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How can I see the numpad option(s) I typed when on a call, after I made the call?

Some customer service phone numbers ask the users for type some option (e.g., "press 1 for making an appointment"). How can I see the numpad option(s) I typed when on a call, after I made ...
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How can I tell which number my contact used to call me?

I've got a contact with several different (mobile) numbers. When they call me, I see their name, but not the specific number they're currently using. Also when looking at the call history after the ...
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Android dialer does not show call history

I am using a One Plus 9R and somehow I cannot see the call history for callers. In all my past Android phones I used to be able to get a list of past call times and durations etc by clicking on a ...
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Is there some kind of malware or bug that effects call history with random characters?

My friends phone recently started displaying random characters instead of phone numbers in the call history. The numbers are real people that she talks to to but are not saved as contacts. Contacts ...
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Time of individual calls in history, if *same* number consecutively

Samsung Galaxy S10, Andorid 11, OneUI 3.1 To obtain time and number of recent calls, I got to the phone app, tap "recent" on the bottom, and see a list of incoming and outgoing calls with ...
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Having a phone with no call log

There are a lot of questions asking about unlimited call log. I have the exact opposite problem: I want no call log at all in the software. Even with a phone with "pocket detection" and a ...
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Can I transfer call-log data from my phone to my PC automatically?

I work from home and I have a spreadsheet tracking all the stats from incoming calls to my work number. Currently I manually input the incoming call number, time, and length of call and I have a ...
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How can I transfer blocked numbers/phrases?

I have many blocked numbers/message phrases list on my Samsung S8 Plus phone. Never rooted it and it has still official rom. I will use with the same rom. I will just format it but I don't want to ...
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Is it possible to set an unlimited number of Call Logs and SMS on Samsung Galaxy A10?

I have a backup using a SMS Backup & Restore for a long time. But, the number of Call Logs stopped at 2000 and doesn't increase. I thought it was a limit of free version, but I found on the ...
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Is it possible to recover the digit prompts given a phone number?

Let's say I call a number and enter a certain sequence of digits in response to the machine prompts. Is it possible to recover that sequence as part of the call history?
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Understand new icon in Android 11 call logs

In the phone call log, what does the green network icon mean after I upgraded to Android 11? Does that mean that the phone call went through the Wi-FI network instead of 4G/5G ?
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Call time prior to answering

Version: Android 10 Brand: Samsung Model: S9 Is there a way to log the duration of phone ringing, prior to answering or declining a call? I'm doing this because someone claims to call me, but ...
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How to migrate call logs of 2 phones into a dual sim phone

I have a galaxy note 3 and galaxy note 5, both are single sim devices. I'm now switching to galaxy note 10 plus, a dual sim device. I used smart switch to migrate all data from the old phones, however ...
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Called 112 (emergency) but no record in call log?

Last week I called 112 for an emergency. Later I saw that this call was not logged. In the past these calls were logged. Any ideas why this happens?
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Call history not showing when expanding the contact details

I am using Nexus 6P with Android 8.1 Oreo. I am not able to see the call history under the contact details. It used to display the most recent call history when opening the individual contacts. Below ...
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Can't find call log from adb shell

Phone is a Samsung Galaxy E5 SM-E500m (lte, dual chip, codename e5lte). Android version 5.1.1 "lollipop" Stock ROM. I pulled the database file from /data/data/com.android.providers.contacts/databases/...
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Frequent contacts disappeared

I have a Moto G5 with Android 7.0 and Phone 3.00.00. It used to be the case that when I called one of my contacts, they would appear in the "Speed dial" tab of the phone app, just after my favorite ...
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Changing default behaviour of the Phone app in Oreo

Each time when I open the Phone app, I see Favourites tab (first one) as default. This is completely useless for me, because Google uses its weird logic to tell me which contacts are my so called ...
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Access the call-log to complement what has been banned by policy

I used to use Appliqato's Call Recorder. A few days ago Google Play's policy changed so no call-recording application could access the call-log information. This means now the calls are like "...
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Phone/Text/Contact History?

Does Android keep a log of numbers contacted similar to the Phone Call Log/History but for texts? My mother accidentally deleted a bunch of texts. The actually messages themselves are unimportant, ...
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Call history issue

Few of my contacts are receiving a call from my number, which is getting recorded in their call history. But I don't have dialed their number nor does my call log shows the call at times the call goes ...
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My phone dials #3282 (#DATA) by itself. Which app did it?

For about the last month, I occasionally find my Cricket Samsung Amp Prime (Android 7.1.1) dialing #3282 (#DATA) without me initiating it. According to my call log, it started on October 1, 2018. It ...
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How long are call logs stored and is this configurable?

As far as I can tell, my OnePlus 3 has complete call logs for the past 6 months (last log 4-19-2018, today is 10-20-2018 which seems too much of a coincidence) Logs are really useful but some calls I ...
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Is there a common Android option that keeps call logs as long as there is space on the phone?

I think the question says it all. I was wondering if I can make my android phone never delete call logs. That's it.
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How can I see what calls were automatically rejected with the "only receive calls from contacts" option?

I've been expecting a call back about a job and I just realized I've had my phone on only receive calls from contacts. Is there any way to recover those past calls or see if someone else has called me?...
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Why does Android have a call log limit for the call history?

I just noticed recently that Android limits the call log to 500 entries. I would like to know for what reason one would limit the call history. Now many people including me have lost their call ...
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Contacts Call Log

I have several hundred calls to one of my employees over the last 2 years. Every time I try to call up his contact information, the entire call history loads and it takes minutes. How can I prevent ...
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What does "Answered remotely" mean in the call log?

What does "Answered remotely" mean on incoming calls in the call log? See the screenshot below to see what I'm talking about. I had never seen this before until recently. Ever since September 30, ...
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Hide call logs across user profiles

I've created two user profiles on my android phone. One Main and the other one(let's call it Child) is a separate user(NOT the default Guest). But whenever I switch between users, the call logs can be ...
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Where are WhatsApp call logs stored?

I know about the .db files and files that are used to store messages or so, but I need to know where are the call logs stored too. Thank you very much.
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How to check call logs of my Android phone on my computer via internet

I looking for an app or something which can help to check my phone call logs on my computer, It should not involve USB cable, the app should work wirelessly.. is there any thing that is suitable for ...
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How to send and receive SMS remotely (thru HTTP server)?

I would like to send SMS receive SMS get log of incoming calls (phone number, date & time) drop the incoming call with some app installed on my old Android phone. Can I do it? Ideally, I think ...
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recover a number from call history

I called a number about a month ago but never saved it, now when I tried to look it up I couldn't find it My phone is showing the calls of the past 2 weeks only Is there anyway to recover that ...
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How to keep the extension code of outbound dialing?

We can dial (555)555-5555,2000 so as to reach the extension code 2000 on Lollipop and later. However, the call log shows only (555)555-5555. I tried a couple of call log apps and dialer apps, but it ...
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Blocked History not working after Marshmallow upgrade in Lenovo K3 note

I recently upgraded my Android system in 'Lenovo K3 Note' to Marshmallow. Now, I can't see Blocked History in the Contacts. I could see the notification that some calls are blocked, but I can't see ...
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Micromax Canvas 2 Restarting Problem. Show modem log on the way?

I got sick of this. Whenever i restart my phone it shows "Modem log on the way". I don't know what type of log they are but it creates a folder in my internal storage named "mtklog" which contains ...
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Cant see call log on Sony Xperia M4 Aqua

This is all I get when I follow the instructions for viewing your call log. When I get a missed call, the notification shows at the top and when I click it then I get this screen. I can't find ...
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Any way to view or download Google Hangouts Call History?

The Android Google Hangouts Dialer app is very limited when it comes to VoIP call history. It only shows the last 100 (approx) calls, even though Google keeps a complete history. For calls made more ...
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my phone stopped showing contacts or logs.

First there was just a lag. Then it showed nothing but was able to use the search function to find the right contact in the list. Finally nothing works. Have to go to Google Contacts to find my ...
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Disappearing call logs later automatically it can be viewed....!

Am using Samsung note 3 neo from few day I am facing a problem in call logs whenever this is a missed call, dialed call or rejected call that will not show in call log for certain period later it will ...
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Why does a contact show up in call log, but not in contact application?

I have a friend with a Sony Xperia Z3 compact experiencing a problem where a contact is accessible from the call log, but not from the contacts application. Contact does not show up in contacts ...
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Same phone number with multiple extensions always get registered in the call log with one single user

I'm using the default factory Dialer, Call Log, Contacts app (all those options are running under the same app) on LG L90 running Lollipop 5.0.2. I created multiple users with the same phone number ...
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Incoming call record not visible

I received a call from a company and somehow my phone got discharged. When it restarted, the call record was not visible. I really need that number. Any help
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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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Missed calls log not showing in Lenovo A7000

My mobile is Lenovo A7000 with Android lolipop Recently I the missed call logs not showing, sometimes for one or the other number it shows, it might be stored contact or new but the log is not ...
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Change the date format of the default Phone app in Micromax canvas 4

In the Phone app (which came as as a preinstalled on my Micromax canvas 4 Device, running Android 4.2), the date format used (in the call logs for example to show history of calls placed/received) is ...
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I have to delete my deleted call logs permanently

I tried many apps like complete wipe,but I am unable to delete my deleted call logs permanently,whenever I start recovery program they show my deleted call logs can u please suggest how to permanently ...
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How to manually restore Call Log from adb backup on OnePlus One? (SMS already restored)

I ran adb backup with all the backup flags on my OnePlus One (which I had gradually upgraded from 44S to 05Q). Then I wiped it, reimaged it with a fresh image of 05Q, and tried to restore my SMS and ...
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"Unknown" vs "Private number" on the Samsung Galaxy S3's stock call log

I've recently got two calls on my Samsung Galaxy S3 with stock (TouchWiz) firmware. One was marked as coming from a "Private number", while the sender of the second one was apparently "Unknown". ...
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Recovering deleted call logs in Android 5.1.1 - to root or not to root?

I accidentally deleted my call logs/histories and badly need them now. I would like to recover the call logs and tried few softwares. Most of them were not successful in recovering the deleted call ...
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