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Caller ID not working since porting old number

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Caller ID not working since porting old number

Caller ID and all the other features are not working since porting over my previous telephone number. I am using the exact same equipment (caller ID box and separate telephone) that worked fine with my previous carrier. The features DID work when I was given (a temporary) telephone number.


I tried disconnecting all equipment from electrical supply and from each other and the telephone line from the wall, waiting about a minute, then connecting it all back together.  The box still states :"UNKNOWN NAME" or after a few rings "PRIVATE NUMBER" but never any numbers, just dashes.


I really need all the features to work, since I am pre-paying for them, and clients will contact this telephone number after hours instead of at the office.

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