1. Are you ready for the Galaxy S20? Here is everything we know so far!

Caller ID shows wrong name

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by davidgoerndt66, Dec 25, 2011.

  1. davidgoerndt66

    Thread Starter

    When I call someone, caller ID shows another name that's not mine. Any ideas?
     


  2. ad2435

    ad2435 Member


    I once had a problem with the number not showing up at all and i checked out:

    settings
    call
    additional settings
    caller id

    I have mine set to show number.
     
  3. davidgoerndt66

    Thread Starter

    Caller ID shows the correct number and not my name name, Caller ID displays an incorrect name. There's no way to set the correct name from the phone. It look like I'll have to contact AT&T to correct it,
     
  4. Mr. Ed

    Mr. Ed Extreme Android User

    Are you on a family plan or a newly activated number?

    Our account had my wife's name on all of the lines. A quick stop by an att store and they fixed it right up
     
  5. davidgoerndt66

    Thread Starter

    I have a newly activated number. I talked to ATT support and they are going to contact other carriers with the correct name. I found out that some of the smaller carriers don't update their ID database very often, so the name that shows up may never get corrected unless I call the carrier and ask them to update.
     
    Mr. Ed likes this.

Samsung Galaxy S2 Skyrocket Forum

The Samsung Galaxy S2 Skyrocket release date was November 2011. Features and Specs include a 4.5" inch screen, 8MP camera, 1GB RAM, Snapdragon S3 processor, and 1850mAh battery.

November 2011
Release Date
0
Reviews
Loading...

Share This Page

Loading...