Automatically Add an Area Code to Phone Numbers on Android

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Depending on the area in which the person you'd like to call is located, you will need to dial a certain combination of numbers in the beginning of the phone number, called the area code. If you use Android, you have the option to set your phone to automatically add an area code to phone numbers. Continue reading to discover how to do so.

Automatically Add an Area Code to Phone Numbers on Android

To begin, open the Phone app, then tap the Menu key. Next, go to Call settings, followed by Additional settings:



Then, tap Auto area code:



Enter the area code that you want automatically added in the below field:




This process may vary depending on the version of Android that you are using and the model of your phone.

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