Android Permissions

IMPORTANT - READ CAREFULLY: These Android Permissions apply to your access and use of the mobile applications of CarrierX, LLC, and its subsidiaries (collectively, the "Company", and the products and services available on such websites and mobile applications (collectively, the "Services").

The Company family of mobile applications require access to various Android device functions in order to provide you with quality call experiences. It is important for you, the user, to understand why our mobile apps are accessing such functions.

This page identifies which functions are used by each mobile application and why such permissions are requested.

Android Function What it does Bullhorn App
INTERNET This function allows the application to use your data connection instead of the device’s dial plan. The user must configure the application accordingly.
BLUETOOTH This function allows the application to route audio to a Bluetooth device.
MODIFY_AUDIO_SETTINGS This function is used to access the Microphone on the device. It is what makes it possible for users to hear you.
READ_PHONE_STATE This allows an application to be aware of the state of the native phone dialer (i.e. if there is an incoming or outgoing call) so that a SIP call can be properly handled, such as merge, or place on hold while the native dialer is in use on the device
WAKE_LOCK This function allows the application to prevent the device from sleeping and allows the application to remain active in background during an active VoIP call.
RECEIVE_BOOT_COMPLETED This function sends the app all account configuration parameters to our servers as soon as the device is turned on and boot is complete.
QUICKBOOT_POWERON This function sends the app all account configuration parameters to our servers as soon as the device is turned on and boot is complete.
RECORD_AUDIO This function is used to access the Microphone on the device. It is what makes it possible for users to hear you.
WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE This functions allow the application to store and cache specific information on your device such as country flags voice prompts.
READ_CONTACTS This function allows the application to access the user's contacts and store conference participants into your device's address book.
CALL_PHONE This function allows the application to access your native dialer directly through the app in order to dial the specific phone number selected.

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