How to Set Up Voicemail on iPhone 5s – On the iPhone, Visual Voicemail allows you to view a list of your messages and choose which to listen to or delete, without having to listen to previous instructions or messages.Note: Visual Voicemail may not be available in all countries or regions, or can be an optional service. For more information, contact your service provider. If Visual Voicemail is not available, tap Voicemail and follow the voice prompt to retrieve your messages.
The number of unanswered calls and unanswered voicemail messages appears on the home screen phone icon.
How to Set Up Voicemail on iPhone 5s
The first time you hit voicemail, iPhone prompts you to create a voicemail password and record your voicemail greeting.
Change your greeting:
- Voicemail tap, tap greeting and then tap Custom.
- Tap when you’re ready to start.
- When finished, tap Stop. To review, touch play. To re-record, repeat steps 2 and 3.
- Touch Save.
Use your carrier’s default ringtone
Tap on voicemail, tap greeting, and then tap Default.
Set an alert sound for new voice mail
In settings, choose sounds and activate new voice mail. The alert sounds once for each new voicemail. If the ring / Silent switch is off, iPhone will not sound alerts.
Change your voicemail password
Under Settings, choose Phone> Change Mailbox Password.