How to Turn off the Option for a Contact to Go Straight to Voicemail for Oreo 8.0 and above


  • To turn off the option for a contact to go straight to voicemail


  • Republic Wireless 3.0 phones
  • Android 8.0 Oreo and above


  1. Open the Phone app
  2. Tap Contacts
  3. Tap the specific contact
  4. Tap the three vertical dots in upper right corner
  5. Tap Unroute to voicemail

Additional Notes

If you see "Route to voicemail" the setting is already turned off.


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