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    Making calls

    You can make a call by dialing a phone number manually, or use the smart dial function to quickly find numbers from your contacts list and call logs. To make a video call, you can use the Hangouts video chat application on your device.

    Making calls overview

    Making calls

    1 Back to call log
    2 Delete
    3 Dialpad
    4 Call button

    To open the dialpad

    1. Find and tap .
    2. If the dialpad does not appear, tap .

    To dial a phone number

    1. Find and tap .
    2. If the call log appears, tap to display the dialpad.
    3. Enter the phone number, and tap .

    To delete a number entered by mistake, tap .

    To make a call using smart dial

    1. Find and tap .
    2. If the call log appears, tap to display the dialpad.
    3. Use the dialpad to enter letters or numbers that correspond to the contact you want to call. As you enter each letter or number, a list of possible matches appears.
    4. Tap the contact that you want to call.

    To make an international call

    1. Find and tap . The call log is displayed.
    2. Tap to display the dialpad.
    3. Touch and hold 0 until a "+" sign appears.
    4. Enter the country code and the area code without the initial zeros, followed by the phone number. Then tap .

    To add a direct dial number to your Homescreen

    1. Touch and hold an empty area on your Home screen.
    2. In the customization menu, tap Widgets > Shortcuts.
    3. Scroll through the list of applications and select Direct dial.
    4. Select the contact and the number that you want to use as the direct dial number.

    To show or hide your phone number during outgoing calls

    1. Find and tap .
    2. Tap > Settings > Calls.
    3. Tap Additional settings > Caller ID, and choose an option.

    This option may not be provided by every operator.

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