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Got this phone used (Uniden DCT7488) - works great except caller ID won't show up. It shows up on another land line so I know it's functioning. The uniden only shows (incoming calls). Please help! Thanks!

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  • m_lussky Mar 25, 2011

    The only thing in the menu to change was the "caller ID on call waiting" - which was off but I turned on and caller ID still didn't work. I don't see anything else under menu to change to activate caller ID.

  • m_lussky Mar 25, 2011

    I have the manual - not finding any help there, either.

  • m_lussky Mar 25, 2011

    the only option to change was "caller ID in call waiting" - changed that and caller ID still doesn't work.

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Contact your phone company, some companies actually block caller IDs

Posted on Mar 25, 2011

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  • m_lussky Mar 25, 2011

    I have caller ID through the phone company and know it is working since it shows up on another phone that is hooked up.

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    Mical Caterina Mar 25, 2011

    Then you're going to have to get into menu and activate it. Have similar unit at home & had to "turn on caller ID function"

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    Mical Caterina Mar 25, 2011

    here is manual ->http://www.uniden.com/pdf/DCT7488-2om.pd...

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    Mical Caterina Mar 25, 2011

    try powering down for 1 minute then power up and see if your change "took" and then see if caller ID works. Some can be temperamental

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