How to use Google Voice

Bashir Abubakar December 7, 2021

How to use Google Voice

How to use Google Voice is a great service that has been around for a long time. The Google Voice can be used in different ways to make your life easier and more organized. Utilize the phone by using it for things like scheduling meetings, taking messages from business partners, and checking voicemail messages when you don’t have access to your phone.

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Google Voice is an easy way to have a second phone number that forwards to your existing mobile or home number. You can also use it as a contact list, since stores your contacts in their own storage. Google Voice saves you money on long-distance charges and international calls because it uses voice over IP (VoIP) technology.

How to setup Google Voice

You can set it upto forward your calls to your phone, send voicemail as an email attachment, and transcribe voicemails via email. It also provides call screening so you can decide whether or not to take the call. You’ll need an internet connection to use these features, but the service is free.

What Happens if You Get a Phone Call?

If you receive a phone call while using it, the app will prompt you to answer it and automatically transfer it to your phone. All you have to do is press “yes” and then hang up.

How to Create a GV Number

You can create a number by following these steps.
1) Go to the GV number for your country
2) Create a new number
3) Choose your country code
4) Enter an area code
5) Enter the desired phone number
6) Confirm your phone number

What Happens If Someone Dials Your GV Number Inadvertently?

If someone accidentally dials your GV number, they will receive a busy signal. If you want to know who called you, you can call it and ask them how many calls were screened.

Creating a GV Contacts List

When you sign up for, you will need to set up a contacts list. The GV Contacts List is a phonebook where you can store the numbers of friends and family members for quick reference. You can also use it as a way to easily make calls with your Android phone.

Set up

This article is for users. If you’re an administrator, go to Set up Voice for your organization.

It gives you a phone number for calls, texts, and voicemails. You can use this number to make domestic and international calls from your web browser and mobile devices. If you’re in the US, you can choose your own number.

In addition to using it for calls, texts, and voicemails, you can also:

  • Read voicemail transcripts in your inbox and search them like emails.
  • Personalize voicemail greetings.
  • Make international calls at low rates.
  • Get protection from spam calls and messages.
  • Block unwanted callers.
  • Screen calls before you answer.

Google Voice saves and processes your call, text, and voicemail information.ComputerAndroidiPhone & iPad

What you need to useIt

Supported operating systems:

  • Chrome OS
  • macOS
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Limited functionality may be available on other platforms

Supported web browsers:

  • Google Chrome
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Safari

Sign up for& get your number

Important: doesn’t offer 1–800 numbers.


There are a lot of changes in your life when you switch to Google Voice. Fortunately, there is plenty of information available on the subject and we hope we’ve been able to help you get started down the right path.

hope its help

Bashir Abubakar

Tech Writer



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