More powerful call blocking, please!

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Ooma49
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Re: More powerful call blocking, please!

Post by Ooma49 » Wed Feb 08, 2012 9:18 pm

My REAL posts have multiple punctuation marks at the end of the post!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Re: More powerful call blocking, please!

Post by lbmofo » Wed Feb 08, 2012 10:39 pm

Ooma49 » Sun Nov 28, 2010 8:53 am - 4 minutes after joining forum wrote:Really great list of wishes ... Anticipating implementation ... It would make life less complicated!
Ooma49 » Wed Feb 08, 2012 9:08 pm - more than 1 year and 2 months later wrote:Why is the post above mine from Ooma49 there... I did not make that post. I do feel the same ...but I NEVER MADE THAT POST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Re: More powerful call blocking, please!

Post by christri » Sun Feb 12, 2012 5:12 pm

More powerful call blocking is definitely required!
My previous VOIP Phone Carrier had a "Teleguard" feature that would automatically detect if the call was a Telemarketeer type call and block it.
After switching to Ooma, I have seen a sharp increase in telemarketeer calls.
The only resort is to manually block those numbers.
Manually blocking is not successful as telemarketeering software seems to rotate the call numbers.

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Re: More powerful call blocking, please!

Post by penquin65 » Wed Feb 29, 2012 7:05 am

I definitely agree. I like this feature, but it needs some improvement.

I would like to be able to customize the block message/choice per caller..... Caller 1 gets "disconnected" message, but maybe I want caller 2 to get the continuous ring or just a busy signal.

I used a program before called "identafone". It was great because I could bock by number, range of numbers, area codes, names, and just about anything I wanted.

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