Shop HP’s Memorial Day Sale:Save up to 61% on PCs and more!
  1. NutmegState's Avatar
    I am unable to get this to work

    I have a phone # -- 877-234-2343
    With an access code -- 3469281
    and also a host code -- 3389

    I put the following string into my contact


    With my Windows 8 phone, this worked and I could click my pinned number and the bridge would dial. In Windows 10, what is the trick to get this to work?

    What happens is it dials the phone number, but not the access or host code portion.
    10-17-2016 09:43 AM
  2. Will Gilliland's Avatar
    Have you tried replacing the commas with p for pause? Both work on Android phones.
    10-20-2016 03:26 PM
  3. NutmegState's Avatar
    I found a discussion on another website. The number was listed as type of Mobile. If you change it to Work, it magically works. BOGUS IMHO, but it now works.

    Also, if you pin the phone number to start screen, then when you click the pinned number, you see a Blue Screen. If dialed from that screen it works. However, if you choose the number from the phone history list or directly from the people hub, for some reason it does not work.

    I have all my bridge # pinned to the start screen so I am good but the implementation is still awful IMHO
    Last edited by NutmegState; 10-30-2016 at 12:42 AM.
    10-30-2016 12:26 AM

Similar Threads

  1. Why is the Yahoo App in Chinese? Where is the English one?
    By david1alp in forum Microsoft Lumia 535
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-20-2016, 04:22 PM
  2. I have a Lumia 640 and have not received an update.
    By Windows Central Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 10-18-2016, 06:45 AM
  3. Bing wallpaper on lockscreen stopped working
    By Warren Leggatt in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 10-17-2016, 06:32 PM
  4. People app and Contacts don't sync!
    By macgyver_gr in forum Windows 10 Mobile
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 10-17-2016, 09:41 AM
  5. Why is my lumia 640xl win 10 not update or install any app?
    By Windows Central Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 10-17-2016, 06:07 AM