How to turn off phone calls on Mac (temporarily or permanently)

Using my iPhone while working on my Mac is so easy that I love it. I also wish to work without distractions sometimes. For Mac users like myself, I’ll teach you How to turn off phone calls on Mac.

How to temporarily disable Mac calls

  • In the Mac menu bar, click the Control Centre button. Then, choose Focus from the list that comes up.

How to turn off phone calls on Mac (temporarily or permanently)

  • Click on “Do Not Disturb.”

How to turn off phone calls on Mac (temporarily or permanently)

Besides that, you can pick between focus mode for an hour or turning off the call until evening. Read our comprehensive guide on using Control Centre on Mac for more information.

By Using Siri

  • Use the Launchpad to call up Siri. Say “Hey Siri” if set up.
  • Tell Siri, “Turn on Do Not Disturb until this evening on my Mac.” she will listen.
  • Siri will now check to make sure the feature is on.

You’ve successfully turned off phone calls on your Mac, but remember that this will only work for a short time. Scroll down to find a fix that will last longer.

How to permanently disable Mac phone calls

  • Open FaceTime on your Mac.
  • Then go to the menu bar and click FaceTime. Then click Settings.

How to turn off phone calls on Mac (temporarily or permanently)

  • Click on the General tab and uncheck the box next to Call From iPhone.

How to turn off phone calls on Mac (temporarily or permanently)

Disable Mac calls in iPhone Settings permanently

  • Open up your iPhone’s settings.
  • Pick Phone.
  • Turn off the button next to your Mac’s name when you’re done with Calls on Other Devices.

How to turn off phone calls on Mac (temporarily or permanently)

FAQs

When I turn off Mac phone calls, what happens to calls that come in?
When you disable Mac phone calls, your phone won’t ring when new calls arrive.. Your iPhone will still be able to accept calls, though.

Can I stop certain friends from calling me on my Mac?
There’s not a set way to stop Mac phone calls from going to certain friends, which is a shame. But turning off Mac calls also turns off all iPhone calls.

Also Check this: How to pin items to the menu bar on Mac {2023}

Have fun computing!

It’s great that I could help you find the information you need to change how your Mac handles incoming calls. I believe this knowledge may help you concentrate and be more effective every day, from my experience.

If you need more assistance organising and prioritising, see our article on the top Mac task management software. It provides essential knowledge and problem-solving assistance.

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