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Re: How Do I Learn an Unknown Number?

Nathan Strom (
23 Nov 2004 07:46:52 -0800 (reking) wrote in message

> Anyone know how I can retrieve a phone number for a line that I have
> recently discovered within our business.

> SBC is our carrier but they tell me I would have to have someone come
> out and trace the line at a charge. Is there a way of determining the
> nimber by using some code entered on the phone.

If there's a dialtone on the line, hook up a phone and try calling
1-888-902-9998. It should read back the number of the calling phone.

[TELECOM Digest Editor's Note: I tried it just now and it worked fine
on my Vonage line, and also on my cell phone line. PAT]

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