1. msw323's Avatar
    Coming from previous android devices there was always an option of sending the call directly to voicemail in the contacts options. I have a contact called do not answer that I add all numbers I want to send to voicemail.

    With touchwiz I don't see that option. Am I missing it?

    I am using call block from the market but it still rings once before either picking up and hanging up or sending to voicemail. I really miss that option.

    Other than rooting and going to stock, is there a way to get this opting enabled again?

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    09-21-2010 10:26 AM
  2. msw323's Avatar

    Just checking (hoping) someone can shed some light.

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    09-22-2010 08:23 PM
  3. bipoler#AC's Avatar
    ...either send to ignore or send to ignore with text.....as for now
    09-25-2010 03:05 AM
  4. hotis300boy's Avatar
    yeah I miss this feature off the EVO, see THIS is my point there are so many different manufacture versions of android which strip its true good features, I hate when they take away things, why not just keep adding on???
    09-25-2010 03:25 AM
  5. debello's Avatar
    I use extreme call blocker, that way I am able to send directly to voice mail or just hang up on a number. It also also you to send unknown numbers directly to voice mail, although the user interface isnt the greatest it is better then nothing.
    09-25-2010 09:42 AM
  6. msw323's Avatar
    Yes, but the phone does a first ring. It is built into Android natively. Why did Samsung take that option out? This is actually one reason to root my phone and go stock, but need to wait for more options.
    09-25-2010 10:00 AM
  7. Shiggitay's Avatar
    I'd say just do what others have said: drag the incoming call to ignore (with or without txt reply). That seems to be the only way presently.
    09-25-2010 11:59 AM
  8. msw323's Avatar
    The whole point is to do it automatically.

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    09-25-2010 01:00 PM
  9. Shiggitay's Avatar
    True, but wouldn't it just revert to using voicemail if you just let it ring out?
    09-25-2010 01:02 PM
  10. msw323's Avatar
    Yes, but you have to hear it ring. The point of the op is that with the epic there is no send call to voocemail option that is included in magic android an sense enabled devices. My question in why did they remove that awesome functionality?

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    09-25-2010 01:31 PM
  11. ericdives's Avatar
    Worst case, if it's available (I haven't checked), can you choose a "silent" custom ringtone? Or find a short "silent" MP3 and assign it to the contact?
    09-25-2010 07:53 PM
  12. sirricky85's Avatar
    that is what i do. found a silent ringtone and apply whoever i want to ignore.
    09-26-2010 07:24 PM