Truecaller is a Caller ID app that can now be used for many features. This Caller ID app is emerging as people’s best choice for identifying spam calls. With new features kept updating the app can now be used as more than a Caller ID app. Find out below the tips and tricks to use Truecaller like a Pro.
Enabling Call Alerts:
One of the best features updated by the Truecaller app is to alert calls before even ringing. Though the feature only works with people who have installed the Truecaller app on their phones. So even before dialling your number to give you a ring the Truecaller app will send you a notification of the incoming call contacts and let you decide if you want to pick it up or not. The feature is enabled using data or Wi-Fi to send you the alert faster, as cellular networks are slower than internet networks the alerts can reach faster as notifications.
Use Full-screen Caller ID:
There is an option on the Truecaller app where you can use full-screen for all incoming calls on the Truecaller interface. And the incoming calls which will be highlighted in colours to show if it is important or spam. For example, for saved contacts, the incoming calls will be blue, for spam calls it will be red, for priority calls it will be purple, for users who have gold accounts it will appear gold. Here are the steps to enable the feature.
- Download the Truecaller app and install it.
- Open the app>Go to Settings.
- Scroll down on the left panel>Click Caller ID.
- From the right panel>Select Full-screen>Set as default.
- Now the Full-screen feature will be enabled.
Use the Gold Caller ID or Premium badge:
Using the paid options of Premium and Gold will let you use some advanced options like a Pro. The Premium account will allow you to block ads, also let you see the profile who viewed you, some advanced spam calls blocking etc. And the Gold accounts will give you a gold caller ID in addition to the above-mentioned premium features. And your profile will be in gold colour when you make outgoing calls, it is usually hard to ignore such a gold account on the Truecaller ID app.
Choose a reason for the outgoing calls:
To make your outgoing calls very important and make sure the one you are dialling will pick up your call, you can add a reason for the call. Once you choose the reason before dialling the calls the call reason will appear on the screen along with Call alerts and Caller ID on the call receiver phone. These are the steps you can do to use the choose a reason feature.
- Open the Truecaller app.
- Click on the three-horizontal icon on the top left corner.
- Go to settings>Select General.
- Scroll down and toggle the Choose a reason before calls
- Now from the options shown up, you can select a reason before your outgoing calls.
Hide online or Last seen on the app:
For those who like to stay hidden the option is available to off the last seen on the app. Truecaller uses many icon colours to indicate if the profile is online, on a call, or busy. To avoid the feature and stay hidden follow the steps.
- Go to settings from the menu options.
- Navigate to the Privacy Center.
- From the Privacy Center page>Toggle off the Availability.
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