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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Create new group in Enhanced Push-to-Talk for Android devices

Note: Contacts must be entered into Enhanced PTT for Android Devices before any groups can be created.

  1. From the “Home” tab Home tab icon, tap the plus sign plus sign icon.

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  2. Tap New Group.

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  3. Tap in the “Group Name” field to activate keypad.
  4. Type desired group name, and then tap Done.

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  5. To select a picture, tap the “ICON” thumbnail.

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  6. 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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  7. To select contact’s display color, tap the “COLOR” thumbnail.

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  8. Tap desired color, and then tap Save.

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

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  10. Tap Add Members to select existing Enhanced Push-to-Talk contacts to add to the group.

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  11. Scroll to and select the desired contacts by tapping the checkboxes, and then tap Add.

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  12. Scroll to confirm group details, and then tap Save.

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

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