How to Extend Ring Time on iPhone: 100% Useful Guide

If you need to extend ring time on your iPhone 15/14/13/12, just find answers here and you can get all things right now!

Kathy by Kathy Updated June 11, 2024
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Do you find it frustrating when you miss important phone calls because you can't reach your iPhone quickly enough? Have you ever wished to extend the ringing time so you have more opportunity to answer? Well, you can actually make this happen! With a few simple steps, you can increase the ring time from 15 seconds to 30 seconds.

Extending the ring time will provide you with more opportunity to pick up your phone and answer those crucial calls. What's even better? You can easily do this on your iPhone without requiring any additional tools or technical expertise. In this blog post, we will guide you through the process of extending your iPhone's ring time so you won't miss any important calls anymore. Let's get started!

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How to Extend Ring Time on iPhone Regardless of Phone or Carrier

If you want your iPhone to ring longer, follow these straightforward steps:

Step 1. Open the Phone app on your iPhone.

Step 2. Dial the following sequence: * * 6 1 * 1 0 1 * * 3 0 #

This sequence allows you to adjust how long your phone rings before forwarding the call to voicemail. You can choose between 15, 20, 25, or 30 seconds. By default, the iPhone rings for 20 seconds before sending the call to voicemail.

Step 3. After entering the sequence, tap the Call button.

Step 4. You will receive a confirmation message indicating that the ring time has been extended.

Here's a simplified version of the steps:

Step 1. Open the Phone app.

Step 2. Dial * * 6 1 * 1 0 1 * * 3 0 #.

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Step 3. Press Call.

After completing these steps, your iPhone's ring time will be extended. It's important to note that this method works regardless of your phone model or carrier.

How to Extend Ring Time on iPhones in Australia

The ring time refers to the duration your phone rings before diverting to voicemail. This extension gives you more time to answer incoming calls. Additionally, if you need to contact SpinTel or your current telecommunications provider, you can easily do so using your phone.

How to extend ring time on iPhone 15/14/13/12 in Australia:

Step 1. Open the Phone app.

Step 2. Dial 61*321 followed by the number of seconds you want the phone to ring. For example, if you want your iPhone to ring for an additional 45 seconds, dial 61*32145# and press Call.

After completing these steps, you will receive a confirmation message indicating that call forwarding has been successfully set up.

Please note that this adjustment applies to regular cellular network calls and not internet-based calls made through services like Skype or WhatsApp. If you use SpinTel Wi-Fi or NBN plans with an Android phone and want to extend the ring time, you'll need to adjust settings within the VoIP app.

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If you often find yourself missing important phone calls and need your iPhone to ring longer in Australia, you can easily extend the ring time using a simple shortcut on your phone, regardless of your mobile network. Additionally, take advantage of SpinTel's popular Sim-only mobile plans featuring unlimited talk and text.

Bonus: How to edit iPhone ringtones on PC

When you need to edit your ringtones on iPhone from PC, the professional ringtone maker - FoneTool will be your most ideal choice.

yes You can easily move source and targeted files from iPhone to PC or PC to iPhone.
yes Edit various audio files including mp3, m4a, m4b, m4p, m4r, aif, aiff, flac, wav, aac, etc. as you like on computer.
yes All iOS devices and iOS versions can be supported, even the latest ones.

Now you can download and install it on your Windows PC, then follow the steps below to learn how to make it.

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Step 1. Connect your iPhone to the computer via a USB cable > Launch FoneTool > Go to Toolbox > Tap on Ringtone Maker to continue.

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Step 2. Choose From Device to select music you need.

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Step 3. Choose music on your iPhone > Click on Select.

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Step 4. Edit the music as you like > Once you have finished the process, tap on Save to Device to save it > Click on Save from the pop-up window to finish the process. 

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1. Why isn't my iPhone ringing consistently?

To resolve this issue, check the status of the Ring/Silent switch. If the switch is in Silent Mode (orange band visible), your iPhone won't ring. Locate the Ring/Silent switch on the upper-left side of your device, above the Volume buttons.

2. Can I extend the duration of phone calls using the same method?

No, the method for extending ring time varies across different smartphones and network providers.

3. How do I extend the ring time on all phone devices?

Open your phone app and dial 61*32130, then press the call icon to extend the call duration by up to 30 seconds. You can customize the extension by substituting "30" with 05, 10, 15, 20, or 25 seconds.

4. How to extend ring time on iPhones in Australia?

To extend ring time on iPhones in Australia, dial 61*32130 and press the call button.

5. How to extend ring time on Android like Samsung?

For Samsung or other Android phones, dial 61*32130 and press the call or send button to extend the ring time by 30 seconds.


Increasing the duration of your iPhone's ring before diverting to voicemail is a valuable feature that ensures you never miss important calls. Easily adjust your phone settings to suit your preferences and needs, aiding in managing a busy schedule and being available for urgent matters. Furthermore, you can personalize your iPhone settings at any time to adapt to evolving communication requirements, enhancing connectivity, productivity, and control.

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