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For many users they have minute plans that have unlimited calling to certain numbers. Most of them set Google voice as one of the unlimited number on their plan. They then set double click option in GV so their GV number is called first, and no minutes a charged for calls. They often give out the Google voice number for incoming calls also. Then they do not use any minutes caling or receiving. With this setting Google voice has been a good choice for many.
I have tried to do just thsi but the problem I constantly encounter is GV annoying persistance to utilize random number through which to place the calls; the result: my cellular minutes become used. Is there a way of forcing GV to place the call through my data connection (I have unlimited data so this would be ideal) , without using Talkaphone, Groove IP or other third party apps? (I do not want to use third party apps because Google is ending support for them on May, 15 2014.) How would I go about solving my problem? What do you think is the best course of action?