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PostPosted: Thu Sep 10, 2009 1:48 am    Post subject: How can my Vonage phone display a Toll Free number as my cal Reply with quote Back to top

I do have my own 1-800 number from tollfreelive, and I want that to appear when I make calls. I think Vonage has a toll free number service, but it is only limited to 100 minutes and very expensive.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 10, 2009 8:56 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

You cannot display a toll free number as your outbound caller ID number with Vonage. The ONLY number that can and will display when making outbound phone calls from Vonage is the physical phone number provisioned to the Vonage telephone adapter.

The Vonage toll free numbers are for inbound calls only. They are just alias numbers that point to your physical phone number provisioned to your Vonage telephone adapter. So having a Vonage toll free number would not provide you the functionality your looking for anyway.
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 11, 2009 4:29 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Thank VonTechMgr, I research http://www.vonage.com/support.php?article=1139&category=100.
But maybe it wastes my time
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PostPosted: Fri Sep 11, 2009 5:43 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

It is a waste of your time for a few reasons.

1) That article refers to the Vonage Talk client which is no longer offered.
2) It is talking about caller ID name not number.
3) Modifying caller ID name only changes the name another Vonage customer would see when you call them. It would not change the name that appears on a non Vonage callers display since name is not actually passed from Vonage to PSTN through SS7.
4) Even with the Vonage talk client, the number that would appear on the callee's display is the primary phone number on the Vonage account.
5) You CANNOT manipulate the From number used in Vonage for any reason as it is one of the methods used to authenticate the phone call. If the From number is not the number that registers from that line on your SIP client, your phone call will be rejected.
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