS Get All to 400. All your lost contacts will be sent to you through SMS.

Q. I have accidentally deleted some contacts! Can I retrieve them?
A. Yes! You only have to send an SMS Res to 400. All deleted contacts within past 30 days will be restored. Then, For GPRS version:
Click on ‘PB Saver’ in the Sync menu on your phone and Synchronise to restore your contacts in your Phonebook Saver account. You will have to Synchronise again to retrieve all restored contacts on your phone. For SMS version:
Send an SMS Get < Name > to 400. The deleted contact will be retrieved on your phone through SMS.

Q. If my contacts are saved in SIM memory instead of Phone memory, will Phonebook Saver work?
A. No. Contacts must be saved on phone memory for Phonebook Saver service to work. If you have your contacts saved on SIM, just copy them to phone memory to avail this service.

Q. Why did I receive an SMS saying “Your Phonebook Saver service is temporarily blocked”?
A. On 1st of every month, Rs.20 is deducted as subscription fee from your account. If you do not have sufficient balance, your Phonebook Saver service will be temporarily blocked. Your contacts will remain saved for 30 days. Please recharge your account if you wish to retain your saved contacts and continue using this service.

Q. Can I save multiple contacts in a single step?
A. Yes, you can save multiple contacts at the same time.
For GPRS version:
Just click on ‘PB Saver’ and Synchronise to store all your contacts simultaneously.
For SMS version:
Just follow this format while writing an SMS and send it to 400.
Ad < Name1 > < phone #1 > < Name2 > < phone #2 > < Name3 > < phone #3 > .....
Please make sure to give a between all names and phone numbers.

Useful Commands:
Type the following and send to 400;
For GPRS version
Sub < model # > To subscribe to Phonebook Saver (GPRS users)
Info For account information
Res To restore deleted contacts
Set < model # > To receive service settings again
Help Help menu
Unsub To unsubscribe from Phonebook Saver service

For SMS version
Sub To subscribe to Phonebook Saver
Ad < Name > < phone # > To add a contact to Phonebook Saver
Get < Name > To retrieve a single saved contact
Get All To retrieve all saved contacts
Del < Name > To delete a single saved contact
Info For account information
Res To restore deleted contacts
Help Help menu
Unsub To unsubscribe from Phonebook Saver service

Phonebook Saver Charges:
Monthly subscription fee: Rs.20 + Tax

What phones are compatible for Phonebook Saver? (Click on the brand to see the complete list)



  • Charges for sending SMS at 400 are Rs. 0.00 + tax
  • 19.5% FED on usage and other taxes on bill/recharge apply.
  • In Islamabad, AJK, Balochistan, Gilgit/Baltistan and FATA 18.5% FED and other taxes on bill/recharge will apply.
  • Your SIM is your identity, only use SIMs issued through Biometric Verification – PTA

Terms & Conditions:


  • In Islamabad, AJK, Balochistan, Gilgit/Baltistan and FATA an additional 0.84% will be charged on all services and packages.
  • 19.5% FED on usage and other taxes on bill/recharge apply.
  • In Islamabad, AJK, Balochistan, Gilgit/Baltistan and FATA 18.5% FED and other taxes on bill/recharge will apply.
  • Your SIM is your identity, only use SIMs issued through Biometric Verification – PTA



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