The Stack Overflow podcast is back! Listen to an interview with our new CEO.

Questions tagged [calls]

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).

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
0answers
18 views

How can one disable automatic screen turn-off during call on Samsung Galaxy S9 (Android 9, One UI 1.0)?

How can one disable automatic screen turn-off during call on Samsung Galaxy S9? All the solutions I have seen so far do not apply to Android 9, One UI 1.0. For example, I don't see any Turn off ...
0
votes
0answers
42 views

“call_state_offhook list.size()==0 number is null” when I call someone with my Samsung Galaxy S9

I see a warning: "call_state_offhook list.size()==0 number is null" whenever I call someone with my Samsung Galaxy S9. What is the issue and how can I stop seeing this warning?
0
votes
3answers
31 views

Is there a way to block incoming calls from specific phone numbers?

I want to block a number from calling me. I don't even want to know if the person even tried to call me. Don't want any notifications. The person on the other end should not get a ringing sound when ...
0
votes
1answer
13 views

How can I only have sound when being called (phone)?

In my Android phone, I have the following options for sound: Media volume Alarm volume Ring volume However, if I increase ring volume, I also get each time a sound when I get a Whatsapp message, ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

debugging problem: phonecall recipients complain about audio quality

problem Increasingly, recipients of my phonecalls complain that audio quality is too poor, mostly (but not entirely) when I'm calling from one location. I'd appreciate assistance identifying and ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Multiple calls to bypass vibrate

In iOS there's an option to make the phone ring even if it is set to silent mode when the same number calls consecutively. Is there an equivalent option in Android?
0
votes
0answers
24 views

forwarding my calls and sms over the internet

I want to find a way where I can use my phone in Australia to forward calls and SMS so I can run my own VoIP considering I can have the pone located on wifi always on charge and will only cost me $5 ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

How to disable calling/cellular radio on Galaxy A5(2017)

Samsung Galaxy A5 2017, SM-A520W, Android 9.0, Status: NON ROOTED I want to be able to temporarily disable the ability to call on my phone. I've tried using the Call Barring method and I've tried ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

For incoming call, the Phone app does not launch to cover entire screen

In case of an incoming call, the Phone app does not launch to cover the entire screen. Instead, two buttons are displayed at the top portion of the screen, Reject (red) and Answer (green), as shown ...
0
votes
1answer
65 views

Retrieving a contact that I called and talked to on Telegram, but accidentally deleted

I talked to this person on Telegram (sent many messages, exchanged pictures), and then called them a few months ago via default Calls Android application. Contact was deleted (call logs too), and ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

Have tasker autodial, then hang up after 2 rings

It seems like dialing a call is a blocking action so following it with "end call" doesn't do anything.
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Prevent unwanted automatic phone call

Before anyone tries to dismiss this question, I know of a identical thread, but that question is too specific about a certain behavior following a user interaction with the phone. I am in search of a ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

All system audio being transmitted over calls

So I have a Huawei Y9 (2018) running Android 9 with EMUI 9.1. Whenever I'm on a call (I've only observed this with Messenger calls so far), all the audio from my notifications and media (if any) also ...
0
votes
0answers
30 views

telephone answering device (voicemail) functionallity app

My mobile carrier, has stopped offering auto telephone answering device (voicemail) functionallity (when you call somebody, and it can't answer your phone you get a recorded message, that lets you ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

OrangePi 3G-IOT GSM Function Not Working

I just built a small device using the MediaTek 6572 Controller on the Orange Pi 3G-IOT Controller Running Android 4.4 The Device boots up just fine and even shows good Signal Strength when GSM SIM ...
1
vote
1answer
11 views

How do I disable the missed phone call notification light?

The green flashing light whenever I miss a call is really annoying. I'd like to turn that off while keeping the purplish voicemail indicator light. I'm not finding a clear way to do it in the phone ...
1
vote
0answers
20 views

inject recorded audio in an in-going call

I need to inject a recorded voice during a live call to test the network, how can I do that? I got a rooted device working on Qualcomm MSM9889 soc.
1
vote
0answers
18 views

Can I increase the volume of the end-of-call beep?

According to this article, Google softened the end-of-call beep to an almost inaudible level following customer feedback. I happened to like the beep because it made it easy to know if a call had been ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Remind if specific number calls

Is there a way to set up a reminder that would trigger the next time one specific number calls? I.e, number X (contact Y) calls, and something like "Mention project ABC updates to Y!" pops up on ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Is the information about caller's area a built-in Android feature or is it provided by the phone company?

If I have an incoming call and the caller's number is not saved in my phone book, the caller's area (land or state or city) is displayed, f.e. "California" or "Berlin" or just "Italy": Is this ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

If I “swipe down to reject”, will caller get a chance to leave voicemail?

A few times a year someone who isn't in my address book might call me, but every day I get several spam/scam calls. So basically anytime I see a plain number, I swipe down to make my phone stop ...
1
vote
0answers
69 views

Screen goes black during call

Often, when I try make a call or use the phone app on my phone, the screen goes black. I have a Pixel 1 with Android version 9. This is a problem because I can't see or use the numbers or buttons on ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

How do I disable the painfully loud end of call beep (pixel 2)

Similar question to this: Disable 'end call' tone? Is there a workaround I can use without voiding my warranty? There is a feature request, but there's still recent comments asking for a fix:...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Using Android to Answer calls of iPhone

My primary device has always been an iPhone. But recently i saw android auto and it is way more responsive and offers a great experience. So I am planning to get an android tablet for my car. But the ...
0
votes
1answer
102 views

No one can hear me on my Galaxy Note 8 Edge! How do I fix?

No one can hear me on my Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Edge when they call me or I call them. I hear them clearly, but I have to race to turn the speaker on before they hang up. How do I fix this problem ...
0
votes
2answers
48 views

Recover manually deleted call history

I was looking for an outdated third party call backup app which does not update instantaneously at the deletion of logs via the default phone app. Would that be necessary or is there any other way I ...
0
votes
0answers
45 views

Android settings to fix phones call issue

I have a brand new unlocked Huawei honor 10 lite that can send/receive texts and use data but it cannot send or receive any calls. It gets stuck on dialing out, without a dial tone, and then after 30 ...
0
votes
0answers
58 views

car bluetooth call volume

I use my car's Bluetooth to answer phone calls. While I was all happy with this option, I had to update my Moto G6 from Oreo (v8) to Pie (v9). Soon after the update, I had to root the phone for the ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

Can spammers use the phone number being called as their spoof number?

I originally bought Tasker several (5?) years ago to screen calls by: 1) blocked name/number--hang up 2) not in my contact list 3) family 4) friends (in my contact list but not family or ...
1
vote
0answers
37 views

How to force audio output?

I'm looking for a way to force audio output when i call someone : I have a galaxy S7 connected to a bluetooth earphone and a bluetooth smartswatch. When I call someone with the smartswatch, the ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

No answer screen on SIM1

My V20 has just developed a problem with incoming calls on SIM1: they ring but nothing is displayed to answer them, either on the primary or secondary screens. SIM2 seems to work ok. I've tried ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Display User Group and Designation on Call Screen

When I receive a call from someone I want to see which group they belong to and what is their designation. Previously it was showing this information in Android 8.0 but in Android 9.0 it is not ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

Why does my call history log as “number+mynumber”?

After installing [ROM][9.0][beryllium] Pixel Experience [AOSP/CAF][2019/03/17] in my Xiaomi Poco F1 my call history logs all numbesr as "callernumber+mynumber" as in "12345678+23456789". I have tried ...
0
votes
0answers
68 views

Error when simulating incoming calls on my (real) Android phone (rooted) [duplicate]

I try to simulate an incoming call on my Android device connected to my computer via adb by: D:\adb>adb shell am start -a com.android.server.telecom.testapps.CallServiceNotifier....
0
votes
0answers
63 views

Unable to pickup calls on Moto Z2 after update to Oreo

tl;dr: Unable to pickup or end most of the calls (totally black screen) after upgrading my not-rooted Moto Z2 from Android 7.1 to 8.0. Anything that I can do (except for sending phone to repair shop)? ...
1
vote
2answers
4k views

Mute all notification sound except Call Message and WhatsApp to be on Vibration Mode

I have a brand new Galaxy S10. I would like to keep the phone in mute mode but want the phone to vibrate if there is any Call, SMS or any WhatsApp notification. How to do this? I do not wish to root ...
0
votes
1answer
328 views

Help automating Wi-Fi Calling or Airplane mode toggle with Tasker

I am absolutely 100% new to Tasker. I have bought and install this app to automate a few things which IFTTT simply can't. Here is the situation : My bedroom is in a basement apartment and so I do ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Redirect calls not from my contacts to another phone number? [duplicate]

Is there any way to redirect/forward calls that are not from my contacts to another number? (No, I'm not looking to block them or redirect them to voicemail.)
0
votes
2answers
104 views

Huawei M2-802L Cannot making call!

i have a Huawei Harman/kardon M2-802L tablet. i want to make calls using sim card. there was no default calling app. i downloaded one, but the device showing :"your device is unable to make calls" ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

Caller cannot hear me. Microphone works

People over phone calls or whatsapp calls cannot hear me, or barely, if I shout out loud. But the microphone works. I can make records and hear them from far. Already set to max at Settings > Sound ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

How to find why call is not connecting

My mobile phone is not able to make calls. All calls are ending after 4-5 seconds. All the settings seem to be fine. Is there any log file where sim provider logs some reason? Or any other way to find ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Avoiding incoming calls taking over the active app?

Can we avoid incoming calls taking up the full size of the display while we're in the middle of stuff in other apps? I appreciate that was a natural feature 10 years ago, but right now displays are ...
0
votes
1answer
119 views

Bad voice quality on phone calls, good with WhatsApp

I have two Samsung Galaxy S5 minis, one of which has the following problem: The voice quality is really bad on phone calls to other people (muffled sound, chopped, extra noise/interference, echo). ...
0
votes
0answers
55 views

call contacts placeholder in telephone numer

title is a bit difficult but I try to explain that i want to achieve: I would like to be able to save the companies number with a few placeholder that have to be filled on a call. So that I am able ...
0
votes
0answers
53 views

Navigate Phone Tree w/ Bluetooth Headset (Press 0 for Operator, Press 1 to continue)

How can I send a dial pad tone hands free while I'm on a call? Maybe some people are using Google Voice and need to (Press 1 to accept the call) OR they called their bank and need to (Hit 0 to talk to ...
0
votes
0answers
80 views

Any way to “play” a contact's number as DTMF via speaker?

I bought a lovely old phone from the 70's that only "talks" the pulse dial mode: I connected it to my router and it can succesfully receive calls. When I try to dial out it does not work because the ...
0
votes
0answers
102 views

Use bluetooth music system to play sound of phone calls

I have an Xiaomi Pocophone F1 with Android 9. Its currently unrooted but I would not hesitate to root it, if considered neccessary. I have music systems capable to play music over bluetooth. Think of ...
0
votes
1answer
68 views

Why don't calls to emergency numbers show in the Phone app's call log?

I recently had to make an emergency call. I later noticed in my device's call logs in the Phone app that the emergency number I called doesn't show up in the call log. (In other words, no entry shows ...
1
vote
0answers
445 views

Moto G5 plus, not vibrating on incoming calls

I have Moto G5 Plus, with Android Version 8.1.0. This issue is related to vibration feature. My phone has stopped vibrating when I receive incoming calls. The phone vibrates properly when there is a ...
0
votes
0answers
77 views

How to run voice recorder and video recorder with audio simultaneously?

While the voice recorder is running using third-party apps, phone calls are still possible. Photo capture as well. But not video recording. Why is phone calling possible during voice recording but ...