How to make a phone call from my laptop? If you want to use your laptop as a phone and want to make phone calls from the laptop then applications like Google Voice, iCall, and Evaphone are the best options to be considered.
For making calls through Google Voice you will be needing the voice and video chat plug-in.
On the other iCall and Evaphone have restrictions on the length of the call and number of calls you can make per day.
But still, these are two considered as the best apps for making phone calls from the laptop alongside Google Voice.
Step-By-Step Guide on How can I make a phone call from my laptop
As mentioned earlier, there are 3 best and most preferred applications, Google Voice, iCall, and Evaphone, for making calls from your laptop.
The following step-by-step guide will guide you that how to make a phone call from my laptop using these 3 applications.
1. To Make Phone Call from Your Laptop is with the Help of Google Voice
The first thing you will have to do is to open any browser on your laptop, most preferably Google Chrome.
Now search Gmail in the search bar of the browser. After opening the Gmail login to your Gmail account.
If you don’t have a Gmail account then click Create an Account and provide your data for creating the account on Gmail.
After you are logged into your account click the “Call Phone” link which is present just below the email option list.
Now a dial pad will open up on the right side of your laptop screen.
The next step to make phone call is to now using the dial pad dial the number which you want to call either by clicking on the numbers on the dial pad or by using the laptop keypad.
After dialing the click “Call” ad your call will be placed.
2. With the Help of Evaphone
First of all, go to the Evaphone website and click “Register Now” so that you can create an account on Evaphone.
After providing your account information click “Register” to create our account.
After creating your account on Evaphone, log in to your account. Dial the number to make a call from the laptop of the person to whom you want to call. Then click “Call”.
Now a pop-up message will appear on the top-left side of the browser. This message is basically asking for access to your camera and microphone.
Click “Allow” on the pop-up to allow Evaphone to access your camera and microphone.
If you deny the access you will not be able to use the calling service from Evaphone.
If you want to disconnect your call then you can press the red “End Call”. Well, one thing you should keep in mind here is that the number of calling minutes and the number of calls you can make per day are limited (i.e. two calls per day).
This means you can make a call of a specific number of minutes per day.
3. With the help of iCall
Step 1:Navigate to the iCall website on your web browser ad open the website.
Now on the website click “From your Computer” and then click the “Download all now” button.
After clicking the download a software wizard will start. Now follow the steps given by the setup wizard properly so that all phone is properly installed your laptop.
The next step to make a phone call from your laptop is that After the download is finished, open the iCall application in your laptop and click “Dial the Phone Number”.
Now you can either use the keypad of your laptop for dialing the number of the person to whom you want to make a call or you can dial the number by clicking on the numbers on the dial pad.
The last step to make phone call from your laptop is to Now click “Call” to make the phone call. Like Evaphone, iCall has a limit set to the number of calling minutes, i.e. 5 minutes.
So after the call reaches this limit your call will automatically get disconnected.
To reconnect again you will have to call the recipient from the iCall again.
I hope you will do easily phone call from your laptop, if you have any confusion please comments below.