ring my own telephone

  denis93c 06:37 20 Oct 2003
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now that i have broadband and my telephone line is not tied up,i want to use my landline as an internal intercom.
i remember there used to be a number you can dail to make your own telephone ring something like 165.
i know 175 gives you your own number on a recorded message.
ps,i am on ntl.

  BurrWalnut 08:18 20 Oct 2003

Dial 17070, prefix with 1470 if you use "withhold number".

  denis93c 08:27 20 Oct 2003

are you sure thats right,i tried it and get the dead tone

  philwane 08:29 20 Oct 2003

BurrWalnut
Dial 17070, prefix with 1470 if you use "withhold number".

dont work on ntl

  Stuartli 09:01 20 Oct 2003

17070 is a BT number for checking out your phone system such as how quiet the line is whilst in use.

By dialling 17070 you can select the service you require by pressing 1, 2, 3 or 4 as necessary.

  Jester2K II 09:37 20 Oct 2003

But denis93c is on NTL

  graham√ 09:43 20 Oct 2003

You,ll have to ask NTL.

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