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Caller ID Problem on the GE2811 Twin cordless phone system

The caller id does not always display on the telephone sets.  We frequently receive the following error messages, "Incomplete Data" or "No data".

 

The correct data will appear on hand set 1, but it is not consistent. The caller id does not appear on hand set 2.

 

We do not have call waiting. We have had caller id for 5 years and it worked on the other telephone sets.

 

We have had the telephone sets for two weeks.  I am not sure what to try next.

 

Thanks

George Pyo

 

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  • Frogdoggabby Nov 03, 2007

    Caller ID does not display on GE 28112 Series DECT 6.0 Cordless phone.



    Has two handsets caller ID does not display on either.


  • icecobra Nov 25, 2007

    Whenever I get a call it says "incomplete data". ONE time I was on the phone and got a call from a friend, and the mobile phone number did show up. Just got the phone, and I'm trying to figure this out.

  • nickmansell Nov 27, 2007

    Phone shows "INCOMPLETE DATA" when someone calls, and only shows the # and info AFTER the call. Never shows Caller ID when the phone rings.????!!!!! Every other phone has worked. WUWT??

  • Anonymous Dec 16, 2007

    Caller ID info displays on handset 1 but handset 2 shows "no data" or "incomplete data" most of the time. VIP melody won't work on handset 2 because it can't detect the incoming phone numbers.



    It was like this right out of the box. I am considering returning the phone or sending handset 2 to GE for warranty repair.



    Any thoughts?

  • Anonymous Apr 04, 2008

    Caller ID is inconsistent and most often shows "no data"

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    I have at@t cl82353/dect 6.0 cordless telephone/answering system with caller id/call waiting.so how can I do the day/light time change to stay.

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    No one can leave a message I returnedt0 **** Smith They tried to fix it.It functioned correctly only once after I plugged it in at home The phone functions well but the answering system not at all

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    We have the model # CL82201 with called ID announce It stopped working and we have had it for a year and all of a sudden the caller Id announce stoppped working

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How to get the caller ID to work on the additional GE DECT phone handsets. You must follow these steps in the exact order :
#1 - unplug the base phone
#2 - unplug the telephone line from the base phone
#3 - remove the battery packs from the phones
#4 - wait 10 minutes. reverse the order when assembling. Put battery packs in phones, put the telephone line back in the base phone and lastly plug all phones back in.
It takes about another 10 minutes after that before all phone handsets start recognizing caller ID.

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