AT&T U-Verse: I'm not receiving incoming calls

A simple 2 step guide for solving this common AT&T U-Verse problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

First try

-Check that cords are securely connected to your gateway.
-Reboot your gateway by unplugging the power cord for two minutes.
-Plug the power cord back in and wait two minutes for the gateway to fully power up.
If that doesn't work, make sure call forwarding is not enabled. To do this:

-Log in to myAT&T.
-Hover over Home Phone at the top of the page and select Manage Features.
-Select the Phone Features tab.
-Select All Call Forwarding and make sure the Off radio button is selected.
-Select Save.
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After thousands of AT&T U-Verse customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: AT&T U-Verse: I'm not receiving incoming calls; My service man just left ** minutes ago, and my phone is not working.; I am a new customer and need to set up email; I keep losing my wifi access to my devices in my house; my uverse service is *.* mps. Since yesterday, it is only running at about *.* mps. What is ca...; I have permanent UVerse "blocked" and unpublished * on my Uverse landline. Is there a way to to...... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 2 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 23 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting AT&T U-Verse. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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