Telephone number links

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Telephone number links

Postby Andy Dowse » 18 May 2018, 11:49

How do I create telephone number links that work with a single tap on mobiles.

I have a contacts page with several telephone numbers.

When this page is viewed on my iPhone it recognises the telephone numbers by turning them into blue links, but when I tap them nothing happens.

If I press and hold it then brings up the call and message options – but people will expect to just tap the number, nobody is going to press and hold to make a call.

I have tried making the number a hyperlink with 'tel:1234368790', but it makes no difference.

Is there a way of getting this to work.

Regards
Andy
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