multipal phones

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multipal phones

Post by najtuna » Wed Dec 22, 2010 11:54 am

I just hooked up my Ooma. It is working on the phone I have it hooked up to, but I can't make calls from any of my other phones. I was told that if I purchased a phone with other units then I could make calls from any of the units. Is this true?

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Re: multipal phones

Post by lbmofo » Wed Dec 22, 2010 11:57 am

If you get a phone with multiple handsets such as the DECT 6.0 phones out there, only the base needs to be plugged into your Ooma (all the handsets will get a dialtone from the base).

Or you can look into distributing dialtone throughout your home: viewtopic.php?t=6853

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Re: multipal phones

Post by Leeway » Wed Dec 22, 2010 2:08 pm

If you activate jacks in your house, the base for cordless phones can be anywhere there is a phone jack. I don't have any phone at all plugged into my Ooma Telo. I have my base Panasonic in the kitchen and extensions elsewhere.

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