DSL and Caller ID Device


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Old 06-29-01, 06:01 PM
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We have a DSL line and Caller ID thru our local telcom. We recently installed a caller id device. Now our Sony SPP400 portable phone/answering machine buzzes like a hive of hornets through the earpiece. I installed a microfilter between the device and the telephone, but no help. Suggestions?
 
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Old 06-30-01, 02:54 PM
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Try installing the filter between the wall jack and the caller ID device instead of between the caller id unit and the telephone. No answering machine /phone /caller id device should be on a portion of the line that does not first pass thru the filter.

Let us know what you find out.
 
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Old 07-02-01, 11:50 AM
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Call your DSL provider I think there is a special caller ID that goes on DSL. Heard someone talking about this not too long ago but I wasn't party to the conversation.
 
 

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