This feature comes to play when the person we are calling is unavailable to take our calls or is on another call. Leaving a voice mail lets the other person know that he had received a call from us plus it also conveys our message to them.
What is a voicemail?
Voicemail is a computer-based system that allows users to exchange personal voice messages. You don’t any external device to avail this feature but just your phone. Some phones come with a voicemail app that helps you hear and record the messages but most of the times; you’ve to call voicemail number to listen or record the messages. This number varies for different phones and can be easily found out by contacting your carrier online support resources.
Why do you need a Voicemail?
It is not always possible to stay close to the phone. In that case you might want to set up a voicemail so that it picks up all the important messages. This is helpful for people who are super busy and have the most important messages to be conveyed to. Also in case of people dealing with a lot of clients and work often miss out on important stuff over call. The next best thing for them is the voicemail which can record their message and get messages delivered to them in their absence.
Moreover, voicemail is rather convenient and faster. The message is often miscommunicated over calls and texts because of the listener’s interruption. A voicemail allows you to record your message loud and clear before it reaches the listener. But this is only useful when there is no urgent need to communication over call. A voicemail feature helps you prioritize your missed calls. You get to know which missed calls you need to attend first.
The next time you are unavailable make sure to check your voice mail once you are back with your phone. Also, if you still do not have a voicemail account, you can set one up by contacting your carrier to ensure that no important messages are lost.
Call your voicemail?
Try to press *86, *98, or hold 1. Then it should start your voice mail!