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Calling & Texting with an Android Phone

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How to Cut, Copy, and Paste Text on an Android Phone

You probably won’t do a lot of text editing on your Android phone. Well, no major editing, such as for a term paper or ransom note. From time to time, however, you may find yourself wanting to fix a word [more…]

How to Speed Dial on an Android Phone

Your Android phone is capable of a great many feats, all of which were once considered extras — expensive extras — for the standard telephone. With the dawn of the push-button phone, you could punch in [more…]

How to Handle Multiple Calls at Once on an Android Phone

Your Android phone is probably capable of handling more than one call at a time. Most Android phones can put a call on hold, receive a second call, switch back and forth between two calls, and merge them [more…]

How to Make a Conference Call on an Android Phone

A conference call is one where you call multiple people at the same time, and you can all speak to each other. Using your Android phone, you make one call and then [more…]

How to Forward Calls on an Android Phone

Call forwarding is the process by which you reroute an incoming call with your Android phone. For example, you can send to your office all calls you receive while you’re on vacation. Then you have the [more…]

How to Set Up Carrier Voice Mail on an Android Phone

The most basic form of voice mail is the free voice-mail service provided by your cell phone company. This standard feature has few frills and nothing that stands out differently, especially for your nifty [more…]

Google Voice on Android Phones

One good alternative for your standard voice mail is something called Google Voice. It’s more than just a voice mail system: You can use Google Voice to make phone calls in the United States, place cheap [more…]

How to Attach Media to a Text Message on an Android Phone

Even though the term texting sticks around, this cell phone feature has for some time had the ability to send media along with text. You can attach a picture, a video, an audio attachment, or a number [more…]

How to Share Images with an Android Phone

The images you take with your Android phone camera don’t need to be bottled up inside your phone. Nope — you can take advantage of the Share command or Share button to liberate images and videos, setting [more…]


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