How to Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad: 12 Steps (with Pictures)

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How to Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad: 12 Steps (with Pictures)
How to Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad: 12 Steps (with Pictures)
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This wikiHow teaches you how to automatically forward all your incoming calls to your voicemail using an iPhone.

Steps

Part 1 of 2: Find out voicemail number

Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad Step 1

Step #1. Open the Phone app on your iPhone

Tap it

iPhonephone

icon on your home screen to open the phone app.

Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad Step 2

Step #2. Tap on the Keyboard tab at the bottom

This will open your phone's keypad and allow you to type in a number to make a call.

Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad Step 3

Step 3. Type *#67# on the keyboard

With this command, you can view the phone number that is being forwarded to your voicemail.

Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad Step 4

Step #4. Tap on the call button

It's a white phone icon in a green circle at the bottom of the keypad. It will process your number command and show your voicemail number on a new page.

Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad Step 5

Step 5. Write down your voicemail number

You'll see a phone number at the top of your screen. This number forwards incoming calls to your voicemail.

Simultaneously press the home button on your iPhone and the power button to take a screenshot of this page

Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad Step 6

Step 6. Tap Back

This closes the call page.

Part 2 of 2: Forward calls to voicemail

Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad Step 7

Step #1. Open your iPhone's Settings app

Find and tap it

Iphonesettingsappicon

icon on your home screen to open the settings menu.

Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad Step 8

Step #2. Scroll down and tap on Phone

This option is next to the

iPhonephone

icon in the middle of your settings menu.

Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad Step 9

Step #3. Tap on Call Forwarding from the phone menu

This will open your forwarding settings on a new page.

Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad Step 10

Step 4. Slide the Call Forwarding switch to Iphoneswitchonicon1

When this option is enabled, all incoming calls are forwarded to a number of your choice.

You will be asked to enter a phone number to forward your calls to

Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad Step 11

Step 5. Enter your voicemail phone number

Enter your voicemail phone number here. This will forward all your incoming calls to your voicemail.

Alternatively, you can enter a non-existent, unused phone number here. This will not forward calls to your voicemail, but give the impression that your number has been disconnected and is no longer in use

Make Calls Go Directly to Voicemail on iPhone or iPad Step 12

Step 6. Tap the < Call Forwarding button at the top left

This will save your voicemail number and forward all incoming calls to your voicemail.

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