When you set Visual Voicemail as your Voicemail Notification type, your English or Spanish messages are transcribed and sent to you as an email message with an audio file (.wav) attachment, a text message (SMS) to your mobile phone or both.
To turn Visual Voicemail on or off, either turn Voicemail Notification on or off or change Voicemail Notification type.
Turn Voicemail Notification on or off:
Change Voicemail Notification type:
My daughter said she would call when it was time to pick her up, but I was in meetings and had forgotten my phone. Luckily, I had my laptop and could easily check email. I read her transcribed voicemail and picked her up as requested, without looking like the forgetful mom.