Re: Vonage Improvement: No More Dial 1+

>> Recently ordered a new Vonage line. The new line does not require a "1" >> prefix.

>> I was spending $50 per new line for a device that inserted the 1. This >> is Great news! >> [TELECOM Digest Editor's Note: Since there is no price differential >> on Vonage in most cases (I still have a 500 minute limited account >> but most users do not) the '1' is pointless and a waste of time. >> _Everything_ is ten digits; even locally, and the price is the same >> no matter what. However, some people do not know that Vonage can also >> be _seven digits_ with area code (where the box was installed, or >> 'home area') assumed. Like telco, if nothing is dialed after seven >> digits, then it sits there for a few seconds to time out, and deals >> with what it got. PAT] > The problem is that they're transmitting caller ID with a 1, so when you > go to re-dial a number from CLID guess what happens.

Your phone dials the number with a 1. So what?

[TELECOM Digest Editor's Note: So you don't rely on your caller ID for redial purposes. Use the same feature on your phone instead. PAT]
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