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Make & Receive a Call
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Samsung Galaxy S5 Active (G870A)

Make & Receive a Call

Place, receive, and reject a call.



  1. From the home screen, tap Phone.
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  2. To make a call from the lock screen, tap and swipe the Phone icon across the outer circle to open.
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  3. To make a call, from the Keypad tab, enter the desired phone number to contact name, then tap the Phone icon.

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  4. While a call is active the Call icon will display in the notification bar.
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  5. To receive an incoming call, swipe the Green phone icon to the right.
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  6. To decline an incoming call, swipe the Red phone icon to the left.
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  7. To answer a call waiting call, swipe the Green phone icon to the right.
    Note: Accepting a call waiting call will put the other call on hold.
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  8. When accepting an incoming call, choose to put the existing call on hold, merge the calls, or end the existing call.
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  9. To reject an incoming call with a text message, swipe up from the bottom of the screen.
    Note: When in "Easy" mode, you can't reject a call with a message, or see caller ID information.
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  10. To choose a prepared text message, tap the desired message. To create your own text message reply, tap Compose new message.
    Note: To create or edit text message replies, from the home screen, tap Phone > Menu icon > Settings > Call > Call rejection > Rejection messages.
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  11. Type desired message, then tap SEND.
    Note: To learn about calling or using your device in other countries, visit the AT&T International Calling website.
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