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We normally have our outgoing number (caller id) blocked, but I'd love to automatically unblock our number for certain calls (e.g. to friends and family) that reside in our contact list. For example, that way I can tell if my wife is calling from home to my cell or work phone, for example.
tags: call, caller id, outgoing, outbound, block, blocking, blocked, hidden, hide, contacts
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right now , I have these certain numbers in my address book as
*82 and the number
that way they know its me calling.
all others the ID is blocked
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- Joined: Tue Mar 02, 2010 1:51 pm
I came here to request this feature and already found this thread. We would like this feature too!
Customer Since: 2/24/10 (Ported from Verizon 3/12/10)
Internet: Comcast 55 Mbps/10 Mbps
Setup: Motorola SB6121 -> Netgear WNDR4000 -> Ooma Telo
Phone: Panasonic Dect 6.0 - 3 Cordless handsets (KX-TG6412M)
Status: Very Happy
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- Location: SoCal - San Gabriel Valley
If you have default to block your outgoing caller ID:
Dial *82 in front any the number you want and the call will be unblocked for that call
If you have default in my to allow your outgoing caller ID :
Dial *67 in front of any number to block your caller id for that call.
Dial *70 in front of any number to disable call waiting for that call.
SUMMARY of codes:
*67 Block caller ID
*82 Enable caller ID
*70 Disable call waiting
*69 Call return
Service/Equipment: Ooma Core / Hub & Scout installed February 2010.
Internet: Charter ISP 10Mbs/1Mbs
Port request: 2/21/2010
Port completed: 3/9/2010
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- Joined: Sun Apr 25, 2010 10:12 am
I use the *82 to unblock calls frequently with no problem... however, I cannot save the command as a prefix to a saved contact. When saved in Ooma contacts, the entry drops the asterisk.