How do I change my number to private?

Last modified : May 04. 2018
Private Number

You can stop your device from sending your Caller ID (phone number, display picture, etc.) when making outgoing calls. The receiver of the call will see Private Number (above) if this feature is configured correctly.


Follow the below steps to configure your Caller ID settings: 

Please Note: the below instructions and screenshots were taken on Oreo Android OS 8.0 

1 On your Home Screen, tap on the Phone App.
Home Screen
2 Tap on More Options (the three dots) > Settings.
More Options
3 Scroll down until you see More settings and tap on More settings.
4 Tap on Show my caller ID and select from the below options:
More Options

Network default: selects the option that your network carrier has implemented as their default.

Hide Number: does not send Caller ID information to call receiver.

Show Number: Sends Caller ID information to call receiver. 

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