Push to Talk Plus - Basic Phone - Instant Personal Alerts

Note An Instant Personal Alert (IPA):

  • is a call alert that can only be sent to another PTT+ contact who's on the same Verizon network as the sender.
    Note Alerts must be enabled and can be sent only to individual contacts, not groups.
    Note 4G LTE to 3G and 3G to 4G LTE IPAs are currently not available.
  • can only be sent when the sender's presence status is "Available."

Sending an Alert

  1. From the main screen, choose Menu.
    Note Utilize the 5-way navigation pad to highlight and the OK button to select.
  2. Select Apps then select PTT PLUS.
    Note Alternatively press the Push To Talk key (located on the left side of the device).
  3. From the Home tab press right on the 5-way navigation pad.
  4. From the Contacts tab, select the appropriate contact.
    Note Selected when a check mark is checkbox icon present.
  5. Press the left soft key to choose Alert.
    Note An "Alert successfully sent!" message indicates the alert was delivered successfully, but doesn't mean it was received.

Receiving an Alert

When receiving an IPA or Missed Call Alert, from the alert message press the Push To Talk key (located on the left side of the device) or press the left soft key to choose Dismiss.