Answer or ignore a call or video call

On desktop (MacOS and Windows) or on Wire for Web:

When receiving an incoming call while in Wire, click ACCEPT to answer it or DECLINE to ignore it.

If Wire is minimized, an incoming call notification appears. Click the notification and inside Wire click ACCEPT to answer it or DECLINE to ignore it. You will no longer hear ringing, and the call visual will disappear.

On mobile devices:

While in Wire: When an incoming call screen appears, tap Accept  to answer the call. 

If you're not in Wire, or the app is minimized:

iOS: The call will appear on your home or lock screen, like a regular network call. Swipe right to accept the call. Tap the device's power button to decline the call.

To disable this feature:

  • Tap Settings .
  • Tap Options.
  • Toggle Share with iOS to off.

Android: A full screen notification will appear. Tap and drag your contact's avatar to Accept  to answer the call, or to Decline Hang_up.pngto ignore it.

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