HTC Incredible :: Set Phone To Send Text From Pc Using Cell Phone Not Google Voice Number?

Aug 6, 2010

Is it possible to set it up so I can send a text from my computer using my cell phone # and not my google voice # ?

HTC Incredible :: Set Phone to send text from Pc using cell phone not google voice number?


HTC Incredible :: Google Voice Number Isn't Version Cell Phone Number

May 24, 2010

I've experienced two problems with Google Voice that are causing me to get charged minutes I wouldn't usually get charged. If I can't solve them, I'll have to go back to using my Verizon number. First, let me say that I'm using a new Google Voice number that isn't Verizon cell phone number or any other preexisting number. Second, my girlfriend is on my family plan, but she doesn't have GV yet. We're using the 700-minute plan, so we don't have a friends circle.

Problem 1: When I call my girlfriend's Verizon wireless phone using the GV on my Verizon phone, I get charged, and when she calls my GV number on my Verizon Wireless phone from her Verizon wireless phone, she gets charged. We don't cash in on our free in-network calling. I know, this should have been obvious, but it just never occurred to me until after I looked at the bill. I'd be able to work with that, though, and just select "Call without using Google Voice" or whatever when calling her if it weren't for the second problem. When people call my Google Voice number, I get charged when I don't answer. Usually, it's just a one-minute charge, but sometimes it's two or three minutes (don't know why). With anything less than an unlimited plan, minutes count. Not good.

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Dec 5, 2012

I had my number ported to Google Voice and have been using it to make and receive calls for the past two weeks. I was also using it for texts, or so I thought, but yesterday I found out (by looking at my friends phone), that after I sent him a text, my carrier's number was the one that showed up as the sender, instead of my Google Voice.

I thought Google Voice automatically used your Google Voice number for texts too? Am I doing something wrong in the middle?

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HTC Incredible :: Google Voice - Phone Number Could Not Be Verified

Jun 1, 2010

I signed up with google voice through my university email and i can access it on my pc and what not, it says have a google number and when i call it i can get my voice mail, and i get transcribed voicemails and what not. however, when i downloaded the app from the market and and to activate it under 'voice' settings i get to the step where i enter my pin and the it says 'Your phone number could not be verified. Please try again later' what gives?i have tried over a week or so and it still gives me the same message. i read that if you chose the 'different' account option and type in your email that will work but when i do that it says my password is wrong. also, when i hold down the '1' on my phone it takes me to my Verizon voice mail, i though i was using google voice? i must say this is a very confusing service so far.

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HTC Incredible :: Set Google Voice So It Won't Send 3 Notifications To Phone?

Jun 23, 2010

How do you set it so it wont send 3 notifications to your phone?

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General :: Can Cell Phone Send Text Messages On Its Own

May 14, 2014

I received text messages from my husband's phone # but he swears he didn't send them, they said: busy right now, talk to you later. Is there something in the settings that he activated without knowing what it was, because one of his co-workers got the same text right.

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HTC EVO 4G :: Google Voice Number Become Grandcentral On Phone

Sep 29, 2010

When I enter a phone number for one of my Google Contacts and then choose "Google Voice" as the label (which is already a pre-defined label in the dropdown box) and then sync with my phone, the phone number in the People app shows "Call grandcentral".

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General :: Can Setup Second Phone Number Using Google Voice?

Jan 28, 2014

I want to setup a second phone number using Google Voice. Some time ago I created a new number online and set it up on my previous cell. Now 2 years later I got a new cell and want to setup Google Voice, however the application behaves differently now and tries to integrate with my real phone number, and that is not my intention. During the install it verified my real phone number and tried to use it.

My question: how to set it up to use a number I created online long time ago? I clicked every option but could not find a way to repoint Voice to my second number.

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Android : Receive Quite Few Text Messages Off Companies Who Send Them Using PC - Appear As From Company Name Rather Than As Phone Number

Jan 4, 2010

Basically, I receive quite a few text messages off companies who send them using a PC, and so they appear as from the company name, rather than as a phone number. For example, texts from T-Mobile appear as from "T-Mobile". However, for some reason every text I get off a company starts a new thread, rather than all being in the same thread.

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Android :: Calls From Google Voice Are Showing My Actual Phone Number

Mar 25, 2010

I can text, receive text, and also receive calls from my Google Voice #.But when I try to make calls using my google voice # it keeps showing my actual phone number to the people I'm calling.I've set the phone to ask whether or not to use google voice or actual # and I've also tried the use google voice for all calls and I get the same results for both, it keeps calling from my actual #.Hopefully I'm making sense with my problem.

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Android :: Way On Gmail Or Google Voice To Send Contacts To Phone

Apr 26, 2010

I just got my first android phone and set everything up last week. i now have groups and stuff in my gmail/google voice contacts that arent on my phone (used vzw backup to oginally get contacts on my phone) i would like to now update the contacts on my phone to match the ones in gmail and good voice....everytime i go to update contacts it uses the vzw there a way on gmail or google voice to send contacts to my phone?

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General :: How To Have AT&T Number Show Up For Text Messages In Google Voice

Jun 22, 2013

How can I have my AT&T number show up as the text message/sms number for google voice?

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HTC Hero : Enter More Than One Cell Phone Number For Instance?

Oct 13, 2009

I have just bought myself a HTC Hero, but there's a thing I can't figure out.

On a specific contact person that is categorized under the "phone" (not google, exchange or anything else) listing, is it possible to enter more than one cell phone number for instance??
On the other hand, it seems to be possible to enter more than 1 home phone number for instance - also more than 1 work phone number....

Is this correct? Is there any way around this other than entering a new entry for this person with just the missing cell phone number?

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Samsung Captivate :: Google Voice To Send Text Messages

Aug 25, 2010

I finally got GV visual voicemail working using my carrier number as my GV number. it took 2 days of, from what I understand, i should be able to use GV to send text/SMS that true?when i launch GV app, i don't have any options to compose messages. how is that supposed to work?

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Android :: Google Voice - Text People Or Send Them A Message On Facebook

Apr 25, 2010

I've been using Google Voice on my Env Touch for about a year now but only mainly for the sms transcriptions as the Env Touch doesn't have an app for it.

So, here's my main problem. All of my contacts are just in my phone. I don't have anyone's email address as all I do mainly is txt people or send them a message on facebook. I'm wanting to add all of my contacts to my gmail account so when I get my Incredible everything will be there. Right now my sms from GV just has the number and I actually don't know any of my friends numbers, they're just in my phone. *yes, technology can be a sort of burden at times* So I don't have a clue who the voicemail is from until I call into it. Is there any easy way of porting all these contacts from either my phone, backup assistant, or facebook? Also, do android phones take your contacts and your facebook and merge them into your gmail account?

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HTC Incredible :: Google Voice SMS Sent To My VZW Number / Stop It?

May 23, 2010

Every time i get a sms to my voice number it's sent to my VZW number. The result is a notification from handcent and voice. How do I keep it from forwarding to my vzw number?

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Samsung Moment : Way To Send Sms From Computer To Cell Phone?

Dec 1, 2009

I have searched for a bit but cant find anything helpful. I signed up to get a invitation to Google voice, but still haven't received an invitation. So im trying other options. Any good programs out there to send texts from your pc to cell phones? I want to be able to hook my cell phone up to my computer to send them, so it doesn't cost anything.

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HTC Incredible :: Sending A Text Message - Show Person's Name And Phone Number More Than 20+ Times

Aug 10, 2010

When sending a text message, I click on "new message," then type in the person's name.
When I do, it will show the person's name and phone number more than 20+ times! It's actually doing this for every contact I have, but only when I'm searching for a name when I'm trying to send a text message.
It doesn't affect my sending or receiving of messages, but it's a little annoying.

Just noticed that when I click on the "People" icon from home screen that some of my contact names are listed more than a dozen times!

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HTC Incredible :: Phone Button + Google Voice

May 25, 2010

I am an iPhone user seriously considering switching to the Incredible as the Android platform has matured and I am sick of Apple's "Walled Garden". My one big question is actually a Sense UI question. If I enable Google Voice to "take over" phone calls on the phone (this is possible, correct? It could be done on the Motorola Droid). Will the HTC Phone app that is launched from the phone button at the bottom of the home screen use Google Voice to make my calls, or will I have to launch the Google Voice app to get that functionality (logging calls, correct number on caller ID, etc)?

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HTC Incredible :: Can Phone Send Repeated Alerts For Received Text Message

May 2, 2010

I would like the phone to alert me approx every 5 minutes that there is an unread text. My phone alerts that I have a new text but I also want it to alert me again if I don't hear the first alert. Is there a way to do this?

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HTC Incredible :: Android Google Voice Application Not Verify Phone

May 6, 2010

Was having the exact problem described in this link trying to get my Google Voice account setup with the Google Voice App on my Incredible. Been trying, failing, and searching for days. Stumbled on this today and it fixed me right up. Android Google voice app will not verify phone (used to work on previous Android phone) - Google Voice Help

The answer from from "mbligh" is: "I fixed this. I think it's Google's "interesting" login management, where though you have one email address, it can be multiple accounts on the backend. If you're and it asks you which account you want to use and that's one of the options, pick "other address" and type again and your password. Now it works. Makes absolutely no sense whatsoever, but still."

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HTC Incredible :: New Google Voice Ruined My Free Phone Calls

Jul 22, 2010

Looks like the new GV app gives each contact an individual number when calling out.This means that instead of being able to program one outbound number to my Fam and friends list and getting free outbound calls, I am now back to paying for my minutes used on each call, reguardless if it's GV or Standard.

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Dec 16, 2009

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Android :: Google App Store Without Having Cell Phone Service?

Sep 26, 2009

Does anyone know if it possible to see the Google app store without having cell phone service on the Android (like from my ADP with no SIM card)?I can see bits of it at, but can you see all of it without the Android on a cell phone account?

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Motorola Droid :: Google Voice Quality Vs Version Cell

Nov 14, 2009

I've been playing around with google voice vs verizon cell. Has anyone done any controlled tests on the voice quality of Google Voice vs. just using the native Verizon voice? When you initiate a call via Google Voice does it use your voice minutes or is it 100% over the data network?

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HTC Incredible :: Google Voice - Text Message Routing

Apr 28, 2010

I got google voice to route all of my calls but im not sure if text messaging is going through it for free? I didn't find any settings to change my messaging.

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HTC Incredible : Google Voice Multiple Contact Text?

May 11, 2010

For the regular texting you can send a copy of 1 text to 10 people, on google voice I dont see an option for more than 1.

Online however I see that 4 is the max.

Can I somehow send to more than 1 person via the GV app on my inc?

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Android :: Send Sms With A Phone Number In Parameter

Dec 16, 2009

I am trying to send a sms throughout an application. I want the user to be redirected to the default sms interface, but I want to give in parameter the phone number of the receiver of the sms.

Here is my code:


The problem here is that it doesn't take the value of the phone number, it is still empty.

I also added this: m_intent.putExtra("sms_body", "Hello World"); and it is working.

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HTC Incredible :: Slow Google Voice Text / GMail Notification?

Jun 18, 2010

I'm having a problem with Google Voice. When I get an incoming text, I don't get any notification for it. I have inbox notifications checked, but it doesn't happen until I manually open the GV inbox, or sometimes not until I open the inbox and the specific conversation the message was a part of. This is true, even 8 hours later. So if I don't check my GV inbox/conversations for 8 hours, the phone gives me no notification of a message. I know this is not normal because a month ago I was having no problem with this. Could it be that I started using ADW Launcher a couple weeks ago? I haven't heard of any issues with this caused by ADW before Another thing I've experienced weird is the Gmail app. This morning I received 2 e-mails at about 7 and 8 a.m., though again I got no notification in the status bar and I had no idea I'd received the e-mails until I manually checked the Gmail app, even though notifications are enabled. This hasn't been a problem until a couple days ago. Thirdly, sometimes a friend will text my GV number and it will send to make phone's message inbox, not to GV. This only happens with one contact, and even then not all the time. My friend says he sends all of the texts to the same number, but I suspect he has my old number still in his phonebook and sometimes he just selects the wrong number, so I don't suspect it to be related, but this issue started happening at the same time as the other notification issues, so I thought I should include it.I would be very grateful for any help/advice you guys could provide!

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Android :: Can Send A Push Notification To Phone Which Only Have Its Number

Jul 19, 2010

Basically I'm asking about the Client Id - How do I contact someone without having them contact me first?

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