[SATLUG] Google Voice details...

Enrique Sanchez esanchezvela.satlug at gmail.com
Thu Aug 13 08:28:20 CDT 2009


On Thu, Aug 13, 2009 at 9:03 AM, Geoff<geofff at w5omr.shacknet.nu> wrote:
> Cheryl Holmes wrote:
>> I'm sorry I don't have a cell phone.
>>
>> I did try something else they said you could do over the weekend..You can
>> call from any phone anyplace which is mighty cool.  I msde a GVoice call
>> from my mom's house...the call quality is awesome no matter which phone pr
>> location you call from.
>>
>> To place a call from another phone, you just dial into the GVoice system,
>> which is you G number.  Hit * to get to the menu to check messages or option
>> 2 is to place a long distance call.  Hit 2 then it will ask for your PIN
>> number, after than just dial the area code and number you want to call...Do
>> NOT dial 1 plus area code and number...just area code and number...
>> c
>> On Mon, Aug 10, 2009 at 10:32 AM, John Pappas <j at jvpappas.net> wrote:
>
> I live in Houston, now.  After all this talk about google voice, I
> signed up for an invite.  Got it.  Got the number I wanted.
> and it's a 210 number.  Here in my apartment in Houston, I have a 281
> area code number.  My two cell phones are still both 210 numbers.
> ATT *made* me get a pots line when we got DSL.  There's nothing on it.
> No callerID, call-waiting, long distance, nuttin'.  so, I can't call
> anyone up here except for local area codes (713, 281, 832).  That's what
> cell phones are for.
>
> So...  guess I'll just have to sign up for another invite with a
> different gmail address and get a 281 number.
>


why? is it calling from a 210 number so bad?


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