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Set up forwarding on the landline telephone
Set up forwarding on Android phones
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Quick start guide: Android
Quick start guide: iPhone

Setting up forwarding for calls is actually very easy. Just read our post!

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Call forwarding allows you to automatically forward an incoming call to another phone number. For example, if you set up call diversion from your landline phone to your cell phone while you are not at home, you won't miss any important calls.

Set up forwarding on the landline telephone

You can easily set up call forwarding with various number codes on your landline telephone..

Immediate forwarding

If you set up immediate forwarding, every incoming call will be forwarded immediately:

  1. Pick up your phone and press the green button . Then enter the code * 21 * on the telephone keypad followed by the telephone number to be forwarded to . Confirm your entry with # .
  2. You should then receive an announcement. Place then on, so routing can be activated.
  3. You can then test the whole thing by calling your landline. You can then deactivate the forwarding with the code # 21 # .

Forward if busy

If you set up this forwarding, incoming calls are only forwarded when your line is busy:

  1. Press the green button on your phone . Then dial the input code * 67 * on the keypad followed by the destination number. When finished, press # .
  2. You will then receive an announcement. Place then on, to activate the forwarding.
  3. Then call your landline to test the forwarding. To deactivate this again , dial # 67 # .

Forward on no reply

If you do not answer incoming calls after 15 seconds, they are then forwarded:

  1. Press the green button on your phone. Then enter the code * 61 * on the keypad, followed by the destination number and # .
  2. You will now receive an announcement. Place then on, so that the redirect is active.
  3. Then test the forwarding by calling your landline. To deactivate forwarding, dial # 67 # .

Set up forwarding on Android phones

With your Android smartphone, you can easily set up the forwarding of your calls. Follow our step-by-step instructions or take a look at the brief instructions .

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Open the phone app on your Android smartphone and tap on the three-point menu in the top right corner .

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Then select the " Settings " option .

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Now tap on " Additional services " ...

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... and select the " Call diversion " entry .

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Then tap on " Voice call ".

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Note: By default, incoming calls are forwarded to your mailbox if you cannot be reached, your line is busy or you do not answer. Before changing the forwarding, make a note of your mailbox number so that you can undo the changes . You will now see different situations in which calls should be forwarded: Always, busy, no answer and not available. Now tap on a desired option to set up call forwarding for it.

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Then enter the destination number and tap " Activate ".

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To deactivate forwarding, tap the setting you changed again, then select " Deactivate " or re-enter your mailbox number .

Set up forwarding on the iPhone

You can find the call forwarding option in your iPhone's settings. Follow our step-by-step instructions or take a look at the brief instructions ..

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Open the settings of your iPhone and tap on " Phone ".

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Now go to " Call forwarding ".

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Then enable the option " Call Forwarding " and then tap " Forward To ".

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Then enter the destination number and tap " Back " at the top left .

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Your calls will then be forwarded. To deactivate forwarding , simply deactivate the " Call forwarding " option .

Quick start guide: Android

  1. Open the phone app , tap the three-dot menu in the upper right corner and then select " Settings ".
  2. Then tap on " Additional services " and then on " Call forwarding ".
  3. Now select " Voice call ".
  4. By default, forwarding to your mailbox is often already activated here. Before making the change, it is best to write down the number of your mailbox in case you want to set it up again at some point. Then tap on the setting you want to set up forwarding for.
  5. Now enter the destination number and tap on " Activate ".
  6. To deactivate forwarding, tap the setting again, then select " Deactivate " or enter your mailbox number again.

Quick start guide: iPhone

  1. Open iPhone Settings , choose Phone, then tap Call Forwarding .
  2. Then activate the option " Call forwarding " and tap on " Forward to ".
  3. Then enter the destination number and tap on " Back " in the upper left corner .
  4. To deactivate forwarding, deactivate the " Call forwarding " option again.

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