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Google Voice may save a number as a home number, and in that mode it will not allow you to forward messages. In order to change that there's an option in legacy site.
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Re: google voice help
« Reply #240 on: January 24, 2017, 11:10:42 AM »
Im not familiar
Which browser are you using on Android? On most Android browsers there's an option to request site as desktop, that way you got all options that you have on the normal site.

But I see now that the new site does not have (yet) an option to change VM greeting.

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #241 on: January 24, 2017, 11:44:19 AM »
Which browser are you using on Android? On most Android browsers there's an option to request site as desktop, that way you got all options that you have on the normal site.

But I see now that the new site does not have (yet) an option to change VM greeting.

I have the pixel

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #242 on: January 24, 2017, 11:48:47 AM »
I have the pixel
On the chrome browser top right there are 3 dots.
Click on it
On the dropdown menu it will say request desktop site
Check it.
Refresh page

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #243 on: January 24, 2017, 12:09:19 PM »
On the chrome browser top right there are 3 dots.
Click on it
On the dropdown menu it will say request desktop site
Check it.
Refresh page

Thanks. How about for an Ipad or Iphone? Same thing ?

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #244 on: January 24, 2017, 07:28:22 PM »
So this is ok?
Yes. I went straight to ApkMirror to download it, and it updated with no issues.

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #245 on: January 24, 2017, 07:39:39 PM »
Yes. I went straight to ApkMirror to download it, and it updated with no issues.
Did the same.

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #246 on: January 26, 2017, 12:05:10 AM »
I have the new app and I cant turn off the app notifications.

Im getting double notified once when I get the SMS and once by the app. I only want my phone to ding once when I get an SMS

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #247 on: January 26, 2017, 12:09:11 AM »
I have the new app and I cant turn off the app notifications.

Im getting double notified once when I get the SMS and once by the app. I only want my phone to ding once when I get an SMS
Just be happy u don't get triple notified when u get an email also. Lol

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #248 on: January 26, 2017, 12:17:03 AM »
I have the new app and I cant turn off the app notifications.

Im getting double notified once when I get the SMS and once by the app. I only want my phone to ding once when I get an SMS
Turn off the app's notifications completely.

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #249 on: January 26, 2017, 12:53:13 AM »
Or go to app settings, linked numbers uncheck the number, you don't want to get massages, or turn off notifications from the app you don't want

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #250 on: January 26, 2017, 01:05:35 AM »
Is it possible to change your greeting on the android app?
U can change it through voicemail IIRC

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #251 on: January 26, 2017, 01:15:44 AM »
U can change it through voicemail IIRC

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #252 on: January 26, 2017, 02:01:08 AM »
If text notifications come in like regular texts, that would be great.

Supposedly, picture texts will work normally, which is also a big improvement.



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Re: google voice help
« Reply #253 on: January 26, 2017, 02:05:50 AM »
The other improvement I would like to see (I don't know if it has to do with the app) would be to have the voicemails coming from a call to the Google Voice # go only to the GV mailbox, and the voicemails coming from calls made to the cell # go to the cell's voicemail.

Unless this is already doable and I'm missing something?

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Re: google voice help
« Reply #254 on: January 26, 2017, 02:32:21 AM »
The other improvement I would like to see (I don't know if it has to do with the app) would be to have the voicemails coming from a call to the Google Voice # go only to the GV mailbox, and the voicemails coming from calls made to the cell # go to the cell's voicemail.

Unless this is already doable and I'm missing something?
Pretty sure that's how it's set up by me...