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Make Calls on US Cellular Galaxy S8 & S8+

Let's talk about the most basic option on your phone: calls! Make phone calls by swiping in the Phone, Contacts, and Recent apps. You can also access the Phone app by swiping Phone on the lock screen. Don't worry about missing a call, because you can answer incoming calls from any screen on your phone. Sweet!

Make a Call

Want to connect with a friend? We'll have you chatting in no time. There are multiple ways to make calls.

Use the Dialer

  1. From a Home screen, touch Phone.

  2. Use the keypad to enter a phone number and then touch Call.

    If the keyboard does not display, touch Keypad.

   

From Your Contacts

  1. Navigate to Apps > Contacts.

  2. Touch the contact you want to call.

  3. Touch Call.

    You can also swipe the contact to the right.

   

From Recents

  1. Navigate to Phone > RECENTS.

  2. Touch the contact you want to call.

  3. Touch Call.

    You can also swipe the contact to the right.

Answer a Call

Hello, is anybody there? Learn how to answer calls on your phone. When you receive a call, the caller's phone number or name will be displayed if it is saved in your Contacts list.

  1. To answer an incoming call, drag Answer to the right.

  2. To answer an incoming call while you are using an app, touch Answer.

   

Decline a Call

When you're too busy to talk, all you have to do is decline the call. Here's how:

  1. To decline an incoming call, drag Decline to the left.

    The call will be sent directly to your voicemail.

  2. To decline an incoming call while you are using an app, touch Decline.

  3. To decline an incoming call with a message, drag Send message upwards.

  4. Select the desired message.

  5. To decline an incoming call with a message while you are using an app, touch Send message and then select the desired message.

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