And to Jeff Adams for including your very important contribution!!! Not sure why blocking one number would keep me from getting calls from unblocked numbers and also I was getting calls after I blocked this number…stopped getting calls the day after. Thanks to Tommo for sharing this fix that worked for him. Not always the same number either, not the same time of day, or day of the week…. We were waiting for an important call in the morning and our carport is next to our bedroom where the Samsung S9+ phone was. I run dozens of Samsung cells and have not seen the problem you are describing so it seems likely to me to be one of two potential issues: 1: a problem with your cell provider. There might be a problem on their end that they aren't aware of. Getting through to tech support is an adventure, and then jumping through all the hoops for checking to see if there's a problem with your phone or the service within your house is great fun.
Did you make any changes to your service recently? Look it up in the user comments. Thus, it can fix your iPhone from various scenarios including headphone mode, and many other abnormal situations. It was the Iphone 5S settings causing the problem. Got rid of that half moon and all is good! You may want to check the contact in your contacts list to make sure you don't have the person routed directly to voicemail. What I figured out, at least in my case, was that I had apparently switched on he blocking mode. Even though a friend who calls you can hear the phone ringing on his or her end, but you are still not allowed. You can check for schedules by opening the Do Not Disturb menu within the Settings app.
Contact us if you have any difficulty that iPhone goes straight to voicemail. Simply tap Update to start the process. Turning Off Do Not Disturb You can turn of the Do Not Disturb feature using the Control Center. Ask the Costumer Service ppl to transfer you to Account Services it seems to me that they know and they are capable to do more , try talking to them and tell them the whole story about your poor reception. By settings announce calls, iPhone goes straight to voicemail without ringing problem can be fixed safely.
I have my phone on and sit next to me at all times. If that doesn't work, call tech suport back. If you can make calls from your landline, then you don't have an off hook situation. The voicemail is actually managed by the provider and if they are randomly picking up and sending to voice mail, there is nothing you can do other than complain 2: you have a setting that has been migrated from cell to cell over the years that is causing the issue I have a suggestion you are not going to like. All they really can say is: turn off your phone, take out the batery, unplug your phones, etc. In the Settings: Tap Settings, find the Do Not Disturb function, turn the toggle off.
They might aren't aware all the iPhone issue, but you can get the direction of a solution about your issue. I hope this helps, and thanks for using Sprint. Hi Rhonda, Inexplicable things happen with iPhone settings as you have discovered. I had the same problem, I would look at my phone and had full bars, if I moved not even an inch away, I had no service. I went thru all kinds of fixes too but nothing worked. Please contact me via the message area below and provide me with all the necessary information about your issue so I can find a solution to your problem. Below is how to check if this feature is set, and how to turn if off.
I think that very well could be the case. Visit the to learn more. Got 2 hours straight at work only every third call or so would actually come thru. When you need a quiet space, it keeps you away from the calls or messages disturb you. Suggested Fixes that Do not Work! Slydial only works when calling U. Seems like a hassle to switch back and forth.
I happened to remember that I had blocked a number and decided to try unblocking it and 5 minutes later that number called me…annoying but it worked. We had similar incident to what you described in the Bluetooth connection problem above. Perhaps you have no service in your area, or you have the Do Not Disturb feature activated. Thanks again for this helpful and simple fix!! Go to Settings, select Control Center, scroll down to the Do Not Disturb While Driving function, then tap the plus sign next to it. A menu will appear with several options, so select Always to let all calls through at all times. If you do register with the slydial service then you will be able to take advantage of advanced features including dial by name and the ability to slydial contacts from the web. Of course, I had done my homework already and neither was the case.
Thanks for your feedback, it will encourage others to trust that the fix will truly help them resolve iPhone calls that simply go straight to voice mail! This problem can be random and intermittent as some calls may ring and come through, but majority of calls to phones with this problem goes straight to voicemail. As far as Sprint Tech help, I'm sorry to say they are really not much of help about almost any issues. Again, thanks a lot, I was on the verge of returning the phone!. I searched on line and someone said it could be my phone didn't have a good signal at the time of calling, that's why it went to voicemail direclty. Press 4 to modify your personal preferences. My phone is very vital for my work and I almost lost my job because of this! The first call went straight to voicemail with no ring or record of the call and the second a few minutes later came through.