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Using Priority Ringing

Solution

When you make a list of special callers, your phone uses a special ring to announce calls from any of those numbers.
 
Note: If you subscribe to Call Waiting, then you will hear a special Call Waiting tone.


Complete the following steps to use Priority Ringing.

1

Lift the handset and listen for the dial tone.

2

Press *61 or, on a rotary phone, dial 1161.

3

Listen for an announcement telling you whether the feature is currently On or Off.
 

Result: The recorded voice tells you how many, if any, numbers are currently stored in your list

4

Follow the voice instructions.

5

Use the following table to configure Priority Ringing.

Action Steps
Turn the feature On or Off Press 3.
Listen to the phone numbers on your list Press 1.

Result
: The list is read and voice instructions play.
Add a number to your list
  1. Press #, or on a rotary phone, dial 12.
  2. Follow the voice instructions.

    Note: You can store up to 31 phone numbers on your priority list.
Remove a number from your list
  1. Press *, or on a rotary phone, dial 11.
  2. Follow the voice instructions.

To add the last caller to your list, press #01#, or on a rotary phone, dial 1201.

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