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The telephone app in the app store is a great one to use, i'm using it in mountain lion and it works perfectly, was by far the easiest softphone I've ever set up. http://itunes.apple.com/nz/app/telephone/id406825478?mt=12


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It doesn't access the phone hardware directly. Instead, you enter the number and Google's servers call the number entered and simultaneously calls your iPhone on it's number. Merging those two calls happens in google's servers, putting both you and your recipient in communication through their hardware.


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This is, unfortunately, a limitation of Google Voice. Google Voice cannot spoof your friends' numbers, so it has to send texts from its own numbers. However, each of your contacts will have a unique number from which Voice will send you texts, so you can send messages to those numbers and reply to them and it will reach your friends. There are two ways ...


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Skype and Google Voice act very differently in the way that calls are received on your phone. Skype is VOIP (Voice Over IP) software, and all calls made using Skype will use your data plan when you're not in a WiFi area. However, if you have Skype Call Forwarding configured to forward to your iPhone you will be charged per minute just like a regular cell ...


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The developer's twitter page said that Google has revoked access to Google Voice for GrowlVoice so they can no longer support the app. It has since been removed from the App Store as well and I am also looking for an alternative to this wonderful application.


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You can find the google voice command line script Here With it, you can simply type ./googlevoice.pl call 12345678 To do a call. Other features like SMS and cancelling a call is there as well.


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See iPad: Using Bluetooth headsets and keyboards in Apple’s Knowledge Base: Bluetooth car kit functionality is limited to audio output. Additional car kit features are not supported on iPad. The article on supported Bluetooth profiles on iOS might also be of interest. As you can see, the first-generation iPad doesn’t support the Hands-Free Profile (HFP ...


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The tweak Phone GV Extension integrates Google Voice into the normal Phone app. I haven't tried it myself, but it's pretty popular and has a free trial available. Here's a Lifehacker post that recommends it and also suggests an App Store app: GV Mobile +.


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Simply turn off voicemail for calls to google voice using the web interface for that google voice number. If you activated the carrier settings like in the image below - click the instructions to reverse those changes with the carrier. You could also call your carrier for help since it's a feature that has different commands on a per-carrier basis. They ...


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Use Fluid to create a site specific browser, log into gmail/gtalk uisng the mailbox of your google voice account. Then convert the SSB to a Menu item. That way it stays active and you never lose track of the soft phone - It's always on the menu when you want to dial or answer a call. Oh, you need to add your google chat as one of the phones you use with ...


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Go to Settings -> Notifications -> Google Voice. You'll see underneath the the 'Google Voice' line what's being pushed for notifications, chances are yours will say 'Off'. Just tap it and pick which ones you want to happen when you receive a SMS.


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I'm going to assume that you mean this app: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/phone-for-google-voice-talk/id541829441?mt=8 Since the app is free, it's reasonable to have ads. You could email the developer and ask for it to be removed in the next release. Or, if you don't mind losing the Google Voice integration, you could go with Verbs ($1), which is an IM ...


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No, it is currently not possible for Siri to use other apps than the ones it already integrates with. Source: Daring Fireball (paragraph 9, or ⌘F “there are parallels”).


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As google has shown in this link, this is a normal feature of Voice. You have your Voice account set up to forward messages to your phone (from google). Unless you have a phone number at Google Voice, you will receive the messages from one of the random phone numbers that Google owns. It is stated many times on the net that if you get the Google Voice app, ...


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You can also click elements with JavaScript: tell application "Google Chrome" to tell active tab of window 1 execute javascript "document.getElementById('chrome-web-store-title').click()" --execute javascript "document.querySelectorAll('.tile-grid .most-visited')[3].click()" end tell Focusing an existing tab by URL: tell application "Google ...


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To get inbound calls, set up an inbound-only US phone number for a Skype account via Skype. These cost $60 for the year. Then set up that number as a Google Voice call back number. When someone calls your Google Voice number, GV forwards it to your Skype number. Works like a champ for me down in Ecuador on my local carrier's 3G network. You make calls ...


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If you use Google's browser, Chrome, then you can install the "Chat for Google" extension. Beside installing the "extension" through the Google Chrome Web Store it requires no configuration because it automatically signs you in unless you're already signed into your Google Account. It only runs while Chrome is running, which is disappointing, so if you ...


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You may want to give GV Connect a try or Talkatone. Both work on iPad with instructions here and here.


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It looks like it's clicking 300 pixels right, and 100 pixels down from the top left corner. (I'm not sure if that's the top left corner of the screen or of the Safari window...) You can find out where that is by pressing Shift-Command-4, then moving the cross hair until the top number is 300, and the bottom number is 100. You can get rid of the cross hair by ...


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You can buy yourself a copy of Bria for the Iphone. I use it and prefer it over other earlier voip applications. It works well. Now sign up for a voip.ms account and set up a voip service to use. Wala. Dirt cheap calling via the iphone. You will of course need to be in a wifi area, or have data enabled on your phone. Full integration with native contacts, ...


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Check the Twitter feed for the developer. As of nine hours ago GrowlVoice access to Google Voice has been shutdown and will not be corrected.



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