How to divert an iPhone – call forwarding instructions

How to divert calls on your iPhone:

  1. Go to the Settings app
  2. Click on “Phone” (about halfway down)
  3. Next go to “Call Forwarding”
  4. Call Forwarding is turned on by moving the button to the right
  5. Next click on “Forward To”
  6. Finally type in the phone number of where you want calls diverted to
  7. When finished, simply tap the back button to save changes

Go to the home screen of your iPhone and select “settings”

iPhone divert instructions - select settings

Select/tap the ‘Phone’ tab as shown

select phone tab

Select/tap the call forwarding button

Select call forwarding

Toggle/select call forwarding (it should turn green)

Toggle call forwarding

Click on ‘Forward to’ as shown below

click forward to

Simply type in the phone number of where you want calls to be diverted to

Type telephone number

Now return to call forwarding settings

Return to settings

The number you have just entered should now show in grey

Number should now be in grey

If everything has been successful then a phone icon with an arrow should now be appearing to the top of your iPhone screen to confirm that call forwarding is now on

Call forwarding success

Page Last Updated: March 12th, 2021