How to use call forwarding in android 8.0 Oreo

Want to change call settings in android Oreo 8.0 & 8.1 Oreo? In android Oreo call settings, you can see calling accounts, fixed dialing numbers, call forwarding and additional settings for caller ID & call waiting settings. In this tutorial, I’ll show you guide to set and use call forwarding in android 8.0 Oreo devices such as Google Pixel, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P/5X, Galaxy S9/S8, Note 8 and more.

In android Oreo call forwarding settings, you can set call forward when busy or when unanswered or when unreachable your number. Different android device has slightly different settings to change call forwarding settings. Check out each one listed below steps to use call forwarding in android 8.0 Oreo devices.

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How to use call forwarding in android 8.0 Oreo

Step 1: Open phone call app in your android Oreo devices

Step 2: Tap on Three vertical dots (Menu) at upper right side corner

Contacts app settings in android 8.0 Oreo


Step 3: Select Settings

Here you can see phone settings such a display options, quick response, calls, call blocking, voicemail, accessibility, caller ID & spam and more.

Call settings in android Oreo

Step 4: Tap on calls

Call forwarding in android 8.0 Oreo

Step 5: Tap on Call forwarding

You can see below given four options in your android Oreo 8.0 & 8.1 devices.

Set call forwarding on android 8.1 Oreo

Always forward: Add the phone number you want to always forward call to this number.

When busy: When your phone call busy, forward to another number.

When unanswered: If your phone calls unanswered, forward to this number.

When unreachable: If your phone calls unreachable, forward call to another number.

Step 6: Select from above given options you want to set

Step 7: Enter mobile number to forward call when number busy

How to use call forwarding in android 8.0 Oreo

Step 8: Tap on Turn on

How to set call forwarding on android lollipop 5.1.1 & marshmallow 6.0

Step 1: Open Phone app

Step 2: Tap on More at top right side corner

Step 3: Tap on Settings

Step 4: Tap on More settings under call settings

If you’re android device has two SIM card, select SIM 1 or SIM 2.

Call forwarding in android lollipop device

Step 5: Select Call forwarding

Step 6: Tap on Voice call or video call

Here you can see Always forward, when busy, when unanswered and when unreachable settings for forward call in android marshmallow and lollipop devices.

And that’s it. I hope this tutorial helpful to use call forwarding in android 8.0 Oreo. If you have any kind of trouble, tell us in below comment box. Don’t forget to check out our other android 8.1 tips.

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