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Internal Calls Not Being Received on Virtual Office Mobile
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Internal Calls Not Being Received on Virtual Office Mobile

Symptom

Users on Virtual Office Mobile (Android) miss all internal calls.

Applies To

  • Virtual Office Mobile
  • USA
  • Verizon
  • Google Pixel Phones
  • Internal Calls

Resolution

Disable Android Caller ID & spam settings to receive internal calls.

  1. Tap the Phone application.
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  2. Tap More (three vertical dots, top right) > Settings.
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  3. Near the bottom of the list, tap Caller ID & spam.
    Screenshot_20191001-092723.png
  4. Toggle the Caller ID & spam setting.
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Cause

There's a new Call Screening capability, from specific carriers, that incorrectly treats shorter caller IDs (i.e. extension number) as spam calls.