Android Internet calling

You may have come across the term internet calling on your phone and wondered how you can use this feature on your phone. So here’s a tutorial on how you can make use of this built-in feature on your Android phone. You can use the same concept on other devices where Internet calling configs are available. First sign-up for a Guroo number, if you already have a Guroo number, that’s perfect, then have your number and password nearby for the next steps. On your phone, go to your dialer screen. Open your options menu as shown below. Select “Call settings” and scroll down to the “Internet Call settings” section, this is usually right at the bottom. Select “Accounts” Select “Add account”. Before entering the settings, select “Optional settings” to reveal all settings. Enter Username, Password, Server, Authentication username and Outgoing proxy address as given below: Username: +2638644923003(use your number instead here) Password: Your password (check your email or set on the User Portal) Server: africom.com Authentication username: +2638644923003@africom.com (use your number) Outgoing proxy address: 41.221.159.76 Save these settings. When done, on the “Accounts” page on your phone, it will show a “Receiving calls” message meaning your configs are correct and working. Be patient on this part as your phone may take more than one attempt to connect. Go back to “Call settings” and select “Use Internet calling”. Chose an option that suits your needs best. For all calls when mobile network available: All your calls will use Internet Calling when your phone internet or WiFi is available. Only for Internet calls: Well, this will only use Internet Calling when you are calling numbers recognised as Internet...

How to use Guroo on iOS

To use Guroo on iOS (iPhone or iPad) you must download a Softphone client and configure your account on the phone. Click here for quick configurations for Zoiper Zoiper is a free VoIP SIP softphone available on android, iOS, Windows (Phone and Desktop) and Linux. Visit the Zoiper website for more information on their application. Bria (Paid) iPad Edition and iPhone edition is an award-winning SIP-based softphone designed specifically for your iPad or iPhone – brought to you by CounterPath Corporation, the market leader of desktop and mobile VoIP software and solutions. Join is a generic and free SIP Softphone with support for HD voice and video. Inspired by the idea of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device), Join works perfectly with Guroo. All you need is to configure it, instructions here. After installing the app on your phone, you can now go to the settings and ensure the configurations given below are properly set. Account Name : Guroo Host : africom.com Username : +26386449****** (where the ****** represent the rest of your Guroo number) Password : (your password) Authentication user: +2638644******@africom.com Outbound proxy: 41.221.159.76 Configuration instructions for...

How to purchase credit

You can purchase credit from our online shop: www.guro-opay.com. We accept PayPal, VISA, Mastercard, ZImswitch ready cards and related cards. You chose whether you want a direct recharge to your Guroo number or you want to receive your recharge vouchers.

How to get a Guroo number

To get a Guroo number you have to follow one of our register buttons. You will be asked to provide your details including your Phone number and Email. Your Phone number will have to be verified by an SMS verification code. Your credentials will then be sent to your email upon registration completion.

How to configure Guroo on Zoiper

Zoiper is a free VoIP SIP softphone available on android, iOS, Windows (Phone and Desktop) and Linux as they say it themselves on their website: Zoiper softphones run on a multitude of different platforms. No matter if you are using mac, linux or windows, iPhone, android or a browser, we got a solution for all. (and we are working hard on adding even more). The following tutorial focuses on how to install and use Guroo on Zoiper. We start with the Android platform first iPhone users you can try mirroring the same instructions for Android since these apps are quite similar on Android and iOS. Before you start you should have registered and received your Guroo number and password. Here is a post on how to get a Guroo number, or just go ahead and register here. Install Zoiper to your phone if you haven’t downloaded it yet from the Zoiper website Once you have Zoiper on your phone open it. You may ignore the message to buy Zoiper Gold, Guroo doesn’t need really, so just cancel the What’s new message. You should be on the home screen now. Now click config on the top-right corner. Select Accounts, then Add account. On the Account setup prompt “Do you already have an account (username and password)?” select yes. Then select Manual config. Now you’re on the config screen. Enter the config details below: Account Name : Guroo Host : africom.com Username : +26386449****** (where the ****** represent the rest of your Guroo number) Password : (your password) Authentication user: +2638644******@africom.com Outbound proxy: 41.221.159.76 Then Save Your account should show an “Account is ready” message You can test your...