In the event that you don’t have a Google Voice telephone number yet, you’re passing up a great opportunity. Google Voice has some extraordinary highlights that can help ensure your security. Also, you can keep your Google Voice telephone number forever, or for in any event insofar as Google is eager to have it.
There are a lot of purposes behind joining the administration. One of the greatest is Google Voice’s own protection and security highlights. You can utilize them as a kind of secretary or bouncer and set up a protection firewall to discourage spammers and the sky is the limit from there.
Pick a New Google Voice Number
Pick another Google Voice number as opposed to porting a number you as of now have. At the point when you pick another number, it shrouds your genuine telephone number by utilizing the Google Voice one as a go-between. The Google Voice framework that oversees call directing, blocking, and the various highlights goes about as a security firewall among you and the individuals calling you. Think about your Google Voice number as a secretary that concludes how to course calls.
Pick a Different Area Code for Your Google Voice Number
At the point when you select your Google Voice number, you can pick a totally unique zone code from the one where you live. Choosing an alternate zone code can make it harder for individuals to find you. Indeed, even the most beginner web criminologist can utilize a webpage like Melissa Data’s free telephone number area query. With this site, and others like it, somebody can enter your telephone number, and the site restores your real location or gives the area of living arrangement where the telephone number is enrolled. Picking an alternate number with an alternate region code safeguards your obscurity and doesn’t part with your physical area.
Set a Long Voicemail PIN Number
Everybody realizes voice message hacking is alive and conceivable on the grounds that numerous phone message frameworks utilize just a 4-digit numeric PIN number. Google has expanded Google’s voice message security by permitting PIN numbers more noteworthy than four characters. You should exploit the all-encompassing length to make a more grounded voice message PIN.
Use Google Voice’s Advanced Call Screening Features
On the off chance that you need to screen your calls as an assistant would, Google Voice considers madly complex call screening.
Call screening is guest ID-based, which implies you make custom active messages for guests dependent on what their identity is. You can likewise choose which telephone you need Google to give you a shot dependent on the guest’s data. This is an incredible component for ensuring you get calls from friends and family in crisis circumstances, as you can have Google attempt every one of your lines and associate the call to whichever one you answer first.
Block Unwanted Callers
At the point when you need an individual bouncer, Google Voice makes it very simple to Block guests you absolutely never need to converse with again. From your Google Voice inbox, select a call from somebody you need to square. At that point select the More connection in the message and pick Block guest. Whenever the individual calls, they will hear a message saying the number “has been disengaged or is no longer in administration” (at any rate for them).
Turn on Time-Based Call Routing
With Google Voice, you can have every one of your calls come to one number and afterward be directed to either your home telephone, work telephone, phone, or your voice message contingent upon the hour of day. It can even send a similar guest to the entirety of your numbers simultaneously and afterward course the call to whichever one you get first.
This element is covered up, however you can set up time sensitive directing from the Google Voice Settings screen. Select Phones > Edit (under the telephone number of decision) > Show Advanced Settings > Ring Schedule > Use custom timetable.