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FAQs on Call Forwarding
How do I Forward Phone Calls to Cell Phones?
If you signup with UniTel Voice you can easily forward calls by logging in online and changing your call forwarding options. Everybody today wants to be easily reachable on a phone, even while they are always on the run. Ever wonder how you get people to contact you on your cell phone when you are not available on your landline and they keep waiting for you to pick up the phone? With the right phone service provider, there is an easy solution to this problem as you could consider forwarding phone calls from your landline to your cell phone. And this is very simple. You just need to undertake a few steps to enable the call forwarding feature in your phones:
- The first step is dialing *72 (star-seven-two) from your landline phone. You then need to wait to hear a dial tone.
- Next, dial the 10-digit cell phone number where you wish the calls to be forwarded.
- You could press the pound button (#) or alternatively await a response indication that the call forwarding has been activated.
- In case you are unsure that the call has been forwarded or the process has actually worked, you will have to repeat all the above steps.
If you wish to deactivate the forwarding phone calls feature, you will have to dial *73 from your landline phone.
Telephone operating companies can set up the system of forwarding phone calls from a landline number already in use or also activate it on a fresh new number. These calls will obviously be directed to your mobile or cell phone or even possibly to another fixed landline as per your requirement. ‘International forwarding phone calls’ services are also provided by some companies. This comes at no additional expense to the caller. Remember that a ‘per month’ fee may be charged for activation of ‘forwarding phone calls’ service from your landline. You will have to get proper details from your landline telephone operator for use of this service. Learn more about: 800 number call forwarding service for small businesses
What are the benefits of the Forwarding Phone Calls?
The primary advantage of forwarding phone calls to your cell phone or any other another phone number is that it makes you more accessible to the caller. This especially works very well in situations when you have a schedule that keeps you away from your fixed landline telephone for a considerable period of time. Some important calls can be missed in such situations if there is no other alternative way to reach you.
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What are the steps to call forwarding a number if I don’t use UniTel Voice?
Step 1: You should get complete details on the phone call forwarding service from your telephone service provider. Most of the time, the caller needs to enter a numerical code from the residential landline number to start the call forwarding process. Depending on your region and the type of landline service, the codes may be different.
Step 2: Verification of Call forwarding charges and fees from your telephone service provider is very important. Sometimes the call forwarding service may be included in your existing telephone service plan. On the other hand, an additional charge may be put by some other companies for activation of this service.
Step 3: Get instructions on how to activate and deactivate the phone call forwarding service on your telephone. There could be variations in the different procedure of call forwarding and this primarily depends on your location or region of operation. If you reside in North America, you will be able to mostly use specific numerical code commands to activate or deactivate your call forwarding service via the phone keypad.
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When would I to forward telephone numbers?
For instance, you will be able to make good use of the forwarding phone call service when you are on vacation or business trip and not directly reachable on your home or office phone.