How to Skip Calls on Your iPhone with Remind Me Later

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If I get a call on my iPhone when I'm busy, I'll tap Decline and immediately forget that someone called me. I was happy to discover that there's a way to get your iPhone to remind you to call the person back. Here's how to skip phone calls with Remind Me Later, so you won't be playing phone tag for days on end.

Related: How to Block a Phone Number on iPhone: Texts & Calls

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  • When you receive an incoming call, tap Remind Me, which is above Decline. The call will automatically be declined.

  • On the screen that pops up, you can select whether to receive a reminder to call back in one hour or when you've left your current location. 

Just tap your preference and you're good to go!

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Hallei is a 2018 graduate of Maharishi University of Management with a BFA in Creative & Professional Writing. She's currently working on a novel about people using witchcraft to clean their houses.