To call a pager, you must call from a phone line, and dial the pager number. A voice recorded message asks you to dial the number for the pager recipient to call back. More »

Phone calls made to landline phone numbers starting with a different three-digit area code than the number of the phone line initiating the call are likely to be placed outside of the phone's local area. Some exceptions ... More » Technology Mobile

Send a text message from any capable USA Mobility device by addressing the message to the 10-digit pager number. Some USA Mobility devices can only accept text messages, but cannot send them. More » Technology Mobile

Dialing *82 before a phone number when placing a call unblocks an otherwise private phone line. If a person desires to have a private number revealed for the purposes of one call, dialing *82 before that number accomplis... More »

Because phones require a number of different technologies and pieces of equipment to transmit audio information quickly, there is a wide array of different things that can be responsible for phone line static and noise d... More »

An answering machine message typically asks the caller to leave their name, telephone number, and the reason for their call. Depending on if the answering machine is for a personal or business telephone line, the content... More »

To use CenturyLink call forwarding, it is necessary to follow a series of steps including entering a special code, dialing the number to forward to, and then hanging up the phone. There is also a selective call forwardin... More »