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Control how incoming calls appear while using apps Flash for incoming calls Call Waiting Show or Hide Caller ID Smart forward Vibrate when outgoing call answered Vibrate when call ends Fixed dialing numbers Call barring Call forwarding

Control how incoming calls appear while using apps

If you are currently using an app on your LG smartphone, an incoming call will display a pop-up window that will pop up across the screen, but if you don't want this to happen, you can disable the "Incoming call pop-up".

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Phone -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Call settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Additional settings
Step 5:  Enable or Disable  Incoming voice call pop-up
  1. Open the Phone-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Call settings
  4. Tap on Additional settings
  5. Enable or Disable Incoming voice call pop-up

Flash for incoming calls

If desired, the camera flash can blink when an incoming call is received.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Sound
Step 3:  Enable or Disable  Flash alert for incoming call
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Sound
  3. Enable or Disable Flash alert for incoming call

Call Waiting

Call waiting is a function where a further incoming call is announced acoustically while a phone call is already in progress. As you can guess by the name, the further caller can be heard by knocking noises.

Note: The call waiting function is enabled or disabled by default according to network settings. On the LG smartphone, call waiting can be enabled or disabled in the phone settings.

Note: If call waiting is deactivated, the caller is rejected directly or, if activated, diverted to another phone number/mailbox.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Phone -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Call settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Other settings
Step 5:  Enable or Disable  Call waiting
  1. Open the Phone-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Call settings
  4. Tap on Other settings
  5. Enable or Disable Call waiting

Show or Hide Caller ID

The caller ID is used on the LG smartphone to display or suppress the phone number, and by default the network setting is used, so most phone numbers are displayed to the caller.

However, in the phone settings of the LG device you can choose whether the phone number should be explicitly displayed or suppressed.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Phone -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Call settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Other settings
Step 5:  Tap on  Caller ID
Step 6:  Choose between  Network default ,  Hide number  and  Show number
  1. Open the Phone-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Call settings
  4. Tap on Other settings
  5. Tap on Caller ID
  6. Choose between Network default, Hide number and Show number

Smart forward

Smart Forward combines both SIM cards; for example, if a call is received on SIM 2, it will be forwarded to SIM 1 even if SIM 1 is busy (call). This means that no more calls are missed.

Note: If smart forward is enabled on the LG smartphone, normal call forwarding will not work.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Phone -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Call settings
Step 4:  Enable or Disable  Smart forward
Step 5:  Tap on  Save
  1. Open the Phone-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Call settings
  4. Enable or Disable Smart forward
  5. Tap on Save

Vibrate when outgoing call answered

If an outgoing call is accepted by the other party, the LG smartphone can be set to vibrate.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Phone -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Call settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Additional settings
Step 5:  Enable or Disable  Vibrate when outgoing call answered
  1. Open the Phone-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Call settings
  4. Tap on Additional settings
  5. Enable or Disable Vibrate when outgoing call answered

Vibrate when call ends

The LG smartphone's call settings allow you to vibrate the device briefly when the call ends.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Phone -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Call settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Additional settings
Step 5:  Enable or Disable  Vibrate when call ends
  1. Open the Phone-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Call settings
  4. Tap on Additional settings
  5. Enable or Disable Vibrate when call ends

Fixed dialing numbers

With Fixed dialing numbers (FDN), only calls that have been added to a list can be made on the LG smartphone, and only calls from these numbers can be accepted. All other calls are automatically blocked.

Fixed dialing numbers can be switched on or off on the LG device and the list of allowed call numbers can be edited.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Phone -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Call settings
Step 4:  Tap on  SIM card 1  /  SIM card 2
Step 5:  Tap on  Fixed dialing numbers
Step 6:  Tap on  Enable FDN
Step 7:  Enter  PIN2  and tap on  OK
  1. Open the Phone-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Call settings
  4. Tap on SIM card 1 / SIM card 2
  5. Tap on Fixed dialing numbers
  6. Tap on Enable FDN
  7. Enter PIN2 and tap on OK

Call barring

With Call barring on the LG smartphone it is possible to bar calls of a certain category. Both incoming and outgoing calls can be barred. As an example, all incoming calls can be barred if the device is abroad (roaming). It is also possible to create a whitelist, which means that calls can only be made with the entered phone number.

Note: A password (PIN) is required to edit the call barring function, which is set by the network operator; the PIN is usually 0000.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Phone -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Call settings
Step 4:  Tap on  SIM card 1  /  SIM card 2
Step 5:  Tap on  Call barring
  1. Open the Phone-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Call settings
  4. Tap on SIM card 1 / SIM card 2
  5. Tap on Call barring

Call forwarding

Incoming calls can be forwarded on the LG device. In the call forwarding settings, calls can be forwarded if busy, unavailable, no answer or always. Any desired phone number can be used for call forwarding.

Possible call forwarding:

  • Always forward: Every call is forwarded to the set phone number
  • Busy: If an active call is already in progress
  • Unanswered: If the call is not answered, it is forwarded to the defined phone number after X (network dependent) seconds
  • Unreachable: When the LG smartphone has no reception or is switched off
Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Phone -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Call settings
Step 4:  Tap on  SIM card 1  /  SIM card 2
Step 5:  Tap on  Call forwarding
Step 6:  Choose between  Always forward ,  Busy, Unanswered  and  Unreachable
Step 7:  Enter a  Phone number  and tap on  Turn on
  1. Open the Phone-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Call settings
  4. Tap on SIM card 1 / SIM card 2
  5. Tap on Call forwarding
  6. Choose between Always forward, Busy, Unanswered and Unreachable
  7. Enter a Phone number and tap on Turn on

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