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turn off voice mail

How do I temporarily turn off voice mail?

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simpam wrote:

How do I temporarily turn off voice mail?

 


Hello,

You can not turn it on or off. You can call comcast support at 1-800 comcast to turn it off completely but it is either off and gone or active.

 

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Re: turn off voice mail

You can set it to ring 9 times before answering, which in effect turns it off, as no one is going to wait 9 rings to leave a message.

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The above information is correct. You will need to call into customer care or I can remove your voicemail for you. Do you still need assistance with this?

Thank You
-Keisha-
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I have an answering machine that I would like to use instead of voicemail.  How can I turn off the voicemail????

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Re: turn off voice mail

 

 

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Please Cancel My VoiceMail.  I live in an Assisted Care Center and my Xfinity voicemail is a duplicate of their system. 

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FrThomasCummins--

I show that you called in on 12/5 and the voicemail was removed. If you still require more assistance please let me know.

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Hi Keisha, 

I'm also interested in turning off my voicemail completely.  Can you please do that for me or email me at carrardo@comcast.net?

 

Thank you, 

Susana 

 

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Re: turn off voice mail

turn off my voicemail completely.

 

 

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HELP!

 

Please tell me how to turn off my voicemail completely.

 

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I would lke my voicemail turned off completely.

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email me at 77springgal@comcast.net and tell me how to turn off voicemail completely.  Thank you.

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Re: turn off voice mail

Did you see the post that said "You can not turn it on or off. You can call comcast support at 1-800 comcast to turn it off completely but it is either off and gone or active."

 

Sounds pretty clear to me, call 1-800 comcast and request it be turned off.

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keisha, can you turn my voicemail off please? its 4433604557 thank you

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No I would not paste text
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I will set ring to 5
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I have been trying to turn off my voicemail.  I have called "1800comcast" four times to hear about their Higher than expected call volume" .  

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AWESOME Idea!!!! and it worked Smiley Happy

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Please turn off our voicemail for fax machine at home to work.

Let us know if you turn it off for us.

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Please turn off our voicemail. We have an anwering machine and it messes up our phone when someone leave a message on it.

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