Wi-Fi Calling Not Working on iOS 12 (iPhone/iPad)


Wi-Fi calling is a feature of iOS devices that allows us to call using Wi-Fi networks. Wi-Fi calling is very much useful for people in rural locations who don’t get good network connection at their homes or business places. But some iPhone users complain that “Wi-Fi calling is not working on their iPhone”. They said that this problem occurred after updating iOS 12. Here I Gonna share some solutions to solve your problem.
Solution 1: Enable Wi-Fi calling

  1. Go to Settings -> Phone -> Wi-Fi calling.
  2. Switch the Wi-Fi Calling on this iPhone slider to On.
  3. Now you will see a warning message about location data and what your carrier collects.
  4. Tap “Enable” to turn on Wi-Fi calling.

Solution 2: Force Restart your iPhone
iPhone 6 and earlier
Press and hold the Home and Power Button simultaneously until
the Apple Logo appears.
iPhone 7 & 7 Plus
Press and hold the Side and Volume Down Button at the same time
until the Apple Logo appears.
iPhone 8, 8 Plus, & X

  1. Press the Volume Up Button and then Release it.
  2. Press the Volume Down Button and release it.
  3. Press and hold the Side Button until the Apple Logo appears.

Solution 3: Turn on/Turn Off Wi-Fi calling

  1. Go to Settings -> Phone -> Wi-Fi Calling.
  2. Switch the Wi-Fi Calling on this iPhone slider to On.
  3. A warning message will appear, select Disable.
  4. Again, Go to Settings-> Phone -> Wi-Fi calling.
  5. Switch the Wi-Fi Calling on this iPhone slider to On.
  6. A warning message will appear, select “Enable”.

Solution 4: Reset Network Settings

  1. Go to Settings -> General -> Reset.
  2. Select “Reset network settings”.
  3. Enter the “Passcode”.
  4. A pop-up box will appear. Select “Reset Network Settings”.
  5. Your iPhone will Restart wait until your phone restarts.
  6. Go to Settings->Wi-Fi and enable Wi-Fi.

Solution 5: Restart your Router
If you are using a wireless router,

  1. Disconnect the router from the power by unplug the power cord from the back of the router and wait for some time.
  2. Then plug the power cord into the router.
  3. Reset network settings (Follow the steps from solution 4).

If you are using wireless hotspot,

  1. Turn off the Hotspot.
  2. Wait for few seconds and again turn it on.
  3. Reset Network Settings (Follow the steps from solution 4)

Hope this article is as useful for your problem. If you find this article is as useful to you kindly share your comments. Thank you…

6:01 am

One response to Wi-Fi Calling Not Working on iOS 12 (iPhone/iPad)

It works fine on my iPhone; problem is it no longer works on my iPad. Since upgrading to iOS 12, on both iPhone and iPad, now the iPad only makes calls if it's connected to the same Wi-Fi network as the iPhone, true Wi-Fi calling like it used to have is gone.

Leave a Reply