• Subhasish Mishra

How to turn off wifi calling in Android & iOS?

Updated: Sep 1

If I ask you a question that "You ever heard about Wi-fi calling" then I am sure then the answer is mixed between Yes or No. This happens because people do not update with the technology of the world. Let me tell you that Wi-Fi calling is one of the newest ways to call someone without the connection of any third-party service provider.


How to stop wifi calling

What happens if you want to call someone very urgently but you don't have a balance to call on your mobile. Well, Wi-Fi calling can exactly solve this problem. This is a new technology which comes in most of the newly launched mobile phones. Through this, you can use calling service on your Android and iOS devices without the presence of any phone service provider as a middleman.


If you want to use or to know how you can wi-fi then you should have the knowledge and proper guidance related to the use of Wi-fi calling. In this article, we're going to introduce how to turn off Wi-Fi calling?



What is Wi-Fi calling?


Wi-fi calling helps you to make a call with the help of the internet. It is a modern way of calling which doesn't work as the traditional calling system like AT&T. It optimizes the battery life of the phone and enhances user experience with the universally standards calling systems like APIs for VolP calls. You can enjoy sky-high international calls and you don't have to pay anything for it. The popularity and scope of Wi-fi calling are increasing day by day. An international company CISCO predicts that Wi-fi calling crosses more than 521 million customers by 2021.



How to turn off Wi-fi calling? (On Android devices)


If you want to learn "How to turn off Wi-fi calling?" On your iOS devices then follow the steps which are discussed below.


  1. In many Android phones, the option of Wi-fi clearly appears on the Quick menu section of the phone. If you have this option then go to your Quick menu by sliding your screen downward and click the option of Wi-fi calling in it. If your Android device is done contains this option then find the icon of settings and click on it. A new menu will open, find the option of Wifi calling which easily appears on your screen. Once you find the. Option-click on it and follow the further steps.

  2. Once you click on the WiFi calling option a new menu will open which contains several options. An option of ON will clearly appear on the top of your screen with a blue-sliding option. Click on this option, it will change from tye option of ON to the option of OFF.

  3. Now, come back to your home page. Your Wifi calling is turned OFF.


Note:-


  • Make a Wi-fi calling first and turnoff Wi-fi calling when your call is completed.

  • Once you cancel the call then the calls which took place before the wifi calling will not be recovered.


How to turn off Wi-fi calling? (On iPhone devices)



To know How to turn off Wi-fi calling? (On iPhone devices) follow the steps which are discussed below.


  1. Some of the iPhone devices options contain the option of Wifi calling on their quick menu. If your device is one of them then slide your screen downward to open the option of a quick menu. Once the quick menu will open then find the option of Wifi calling and click on it. If you're device doesn't have this feature then Don't worry, open your app menu and click on the icon of settings.

  2. Once you click on this option then a new menu will open in front of you. Find the option of "Mobile Data". This option clearly appears on the top of your screen.

  3. Now, a new menu will open on your screen. Find the option of "Wifi calling" which appears on the 4th option of the menu. Click on it.

  4. Once you click on this option then a new option will open which asks your permission to On or Off Wifi calling on your device.

  5. Turn off this option to complete the process.


Note:-


  • This process is totally the same for some iPhone devices like iPhone X, iPhone XS iPhone 6, iPhone 6S, iPhone 7.

  • Make sure that you turned off wi-fi calling while completing the call.



How to turn off Wi-fi calling? (On Windows 10)


To disable Wifi calling on Windows 10, follow these steps which are mentioned below.


  1. To disable the option of wi-fi on your windows 10, click on the option of "setting". To reach this option you have to click on the start menu option of your windows 10.

  2. Now, a new menu will display on your screen. Find the option of "Network & Internet" which appears on your screen.

  3. Once you click on it then a new pop-up window option will open on your screen. Click on the 1st option which is "Wi-fi". Once you click on this option then a new option window opens. Find the option of " Manage Wi-fi Settings" and click on it.

  4. Now, a new place will open on your screen which contains the heading of "Wi-Fi sense". On this page, you can see that the options are already ON. Turn off the second option of the screen which is "Connects to network shared by my contacts".

  5. Once you turned off this option then your Wifi calling becomes disabled.



FAQs


Q. What are the pros and cons of Wi-fi calling.


Ans. The pros and cons of Wi-fi calling are discussed below.


Pros:-


  • It saves the phone's battery.

  • No extra charges for international calls.

  • Wifi calling is one of the best calling technology for business purposes.


Cons:-

  • Not available on every device.


Q. How to turn off wifi calling on Realme phones?


Ans. Realme smartphones are working in the Android operating systems. So, you can turn off wifi calling by following the steps of How to turn off Wifi calling on Android phones?