They recommended updating the phone to the most current software which I had already done, too. When I called it the recording said this was not a valid number so I hung up and tried to call my phone and it rang. When it happened to me and a close friend, we did not recall changing any of the settings on our iPhone, and this drove us nuts for weeks! Folks, if you have tried all suggested solutions, you want want to try turning of your Repeated Calls like Ilyas did. I can purposely do this when I want to leave someone a message on the same network but don't feel like speaking to them. Hi Caryl, If you have tried all suggested solutions and your carrier has not come up with a fix for calls going straight to voice mail on your iPhone, perhaps it is time to bite the bullet and reset your iPhone to factory default and set it up again with your Apple id.
I just got my 4th one a week ago June 2015. If you press far enough through the support structure, you can eventually get an offer to release you from your contract. You could eliminate the phone calls all together. Now I have an explanation for my boos. This technology is still relatively new. In some cases, these settings could be obsolete, which would require an update to allow the iPhone to reconnect to the wireless network.
Reluctantly, I stumbled on this site. What would be the cause of this problem? If they stay on the line past the voicemail greeting, the phone rings and he can pick up the call. My phone would not ring. I checked every suggestion provided and all my settings are the way they should be but the problem persists. I found out quite a lot of people with different service providers like O2, Three and Tesco were having similar problem with their iPhones 4 and 5. Slydial only works when calling U.
Update Carrier Settings Carrier changes including that bought by update it can affect iPhone relevant functions. How to Switch of Call Forwarding on iPhone Switching off Call Forwarding on iPhone has worked for those who have used this feature, and then may have forgotten to switch it off. Here is the guide: Step 1. Updates If the Do Not Disturb sign is not at the top right corner of your iPhone as show in the picture above, or the fix did not resolved your problem, one reader Mcfly has kindly left a feedback about a solution that worked for him — which is, by switching off Call Forwarding feature on iPhone. It seems to be that the problem lies within the settings for the contact who is trying to call you. Seemed to work until today. That is exactly what resolved the problem on my iPhone 4, and also fixed the issue on friends iPhone 4S and 5 that were on different service providers.
Check signal Check the status bar in your iPhone, if it shows No Service, that means you are far away from the cell towers. Then have the person try to call you again. I checked my carrier settings and all seemed to be fine. Does your iPhone go straight to voicemail when someone tries to call you? Doing as following: Step 1. Pitch on Roaming, then Voice Roaming, turn off it. When you need a quiet space, it keeps you away from the calls or messages disturb you.
I kept testing it myself by calling from my work phone. They should warn people of this. Tips to Fix iPhone Goes Straight to Voicemail To fix calls going to voicemail problem, you had better figure out its cause first. Thanks to Tommo for sharing this fix that worked for him. Seems more like a carrier problem to me.
It the lock screen that dod not disturb correctly recognizes and sends to voice mail. Now, my phone is ringing and my calls are coming thru. In any case, they will be able to point you in the direction of a solution to your problem if it isn't on their end. Of course they all work temporarily because when I test the phone is not on the lock screen. I think that very well could be the case.
Is your phone a company iPhone? Then the Christmas holiday diverted my attention on the issue and it was finally until January this year that I could really look up a way to solve my problem on the Internet and found this great forum. Missed important calls from my sons school nurse! Go to Settings, select Control Center, scroll down to the Do Not Disturb While Driving function, then tap the plus sign next to it. One of my favorite is creating the illusion of communication. My I phone 6 was going straight to voicemail. Luckily, I can hear the voicemail notification and notice that someone just called. I tested calling from a landline phone.