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No Answer/Busy Transfer

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You can have incoming calls answered by another phone whenever your wireless phone is busy or remains unanswered after three to six rings. With this option, your phone will ring unless you're on the phone.

 

When forwarding calls to phone numbers outside your local calling area, you’ll be billed for any toll, long distance, and airtime charges incurred. Additional per-minute charges may apply to all forwarded calls.

 

Not available in some areas. Airtime applies to forwarded/transferred calls even if you send the call to wireline telephones.

How to Get It

No Answer/Transfer in an included feature that it typically added to your account when you first activate service. If you wish to confirm you have this feature, sign in to My Verizon and select "My Plan" and then select "Add/change features".

How to Use It

To Activate - No Answer:

  1. Press *71.
  2. Enter the forwarding phone number where you want calls to be forwarded (e.g. *71-606-123-4567).
  3. Press SEND and wait for confirmation. You should hear a confirmation tone.
  4. Press END.


To Deactivate - No Answer:

  1. Press *73
  2. Press SEND and wait for confirmation. You should hear a confirmation tone.
  3. Press END.
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