Apple iPhone 5s (iOS8)

Apple iPhone 5s

iOS 9.0 iOS8
iOS7
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How to guides

Answer a call

When you receive a call, you can either answer it, reject it or silence the incoming call alert.

Step 1 of 6

Select option

Select one of the following options:
Answer call, go to 1a.
Reject call, go to 1b.
Silence the incoming call alert, go to 1c.

Step 2 of 6

1a - Answer call

If the screen lock is turned on:
Drag the call icon right.

Step 3 of 6

1a - Answer call

If the screen lock is turned off:
Press Accept.

Step 4 of 6

1b - Reject call

If the screen lock is turned on:
To reject a call, press On/Off twice.

When you reject a call, the caller will hear a busy signal or be diverted to your voicemail.
Step 5 of 6

1b - Reject call

If the screen lock is turned off:
Press Decline to reject a call.

When you reject a call, the caller will hear a busy signal or be diverted to your voicemail.
Step 6 of 6

1c - Silence the incoming call alert

Press the Top volume key or the Bottom volume key when you get a call.
The incoming call alert is silenced without the caller hearing it, and the call continues until it's ended or diverted.

1. Select option

Select one of the following options:
Answer call, go to 1a.
Reject call, go to 1b.
Silence the incoming call alert, go to 1c.

2. 1a - Answer call

If the screen lock is turned on:
Drag the call icon right.
If the screen lock is turned off:
Press Accept.

3. 1b - Reject call

If the screen lock is turned on:
To reject a call, press On/Off twice.
When you reject a call, the caller will hear a busy signal or be diverted to your voicemail.
If the screen lock is turned off:
Press Decline to reject a call.
When you reject a call, the caller will hear a busy signal or be diverted to your voicemail.

4. 1c - Silence the incoming call alert

Press the Top volume key or the Bottom volume key when you get a call.
The incoming call alert is silenced without the caller hearing it, and the call continues until it's ended or diverted.

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