Out Of Office

More FAQ
  • 1. What are charges for the service?

    This service is provided to all postpaid customers FREE of charge. However you will be charged MVR1 for each SMS sent to 146 to set up OOF.

  • 2. How do I use the service?

    Enable: your personal message.

    For example, oof enable: I am currently traveling overseas. For urgent matters please call my secretary on 332 2802. I will be back on the 10th.

  • 3. Can I send the personalized SMS to only a selected number of callers?

    Yes. You can define a list of up to 10 numbers so that your personalized SMS will only be sent to these numbers.

  • 4. Will I be charged for the personalized OOF SMS that is sent on my behalf?

    No. You will not be charged for the outgoing SMS.

  • 5. I have caller notification feature activated, will OOF also work at the same time?

    Yes. Both the features will work simultaneously.

  • 6. What is the length of the SMS I can compose to enable OOF?

    You may compose an SMS up to 140 characters when you enable the OOF.

  • 7. How many times will a caller receive OOF notification when he keeps calling me repeatedly?

    If you have the OOF feature enabled and you are not available, the caller will get the OOF notification immediately, but he will not receive the notification if he makes a call for the next 60 minutes.