How Do I Use Call Waiting On My SGH-A837 (Rugby) Phone?

Call waiting lets you receive and answer an incoming call when you are already on an active call. Call waiting must be activated to take advantage of this functionality on the SGH-A837 (Rugby) phone.

    Call waiting service must be enabled on your account with your service provider to take advantage of this functionality on the SGH-A837 (Rugby) phone. Please consult with your provider for information regarding any additional fees that may be incurred.  

  • Activate Call Waiting

    To activate call waiting follow the steps below:

    1. While in standby mode, press the right soft key for Menu
    2. Select Settings (9)
    3. Select Calls (6)
    4. Select Voice Call  (2)
    5. Select Call Waiting (2)
    6. Press the left soft key for Options
    7. Select Activate (1) to enable Call Waiting
  • Use Call Waiting

    To use call waiting follow the steps below:

    While on a call you will hear a tone when another call is coming in, also the handset will show another call waiting on the display screen. Press the Accept soft key, or the talk button , to place the first call on hold and answer the second call. To return to the original call press the Options soft key then select Swap; this will place the second call on hold. To ignore the second call, press the Reject soft key.

    Tip: For calls when you don’t want to be interrupted, you can temporarily disable Call Waiting by pressing *70 before placing your call. Call Waiting is automatically reactivated once you end the call.

Email a Friend