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    How do I retrieve voice mail from a land line?

     

     

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    Edited by Zandora on Aug 6, 2009 at 6:47:15 PM

    Call your cell phone number.

     

    When it picks up, hit *

     

    Then enter your PIN.

     

    Hope you remember it if it was from long ago.

     

    If you don't remember, you need to dial your VM from your cell and then go thru the menu to reset the VM password.

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    Edited by Zandora on Aug 6, 2009 at 6:47:15 PM

    Call your cell phone number.

     

    When it picks up, hit *

     

    Then enter your PIN.

     

    Hope you remember it if it was from long ago.

     

    If you don't remember, you need to dial your VM from your cell and then go thru the menu to reset the VM password.

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    Zandora wrote:

    Call your cell phone number.

     

    When it picks up, hit *

     

    Then enter your PIN.

     

    Hope you remember it if it was from long ago.

     

    If you don't remember, you need to dial your VM from your cell and then go thru the menu to reset the VM password.

    Message Edited by Zandora on 08-06-2009 09:47:15 PM

    OP has land line... 

     

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    ipk316 wrote:
    OP has land line... 

    Yes, I saw that.

     

    I answered his question. What seems to be confusing?

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    Zandora wrote:

    ipk316 wrote:
    OP has land line... 

    Yes, I saw that.

     

    I answered his question. What seems to be confusing?


    "call your cell number"? really??? FYI land line is a wired line and not Cell/Mobile/wireless... 

     

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    Edited by pixelmountain on Aug 18, 2009 at 1:24:11 PM

    ipk316 wrote: "call your cell number"? really??? FYI land line is a wired line and not Cell/Mobile/wireless... 

     


    I would interpret the OP's question as "how to I retrieve my cell phone's voice mail by dialing from a landline."

     

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    Edited by Zandora on Aug 18, 2009 at 2:16:14 PM

    pixelmountain wrote:

    ipk316 wrote: "call your cell number"? really??? FYI land line is a wired line and not Cell/Mobile/wireless... 

     


    I would interpret the OP's question as "how to I retrieve my cell phone's voice mail by dialing from a landline."

    Thank you, pixelmountain.

     

    Yes. That is how I interpreted OP's question...

     

    "How do I retrieve my cell phone VM from a landline?"

     

    That is the question I answered.

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    Edited by dmapr on Aug 18, 2009 at 4:59:39 PM

    Zandora wrote:

     

    Thank you, pixelmountain.

     

    Yes. That is how I interpreted OP's question...

     

    "How do I retrieve my cell phone VM from a landline?"

     

    That is the question I answered.


    That you did and it's crystal clear if you ask me Smiley Very Happy Apparently not everyone is aware of the fact that it is possible to place a call to a cell phone number from a landline but lets hope the OP is.

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    dmapr wrote:

    That you did and it's crystal clear if you ask me Smiley Very Happy Apparently not everyone is aware of the fact that it is possible to place a call to a cell phone number from a landline but lets hope the OP is.


    I was confused about the confusion Smiley Happy

     

    Glad to know I wasn't losing my mind.

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    OP never said that he/she wants to retrieve VM from Cell phone... Obviously some people don't know that people can leave VM on Land line...

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    ipk316 wrote:
    OP never said that he/she wants to retrieve VM from Cell phone... Obviously some people don't know that people can leave VM on Land line...


     

    This is a cell phone forum.

     

    Connect the dots.

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    Thank you for the help. I was able to retrieve voice mails from my land line that were on my cell. 

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    My bead... I confused my self on this one...

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    ipk316 wrote:
    My bead... I confused my self on this one...

     

    LOL.

     

    No problem. I've confused myself (and others) many a time.

     

    As long as the OP was helped that's all that matters.

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    hogansdaddy wrote:
    Thank you for the help. I was able to retrieve voice mails from my land line that were on my cell. 

     

    Glad to hear your problem is solved.
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    I'm getting a headache...Smiley Happy

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    I understand how to get to voice mail from land line BUT does this use any of your minutes to retrieve?

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    letitride wrote:
    I understand how to get to voice mail from land line BUT does this use any of your minutes to retrieve?

     

    No. Calling from a land line does not use cell minutes. In fact calling from another AT&T cell phone uses mobile to mobile minutes.
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    *98 will bring you to AT&T voice mail.  Just enter your pin #.  If you forget it, it'll ask you that and have you enter a retrieval question so you can reset it.

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