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Wi-Fi Calling

Wi-Fi Calling

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

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.

In this tutorial, you will learn how to:

• Check Wi-Fi calling status
• Make a Wi-Fi call
• Turn Wi-Fi calling on or off through settings

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 wifi calling icon Wi-Fi Calling icon in the Notification bar to indicate that calls will be carried over Wi-Fi.

Check Wi-Fi calling status

1. From the home screen, select the phone Phone app

2. Select the settings Menu icon, then select Settings. Select Calls.

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3. Select Wi-Fi calling, then select the Wi-Fi calling switch to enable. 

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4. Review the Wi-Fi Calling prompt, then scroll to and select Continue. Enter your emergency address, then scroll to and select Verify address.

Note: Review the Wi-Fi Calling prompt, then select OK.

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Make A Wi-Fi call

Making a call is the same whether on cellular or Wi-Fi. From the home screen, select the phone Phone app > select the Phone tab > dial the desired number > select the Call icon. When Wi-Fi Calling is enabled the Call icon will change to the Wi-Fi Calling icon.

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Turn Wi-Fi calling on or off through settings

1. Swipe down from the Notification bar with two fingers, then select the Settings icon Settings icon.

2. Select Network & internet then select the Wi-Fi Calling switch.

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