I'd like to call and leave myself a message. but apparently I'm unresponsive to myself.
July 25, 2011 7:47 AM   Subscribe

GOOGLEVOICEFILTER: How do you call your number FROM your number and leave yourself a message?

I know this is possible, I just think I screwed it up when I set it up on my phone somehow. Google Voice does excellent transcription of voice messages. So my plan is to call my G-voice number from my cellphone while I'm driving and leave myself a message. Then I get home and boom, check the email, post my message into my task management software.

Only when I call it from my cell it always takes me into the admin options settings. How do I call it and get it to go right to the voicemail?
posted by rileyray3000 to Technology (4 answers total) 4 users marked this as a favorite
Voice Settings
Phones tab
Select the number you want to call from, click Edit.
Show advanced settings.
Voicemail Access: No
posted by jferg at 8:09 AM on July 25, 2011

Response by poster: Done. Thanks for that. 30 minutes of looking at g-voice and I couldn't figure it out.
posted by rileyray3000 at 10:10 AM on July 25, 2011

Question. Where is this "Voice Settings" located? Is it on the phone or on the Google Voice website? If it's on the phone are you talking about "Voice Settings" when you click the Google Voice shortcut from your phone? Or are you talking about the clicking the Settings shortcut from your phone?
posted by dgeiser13 at 10:44 AM on July 25, 2011

In the web app, click the gear in the top right-hand corner.
posted by jferg at 12:04 PM on July 25, 2011

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