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Send all calls to voicemail

You can send all calls to your Google Voice number directly to voicemail. You can turn off this setting at any time, or set up a time for it to turn off automatically.

Note: This setting won't forward texts sent to your Google Voice number.

Using a computer

  1. On your computer, open Google Voice.
  2. At the top left, click Menu Menu and then Legacy Google Voice. Google Voice will look different, but you're in the right place.
  3. At the top right, click Settings Settings and then Settings.
  4. Click the "Calls" tab.
  5. In the "Do Not Disturb" section, check the box next to "Enable 'Do Not Disturb.'"
  6. Optional: To stop sending calls to voicemail after a certain time, check the box next to "Ends in." Choose an amount of time. 
  7. Changes will save automatically.

Using a phone

  1. On a phone, call your Google Voice number.
  2. During the greeting, tap Star (*).
  3. Enter your PIN, and tap Pound (#).
  4. Open the settings by tapping 4.
  5. Open the temporary settings by tapping 4.
  6. To turn Do Not Disturb on or off, tap 1. If it's on, calls will go to voicemail.
  7. Confirm by tapping 1.
  8. Hang up.

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