Customers With Disabilities

Welcome to the Verizon Fios Community.

Find help and answers to questions about anything and everything Verizon.

Beeping before dial-tone

Posts: 5
Registered: ‎06-14-2011

Beeping before dial-tone

Message 1 of 4 (3,996 Views)



I'm hoping that someone can tell me how to disable the beeping (alerting me of a voicemail) before the dialtone? I don't need my phone to alert me this way, and it confuses vistors to our home when the pick up the line.


Many Thanks

Silver Contributor IV
Posts: 1,777
Registered: ‎05-14-2009

Re: Beeping before dial-tone

Message 2 of 4 (3,993 Views)

Not sure if you can do that unless you disable voice mail.....


Never heard of anyone wanting to disable the studder dial-tone other than listening to all your voice mail.  Stop using VZ voice mail and use your own answering machine.....

Posts: 5
Registered: ‎06-14-2011

Re: Beeping before dial-tone

Message 3 of 4 (3,988 Views)

I would like to diable VZ voice mail and use my Google Voice voicemail instead but I can't seem to get it to work. Any ideas? Google wasn't helpful.

Posts: 1
Registered: ‎02-27-2012

Re: Beeping before dial-tone

Message 4 of 4 (3,565 Views)

but if i don't have voicemail (but i do hear the 10 beeps before the dial tone)... how would i listen to the messges on "my" voicemail?


My Verizon

  • Check Email
  • Add or Change Services
  • Suspend My Service
  • Manage Services


Watch Fios