Wi-Fi calling: HTC Wildfire S

Learn how to set up and use Wi-Fi calling, the 911 address, and the connection preference on the HTC Wildfire S.

 

 

 

Set up

Register the 911 address

To use Wi-Fi calling, you must first register your 911 address at My T-Mobile. If you do not, you may see a REG09 error. To learn how to register your 911 address, see: 911 addresses: My T-Mobile.

 

 

Set phone to use Wi-Fi or mobile networks

To set the connection preference for the phone to use Wi-Fi calling or mobile networks, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications applications_icon.png icon.
  2. If necessary, tap the All apps icon.
  3. Tap Wi-Fi calling.
  4. Tap the Menu menu_key.png key.
  5. Tap Settings.
  6. Tap Connection preferences.
  7. Select one of the following options:
    • Wi-Fi Preferred: All calls are made over an available Wi-Fi network. If there are no available Wi-Fi networks, then calls are made over the cellular network.
    • Cellular Preferred: All calls are made over the cellular network. If the cellular network is not available, then calls are made over an available Wi-Fi network.
    • Wi-Fi Only: All calls are made over a Wi-Fi network. If there are no available Wi-Fi networks, phone calls will not connect.

 

 

 

Turn on and connect

Turn on Wi-Fi and connect to network

To use Wi-Fi calling, you must first turn on Wi-Fi and connect to a network. To turn on Wi-Fi and connect, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu menu_key.png key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap Wi-Fi settings.
  5. If necessary, tap Wi-Fi to turn on and scan for Wi-Fi networks.
  6. Tap the Menu menu_key.png key.
  7. Tap Scan.
  8. Scroll to and tap the network to which you want to connect.
  9. If necessary, enter the password.
  10. Tap Connect.

 

 

Turn on Wi-Fi calling

To turn on Wi-Fi calling, follow these steps:

 

  1. If this is the first time you are using Wi-Fi calling, start with registering your 911 address and connection preference (above).
  2. Turn on Wi-Fi and connect to a network.
  3. From any Home screen, tap the Menu menu_key.png key.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Wireless & networks.
  6. Tap Wi-Fi to turn on or off.
  7. Return to the Home screen.
  8. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  9. Tap Wi-Fi Calling.
  10. Tap View Tutorial, if desired.
  11. At the bottom of the screen, tap the On/Off icon to turn Wi-Fi Calling on or off.