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jjatsk Posted:
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We recently
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RichardPi Posted:
Hello, does
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how to get into
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diggings router?
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Hello, does
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 24, 2009 2:36 pm    Post subject: Is there a way to tell from PC if you're getting a call? Reply with quote Back to top

Hi,

I was wondering if there is a way to find out if you're getting a phone call from windows. I work at home and frequently have the ringer off because of a sleeping baby. I thought it would be cool to somehow know from my pc when a phone call arrives.

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 24, 2009 5:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

If you have the Vonage Pro plan, you can keep your companion running on the PC and it will ring everytime your house lines rings:

http://www.vonage.com/call_plans_vpro.php?lid=vonage_pro&refer_id=WEBPR0706010003W1
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 24, 2009 6:29 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Try connecting your PC modem to the same phone line as your phone and set up your modem software to notify you when there's an incoming call.
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 24, 2009 10:21 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

whatumean wrote:
If you have the Vonage Pro plan, you can keep your companion running on the PC and it will ring everytime your house lines rings:

http://www.vonage.com/call_plans_vpro.php?lid=vonage_pro&refer_id=WEBPR0706010003W1


Or for free, you can install Vonage Talk, see http://alpha.vonage.com/vtalk

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PostPosted: Tue Feb 24, 2009 10:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

ed56 wrote:
whatumean wrote:
If you have the Vonage Pro plan, you can keep your companion running on the PC and it will ring everytime your house lines rings:

http://www.vonage.com/call_plans_vpro.php?lid=vonage_pro&refer_id=WEBPR0706010003W1


Or for free, you can install Vonage Talk, see http://alpha.vonage.com/vtalk


You rock man, thanks!
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PostPosted: Tue Feb 24, 2009 11:13 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

If you have a bluetooth headset, you can answer the call via your computer. One tip, if the call quality is not what you expect and some jitter ends up in the picture, seemingly from your computer doing things, you can run it as a background service, found this on MJ, which would suffer from the same issues as it is sharing CPU cycles:

http://service.liveperson.net/hc/s-73335289/cmd/kbresource/kb-3337193396732073307/!DOWNLOAD?entryid=341578&attachid=29267

Ignore the stuff about MJ and the SB, etc., just look at running as a background service.

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