Star commands for home phone explained

10 calling features you can activate or deactivate using “* + number”

Star Commands enable users to activate or deactivate select calling features from their home phone.

To activate and deactivate star commands:

Call Return

  • Activation command:
    • *69 to hear the last number that called you
    • *66 to monitor a busy line
  • De-activation command:
    • *89 to cancel *69
    • *86 to cancel *66

Call Forwarding Busy

  • Activation command: *90
  • De-activation command: *91

Call Forwarding Fixed

  • Activation command: *79 or 79# or *72
  • De-activation command: *73 or 73#

Call Forwarding No Answer

  • Activation command: *92
  • De-activation command: *93

Call Forwarding Variable

  • Activation command: *72 or 72#
  • De-activation command: *73 or 73#

Call Screen

  • Activation command: *60
  • De-activation command: *60

Call Trace

  • Activation command: *57

Call Waiting

  • Activation command: Depress the receiver, link or flash button
  • De-activation command: *70

Per-Call Blocking

  • Activation command: *67

Voicemail

  • Activation command: *98

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