AT&T U-Verse Phone Number

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800-288-2020
Customer service
Current Wait: 17 mins (16m avg)
Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-7pm EST; best time to call: 8:15am
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Get to a live person fastest: Answer question regarding state you are calling from, then 2, then say "I don't have one", then "None of those", then "U-Verse" then more than one", then "No", then "Home". EXISTING CUSTOMERS Call from the phone that's on the account. Press 2, 1, then say "Representative"

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would like to cancel AT&T U-Verse TV service.
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Underground utility construction company cut our att line in backyard.
Need to pay past due balance
Internet speed is very slow
Gateway password needed
cancel or renew with promotions
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How to call AT&T U-Verse

Our Editor's Notes on AT&T U-Verse's Phone-Based Customer Care

AT&T U-Verse is a streaming television service offered by AT&T. While the U-Verse brand used to include landline and Internet broadband service, AT&T has restructured and the U-Verse name now only refers to the TV product.

AT&T is the largest telecommunications provider in the world, which means that it gets a huge number of customer service calls each day. Below are some tips for getting the most out of this service.

Why do People Call AT&T U-Verse Customer Support?

People call U-Verse customer service for a range of reasons, including:

  • Starting new service
  • Changing or canceling service
  • Technical support
  • Billing questions and issues
  • Scheduling technician visits for installation or repairs
  • Arranging for the return or repair of equipment
  • Questions about using the TV service

When is AT&T Customer Service Available by Phone?

U-Verse technical support is available by phone 24 hours per day, seven days per week.

Billing and account issues can be discussed with a U-Verse customer service representative Mondays through Fridays from 8 am to 7 pm local time, and on Saturdays from 8 am to 5 pm local time.

New service can be arranged by phone Mondays through Fridays from 8 am through 10 pm, and on Saturdays and Sundays, 8 am through 5 pm Eastern Time. Disability resources are available via TTY or voice-based support Mondays through Fridays, 10 am through 10 pm Eastern time and Saturdays, 11 am through 7:45 pm Eastern time. Please note that there are different toll-free numbers for technical support, new service requests, disability voice service, TTY, and billing and account questions.

Tips for Calling AT&T Customer Service

When calling, be sure to have your account number handy so that your representative has no issue pulling up your information. Also, if you are calling about technical issues, try to make sure that you are in front of your TV, with your remote control handy, so that your representative can walk you through necessary diagnostic tests.

How do Consumers Feel About Calling AT&T U-Verse Customer Service?

Many customers have mixed feelings about their AT&T U-Verse customer service calls. Some report long wait times and others note that U-Verse representatives are not always able to help resolve issues.

Another concern is internal communication between different representatives as well as communication between the company and its phone staff. Consumers report situations in which a representative offers a solution that is never implemented, as well as conflicting information from representatives.

What Kinds of Issues Can AT&T U-Verse Call Centers Help With?

AT&T U-Verse call center representatives can help with most customer issues, including product and service sales, arranging repair and installation appointments, answering questions about service and adding or subtracting new services, such as an optional movie or sports channel.

Phone-based customer service can often run remote diagnostics on equipment, but can't repair malfunctions. The best that a representative can do is provide information on shipping or bringing equipment to a repair center.

What Can I do if my Call to AT&T U-Verse Customer Service is Unsuccessful?

Sometimes, and despite your best efforts to communicate calmly and effectively, calls to customer service representatives fail to resolve your issues. While this can be incredibly frustrating, it's also important to not give up.

Here are some ideas for what you might do if an AT&T U-Verse customer service representative fails to address your concerns:

Take a few minutes to write down or type out what happened on the call. Note the time and date of the call and if you got the representative's name, include that in your report. This information can be useful when you contact AT&T U-Verse again.

While you are writing, spell out what your concern is and how you would like to see it resolved. Having this information in front of you can help keep you on track in your discussions with AT&T U-Verse.

Call back: The quality of phone-based customer service can vary depending on the person you speak to. Training, experience and personality all affect the quality of a customer service interaction. By calling back, you'll likely reach a different customer service rep who may be able to help.

Use live chat: If you prefer text-based communication, contact AT&T U-Verse customer care via the live chat service on its website. The advantage to this approach is that you'll have a written transcript of your conversation and proof of the representative's promises. This can be useful if you have to escalate matters later on.

Post your concern in AT&T U-Verse forums: Like many companies, AT&T hosts a customer forum on its website. This is another way to connect with customer service.

Reach out over social media: AT&T U-Verse has social media profiles on several platforms. This is a third way to engage in a text-based exchange that might resolve your issue.

Visit an AT&T retail store: In some cases, a face-to-face conversation with a store associate may be the best way to resolve an issue.

Customer Number 800-288-2020 - by the Numbers

Phone number to dial800-288-2020
Call-back availableYES
Call picked up by a real personYES
Department you're callingCustomer Service
Call center hoursMon-Fri 8am-7pm EST
Best time to dial8:15am
Navigate phone maze to a humanAnswer question regarding state you are calling from, then 2, then say "I don't have one", then "None of those", then "U-Verse" then more than one", then "No", then "Home". EXISTING CUSTOMERS Call from the phone that's on the account. Press 2, 1, then say "Representative"
Average wait
Current wait17
Rank (among phone numbers)1
Rank (overall)1
Alternate methodsphone, chat, email, facebook, web
Quality of communication63%
Quality of help84%
Customer votes7,096
Information last updatedSat Aug 08 2020 10:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

AT&T U-Verse's Best Toll-Free/800 Customer Phone Number

This is AT&T U-Verse's best phone number, the real-time current wait on hold and tools for skipping right through those phone lines to get right to a AT&T U-Verse agent. This phone number is AT&T U-Verse's Best Phone Number because 83,304 customers like you used this contact information over the last 18 months and gave us feedback. Common problems addressed by the customer care unit that answers calls to 800-288-2020 include Cancel or Change Account, Dispute a Charge, Account Access, Device Support, Service Outage and other customer service issues. The AT&T U-Verse call center that you call into has employees from California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Louisiana, Missouri, Montana, Oklahoma, Texas and is open Mon-Fri 8am-7pm EST according to customers. In total, AT&T U-Verse has 8 phone numbers. It's not always clear what is the best way to talk to AT&T U-Verse representatives, so we started compiling this information built from suggestions from the customer community. Please keep sharing your experiences so we can continue to improve this free resource.

Contacting AT&T U-Verse - by phone or otherwise

While 800-288-2020 is AT&T U-Verse's best toll-free number, there are 13 total ways to get in touch with them. The next best way to talk to their customer support team, according to other AT&T U-Verse customers, is by calling their 800-756-0134 phone number for their New Customers department. Besides calling, the next favorite option for customers looking for help is via 800-756-0134 for New Customers. If you think this information is inaccurate or know of other ways to contact AT&T U-Verse please let us know so we can share with other customers. And you can click here if you want to compare all the contact information we've gathered for AT&T U-Verse.

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In short, the two companies are not related. GetHuman builds free tools and shares information amongst customers of companies like AT&T U-Verse. For large companies that includes tools such as our GetHuman Phone, which allows you to call a company but skip the part where you wait on the line listening to their call technology music. We've created these shortcuts and apps to try to help customers like you (and ourselves!) navigate the messy phone menus, hold times, and confusion with customer service, especially with larger companies. And as long as you keep sharing it with your friends and loved ones, we'll keep doing it.

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