Make a phone call

Your phone lets you do lots of things: browse the web, check social media, do email, use apps, play games, and much more. And, oh yeah, you can make phone calls too.

Dial a phone number

  1. On Start

    Start symbol
    , select Phone .

  2. Select Dial pad > enter a phone number > Call .

  3. When you're done talking, select End call to hang up.

    Shows a phone call in progress

Answer a call

If your phone is locked when you get a call, slide up from the bottom of the screen, and then select Answer . If it's not locked, just select Answer .

Sometimes, you might be busy and can't talk. Select Ignore to send the call right to voicemail, or select Text reply and text a response instead.


Article ID: 17250 - Last Review: 7 Sep 2016 - Revision: 12