Pixels on Android 11 Drop WiFi Calls with Microphone Sharing Error Message

Symptoms

  • WiFi calls are dropped and may receive an inbound call appearing to be "from" the other party, reconnecting the original call
  • Outbound WiFi calls may fail to set up
  • An error message indicating that another app is using the microphone and won't share may be displayed

Environment

  • Pixel phones
  • Android 11
  • WiFi calling

Resolution

  1. Open the Google Play Store app
  2. Tap 3 horizontal lines in the upper left corner
  3. Tap My Apps & Games
  4. If there are updates available, tap Update all

Cause

There has been a Google app update that has resolved this issue

 


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