Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [dialer]

An application on Android that serves the purpose of dialing numbers and searching for contacts. A built-in dialer comes with every device. Usually the user is able to install alternative dialers which may offer more functionality.

0
votes
0answers
20 views

Android 9.0 phone dialer app keeps stopping

Ok, so this is a VERY odd issue that's cropped up in the last week or two. My phone dialer locks up and I get a "Phone keeps stopping" alert, but only in one very odd (but common) circumstance. If I "...
0
votes
0answers
128 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Change dialer suggested when phone# clicked

When I have disabled my native dialer (can't uninstall it) and set Phone by Google as my default dialer. However when I click a phone number the popup bubble still suggests dialing with the native ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

I just want to call numbers I find on the internet!

When I click on a phone number in Chrome on the internet it prompts me to download Hangouts. I just want to call it with the default Samsung dialer not Hangouts! How do I do this?
0
votes
2answers
36 views

Stock Phone app doesn't work in split-window mode on Android Nougat

I have Wiko U Pulse Lite running on Android 7.0 Nougat. I would like to use Google Keep or Google Drive in split-window mode with the Phone application. This is because every time I perform a banking ...
0
votes
0answers
128 views

Install Google Phone dialer on other phones

As you know Google Pixels and Nexuses are using Phone application as default dialer. and other phones can't install it. even if we get different versions of it from ApkMirror, it does not install on ...
0
votes
0answers
55 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
213 views

Dialer apps stop working after a few days in LineageOS (Temporary solution for the standard dialer app is to clear data associated with it)

Software I have LineageOS 14.1 (Android 7.1.2) on Samsung Galaxy S5 Docomo (kltedcm) (from December 2017). To my knowledge, this is the newest and only available version for this device; it is an ...
0
votes
1answer
282 views

Screen black during phone call and it won't come back during call

I have an Xperia XZs with Android 8. Lately I'm having problems while calling. When I start a call, the screen goes black immediately, and won't come back anymore during the call. The result is that ...
1
vote
1answer
53 views

Contacts and telephone applications crash

On my Galaxy Note 4, when I launch the phone and contacts apps, they say "Unfortunately, Phone has stopped" or likewise for "Contacts". I have to go through message program to make a call. What's the ...
0
votes
1answer
91 views

Dialed names are not shown (htc u11)

Contact name is stored in Google. But when I dial it, and finish the call, it shows only the number without name as if I don't have the name stored. And it only happens with my new stored numbers, and ...
3
votes
3answers
3k views

Dialer & Contacts app display duplicate (WhatsApp)

Issue: When searching in dialer or contacts apps (From Google Play store, latest version) many contacts show up twice. Only contacts with WhatsApp (or more times if more phone numbers stored under the ...
0
votes
1answer
238 views

Why is the stock Android dialer app incompatible with my Samsung J7 2017?

I want to install this app: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.google.android.dialer to replace Samsung's customized dialer app. But on that page it says: "This app is incompatible ...
0
votes
1answer
9k views

How to automatically repeatedly dial a number and automatically press numbers each time?

I'm trying to get through to the Swedish Migration Agency (Migrationsverket) and their lines are constantly busy. In order to get into the queue, one needs to call them, then press 1 twice. This would ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Is it possible to read IMEI from emergency call dialer?

I am looking for the method to read IMEI from emergency call dialer, before the phone is activated. When I try *#06# it says that this is not emergency number.
0
votes
1answer
98 views

Deleted System Dialer app

I have a CUSTOM rom. I deleted system Dialer app. Is it possible to recover it, or fix it? I can't get calls, can't make calls, but I can write & receive messages. Other dialers don't work and it ...
1
vote
0answers
130 views

Phone memory contacts disappeared but can be searched in Dialer

All my contacts that were saved in phone memory suddenly disappeared. They would not show up in the Contacts app, but are somehow searchable using the Dialer app (using T9 shortcuts - for example to ...
4
votes
1answer
101 views

Can I report phone numbers as NOT spam callers?

I have the opposite situation as this question. I received a call which Google marked as Suspected Spam Caller, but it was a legitimate call from a company I do business with. Can I report to Google ...
1
vote
0answers
47 views

Dial a conference number and then automatically enter the participant code

I am frequently joining conference calls (WebEx, GotoMeeting, etc) from my cell phone as I work remote occasionally. These calls usually have a static session number as they are recurring calls. Is ...
5
votes
1answer
650 views

Automatically, seamlessly block Google-suspected spam calls

The Google Phone app now reports when a suspected call is spam. Right now when I receive such a call, I have the choice to block that number. But what I'd like to do is pre-emptively set it up so that ...
2
votes
1answer
764 views

Can I report phone numbers as spam callers?

Google recently introduced a feature that lets me know if someone is a suspected spam caller. However, sometimes I get calls from numbers that aren't listed as spam callers but are still spam callers. ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

How can I installer the Google dialer (phone app) on any phone without root?

I want Google's Dialer phone app on my Nextbit Robin running Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow but without using root.
0
votes
1answer
237 views

How can I change my dialer setting conditionally

I use my google voice number for almost anything but things that won't accept a VoIP number for registration and account recovery and I give it to them, for a good reason. So, my default dialer ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Receive incoming calls in Android 6?

What is the use of the 'Receive incoming calls' option? Update I am using Moto G4 Plus (IN)
1
vote
0answers
65 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
79 views

Call a phone number from app (or text)?

Is there way to call a number displayed on the phone (as part of text, although support for images would be nice too) that takes less steps than: long press to switch into text selection mode adjust ...
3
votes
1answer
2k views

Questions about “Speed Dial” screen on Nexus' Phones app

The "phone" dialer app on my Nexus 6P (the app that launches when you press the "phone" icon from the homescreen's launchpad) is driving me insane. Is there any way to configure it to go straight to ...
1
vote
0answers
357 views

Generating DTMF tones, when dialling a mobile number

Where could I turn on an option, which, when I dial a number, generates DTMF tones? I have full volume, so that is not the problem. Is there an option in settings somewhere? I have a Samsung Galaxy S3....
0
votes
1answer
159 views

Default dialer issue

I am using samsung S3 and installed Truecaller on this, now when i make a call from truecaller, the options shown in the popup are only the default dialer and Skype, not truecaller. I have cleared all ...
1
vote
4answers
9k views

How to turn off voice dialler Huawei Honor 7

I looked over all settings and couldn't find any way to turn off automatic voice dialler. How do I do it? My phone calls people on its own.
-2
votes
1answer
389 views

How to recover discarded contacts?

I was trying to save a number using the basic android dialer first I dialed in the number then I gave a name but then I ended up discarding the saving process, now I am unable to recover the number ...
2
votes
6answers
29k views

A contact can not be found by name in dialer but exists in contacts

There is a contact in my contacts which can't be found by name in dialer, but if type her number in the dialer the name appears. All my contacts are stored in my Google account. How can I solve this ...
-1
votes
1answer
122 views

Contact synchronization slows down my phone and dialer

I am using Canvas Nitro A311. The problem with the phone is that its contacts and dialer are always slow. Might be because of contact synchronization process of Gmail accounts. I, turn the auto sync ...
1
vote
0answers
20 views

Cyanogen's new c-apps dialer not working [duplicate]

I recently installed a CyanogenMod bases rom called AICP one my phone and everything was working fine. Then a couple months later I found CyanogenMod's new c-apps. I decided to flash that. Now ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Cyanogen dialer not working after flashing C-apps bundle

Recently I installed CyanogenMod on my phone. I also decided to flash Cyanogen's new C-apps bundle. After I did that, the new Cyanogen dialer keeps crashing whenever I try to make or receive calls. ...
4
votes
0answers
247 views

Nexus dialer default number

When using the default dialer on Nexus, you can search contact with the T9 dialpad. However, I can't seem to find a way to set the defaults for the numbers that come up for each contact. It doesn't ...
16
votes
7answers
103k views

Screen turns off during call due to problem with proximity sensor - Xperia Z3 compact

I'm using Sony Xperia Z3 compact running Lollipop 5.1.1. My proximity sensor is really faulty (Works only when I press hard on the top left corner of the phone). I'm sure it's the proximity sensor ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

“Call not sent” when adding a call on Samsung Galaxy S6

Sometimes, when I am on a call and try to add a call, I get an error message that reads, "Call not sent". It only happens sometimes, and I can't figure out the pattern. It seems to be related to the ...
1
vote
0answers
229 views

Can't view contacts while call in progress

While a phone call is in progress, the phone is always on the "call in progress" screen (with options to access the keypad, just in case I need to key in something, but that's about it), without any ...
-1
votes
1answer
43 views

Is it safe to use this app and will it cause problems in 6.0?

Classic Dialpad for KitKat and Lollipop Just wanted to check if there's any reason not to use this, here's what the permissions looks like. Click image to enlarge I'm assuming its just a shortcut ...
2
votes
1answer
193 views

Dialer app doesn't show dial button

When I tap a number in Chrome Mobile my default Dialer app opens and shows the below screen. I struggle finding out how to actually dial the number, there is no button for that at all. I've been ...
2
votes
0answers
484 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
923 views

Can't change dialer default app

I installed Full Screen Caller ID (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.androminigsm.fscifree&hl=en), but it doesn't work. I searched about it, they say you should clear defaults of ...
1
vote
0answers
29 views

I.C.E problem. dial list. s4

I recently found the emergency call list, which can dial a number even when the screen is locked. I added a number from my contact list to test out how it works. After I figured out how it worked, I ...
2
votes
1answer
5k views

Android 6.0 shows up contacts from all accounts

My Nexus 5 with Android 6.0 shows up all contacts from all my accounts in dialer (including Exchange). I only want to see contacts from my gmail. I already went to contact application and selected ...
1
vote
2answers
852 views

Call using hangouts from contacts

I can select Hangouts to replace SMS from the contacts app, but I don't see the option to use Hangouts instead of the default dialer. Is this option available without root?
0
votes
1answer
732 views

Android not hanging up when hangup button is pressed

Phone: Galaxy Note 2; I605 (Verizon- Unlocked) Carrier: T-Mobile Rooted: Yes I have this problem with Android Lollipop where when I cancel a call, the hangup button disappears and the phone says "...
6
votes
3answers
28k views

Hangouts: How to make the phone dialer default (instead of the hangouts dialer)?

Following a recent Hangouts update, when using Android 5 on Nexus 5, in an SMS conversation with a contact, touching the "handset" icon automatically launches the Hangouts dialer, while I would like ...
1
vote
0answers
3k views

Replace phone/dialer app - Lenovo phone

I'm using Lenovo A850 and I have a problem with a default dialer. It cannot recognize numbers with or without country code (depending on how it's saved in contacts list). I installed exDialer and ...
2
votes
0answers
6k views

How to change default dialer app in Asus Zenfone 5?

How can I change the default dialer app in Asus zenfone 5. I tried Settings → Apps → All, then selecting the phone app. There was a Clear defaults button which was greyed out. Do I have to ...