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Samsung Galaxy S5 Active (G870A)

Wi-Fi Calling

Use your Wi-Fi connection to talk and text when cellular coverage is limited or unavailable.


ArticleINSTRUCTIONS & INFO
Prenote info
Wi-Fi Calling is turned on as part of the activation process. To use Wi-Fi Calling, you'll need a Wi-Fi Internet connection and a postpaid AT&T wireless account provisioned with HD Voice. Certain restrictions, requirements or limitations may apply. Visit About Wi-Fi Calling or att.com/wificalling for more details.
  1. TO VIEW WI-FI CALLING STATUS: From the home screen tap the Phone icon.
  2. Tap the Menu icon.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Call.
  5. Scroll to and tap Wi-Fi Calling. If Wi-Fi Calling is OFF, select to turn it ON.
  6. Tap Get started.
  7. Tap Continue.
  8. Review the terms and conditions, then scroll to and tap Continue.
  9. Read the on-screen prompts, enter your Emergency 911 Address, then tap Verify address.
  10. Verify the emergency address, then tap Use this address.
    Note: If the address is not correct, tap Enter a different address to re-enter the address.
  11. Tap OK.
  12. When your phone is connected to Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi calling is on, and a cellular connection is unavailable or poor, you'll see the Wi-Fi Calling icon in the notification bar to indicate that calls will be carried over Wi-Fi.
  13. Tap DONE.
  14. Making a call is the same whether on celluar or Wi-Fi. From the home screen, tap the Phone icon, dial the desired number, and then tap the Call icon. You can tell that a call will go over Wi-Fi when you see a Wi-Fi icon within the Call icon.
  15. To quickly turn Wi-Fi Calling on or off, swipe down from the notification bar to access quick settings and tap Wi-Fi Calling.

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