Incoming Calls Show as Private Numbers on a Huawei Ascend 5W

 No longer supported for activation

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  • Incoming calls show as Private Numbers on a Huawei Ascend 5W


  • Huawei Ascend 5W


  1. Tap Settings
  2. Tap More
  3. Tap Mobile network
  4. Make sure that Mobile data always on is enabled (make sure the slider is to the right)
  5. Disable VoLTE by sliding the slider to the left

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