How do I turn off call forwarding on my landline?

Turning on Call Forwarding
  1. Dial *72 (or 1172 on rotary phones).
  2. Listen for three beeps followed by dial tone.
  3. Dial the phone number to which your calls are to be forwarded.
  4. If there's an answer at the number you are forwarding to: Make sure you keep the line open for at least 5 seconds to activate the service.

How do you stop call forwarding?

To verify Call Forwarding is in effect: Dial *72 and you will hear an announcement that the feature is successfully activated. To deactivate call forwarding dial *73. You will hear 3 beeps followed by a dial tone indicating that Call Forwarding has been successfully turned off.
  • How do you turn off call forwarding on Sprint Iphone 7?

    Turn call forwarding on or off - Apple iPhone 7
    1. From the home screen, tap Phone.
    2. On the keypad, enter *72, followed by the ten-digit number calls are to be forwarded to.
    3. Tap the Call button.
    4. Listen for three short beeps.
    5. To disable call forwarding, from the home screen, tap Phone.
    6. On the keypad, enter *720, and then tap the Call button.
    7. Listen for three short beeps.
  • What do you mean by conditional divert enabled?

    This means that some kind of call forwarding (diverting) is activated for your phone. The following Call forwards can be activated by the customer using his phone: CFU (Call Forwarding Unconditional) means that all incoming calls will be diverted to another number or a voicemail.
  • How do I turn off call forwarding on my Sprint phone?

    The process is the same for all Sprint phones.
    1. Dial *720 from your mobile phone. You must use the phone you want to remove call forwarding from.
    2. Press the "Talk" or "Call" button to initiate the call.
    3. Contact Sprint Customer Care at 1-888-211-4727 if your phone calls are still being forwarded.

How do I cancel call divert?

To switch off Call Diversion, follow these instructions:
  1. To switch off "divert all calls" dial: #21#
  2. To switch off a diversion you've set up for calls you don't manage to answer within 15 seconds dial: #61#
  3. To switch off a diversion you've set up when your phone is engaged dial: #67#
  • How do you call forward from a landline to a cell phone?

    Just follow these steps:
    1. Dial star-seven-two (*72) from your landline phone and wait for a dial tone.
    2. Press the 10-digit number of the cell phone where you'd like your calls to be forwarded to.
    3. Press the pound button (#) or wait for a response indicating that call forwarding has been activated.
  • How does call diverting work?

    What is Call Forwarding and how does it work? Call Forwarding allows you to forward all of your incoming calls to another phone number. To use Call Forwarding, on the phone that calls are to be forwarded from, press *72 and listen for 3 short beeps and then a dial tone.
  • How do you activate call forwarding?

    Activate Call Forwarding From Your Home Telephone
    1. Lift the receiver and listen for the dial tone.
    2. Dial *72 and wait to hear the dial tone again.
    3. Dial the number where you'd like to have your calls forwarded.
    4. One of two confirmation events will occur:
    5. If you want to change the forward to number, just repeat steps 1-3.

Updated: 2nd October 2019

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