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Everything relating to telephone functions
How do I set up my home phone?
Be on your way in two easy clicks! There are two ways to set up your residential phone:
How do I set up my landline voicemail and listen to my messages?
It’s quite simple! If you are at home: You must dial *”98” If you are away from home: Dial 1-647-945-5006 or 1-438-239-0999. When prompted for your account number, dial in your phone number with a “1” in front. Then, press the pound (#) key. Once your menu is accessed, you have two options: To c
Here are the keys for each of the “star” services: *30 - Activate caller ID blocking at any time *31 - Disable caller ID blocking at any time *67 - Activate caller ID blocking for the next call *72 - Activate Call Forwarding *73 - Disable Call Forwarding *74 - Activate Call forwarding to Voicemail *75 - Deactivate Call forwarding to Voicemail *78 - Activate Do not disturb *79 - Disable Do not disturb *92 - Activate Call forwarding on no answer *93 - Disable Call Forwarding on No Answer *98 -
Will my alarm system function with oxio home phone services?
We cannot guarantee proper alarm system functionality for all systems Most alarm systems are compatible with our telephone services, but it is imperative that you check with your equipment provider whether their services are compatible with IP telephony (VoIP). **What is
Can my number be confidential?
Of course! Simply reach out to a customer service agent via any of our platforms (Facebook, SMS, email or chat) and they will happily assist you in the process.
What is IP Telephony?
IP Telephony, also commonly referred to as Voice over IP (VoIP), is a method of transferring voices over Internet Protocols instead of through landlines. Voices and data are transferred from one phone to another similarly to instant messaging or email. Large telecommunications companies, like Bell and Vidéotron, have been using VoIP for years with great success! It keeps the customer experience as pleasant as before, but allows for easier maintenance for companies that use the service.
Do home phone services include long-distance and international calls?
We currently offer long-distance calls all across Canada (except Yukon and Northwest Territories)
Will my phone keep functioning even during an outage?
During an outage, your phone services will be interupted. You may however buy a backup UPS-type battery to ensure functionality during an outage.
Do you offer incoming call ID and call holding?
Yes, we do! Both these functionalities are offered at no additional cost to you! A caller’s ID will be displayed after the second ring of a call. To pick up a call that is on hold, press the “flash” button on your phone once you’ve heard the first ring. The caller ID of your second caller will also appear on your phone’s display after the second ring.
Can I forward my calls to a different phone number?
Of course! Simply reach out to a customer service agent via any of our platforms (Facebook Messenger, SMS, or email) with the number you wish your calls to be forwarded to.
Will my phone number be findable through Canada411 or the phone directory?
Your phone number will not be given to directories Since oxio home phone uses VoIP, it will not be disclosed nor given away to sites like Canada411 or the Yellow Pages.