What is No Answer/Busy Transfer feature and how do I use it?
You can have incoming calls answered by another phone whenever your Verizon Wireless phone is busy or remains unanswered after three or four rings. With this option, you're Verizon Wireless phone will ring unless you're on the phone. Airtime applies to transferred calls even if you send the call to wireline telephones.
No Answer/Busy Transfer Feature Instructions
To Activate No Answer / Busy Transfer:
Press *71 and the 10-digit number you want the calls forwarded to.
Press the "SEND" key and wait for the confirmation tone.
To Deactivate No Answer / Busy Transfer:
Press *73 + "SEND" and wait for the confirmation tone.
Outbound calls can still be made while No Answer/Busy Transfer is activated. When activated, an incoming call will ring several times, giving you the chance to answer the call. If you are on the phone or choose not to answer, the incoming call will be automatically forwarded to the destination phone number.