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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Send an alert from the Contacts tab in Enhanced Push-to-Talk for Android devices

Note: Alerts are text and tone (depending on the receiving phone’s volume settings) only and do not include voice. Both you and the recipient must be in Available status to send alerts. Only one alert may be sent at a time.

  1. From the Contacts tab Contacts tab icon, scroll to desired contact and tap the checkbox.

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  2. Tap Alert.
    Note: If individual is unavailable, tapping Alert produces an ‘error’ tone and message.

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  3. Alert confirmation appears.

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