Enabling and Disabling Call Forwarding on Yealink T4 Series Handset

Enabling and Disabling Call Forwarding on Yealink T4 Series Handset

This guide explains how to enable and disable the Call Forwarding (sometimes referred to as call divert) feature on YeaLink T4 Series phones. 
Call Forwarding can also we setup (and works if the phone is offline, via VentureTel.app - see instructions here

Always Forward

Always Forward will unconditionally forward all calls to the specified telephone number.

To Enable Always Forward from the Phone Menu

  1. Press the Menu softkey
  2. Press 2 for 2. Features
  3. Press 1 for 2. Call Forward
  4. Press 1 for Always Forward
  5. Highlight 1. Always Forward and toggle so it is Enabled
  6. Highlight 2. Forward to and enter the destination telephone number which should receive forwarded calls
  7. Press the Save softkey

To Disable Always Forward from the Phone Menu

  1. Press the Menu softkey
  2. Press 2 for 2. Features
  3. Press 1 for 2. Call Forward
  4. Press 1 for Always Forward
  5. Highlight 1. Always Forward and toggle so it is Disabled
  6. Press the Save softkey

Busy Forward

Busy Forward will conditionally forward all calls to the specified telephone number if the handset is already on a phone call.

To Enable Busy Forward from the Phone Menu

  1. Press the Menu softkey
  2. Press 2 for 2. Features
  3. Press 1 for 2. Call Forward
  4. Press 2 for Busy Forward
  5. Highlight 1. Busy Forward and toggle so it is Enabled
  6. Highlight 2. Forward to and enter the destination telephone number which should receive forwarded calls
  7. Press the Save softkey

To Disable Busy Forward from the Phone Menu

  1. Press the Menu softkey
  2. Press 2 for 2. Features
  3. Press 1 for 2. Call Forward
  4. Press 2 for Busy Forward
  5. Highlight 1. Busy Forward and toggle so it is Disabled
  6. Press the Save softkey

No Answer Forward

No Answer Forward will conditionally forward all calls to the specified telephone number if an incoming call is not answered in a specified amount of time.

To Enable No Answer Forward from the Phone Menu

  1. Press the Menu softkey
  2. Press 2 for 2. Features
  3. Press 1 for 2. Call Forward
  4. Press 3 for No Answer Forward
  5. Highlight 1. No Answer Forward and toggle so it is Enabled
  6. Highlight 2. Forward to and enter the destination telephone number which should receive forwarded calls
  7. Highlight 3. After Ring Time and select the desired time out. Each ring is approx 3 seconds.
  8. Press the Save softkey

To Disable No Answer Forward from the Phone Menu

  1. Press the Menu softkey
  2. Press 2 for 2. Features
  3. Press 1 for 2. Call Forward
  4. Press 3 for No Answer Forward
  5. Highlight 1. No Answer Forward and toggle so it is Disabled
  6. ‚ÄčPress the Save softkey

    • Related Articles

    • How to Enable Call Forwarding From The Web App

      To enable call forwarding click the gear icon in the lower left. Choose the Call Forwarding menu option, toggle on and then choose your preferred options.
    • Disabling SIP ALG

      Disabling SIP-ALG is an essential part of setting QoS on a router and optimizing it for your VentureTel service. Many ALGs (including Cisco's) have bugs which cause call flow and registration failures. Some ALGs (including Cisco's) intermittently ...
    • How to enable/disable call waiting tone on YeaLink

      Press the “Menu” button on the phone Choose the “Features” option Select “Call Waiting” Choose option “2. Call Tone” Set to “Enable” to enable tones, or set to “Disable” to turn off Save
    • How do I retrieve my IP address of my Yealink DECT Base Station?

      Using either the Yealink W52P or W56P Handset - do the following: Pickup one of the Handsets that is registered to the base station. Click OK Click OK on the (i) Icon Click OK on the BASE option The IP address of the Base will be displayed on the ...
    • YeaLink Firmware 66.85.X Not Currently Supported

      YeaLink recently released a new firmware version 66.85.x, which is not currently supported. Specifically the 66.85.x version of firmware has problems with transferring calls using the BLF/function key. If your phone has been updated to a 66.85.x ...