How to Add “Dial Extension” Button in iPhone Contacts ? iPhone users have always been a big fan of the method to handle contacts in iOS and keeping that thing in mind, Apple has come up with a new way to manage your contact list in the latest iOS.
In the latest version, users can assign a “Dial Extension” button to each contact in their contact list. You can do this process manually to make your phone call experience easier. The process has been described below.
Add “Dial Extension” Button in iPhone Contacts
How to Add “Dial Extension” Button in iPhone Contacts
- Open your phone contacts and then tap on the name of contact to whom you want to assign the extension button. Once the contact details are in front of you, tap on the “Edit” button.
- Now, tap on the contact name and put the cursor at the end and then press “+*#” button to see more options.
- In this section, tap on “wait” and then add the extension of the person in his contact details. Finally press “Done” and exit the contact list.
- Now, if you will dial the contact then a “Dial 123” button will appear. By tapping on this button, the extension of the contact will be dialed automatically.
Alternatively, the extension can also be added from your Mac by accessing your contacts in address book. Simply add a semicolon to the number of the contact followed by the extension number.
Don’t forget to sync the contact list from same iCloud account to see that contact in your phone.