OnCall Pager & Text Alerter 5.03

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Publisher Description

Works on latest Android 7 Nougat!

Throw away your pager & monthly bills!! Allows Custom alerting for incoming text messages (SMS & MMS). Turn your phone into a pager, with received text messages!


- Doctors

- IT professionals

- Anyone wanting to customize text alerts from a certain sender


- Do you participate in an on call rotation where you get your pages via a text message? Hospital or IT professional?

- Need persistent reminders until you acknowledge the text from a certain someone or group?

- Need better control over sound alerts for text alerts?

- Need to silence alerts from a certain someone, area code, or email domain?

- Have a girlfriend or spouse that you can't afford to miss a text from?

- Get text messages from your children that you cannot miss?

Free Version:

- Free!! Free version is completely functional and no ads; Pro version simply has more features

- Download the Pro version to get access to all the locked features! (Search: OnCall Pager Pro)


- Very light-weight application, tiny install

- Works on KitKat

- Simple easy to user interface

- Supports SMS & MMS types of text messages, including MMS via email

- Reminder feature (persistent) for a keyword match for multiple senders

- Works great for scenarios where sender has different numbers each time (If your work for example sends texts from different numbers, but all begin with 712######, then just enter 712 as search string in ContactMatch to get a match

- Can enter search string to distinguish sender(s) (Contact # or email), then apply rules against (either email if coming via email, or phone # if coming via phone). Since it's a search string you can use just a partial # such as an area code, or domain name from email, etc (Could set to get persistent reminders for all email MMS texts sent from your work, for example).

- CustomContacts show a red Notification icon, while all other texts show a green icon

- Select actions for text from custom sender: Ignore only this sender, Only alert for this sender, Alert for everyone

- Spam filter option - prevent alerts for numbers with 6 digits or less

- Select custom sounds

- In-app volume control seperate from other system volumes

- Vibrate option

- Notification LED: blinks green for default senders, red for a match

- Many other options

Permissions Explained: (applies to both versions)

- Needed to process incoming SMS text message: RECEIVE_SMS, READ_SMS,

- Needed to process incoming MMS text message: RECEIVE_WAP_PUSH, RECEIVE_MMS

- Needed for vibrate option: VIBRATE

- Needed to translate incoming sender to a Contact in your phone: READ_CONTACTS

- Needed to keep device on while it is processing a message and alerting: WAKE_LOCK

- Needed for troubleshooting, but only used when Debug option or Email logs option in the menu is selected: READ_LOGS, WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE (allows logs to be written to storage device)


- Every phone and carrier is different, so make sure to test first!

- Disclaimer: Developer is NOT responsible for any missed texts!

- Within App, go into Menu Options to get Help or App info including versioning

- If you are having trouble with getting CustomContact to work, open a text from the sender you want to apply the rule to, select their message to get to message details or try to long press their actual message & click Details (differs on each phone). In there you should see the raw "From:" field. This is the field the app uses to search against for the CustomContact. Should be either a phone number or an email address.

- If you still can't figure it out, please send the Developer an email, along with the Logs (Menu Options-> Email Logs to Developer)

- Activate option in Menu Options should be ignored; Find the Pro version in the market to upgrade.

Keywords: OnCall On-call On Call Pager Hospital IT Doctor

OnCall Pager & Text Alerter is a free software application from the Telephony subcategory, part of the Communications category. The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2017-02-06. The program can be installed on Android.

OnCall Pager & Text Alerter (version 5.03) is available for download from our website. Just click the green Download button above to start. Until now the program was downloaded 9 times. We already checked that the download link to be safe, however for your own protection we recommend that you scan the downloaded software with your antivirus.

Program Details


Publisher K&N Software
Released Date 2017-02-06
Languages English


Category Communications
Subcategory Telephony

System requirements

Operating systems android

Download information

File size
Total downloads 9


License model Free
Price N/A

Version History

Here you can find the changelog of OnCall Pager & Text Alerter since it was posted on our website on 2016-12-23. The latest version is 5.03 and it was updated on soft112.com on 2018-03-21. See below the changes in each version:

version 5.03

posted on 2017-02-06

Pro version now available! (Search: OnCall Pager Pro)
Change Log:
v 5.03
- Added link to Privacy Policy
- Updated notification icons depending on Android version
v 5.02
- Bug fix with notification light
v 5.01
- Minor bug fixes with sound (app crash)
- Icon updates due to new Android L requirements
- New pro features: Control max time sound can play for 3rd party sounds & Custom speech text
v 5.0
- Works on Android Lollipop (5.0)
- Added functionality to play 3rd party sounds

version 5.02

posted on 2014-11-24

Pro version now available! (Search: OnCall Pager Pro),Change Log:,v 5.02,- Bug fix with notification light,v 5.01,- Minor bug fixes with sound (app crash),- Icon updates due to new Android L requirements,- New pro features: Control max time sound can play for 3rd party sounds & Custom speech text,v 5.0,- Works on Android Lollipop (5.0),- Added functionality to play 3rd party sounds

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Release Date: 2017-02-06
Publisher: K&N Software
Operating System: android
Type: Free