Push to Talk Plus - Android™ - Initial Setup

Visit My Verizon to add the Push To Talk Plus add-on to your account.

Note Notes:

  • Once the account is set up for Push To Talk Plus, a message (text or email) is sent to the device with a link to download the app from the Google PlayTM Store.
  • If the app was previously installed on the device and must be reinstalled, navigate to the Play Store, search for Verizon Push to Talk Plus and proceed to step 2.
  • Upon uninstalling/reinstalling the app, Push To Talk Plus call history is erased.


  1. Tap the link in the message.
    This directs the device to the Play Store.
  2. Tap Install.
    App install
  3. Tap Accept.
    App accept
  4. Once the download is complete, tap Open.
    App open
  5. If presented:
    1. Tap Allow to give the app access to the following:
      • Audio
      • Location
      • Phone calls
      • SMS messages
    2. From the Ignore Battery Optimizations? prompt, tap Yes.
  6. To continue, review the End User License Agreement (EULA) then tap the Check mark icon (located in the lower-left).
  7. From the Confirm prompt, tap Yes to activate the app.
    Activation may take up to 1 minute and is followed by a 'Client successfully activated' screen.
    App confirm
  8. For quick access, from a device Home screen tap Apps, touch and hold the Push To Talk+ icon then drag to a Home screen.