With airtel call conferencing, you can teleconference with 6 people simultaneously! You can also have the liberty of setting up a conference even when the other five individuals are using a landline, making it ideal for organizing events or discussing business.
How to make use of this facility?
||Dial the number to make the first call.|
||Put the existing line on hold.|
||Dial the next number to make the next call.|
||Then choose 'Conference' Option to get everybody talking together.|
||Repeat the same procedure to get the 4th and 5th person into conference.|
||If someone wants to opt out of the conversation, he / she can simply disconnect the call.|
Person initiating the conversation is billed for all the calls, according to the airtime rates applicable to his price plan. Each call is charged, for the time spent in the conference and on hold. However charges for setting up conference service are circle specific.
Please check handset feature to ensure that your mobile phone supports this feature. This service can be used only if you have activated call waiting.
You can receive and hold an incoming call when you are already talking to another person and the caller at the same time is notified that you are busy on another call. You have the option to receive the new call by putting the first call on hold or rejecting it.
Start Using call wait
Use the menu functions on your phone to activate call wait.
Charges: Subscription to this facility is totally free of cost!
Handle more than one call at a time, with Call hold. You have the option to make a new call by putting the first call on hold, or switch between two calls, if you are already connected to a call.
Charges: Subscription to this facility is also free of cost.
Call Divert / Call forward
You can divert your incoming calls to another mobile or landline (select operators) and have your calls attended to, by someone else when you are personally unable to do so.
Start Using call divert / call forward
Use the menu functions of your phone to activate call divert / call forward for the following options:
||If no reply|
||If not reachable / switched off|
Charges: All diverted calls are billed as per the outgoing call rates of your plan.
In a meeting? With airtel voice mail you will never have to worry about missing a call. You can divert your calls to voice mail from call settings. Voicemail will take a message for you, and play it back to you when,
||Your mobile phone is switched off.|
||You are already engaged on another call.|
||You have selected the call divert option.|
||You are in an area that is not covered by the network.|
Start Using a Voicemail
||Begin by activating voicemail service on your phone.|
||Set up your personalized greeting on your Voicemail box.|
||You will receive SMS alert whenever you have a new message in your Voicemail box.|
||Call on your Voicemail box to retrieve your message from any phone anywhere.|
Missed Call Alert
A missed call alert is a SMS that you will receive for all the calls that you missed. The SMS will detail the CLI and the time when the call was made.
Call Line Identification Presentation
The Caller Line Identification Presentation (CLIP) feature, besides allowing you to recognize the caller, with the display of the calling party's number on your handset screen, also gives you the flexibility to either accept or reject an incoming call. The Caller ID Service can help you gain a competitive edge in business, so you needn't worry about prank calls when you're taking customers over the phone. Its applications are, in fact, limited only by your imagination.
Here are a few more advantages of CLIP.
||You will never be caught off-guard. |
||Lets you decide which calls you want to answer. |
||Discourages nuisance calls.|
Please note: There may be occasions when the number of the incoming caller does not appear. This happens because the accuracy of this service depends on the calling landline (PSTN) exchange and other cellular service providers.
To find out what services are available in your city or information on charges and activation commands please select your location from the drop-down at the top of the page.