The University of Texas at Austin

Telephone Service (Legacy)

Custom Calling Features (CCF): Directed Call Pickup (DCPU)

DIRECTED CALL PICKUP allows you to answer a phone that is ringing, even if it is not a part of your CALL PICKUP group. See Call Pickup.

What You Do What You Hear
You hear ringing from another phone:
1) Pick up the handset. Dial Tone
2) Dial the activation code "66". Stutter Dial Tone
3) Dial phone number on which call will be parked. Confirmation Tone

Notes

  • SPEED CALL codes can be used to dial the station number of the telephone you wish to answer. (See SPEED CALLING.) After programming, use DIRECTED CALL PICKUP by dialing your speed dial code.

  • DIRECTED CALL PICKUP cannot be used to answer RING AGAIN recalls.

Last updated December 14, 2012 @ 2:05 pm

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