If you’ve decided to switch full time to using your Google Voice number as your primary number (and there are certainly a slew of features to entice you to do so), here’s a simple guide to doing so.
Porting your existing number from your land line or your cell phone over to your Google Voice account is as simple as visiting your account and clicking Settings -> Change/Port.
Check out the video below to see what you need to do in, in addition to authorizing the port, to make sure everything goes smoothly with your service provider.
You can read more in the official Google FAQ available at the link below.
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- Published 01/26/11