Modem

  kurd70 11:42 01 Feb 2003
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I have a Askey CNR V.92 Modem on XP and over the last few months While being online I would get a box coming up on screen saying i have miseed an incoming phonecall. When i,m notified off this i automatically lose my connection and have to dial up again. I never had this issue before a few months ago.
Anyone know how to stop this happening as its becoming very annoying especially when you try to download something

  graham 13:29 01 Feb 2003

Call Waiting or

1571? Both these will give the symptoms you describe on a V92 modem.

  kurd70 14:44 01 Feb 2003

I have 1571. Is there anyway to stop the 1571 from doing this apart from getting rid of 1571

  bof:) 16:05 01 Feb 2003

you can get a 'Call baring' service from BT it works by dialing *261#. It gives a 'this phone is not accepting messages at present', message to the caller. Your phone doesnt even ring.

its cancelled by dialing #261#

you have to pay a few pounds a month for it

Mike

  kurd70 18:31 01 Feb 2003

Thanks for the information.
Much appreciated

  graham 19:52 01 Feb 2003

turn off and back on 1571? Call barring sounds a bit drastic.

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