Call the Federal Communications Commission at the toll-free number 1-888-225-5322 if a company has changed your landline phone service provider without your permission (often referred to as “slamming”).
Dial 150 to find your phone line provider In any case, you might be able to find out who the provider is by plugging a phone into the socket and dialling 150. This should put you through to the customer services department of the relevant provider.
One may also ask, how do you find out what network a mobile phone is on? Find the “Mobile to Mobile Tool” in the right column of the page and click on it. Enter the cellular number and click “Search” to find out if the number is in your network.
Considering this, how do I find out what my landline phone number is?
Lift the handset of the phone connected to the line you want to find the phone number for. Wait until you hear the dial tone. Dial 800-444-0800, 800-444-2222, 800-444-3333, 800-444-4444 or 800-444-5555 using the keypad on your phone.
Is there a fault on my phone line?
Just call 0800 800 151 and quote ‘Landline fault‘ when asked how we can help you today. Make sure you phone from a different number so that we can test your line whilst you’re on the phone to us. If there’s a fault found an engineer will be arranged with you to fix it and this will be confirmed on the call.
What is my broadband number?
When you placed your order we’ll have confirmed your broadband phone number via email or letter. If you can’t find it, the easiest way to find out your broadband phone number is to: Plug a phone into the same socket that your broadband is connected to (or into an ADSL micro-filter connected into the socket).
Do I need a phone line for broadband?
Most broadband providers use BT’s (www.bt.com) copper wire telephone network to deliver an internet connection to your home, and that requires an active phone line… so line rental is almost always included when you take out a broadband package. Read on and we’ll take a look at how you can get landline-free broadband.
Is Fibre available in my area?
An easy way to find out if you can get fibre optic broadband where you live is to use our fibre broadband checker. All you’ll need to enter is your postcode, and we’ll tell you if you can get fibre in your area.
How do I check if my phone line is active?
How can I check if my phone line is active? Check for an active connection by plugging in a phone and checking for a dial tone. Alternatively, call a service provider to verify if your line is active or not. Naked broadand plans are worth considering if you do not have nor want an active phone line.
How can I find out my landline number without a phone?
Find my landline number without a landline telephone If you don’t have a home phone, check the paperwork – phone bills, contracts etc – that’s linked to your phone and broadband service. The number will appear somewhere. Check your bank statement too; if you pay by direct debit, your landline number might appear there.
What’s the landline number?
A landline number is the same thing as a phone number. A landline is different from a cell phone number because landlines use a metal wire or cable to transfer a voice call while a cell phone uses radio waves.
How do you tell if a phone number is a landline or cell?
One of the easiest ways to check if a phone number is for a mobile or landline is to use a phone number validator. These tools are routinely used to check if a phone number entered is valid. Some phone number validators will send a live “ping” to the number to ensure the number is actually in service.
How do I find out my landline number sky?
Not sure what that means, but there are several ways to find it: It should be shown on your online Sky account. It will be in your confirmation of sign-up documentation. Call your mobile from your landline and the number will be displayed. Dial 17070 from your landline phone. Call Sky.
What is my telephone number?
In settings: For every Android phone, regardless of manufacturer, you’ll be able to find your phone number if you go to Settings > About Phone or About Device > Status > My phone number. Some Android phones will have SIM or SIM card status listed within Status.
What would cause phone not to have dial tone?
Bring a phone and phone line to the box, and plug the line into the test jack. If there is no dial tone, the problem is with the phone or outside wiring. Bring out another phone to test. If there is still no dial tone, it is the outside wiring and a problem for the service provider.
How do you fix no dial tone?
To isolate the problem: Hang up all your phones. Double check they’re all hung up correctly. Hang up any that are off the hook. Wait a moment, and see if this corrects the problem. Unplug equipment and test jack. Unplug all your equipment. First, unplug your phones from both their jacks and electrical outlets.
Why is my phone line not working?
Plug the phone that wasn’t working into the same jack that the working phone was using. Use the same cord that the non-working phone used. Check for a dial tone. If the phone still doesn’t have a dial tone, then the phone itself is likely broken, or the cord isn’t working.