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aggravating problem - hang ups

Discussion in 'alt.cellular.verizon' started by glenn, Jul 3, 2004.

  1. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     



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  2. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  3. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  4. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  5. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  6. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  7. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  8. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  9. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  10. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  11. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  12. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  13. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  14. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  15. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  16. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  17. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  18. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  19. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     
  20. Roger,
    Would it be possible to put a program into my VX4400 that would block
    certain phone numbers, an ignor list, like I can with skype.

    --
    peter_may_day

    To email me, remove underwear, and insert, my name
    my_name@yahoounderwear.com

    http://groups.yahoo.com/group/who-called-me/
    Directory of unlisted phone numbers

    --
    "Roger Binns" <rogerb@rogerbinns.com> wrote in message
    news:s5djr1-k8a.ln1@home.rogerbinns.com...
    > glenn wrote:
    > > For about 2 months my wife's has been regularly getting about 7 calls
    > > a day from a restricted number. When she picks up, there's no one
    > > there and dead silence. If she lets it ring, there is no voicemail
    > > I called Verizon and was told the only option is to change numbers and
    > > report it to the police. Is that true?

    >
    > I had similar issues over a year ago and they gave the same options. It
    > totally baffles me as to why a phone company can't put just a little

    effort
    > into investigating it, and then advising you on what to do (and giving the
    > police the necessary information if needs be), or tracking down automated
    > equipment if that is the cause.
    >
    > My solution was to use a silent ringtone. That way I don't get annoyed
    > by the call. I treat restricted calls from real people as a lower
    > priority anyway, so they get to leave voicemail or I may answer if
    > I see the phone flashing away and am not busy.
    >
    > Roger
    >
    >
     

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