This blog post gives you information about voicemail numbers for T-Mobile, it explains all the steps for setting up voicemail for your T-Mobile. It also explains how you can set up voicemail on T-Mobile.

How to call T-mobile voicemail?

To call T-mobile voicemail:

  • On your T-Mobile just go to the phone app, Press and hold the 1 key, or dial 123 on your device dial pad to call and connect to your voicemail. You should be taken to your voice mailbox.
  • You can also dial 1-805-637-7249., if the above option doesn’t work. Once you call on that number, you just need to enter your phone number to access your voicemails and voicemail settings.
  • After greetings, you will be asked to enter the password of your voice mail account.

 keypad options to access different features of voicemail

 Listen to the message:

  • # – Skip/Next message
  • 1 – Replay message
  • 2 – Forward message
  • 3 – Send reply
  • 4 – Print fax
  • 5 – Date/Time info
  • 7 – Delete message 
  • 8 – Return call
  • 9 – Save message

  Send message

  • # – Group list
  • 1 – Send
  • 2 – Review message
  • 3 – Delete & rerecord
  • 4 – Delivery options

Create greeting

  • 1 – Play greeting
  • 2 – Record greeting
  • 3 – Greeting group
  • 4 – Record name as a greeting
  • 5 – Phone number as greeting

Mailbox options

  • 1 – Group lists
  • 3 – Playback options
  • 4 – Fax options
  • 6 – Standard/Short prompts

Password security:

  • 1 – Change password
  • 2 – Enable/Disable password

Playback options

These menu options are available while you are listening to a message

  • 1 – Rewind
  • 2 – Pause
  • 3 – Fast forward
  • 4 – Slow down playback
  • 6 – Speed up playback

For any help, use these key commands.

  • 0 – Help
  • * * – Main menu
  • * – Cancel/Back up

How to set up T-mobile voicemail

Set up your voicemail using a dial pad

  • Dial 123 on your device dial pad to call and connect to your voicemail. You may also Press and hold the 1 key.
  • You will be asked for your password while setting it up. By default, it is the last four digits of your mobile number.
  • .You need to create a new password. after using the default password.
  • Your password can be any 4-to-7-digit code.
  • Select a password that you can remember easily, but is difficult for others to guess.
  • When prompted, record your greeting and name. Your voicemail is now ready to use.

How to set or change Your Voicemail Greeting

  • Press and hold the 1 key or dial 123 on your device dial pad to call and connect to your voicemail.
  • To go to mailbox settings press “*”
  • Now go to the greetings menu by pressing “3”.
  • Now to record a new greeting press “2”
  • After recording press “#” to finish it.If you want to re-record press “2”.
  • Once you are happy with your greeting, press “1” to set the greeting.

How to set up T-mobile voicemail

Set up your voicemail using a dial pad

  • Dial 123 on your device dial pad to call and connect to your voicemail. You may also Press and hold the 1 key.
  • you will be asked for your password while setting it up. By default, it is the last four digits of your mobile number.
  • You need to create a new password. after using the default password.
    • Your password can be any 4-to-7-digit code.
    • Select a password that you can remember easily, but is difficult for others to guess.
  • When prompted, you need to record your greeting and name. You can use your voicemail. 

How to set or change Your Voicemail Greeting

  • Dial 123 on your device dial pad to call and connect to your voicemail. You may also Press and hold the 1 key.
  • To go to mailbox settings press “*”
  • Now go to the greetings menu by pressing “3”.
  • Now to record a new greeting press “2”
  • After recording press “#” to finish it.If you want to rerecord press “2”.
  • Once you are happy with your greeting, press “1” to set the greeting.

How to call and access voicemail from another device:

you can check your messages when you’re away from your T-Mobile device or otherwise unable 

  • Dial  1-805 637 7243
  • Follow the voice prompts.
  • Enter the number and voice mail password when asked.

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Conclusion:

This blog post gave detailed information about setting up your voicemail, accessing voicemail using voicemail number, all the keys to help you access different features on voicemail. It also gives you the steps to call voicemail and access the messages for your number from another device.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs): How to call T-mobile voicemail

Where can I find my voicemail number?

Go to the home screen and tap the Menu key.

Go to settings > Call settings > Voicemail > Voicemail > view the voicemail number

 Is my voicemail number different than my phone number?

Your voicemails are not saved on your device, they are saved on the server of your carrier. The voicemail number keeps track of the voicemail box in which your voicemails are saved. Your number is attached to the voicemail box storing your voicemails.

How do I activate my T-Mobile voicemail?

Press and hold the Key 1 on your Dial Pad and follow the instructions prompted to you like entering the password, and setting up greetings.

How do I fix my full voicemail?

To fix your voicemail when it is full, Call your number or long-press 1 on your dial pad. To delete each message press 7.

Or if you use visual voicemail, you can directly go to the voicemail option from the phone app, select the mail you want to delete, and tap on the delete option.

Does voice mail have a time limit?

No, There’s no limit to the duration of a voice message on the T-Mobile iPhone. But you can go to settings and set a time limit

How to Check Voicemail from your computer?

  • You can also check your voicemails on your desktop which is a free service.
  • You just need to go to T-Mobile and log in by using the Phone option.
  • When you try doing it for the first time T-Mobile will send you a verification code on your primary number, which you need to enter to confirm the identity. Once you log in you will see an option called check voice mail. If you are subscribed to multiple lines, you will find the entire list of phone numbers, you can select the phone number you want to access voicemail for.
  • You can now view your messages, missed calls, and SMS, the web browser also lets you make calls.

How to set up T-Mobile iPhone?

When you try to use voicemail for the first time, you will have to set up a password and greeting.

Follow the following steps in your T- Mobile iPhone to do the initial setup.

  •  Go to the home screen, tap on Phone > Voicemail > Setup now.
  •  When prompted create a voicemail password for yourself.
  • Now set up the greetings. By default, the standard greetings for your phone are set.
  • You can also record your greetings by choosing the custom option. Tap on Record to record your greetings, and Tap play to play it.

References:

 T-Mobile support, plan, and feature

https://www.t-mobile.com/support/plans-features/voicemailo

T-mobile voicemail: number,app,setup,password

https://ccm.net/mobile/phones/1265-how-to-check-your-t-mobile-voicemail/

 How to Access T-Mobile Voice Mail, By Stephanie Faris, March 3, 2019

https://www.techwalla.com/articles/how-to-access-t-mobile-voice-mail

How to set up voicemail on your iPhone, By Jackie Dove and Jesse Hollington

https://www.digitaltrends.com/mobile/how-to-set-up-voicemail-on-an-iphone/

 How to activate T-Mobile voice mail.On Sept 16, 2021

https://www.wikihow.com/Activate-T-Mobile-Voice-Mail

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