Before knowing how to change UPI PIN in GPay, it is essential to know some basic information about this app. It is one of the best mobile payment apps for users, and many options have changed over time.
This app allows users to pay bills, book train tickets, recharge mobiles and transfer money directly from their bank account. Due to it being google’s payment app, it is considered more secure.
There are five types of money transfer options available: through the bank, phone number, UPI, QR code, and self-transfer. For fund transfer or bill payment, tap on the ‘New payment‘ option at the bottom of the home screen.
GPay works with ‘Unified Payments Interface (UPI), operated by India’s National Payments Corporation, which is very popular for simplified and secure transfer of money in India.
You can install it on your mobile phone from the Google play store, enter your registered mobile number to link the bank account.
You have to link your bank account for money transfer or bill payment, and bank account verification will be done through automated OTP.
While adding a bank account, you will have to create a UPI PIN for bill payment, fund transfer; The UPI PIN is required for every UPI transaction.
If you want to change your UPI PIN, you can change it by tapping on the icon in the top right corner.
You can change this without entering a debit card or ATM card details, and it is necessary to change the UPI PIN over time.
Typically, the UPI PIN in SBI is six digits, but in HDFC, it is four digits. If you have added other bank accounts, the UPI PIN can be four or six digits.
In the image below, the UPI pin change option is shown. You have to select the Change UPI PIN option. Enter your new four-digit UPI PIN and confirm by re-entering the same UPI PIN.
But if you Forgot the UPI PIN in GPay, you will need your debit card to enter your debit or ATM card details. So follow the steps given below.
Also read: Reset Forgot password in SBI
How to Change UPI PIN in GPay
STEP 01: Open the GPay app, you will find a profile icon at the top of the screen’s right corner.
STEP 02: Tap on the profile image, and the following screen will appear. Choose a bank account here.
STEP 03: On the next screen, if you have added more than one account, you will get a bank account list. Select the bank account in which you want to change your UPI PIN.
STEP 04: Now select the icon at the top right corner of the screen. If you want to change your UPI PIN, click on the Change UPI PIN option and replace it with your existing PIN.
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STEP 05: If you have forgotten the UPI PIN, you have to select the ‘Forgot UPI PIN‘ to reset the UPI PIN.
STEP 06: On the next screen, enter the last six digits of the debit card and the expiry date of the month/year, and continue.
STEP 07: You will get a six-digit OTP number on your registered mobile, enter the OTP number and a four-digit ATM card PIN.
STEP 08: Again, there will be an option to enter a four-digit UPI PIN, enter the UPI PIN and confirm by re-entering the same UPI PIN. That’s all.
In this way, you can create or reset the UPI pin in GPay in seconds.
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