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How do I change the caller ID that is shown when I call someone?

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Hello rclassen, I can help you out with your caller ID questions. You can block your outbound caller ID by dialing *67 before dialing the number. You can learn more about calling features with your XFINITY Voice service here: https://www.xfinity.com/support/phone/phone-quick-reference-guide/ 

 

If you are looking to change the name name that is shown to another name, the caller ID name must reflect the name on your Comcast account.

 

We also have the ability to block your outbound caller ID permanently if you would like. This would make all of your outbound call ID come up as "Private", every time.




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Unless things have changed in the last few years *67 will NOT block your number to toll free number (800, 888...) they will still capture the number your calling from.