How do I receive a call with the SPOT Global Phone?
Author:SPOT Web Team Article Reference #:AA-00446 Views:2628 Date Added:2013-04-24 01:00 PM Last Updated:2013-04-26 11:59 AM 3.05 Rating/ 7 Voters
To receive a call on the SPOT Global Phone, your phone must be activated, powered on, and you must be outside, with a clear view of the sky with the antenna extended.

  • The antenna must be rotated, extended and pointed straight up to the sky.
    • To raise the antenna, rotate it towards the sky and pull out the retractable portion until it is fully extended
    • To lower the antenna, carefully rotate it back towards the body of the phone. Push the retractable portion of the antenna back into the antenna base until it is fully stowed
  • The phone should be used outdoors where the entire sky is viewable and away from 
  • Make sure the ringer volume is turned up
  • Press the “Send Key” to answer the call.  You can also set up any-key answer.  Refer to the User Guide for more details.
  • To end the call, press the “End” button
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