Generic tag for questions regarding mobile network telephone calls using your Android device. Please check first if a more specific tag exists for your issue (e.g. 'voip' or 'callerid'; the full tag wiki lists more examples).

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Answer phone calls directly from computer (linux)?

When I'm on my work computer, I'd like to connect my phone via USB and have the possibility to answer calls or initiate calls directly from my computer, using a microphone handset directly connected ...
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Answer without unlocking in android 5.0

I recently upgraded my nexus 4 to android 5.0 (Via OTA update). Now, for some reason, when I get a phone call the screen is black and I have to press the power button ress/swipe the lock icon on ...
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Calling causes freeze

I own a Samsung Galaxy S2 I9100, currently running Android 4.0.3 XWLP7, rooted. My problems however started even before rooting the phone. The problem is that whenever I try to call someone, there is ...
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find total incoming and outgoing time

I am using HTC WildFire, and what to find how long I have been talking on the phone since purchase? i.e., I want to find out, my total incoming and outgoing call duration
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How to keep display always off during the call on HTC Sense 4.1 (Android 4.0.1)?

My wife has a problem with HTC Desire X (HTC Sense on Android 4.1) that during the call sometimes (in ~10% cases) the screens goes on for no reason. This cause phone calls to be canceled, loud speaker ...
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Disable VoIP entirely on the system

How to completely disable any kind of VoIP on the android phone ? I have facebook messenger and whatsapp. Both have call features. And I hate them. I dont think there is a number on our ...
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D8 android smart watch

If above device is paired with a smartphone I can answer calls only with use of speaker. Is there any method to use also in this times my phone as normally?
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Incoming call notifications not working - Phone state

In my Android phone, Incoming calls notification is not working.Out going is working fine. Actually Whenever I am calling my mobile from my friend's mobile, Its saying "line is busy". If I visit call ...
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How do I prevent my phone from cancelling calls in my pocket?

I have a Z3 compact, currently running 5.1.1 and usually I have it in my trouser pockets. When I get a call, it often, especially while walking, will immediately mute the ringtone because it ...
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Why does my S4 prefix a + to all incoming calls?

I am in the US. I have a Galaxy S4 Mini that I got via Amazon that was from Germany, but that is generally working great. However, when calls come in from the US, they appear with a prefixed +, but ...
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How voice dialing during call (for voice answering machine options)?

I have to daily call a service that takes in data as answering machine. From dial keystrokes during the call. I remember to call in my car and although I can voice dial the I can not open dialer or ...
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Mute button doesn't switch off when calling someone

I recently rooted and installed CyanogenMod9 on my Galaxy Ace (Model GT-S5830). It's working normally, except for the mute button when I make a call. It stays turned on, and it doesn't switch off. ...
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Why does my phone silence the caller when there is loud noise at my end?

When I'm on the phone and there's loud traffic noise for example, the other end goes silent. Why? I still want to hear the other person, and the silencing is inconvenient. I would guess it's based on ...
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making call have to go bluetooth to handset to bluetooth

motorola droid turbo. I make a call it says it is using the bluetooth headset, but the call is being handled by the handset speaker/mic. if I select bluetooth from the drop down, no change. I have ...
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No output audio if phone application loose focus

I noticed some behavior on stock android. It was on my two devices including Android 4.4, 5.0, 5.1 If you receive a phone call and answer it - you and your caller hear both way. But if you ...
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Signal lost about 1 minute after starting a call

I own a Samsung Galaxy S2 Plus (9105P). I did no system updated in the last year. In the last few months, I started noticing that during most of my phone calls, the signal starts to 'weaken' ...
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Disable photo on call

Lenovo A789, 4.1 (rooted), no further firmware updates available for that model. When I make calls, there is a contact photo with ugly full-screen scaling. I don't need this feature and prefer to ...
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Can't make or receive voice calls anymore

I have a Moto G 2013 (XT1033) with latest Lollipop. Suddenly I'm unable to make any voice calls. I open the dialer, input the number, press dial and... nothing happens. Either I'm thrown back to ...
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How can I stop sending auto-reply messages when somebody calls me in Sony Xperia M Dual?

I'm using a Sony Xperia M Dual. How can I stop sending auto-reply messages when somebody calls me and I fail to answer in time? This problem has been bugging me for a quite a long time.
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Please help. … optimus zone 2

out of the complete blue my sound stopped working .. its weird because my phone wont even place calls and when people call i doesn't come through if i press the call button the screen goes black for a ...
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Choppy call quality on my SGS III

I bought a phone from a dishonest person and the calling app doesn't quite work. When I use the talkatone app, everything is clear, but when I use the original call app, it's very choppy 75% of the ...
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My phone doesn't recognize any of my contacts anymore when they call

Since a week or so every incoming call comes in as 'Unknown' but I can't find a setting on my Samsung Galaxy S that will allow me to change that. My phone does still recognize my contacts when they ...
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How can I increase the volume of the other party of my recorded call?

My own voice is very clear, but the other party is barely audible. Is there a way to reclaim that part of the call? I have tried the in-call volume but that seems to only affect my own voice.
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Phone gets disconnected automatically on Moto G2 running on Lollipop

I have Moto G2 and Lollipop version. My calls get automatically disconnected after some period. Please help if there is anything to do in settings. I have assured that it is not a SIM card problem!
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Why won't my THL android allow my number to connect?

I bought a THL phone on eBay. I purchased a 4G pay-as-you-go SIM to go with it. The problem I'm having is that voice and text messages cannot be sent or received. I set up the SIM card on an iPhone ...
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Moto G second generation Lollipop auto dialing issues and battery draining pretty quickly

Moto G second generation Lollipop auto dialing issues and battery draining pretty quickly. Even when the screen is locked the phone auto dials the last called number. how to fix this issue? also ...
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Tap Phone Number in Gmail Email No Longer Working

I received an Android update this morning and since then I have been unable to tap a phone number in a Gmail email and then it is automatically sent to my phone dialer. Thus allowing me to dial the ...
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Calling only works when phone has been recently booted

I have an old Samsung Galaxy Exhilarate and I'm running Cyanogenmod 10 ( ). If my device has been on for some unspecified amount of time, calling doesn't work. I can connect, but can't hear the other ...
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People cannot hear me after 2 new Samsung Galaxy Ace + 4.42 Android

People cannot hear me on my Samsung Galaxy Ace lite with KitKat. This is my second new phone. I have service with Puretalk and I have been happy with the service for 3 years.Then in Jan. people say my ...
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hands-free dialling does not initiate call

When I use voice dialling (spoken command 'call [name]') on my bluetooth headset or my android wear watch, the name is recognised but instead of calling the number, the stock phone app only shows the ...
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Moto G Lollipop: too many cross talks

I am often getting cross talks, call forwarding automatically to another unknown number while on call & call disconnection after I updated my Moto G to Lollipop. Is it a OS issue? can I resolve ...
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Noise in Calls on LG L40 Dual

I've just bought a LG L40 Dual cellphone, and I notice at first that I hear some noise on calls. Like that moment when a phone is about to ring and it's close to some speakers, you hear an ...
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Retrieve Number that couldn't be dialed

I have a problem I dialed a number but I had no network connection, so there was an error message. Later when I got a connection again I couldn't find the number in my list of recent calls or ...
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Handing off calls between devices

Is there any way to get a call which started on one device to be handed off to another device? Usage scenario: a secretary calls from her phone and after reaching the requested person hands off the ...
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Selecting Options in a Call

When calling a number and receiving a menu option, I press the number for the option I want and then the call button. Rather than getting the the number I call, I get the message that my service does ...
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Phone goes straight to voicemail - sometimes

I got a Net10 LG Optimus Fuel recently. It will sometimes stop responding to incoming calls, and send messages straight to voicemail. Once we make an outgoing call, it will again allow calls to come ...
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Mute/Unmute call from notification bar

I be on meeting calls for long hours. I usually mute/unmute call by pressing home and then use call app to mute. I want some app which can provide me functionality to mute /unmute using ...
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Phone call/text/mms/sms routing through tracfone?

I have a tracfone (galaxy centura), and my nexus 5. I hate the centura, and will do almost anything to avoid having to look at it's ugly design or flash the thing in public for fear of getting a ...
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Galaxy S5 answers calls automatically

I'm not sure if there is a setting or if this is a bug, but my Verizon Galaxy S5 has auto answered incoming calls on at least three occasions. The phone is usually on my desk when it happens and no ...
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Prevent outgoing international calls except when made through Google voice

Is there any way to prevent outgoing international calls except when made through Google voice, and without having to ask the mobile network carrier to block them? I am the way of Is there a way/app ...
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Smart Voice Recorder, Saved conversation 30MB, no sound…

I always used the smart voice recorder app to record phone calls but apparently after the update this became a paid function. I feel quite fcked, because it was VERY important data. ANY possibility ...
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Can't hear the caller on Moto E

I have a Moto E with kitkat 4.4.4. I can not hear the caller's voice unless I put my phone on speaker. noticed this problem yesterday only.. earlier it was working fine. Will appreciate any help ...
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Process com.android.phone stops unexspectedly

This morning I wanted to call someone and since then my Samsung S3 shows me the error as written above. Android version is 4.3, carrier is T-Mobile. Anyone knows a common fix for the issue?
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Cannot send or receive SMS on Galaxy Young Duos, someone help?

I bought a Samsung Galaxy Young Duos S6102. The problem is I cannot receive nor send SMS. Sometimes, I cannot receive calls, nor call someone. I have tried rebooting my phone, changing the sim card ...
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Tasker: Voice response to phone calls

I was wondering whether it would be possible to use Tasker to answer a phone call and then say something to the caller (either through TTS or sound file) and then hang up? Would something like that be ...
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Telephone App doesn't start

The telephone app does not start when I get a call. It rings but nothing else happens. so it is impossible to answer the call. I'm running Android 4.1.1 AOSP. Maybe I can I reinstall the telephone ...
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Improve mic sensitivity; phone partner can't hear me

Whenever I use my phone to actually call someone, I often hear the complaint that I'm speaking too low, even when I'm using a loud enough voice. Is there a way to increase the sensitivity of the mic, ...
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Why does my phone disconnect when I answer a call from an “unknown number”?

My Samsung S5830 disconnects whenever I try to pick up a call from my doctor's surgery, as the number comes up Unknown. What could be the reason for this? And how can I change it?
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Redirecting incoming calls to different numbers depending on WiFi connectivity

Can we have an android application which will direct any incoming call to: The cell number in case WiFi is disabled Office extension number through Jabber client in case WiFi is connected (when I ...
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Noises during call on Huawei G730

My mobile model is Huawei G730. During phone-calls, I hear some unwanted noises. What is the problem? I bought it just less than 2 weeks ago.