This blog post explains to you, How to reset your voicemail password on T-Mobile on both android and Apple, it also gives you all the steps for setting up a voicemail password for your android and Apple T-Mobile. It also covers details about accessing the voicemail on the Visual voicemail app of T-Mobile.

How to reset voicemail password T-Mobile

Reset password using visual voicemail app

  • Go to Home screen, Settings > Phone > Change Voicemail Password.
  • Enter your new password, when prompted

Reset password using Dial pad:

  • You can check your voicemail by dialing 123.
  • After greetings, you will be asked to enter the password of your voice mail account.
  • Dial 5 for password security.
  • In the password security option dial 1 to change the password

How to set up your voicemail password using a dial pad

Dial 123 on your device dial pad to get connected to your voicemail.

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.

  • 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.   

How to set up a password for 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 own greetings by choosing the custom option. Tap on Record to record your own greetings, and Tap play to play it.

How to manage the Voicemail in T-Mobile iPhone:

  • Once you have the initial setup done you can manage the voicemail as per your requirement.
  • Steps to play a voicemail message on T-mobile iPhone:
  • Go to the home screen, tap on Phone > Voicemail
  • Tap on the “Play message ”    option.
  • Steps to share a voicemail message on T-mobile iPhone:
  • Go to the home screen, tap on Phone > Voicemail
  • Tap on the “share message ”      option.
  • Choose from the multiple sharing options suggested.
  • Steps to delete a voicemail message in T-mobile iPhone:
  • Go to the home screen, tap on Phone > Voicemail
  • Tap on the “Delete message”     option.
  • Be careful that once you delete the message, it also gets deleted from the voicemail server of T-Mobile.
  • You can find the deleted messages in the Deleted message folder at the bottom of the voicemail list.
  • If you want to retrieve the deleted message, just tap on Delete Message, choose the voicemail to want to retrieve, and then select Undelete. 

How to set or change Your Voicemail Greeting

  • Dial 123 on your device dial pad to get connected 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 rerecord press “2”.
  • Once you are happy with your greeting, press “1” to set the greeting.

 How to check voicemails by using a T-Mobile voicemail number?

  • On your T-Mobile just go to the phone app, 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

1- 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

 2- Send a message

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

3-Create greeting

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

4-Mailbox options

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

5-Password security:

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

6-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 use visual voicemail app on T-Mobile

Other than the traditional voicemail feature the new T-Mobile Phones have a visual voicemail app. This feature lets the user see all the voicemails on the phone without calling the number first.

Users can see the entire list in the visual voicemail feature and easily choose to listen to the selected one. Users can also refer to the time date and length of the call

  • By using the app, you will be able to listen to the voice mail, call a voicemail and return a call.
  • The app helps you add and edit and contact as well as edit and delete the greeting
  • You can keep the notifications ON for the app so that you are notified every time you have a new voicemail, just like mails.
  • You can also change the password of your voicemail in the app itself
  • Other user-friendly services the app allows are, deleting the messages, sorting messages, and syncing the mails.
  • T-Mobile users can also save the voicemails on an SD card and also share the messages directly via email.

How can you Access Visual Voicemail from another phone?

you can check your messages when you’re away from your T-Mobile device or otherwise unable to use it. Here’s how:

Step 1: Using another phone, dial your mobile number for which you want to access voicemail.

Step 2: To bypass the greeting press * or #.

Step 3: Enter your voicemail password when asked.

To enable this service, you need an active data connection. You need to have either active cellular data or Wi-Fi.

After the initial setup, on the voicemail screen, you will get a message saying that visual voicemail is currently unavailable, along with a button saying call voicemail, this button will help you to dial your voicemail directly.

How can you check your voicemail from another phone?

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.

Alternatively, 

  • You can dial your number from another device
  • The call reaches your voicemail
  • Hit the * key
  • Enter the voicemail password when asked
  • You will be prompted about the keys to use for accessing the mails.

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.

Below are other T-Mobile articles you may be interested in:

Can I change my phone number on T-mobile?

Can I change my T-mobile number online?

Can I port my number to T-mobile?

Conclusion:

This blog post explains the procedure of changing your T-Mobile voice mail password. The post also helps you understand how can you set up and check your voicemails after setting them up. You can also check your voice mail on a desktop and another phone by following the simple steps given.

Frequently asked questions (FAQs): How to reset voicemail password T-Mobile?

Where can I find my voicemail number?

Select the Menu key.

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

Why voicemail number is different than the 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 voicemailbox 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.

Why isn’t my iPhone letting me set up my mail?

 

You cannot set up the voicemail yourself, it is a carrier offered service which is set by the service provider.  Your account needs to be provisioned by the carrier, and whether your device supports standard voice mail or visual voicemail is decided by the carrier.

How do I fix my full voicemail?

To fix your voicemail when it is full, Call your own number or long-press 1 on your dial pad. You can delete the message by pressing 7.

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

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 own greetings by choosing the custom option. Tap on Record to record your own 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

How Can I Get My Voicemail Password Reset for T-Mobile if I Forgot It?, By Milenna Russell

https://www.techwalla.com/articles/how-can-i-get-my-voicemail-password-reset-for-t-mobile-if-i-forgot-it

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