[thelist] Getting iPhone to dial-on-click

Will willthemoor at gmail.com
Sat Feb 5 17:09:44 CST 2011

On Feb 4, 2011, at 10:40 PM, Arthur Maloney <ArthurM at seipas.com> wrote:

> Hello Will,
> This is what I use
> <a id="call" href="tel:xxxx xxx xxxx">Phone t:  xxxx xxx xxxx</a><br />
> style aside href="tel:whatever" is what makes it work
Thanks Arthur. The confusion though is why some phone numbers without any mark up seem to register in iOS as links while others do not.  Like the one below. It's just inline in a p tag but it displays as a link. Frank's very similar example, however, does not.  

>> sigh, phone number links on http://mtld.mobi/community/contact work on my
>> phone and there is no special markup. If you sort this out, please share.

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