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I receive the message:

Connection error. Please try again.

When in step 1 for the upgrade in Google Voice to use my mobile phone number. This error appears although I have inserted my phone number in various ways. This is being done from the UK. Is this service only for USA users possibly?

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As far as I know, Google Voice is still a U.S.-only service. See: webapps.stackexchange.com/questions/181/… – Al E. Oct 14 '11 at 15:37
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Google Voice is a US only service for now.

Choosing an international number

It's not currently possible to select an international Google number or to forward your calls to an international number.

From Google Voice Help

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