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.

Back to product page

Place an individual call in AT&T Enhanced Push-to-Talk for BlackBerry devices

  1. From the “Home” tab Home tab icon, scroll to desired individual with green availability indicator.

    Step 1

  2. Individual/Private Enhanced PTT call is ready.
  3. Press and hold the phone’s designated Enhanced PTT button to initialize call, and begin speaking after the ‘chirp’ sound. Alternately, you can press the phone’s Menu key, and then tap/click Call.
    Note: If individual is unavailable, pressing Enhanced PTT button produces an ‘error’ tone and message.

    Step 3

  4. A dialogue bubble indicates that you ‘have the floor’. When you finish speaking, release the button.
  5. When your contact replies, a dialogue bubble indicates that they are speaking.
  6. End the call at any time by tapping/clicking End Call.

    Step 6

  7. After call ends, it appears on the Home tab Home tab icon under “History”.