Call Screening

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natehieter
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Call Screening

Post by natehieter » Fri Apr 15, 2011 2:29 pm

Shortly after installation we had various voice quality/silence/drop problems. While debugging all that mess we were strongly encouraged to make sure that nothing was between our cable modem and our Ooma base station.

While Caller-ID is helpful, the fact remains that it is handy to hear the phone messages as they come in. However, since our cable modem must reside in the basement (along with a variety of other networking gadgets) it is near impossible to hear.

Is there any way to get the Ooma Handset to broadcast the audio as it is being recorded live?

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lbmofo
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Re: Call Screening

Post by lbmofo » Fri Apr 15, 2011 2:34 pm

Make sure your Telo handset's phone setting as call screening on.

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