AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk

Learn how to use your Enhanced Push-to-Talk service to talk almost instantly to other subscribers walkie-talkie style using their supported regular devices and smartphones. Use our self-help resources to learn how to place and receive calls, manage contacts and groups, send and receive alerts, and understand notifications.

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Add contact from address book in Enhanced Push-to-Talk for Android devices

  1.  Tap the plus sign Plus icon.

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  2. Tap New PTT Contact

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  3. Tap Native Phone Book.

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  4. Your address book opens.
  5. Scroll to and tap your desired contact

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  6. Confirm contact details.
    Note: Once created, a contact’s phone number may not be edited. 
  7. To select a picture, tap the “Icon” thumbnail. 

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  8. You may choose one of three icon options:
    1. Select a pre-set icon and then tap Save.

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    2. Take a new photo.
      1. Tap the camera icon camera icon

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      2. Aim camera and tap the camera button to take a photo.

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      3. Tap Save

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    3. Select a photo from your phone.
      1. Tap Photo Gallery

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      2. Select a photo from your photo gallery.
      3. Crop the photo, and then tap Done.
        <Note: Tap and drag the crop tool to move. Tap and drag a corner to resize. 

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  9. To select contact’s display color, tap the “Color” thumbnail. 

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  10. Tap desired color, and then tap Save

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  11. To set contact as a favorite, tap the “Favorite” thumbnail. 

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  12. Tap Save.

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  13. Your new Enhanced Push-to-Talk contact is in the “Contacts” tab Contacts tab icon, ready for use.

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