Call someone

Communicator Mobile can make telephone calls using your mobile phone service provider’s network.

To call someone who is on your Contact List

  1. In the Contact List, tap the name of the contact with whom you want to start a voice conversation.

  2. Tap the phone number that you want to call, and then do one of the following:

    • To edit the number before dialing (for example, by adding a prefix or a country code to the phone number), tap Call, edit the number, and then tap ok.

      Note: You can only edit a number before dialing if your mobile device is running Windows Mobile 5.0 build 14847 (AKU 2), or later.

    • To dial a number as displayed, press the Send (green) button on your mobile device.

To call someone who is not in your Contact List

  1. Tap Menu > Find/Add Someone.

  2. Tap Find by display name, and then tap one of the listed search options.

  3. Tap the box. Type the first name, last name, e-mail address, or display name of the person for whom you are searching, and then tap Find.

  4. Under Search Results, tap the name of the person that you want to contact.

  5. Tap the phone number that you want to call, and then do one of the following:

    • To edit the number before dialing (for example, by adding a prefix or a country code to the phone number), tap Call, edit the number, and then tap ok.

      Note: You can only edit a number before dialing if your mobile device is running Windows Mobile 5.0 build 14847 (AKU 2), or later.

    • To dial a number as displayed, press the Send (green) button on your mobile device.

To call someone during an IM conversation

During an IM conversation, you can call the other participant’s phone number if there is only one other participant in the conversation besides yourself. In the Conversation window, do one of the following:

  • To edit the number before dialing (for example, by adding a prefix or a country code to the phone number), tap Menu > Actions. In the Contact Card, tap the phone number that you want to call, tap Call, edit the number, and then tap ok.

  • To dial the number without editing it, tap Menu > Call, and then tap the phone number that you want to call.

Note: You can only edit a number before dialing if your mobile device is running Windows Mobile 5.0 build 14847 (AKU 2), or later.


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