December 10, 2018, 12:55:56 am *
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
News:
 
   Forum Home   Search Login Register OBiTALK  
Pages: [1]
  Print  
Author Topic: On a Chrome browser attempts to make an outgoing call via Hanouts to ObiHai202  (Read 9384 times)
GCMartin
Newbie
*
Posts: 3


« on: August 07, 2018, 05:21:19 pm »

I have an 202 unit and my GV # is registered in the ObiHai unit so that inbound calls ring and I can make outbound calls.

In Hangouts, I have the option of making an outgoing call via my cell phone, my work phone or my ObiHai.

BUT, I selecting ObiHai, I get an error message and the outgoing call does not land on my home phone.

Anyone familiar with this problem? And, is there a fix or a circumvention?

Thanks in advance
Logged
SteveInWA
Hero Member & Beta Tester
*****
Posts: 5197



« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2018, 05:34:54 pm »

It's working as designed.  It is displaying a list of all of your forwarding destinations, but you can't use Hangouts, despite it being shown.  You can only bridge calls via actual 10-digit telephone numbers.   Just dial the number on the OBi-attached phone.

If you don't like doing that, you can obtain a free inbound number from Callcentric, add it as a forwarding destination, and then have Google Voice call that number as the bridge.
Logged

--Steve

Google Voice Forum Product Expert

https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!forum/voice
Pages: [1]
  Print  
 
Jump to:  

Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC