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How To Use Repeat Calling

To activate Repeat Calling

  1. Hang up after you receive a busy signal
  2. Lift the receiver and listen for a dial tone
  3. Dial *66 (1166 for rotary phones and pulse-dialing phones)
  4. A voice announcement will instruct you to hang up
  5. Repeat Dialing will try to make a connection for the next 30 minutes
  6. When the call is connected, your phone will ring distinctively
  7. Pick up the phone and wait for the called party to answer

To deactivate Repeat Calling

  1. Lift the receiver and listen for a dial tone
  2. Dial *86 (1186 for rotary phones and pulse-dialing phones)
  3. A voice announcement will state that your Repeat Dial feature has been deactivated
  4. Hang up

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