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PostPosted: Wed Sep 14, 2005 7:25 am    Post subject: 3-way / conference calling question Reply with quote Back to top



Question on 3-way calling...

My twin daughters just enlisted in the US Navy. They have very limited phone calls home while they are in boot camp. I have a Vonage toll free number to simplify things for them, and it has already worked extremely well for us (first call from Chicago O'Hare letting us know they were OK!!) Thank you Vonage!

Now, my question.... The few phone calls they are allowed could come at any time. I am a truck driver, and spend a good deal of time on the road. If they call when I am on the road, is there any way my wife can connect me (via my cell #) when the call was originated by my daughter at boot camp? i.e. bring me into their conversation?

All I see when studying the help pages and searching this forum seem to indicate the call must be originated from my Vonage number.

Thanks in advance for any suggestions.

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 14, 2005 7:35 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

If your daughters call your wife on the 800 number, your wife could then conference you in via you cell phone..

http://www.vonage.com/help.php?article=189&category=11&nav=2

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 14, 2005 8:00 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Thanks Trowski... I looked at that page before my post, but it says...

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Dial your first party.

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Press the Flash Button or Switch Hook on your phone.

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Dial the second party.

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Press Flash Button or Switch Hook to connect to both parties.


Number 1 says to "dial your first party."

I assume it does not matter that the first party called me?

I will do some experimenting.

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PostPosted: Wed Sep 14, 2005 8:04 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

Thats assuming you are starting from an empty line. You would skip down to number 2.
Let us know how it works as I am sure this would be a great solution for alot of people with children in the military, school etc.

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 16, 2005 10:14 am    Post subject: Reply with quote Back to top

The wife and I did some experimenting last night. She had her sister call her on our Vonage line, and then she brought me into the conversation by "flashing" to a dial tone, calling my cell number, and then flashing again and connecting the three of us.

It worked like a charm! Guess I answered my own question! To use three way calling, the Vonage line does not have to originate the first call.

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