MagicJack has been available to the public since 2007. They were and are widely advertised through infomercials. MagicJack is a mechanism that will plug into your computer usuing a standard phone jack that allows you to make calls to the U.S. and Canada on a an umlimited basis. The MagicJack plus now allows you to plug directly into your router and no longer requires a computer after you complete the online registration and account set up. You can try out the device and receive 30 minutes of free talk time within 48 hours (whichever happens first) before registering. Below is a guide on how to install and register your MagicJack or MagicJack PLUS, so that you can start using their phone service after you have tried it out.
Required to install and register your magicJack or magicJack PLUS on your computer:
- A Computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone (any android or apple device)
- Internet access
- Valid Email and contact information
- Activation code (received during installation process)
Steps to install and register your magicJack or magicJack PLUS on your computer:
- Copy and paste the following URL into your browser or if your system allows, click the link we have provided here: www.magicjack.com
- Review the information on the screen to see how easy this will be.
- Plug your magicJack into your device. This can be any Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP or Mac based computer.
- Plug in any phone into the magicJack.
- A screen will appear. Click on the “Click Here” now link to register and get your magicJack phone number set up.
- Two option will appear. Read and select one of the options then click “NEXT”.
- Proceed to follow the next steps and enter in all the required information CORRECTLY. Please enter in a valid email because your ACCOUNT PASSWORD will be emailed to you. This will be needed to complete your magicJack set up.
- Eventually you will get to a screen where you provide a name for your device. Enter a name in and then click “submit”
- Read the terms of service and then agree to them by ticking the box and click “next”.
- Read the options on the next screen about the type of phone number you want and select a option to your liking.
- Following the remainder instructions and continue to move foward.
- Once you arrive at the screen with the SMILEY FACE, you need to check your email to get your activation code. Enter it in your personal activation code and then click “ACTIVATE”.
- Create your own password and then click “SUBMIT”.
- For magicJack PLUS, you will see another screen that informs you that you completed the activation process. but you must now choose which way your want to use magicJack PLUS such as with the computer or through the Router with magicJack PLUS. Click an option and then your are done.
Steps to install and register your magicJack or magicJack PLUS on your Apple or Android device:
- Copy and paste the following URL into your browser or if your device allows, click the link we have provided here: www.magicjack.com
- At the top of the webite in the far right hand corner you will links that you can click on that will take you to the screen to download to your device.
- For Apple, this can also be done through the iTunes store. For Android, this can be done through the Google Play Store. The app is called “Talk Free” in both stores. Simply download and follow all instructions provided.