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Record calls, switch phones, or set up conference calls

During a Google Voice call, you can:

  • Record the conversation
  • Switch phones during the call
  • Start a conference call
First, turn on Google Voice’s calling options:
  1. On your Android device, open the Google Voice app Google Voice.
  2. At the top left, tap Menu Menu and then Settings.
  3. Under "Calls," tap Advanced call settings.
  4. Switch "In-bound call options" to On On.
Record a call
  1. Answer a call to your Google Voice number.
  2. To start recording, tap 4. All participants hear an announcement that the recording has begun.
  3. To stop recording, tap 4. All participants hear an announcement that the recording has ended.
    • Hanging up also ends the recording.

You can find your recordings in the Voicemail tab.

Switch phones during a call
  1. Answer a call to your Google Voice number.
  2. Tap Star (*). The other phones that are set up to take your Google Voice calls will ring.
  3. Pick up the call on the phone you want to use.
Join calls into a conference call
  1. Answer a call to your Google Voice number.
  2. When your Google Voice number gets a second call, you'll hear a message asking to start the conference.
  3. Tap 5.

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