Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips
Want to hide caller ID or hide my number when calling on android Oreo 8.1 & 8.0 devices? Here’s the complete guide to hide your phone number when making outgoing calls in your Oreo devices. By default enable caller ID in your latest android Oreo devices. You’ll disable caller ID in android Oreo under phone call settings.
Different Android devices have slightly different settings to hide your number and caller ID feature. When enabling this feature, your phone number display in outgoing calls. Follow the below-given step by step process to hide number android 8 (Compatible with Android 10, 9 Pie) devices such as Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X.
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How to Hide your Caller ID/Number on Android 8.0 & 8.1 Oreo
If you can’t find hide my number option in your android device then don’t worry, some countries & network carriers do not allow to hide your phone number on the latest android devices.
Hide Your Phone Number on Android 10 and 9 Pie
Step 1: Open the Phone app in your latest android devices.
Step 2: Tap on More at the upper right corner.
Step 3: Select Settings.
Step 4: Tap on Calls.
Step 5: Tap on Additional settings.
Step 6: Tap on Caller ID
You can see three options available including Network default, Hide number, or Show number. By default set network default.
Step 7: Choose Hide Number.
Now the number is hidden in outgoing calls in your latest android devices.
For Android 8.1 & 8.0 Oreo:
Step 1: Unlock your Oreo & swipe up the screen to open the app drawer.
Step 2: Tap on the. Phone app
Step 3: Tap on Three vertical dots at the top right side corner.
Step 4: Select settings.
Here you’ll see several phone settings including sound & vibration, calls, call blocking, voicemail, caller ID & spam, Accessibility and more.
Step 5: Tap on Caller ID & spam.
By default enable caller ID & spam in your android Oreo devices.
Step 6: Turn off caller ID & spam toggle button
Now whenever you making a call from your android Oreo device, hide/disable caller ID in your device.
In android lollipop 5.1.2, marshmallow 6.0 and nougat 7.1.2 devices, you can see three options in show my caller ID settings including network default, hide number and show number.
How to hide your phone number from showing on any android: Lollipop, Marshmallow & Nougat
Step 1: Tap on the phone app in your android device.
Step 2: Tap on More (three vertical dots) at the top right corner.
Step 3: Tap Settings.
Step 4: Select call settings.
Step 5: Tap More settings.
Step 6: Tap on Additional settings.
Step 7: Select show my caller ID or show caller ID.
You can see three options: Network default/hide number/show number
Step 8: Choose hide number.
Now hide my number when calling on android lollipop and other devices.
I hope this tutorial helpful to hide my number when calling on android Oreo. If you have any kind of trouble, tell us in below comment box. We’ll respond as soon as possible. Don’t miss out on our other android Oreo tips.