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Using the Automatic Callback Feature

How to use Automatic Callback

This article applies to: Telephone Services for Faculty and Staff

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Automatic Callback also works if there is no answer. The next time the extension you wanted is used and then becomes free, your phone rings back.

To activate

  • Depress switchhook. (Hear dial tone.)
  • Dial *5. (Hear dial tone.)
  • Hang up within 6 seconds.

To cancel

  • Press #5. (Hear dial tone.)


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