Question: What To Do If You Get A Busy Signal?

What does it mean when a phone rings and then goes to a busy signal?

It could mean that your call is being forwarded someone, and the destination number is either busy or unreachable.

Another possibility is that your phone is on Do Not Disturb, and the call is trying to go to voicemail, but your voicemail box or voicemail service is not working properly..

Does busy signal mean disconnected?

Sometimes, the fast busy signal will also occur when service has been disconnected to your line, but that the central computers don’t “know” that yet and therefore won’t play the “the number you have reached has been disconnected” recording.

Is there an app that will keep calling a busy number?

AutoRedial is about as simple as it gets. Enter your desired phone number, choose whether to enable or disable speakerphone, then pick how many calls the app will place (anything between one and 101). The three buttons below “Enter Number” allow you to place a call, end a call, and access your contacts.

What does * 66 do on a cell phone?

The Busy Call Return service allows you to call a busy line over and over automatically for 30 minutes. When the line becomes free, your phone will notify you with a distinctive ring.

What happens if you stay on a busy line?

Busy signals are played when someone calls a phone line that’s in use. Unfortunately if you stay on the line, you won’t get connected and could also end up with a sore ear if on long enough. Just because a busy tone played, it doesn’t necessarily indicate that someone is on the phone.

Should I stay on the line if I get a busy signal?

You’ll hear the busy signal for several minutes and then you will be completely disconnected. You won’t get through if you stay on the line listening to the busy signal.