Hang up

Updated: 12/09/2018 by Computer Hope

Hang up may refer to any of the following:

1. When referring to a phone, hang up describes the process of ending the call by pressing the off button, clicking a hang up button, or placing the handset back on the base of the phone.

2. With a computer and computer software a hang-up or hang up describes the unexpected state a computer enters where nothing seems to be happening. See our hang page for further information about this term and related links.

Cell phone terms, Disconnect, Hang