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Using extensions in the telephone field?

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This topic contains 1 reply, has 2 voices, and was last updated by  Luke Oatham 8 months, 3 weeks ago.

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  • #2906

    aaron robb
    Participant

    Any idea what the best way to use phone extensions in the telephone field would be in the staff listing?
    The issue is the phone number links using the “tel:” code, but it doesn’t work if you use an extension in the field (ie: 1-555-555-5555 ex. 234). On a computer it’s fine, but if you’re on a mobile, it lets you click the phone number and doesn’t work.
    Is there a good way to set this up?

    Best practice I could find for “tel:” with extensions is to use a comma between the number and the extension (ie: ), but that doesn’t look right when you’re on the website.

    Thoughts?

  • #2919

    Luke Oatham
    Keymaster

    I’ve put some changes into version 4.34.7 which should help.

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