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Disabling voice mail - how do I do it?

Copper Contributor
Copper Contributor
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Registered: ‎12-23-2018

Disabling voice mail - how do I do it?

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They didn't even tell me they were setting me up for this or that I had to activate it (even though people could leave messages, I coudn't retreive them). 


How do I deactiviate or set the # of rings to a higher number, such as 10.  If I'm home I want to turn it off but can't figure out how.  If I'm in the basement or outdoors I don't even get to the phone before it goes to voice mail.


Why does Verizon make things so hard?  With my answering machine I can either turn it on or off with a tiny touch of the finger.

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Registered: ‎01-01-2018

Re: Disabling voice mail - how do I do it?

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I beleive you can control some aspects of your phone service (if you have Fios Digital Voice) using the Fios Voice Account manager otherwise, you can calll into tech support maybe and they might know.

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