I CAN'T PHONE OUT THOUGH I DO GET A DIAL TONE. NOBODY CAN PHONE IN APPARENTLY IT RINGS BUSY. I'VE TRIED UNPLUGGIMG THE MODEM DOWNSTAIRS AND STILL NO USE OF PHONE. THIS HAS HAPPENED YESTERDAY AND TODAY. PLEASE HELP
Sorry you're having this problem, definitely frustrating that it's happened more than once. Once you have dialed the full number, do you continue to hear the dial tone?
Although the following document says it is for cases where you have no dial tone, the same troubleshooting steps would apply if you have a dial tone but can't dial out or receive calls. Can you give the steps a try, and let me know if you still need help?
No Dial Tone on All Phones
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