Having trouble placing or receiving calls or using your voicemail system on Ooma Telo VoIP Phones? Post your questions here.
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- Joined: Thu Aug 12, 2010 5:57 am
Hello- is there a number/key my callers can press to bypass my outgoing voicemail greeting to save on celluar minutes? For example, my outgoing voicemail greeting could instruct:
"Sorry I'm not able to take your call right now. Press 1 at any time to leave a voicemail immediately. Today is Thursday August 12, 2010 and I'll be in the office from 9am-5pm. Thank you so much for calling the offices of...."
Sorry, not at this time. It would be an enhancement request.
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- Joined: Wed Mar 18, 2009 9:06 am
- Location: MI
Yes, you can press the # key to bypass the greeting. It works the same way on most voicemail systems as I just used it this morning when leaving a message with a friend (on AT&T cell service). I tried it just now on my Ooma and it worked.
Also, pressing the * key will ask you for a PIN to log in to the voicemail system, so that you can listen to your voicemails while you're away from home.