How to hide my number when calling on android Oreo

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 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 enable this feature, your phone number display in outgoing calls. Follow below given step by step process to hide my number when calling on android Oreo devices such as Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X.

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How to hide my number when calling on android Oreo 8.0 & 8.1

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.

Step 1: Unlock your Oreo & swipe up the screen to open app drawer


Step 2: Tap on Phone app

Step 3: Tap on Three vertical dots at top right side corner

Tap on settings in phone app in your android Oreo

Step 4: Select settings

Here you’ll see several phone settings including sound & vibration, calls, call blocking, voicemail, caller ID & spam, Accessibility and more.

Caller ID & Spam settings in android Oreo

Step 5: Tap on Caller ID & spam

Hide caller ID on android 8.1 Oreo

By default enable caller ID & spam in your android Oreo devices.

How to hide my number when calling on android Oreo

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 show on any android: Lollipop, Marshmallow & Nougat

Step 1: Tap on phone app in your android device

Step 2: Tap on More (Three dots) at 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 our other android Oreo tips.

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