Sign up
 Vonage  

       
 
Vonage Forum Menu

Vonage Forums
Vonage VoIP Forum
Haniltery Posted:
For wipe call
history also some
of the offline, in
gengral , it
usually apply to
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
How to Delete call history from online account?
On May 09, 2017 at 01:14:26

diana87 Posted:
You have to use
VPN service to
bypass
Geo-restrictions
and get free
access while
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Recent calling problem from Egypt
On May 02, 2017 at 12:28:06

dconnor Posted:
What is the main
number on the
account? And
which one is the
virtual number?
...

In The Forum:
Vonage UK
Topic:
How do you call 999
On Apr 27, 2017 at 13:52:02

Trafford Posted:
Seems like a
simple
question. We
rely exclusively
on a Vonage system
for our
...

In The Forum:
Vonage UK
Topic:
How do you call 999
On Apr 27, 2017 at 05:42:50

diazou Posted:
Hello, It's
compatible with
Android your phone
software
? Thanks!
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
IP PBX for small business
On Mar 28, 2017 at 07:42:33

jeddaisg Posted:
Hi all We have
a Vonage VOIP
system for our
office. Lately,
our call quality
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Ethernet Cable; Wiring schematic? 568-B?
On Feb 23, 2017 at 12:33:52

beast321 Posted:
I don't know if
you heard, that
many more
Dreamcast games
are opened up
recently.
...

In The Forum:
Fax - Tivo - Alarms
Topic:
Using phone as a dial up modem for Dreamcast Gaming
On Feb 15, 2017 at 21:16:51

Av8rix Posted:
...
In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
New adapter and router -- MAC change
On Jan 10, 2017 at 19:07:21

tplink Posted:
Im trying to add
my HT802 vonage
adapter to my home
network. I
currently have
...

In The Forum:
Hard Wiring - Installation
Topic:
Vonage behind switch
On Dec 05, 2016 at 06:35:11

DWSupport Posted:
After recent
Vonage update that
took place on the
4th and 5th of
Nov. E-mails with
...

In The Forum:
Vonage
Topic:
Voicemail Not Forwarding to Outlook Accounts
On Nov 10, 2016 at 12:23:26


Vonage VoIP Forums

Vonage In The News
Vonage Holdings Corp. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results

Carolyn Katz Elected to Board of Directors of Vonage Holdings Corp.

Syndication

Vonage Customer Reviews
Vonage vs. Time Warner Cable SoCal
Vonage vs. Time Warner Cable SoCal



Vonage UK Review
Vonage UK Review



Vonage Pros and Cons for 2006
Vonage Pros and Cons for 2006



Vonage, a VT2142 and a RTP300, My Experiences - A Detailed Review
Vonage, a VT2142 and a RTP300, My Experiences - A Detailed Review



Salt Lake City: impressions after several months
Salt Lake City: impressions after several months




Vonage Reviews


Post new topic   Reply to topic  Vonage® VoIP Forum - Vonage News, Reviews And Discussion » Vonage V-Phone & SoftPhone
Author Message
wsalopek
New Forum Member
New Forum Member


Joined: Aug 04, 2005
Posts: 8

PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2007 12:23 am    Post subject: Import Softphone account into F1000? Reply with quote Back to top

Hi guys,

I have both a softphone account and an F1000.

I thought I had read some place that I could extract the settings out of my softphone account, and input them into the F1000, thereby being able to cancel the F1000 account, and use the F1000 for $10/month.

(I assume the softphone account can still be used, just not at the same time as the F1000?...doesn't really matter as I don't use the softphone much).

Can someone explain step-by-step how I get the settings out of the softphone and into the F1000?

Thanks...
View user's profile Send private message
howiewifi
Vonage Forum Evangelist
Vonage Forum Evangelist


Joined: Dec 13, 2005
Posts: 330

PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2007 9:50 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

I think that you are running into one of the strange policies that Vonage runs with. If you have a Vonage Branded F1000, that was used with a main Vonage account, you CAN'T use it with a Vonage soft phone account. On the other hand, if you have a retail, unlocked F1000, F1000G, or F3000 (NOT Vonage branded), then you can put the soft phone information into the phone and it will work fine.

For what ever reason, Vonage treats soft phone accounts very differently from main accounts - the do tell you the details needed to program "any" device, and the don't let you use Vonage branded units that they sell for Vonage primary accounts.
View user's profile Send private message
wsalopek
New Forum Member
New Forum Member


Joined: Aug 04, 2005
Posts: 8

PostPosted: Wed Jun 20, 2007 7:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Thanks Howie,

Yep...after I posted I did even more searching and found that a Vonage-branded F1000 will not work with the soft phone settings...too bad.

--

Bill

P.S.

Plus, I've been having a devil of a time getting my PocketPC running SJ Phone and the Vonage softphone settings to make any connection at all, while the F1000 connects to those same access points just fine.
View user's profile Send private message
howiewifi
Vonage Forum Evangelist
Vonage Forum Evangelist


Joined: Dec 13, 2005
Posts: 330

PostPosted: Thu Jun 21, 2007 8:26 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

A Pocket PC with the Vonage setting "should" connect to Vonage, but it will normally not work very well as a phone. The biggest problem is hat these things are designed to connect to WiFi - exchange data, like e-mail, then drop off. To stay registered to Vonage - or to any Voip service - the WiFi radio needs to be active all the time, which will give you a battery life of just a few hours, plus it runs warm since it is using up the battery.

On the Cellular/WiFi PPC's, the sound for Voip also comes out of the wrong speaker (the PC speaker) instead of the ear piece where the cellular call sound comes out. These things should work somewhat for special use, but are not designed as WiFi Voip phones.
View user's profile Send private message
Display posts from previous:   
Post new topic   Reply to topic

You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum


All times are GMT - 5 Hours

Vonage Service Plans


Vonage VoIP Members
Members List Members
New maribelqv3
New Today 9
Yesterday 24
Total 100666

Who Is On Site
Visitors 163
Members 0
Total 163


Vonage VoIP Forum Members:
Login Here
Not a Member? You can Register Here
As a registered member you will have access to the VoIP Speed Test, Vonage Service Announcements and post comments in the
Vonage VoIP Forums

Vonage Stock Price
Value: 6.91
Change:   N/A
Up to 15 Minute Delay

Site Search
 






†AK and HI residents pay $29.95 shipping. ††Limited time offer. Valid for residents of the United States (&DC), 18 years or older, who open new accounts. Offer good while supplies last and only on new account activations. One kit per account/household. Offer cannot be combined with any other discounts, promotions or plans and is not applicable to past purchases. Good while supplies last. Allow up to 2 weeks for shipping. Other restrictions may apply.

1Unlimited calling and other services for all residential plans are based on normal residential, personal, non-commercial use. A combination of factors is used to determine abnormal use, including but not limited to: the number of unique numbers called, calls forwarded, minutes used and other factors. Subject to our Reasonable Use Policy and Terms of Service.

2Shipping and activation fees waived with 1-year agreement. An Early Termination Fee (with periodic pro-rated reductions) applies if service is terminated before the end of the first 12 months. Additional restrictions may apply. See Terms of Service for details.

HIGH SPEED INTERNET REQUIRED. †VALID FOR NEW LINES ONLY. RATES EXCLUDE INTERNET SERVICE, SURCHARGES, FEES AND TAXES. DEVICE MAY BE REFURBISHED. If you subscribe to plans with monthly minutes allotments, all call minutes placed from both from your home and registered ExtensionsTM phones will count toward your monthly minutes allotment. ExtensionsTM calls made from mobiles use airtime and may incur surcharges, depending on your mobile plan. Alarms, TTY and other systems may not be compatible. Vonage 911 service operates differently than traditional 911. See www.vonage.com/911 for details.

** Certain call types excluded.

www.vonage-forum.com is not an official Vonage support website & is independently operated.
All logos and trademarks are property of their respective owners. All comments are property of their posters.
All other www.vonage-forum.com content is © Copyright 2002 - 2013 by 4Sight Media LLC.

Thinking of signing up for Vonage but have questions?
Business and Residential customers can call Toll Free 24 hours a day at: 1-888-692-8074
No Vonage Promotion Code or Coupon Codes are required at www.vonage.com to receive any special,
best Vonage cheap deals, free sign up offers or discounts.

[ | | | | | ]

Vonage Forum Site Maps

Vonage | VoIP Forum | How VoIP Works | Wiring and Installation Page Two | International Rate Plans 2 | Internet Phone
Promotion | Vonage Review | VoIP | Broadband Phone | Free Month | Rebate | Vonnage | Vontage | VoIP | Phone Service
Phone | llamadas ilimitadas a Mexico | Latest News | VoIP Acronyms | Deal | Philippines Globe Phone | Site Maps

The Vonage Forum provides the Vonage sign up Best Offer Promotion Deal.
If you are considering signing up for Vonage and have found our Vonage News, Customer Reviews, Forums
& all other parts of this site useful, please use our Vonage Sign up page.


Vonage VoIP Phone Service is redefining communications by offering consumers
& small business VoIP Internet phones, an affordable alternative to traditional phone service.
The Vonage VoIP Forum Generated This Page In: 4.30 Seconds and 316 Pages In The Last 60 Seconds
The Vonage VoIP Forum