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How to use the star calling features on my Bell Home phone

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Use these star commands quick activation or deactivation of your calling features.

If you’re having problems, you can call the calling feature help line at 1 800 461-2921

Download the calling feature User Guide

Calling featureActivateDeactivate

Call Answer

Online Voice Mail

*98 to access messages and setup.

*94 to change the number of rings

*90 to take messages when the line is busy.

*92 to take messages when you don't answer

*91 to stop taking messages when the line is busy.

*93 to stop taking messages when you don't answer.

Call Return *69 to dial the last caller. *89 to cancel a Call Return request.
Busy Call Return

*66 to monitor a busy line and inform you when it’s free.

*02 to permanently turn the Busy Call Return service on or off.

*86 to cancel a Busy Call Return request.

*03 to turn Busy Call Return service on or off while on a call.

Call Blocking *67 to block your name and phone number from the person you are calling.
Call Forwarding *72 to forward your Bell Home phone calls to any number. *73 to turn off Call Forwarding.
Call Waiting To switch to another call, press the LINK, FLASH or SWITCH HOOK buttons or press and release the receiver button.

*70 to turn service off temporarily.

*49 to deactivate long distance call notification.

Visual Call Waiting To switch to another call, press the LINK, FLASH or SWITCH HOOK buttons or press and release the receiver button.

*70 to turn service off temporarily

*49 to deactivate long distance call notification.

Three Way Calling *71 to talk with two people at the same time, or talk privately with one party while the other holds.
Call Privacy *11 to turn Call Privacy on and off. *11 to turn Call Privacy on and off.
Call Screen *60 to access your Call Screen list and turn service on or off. *60 to turn Call Screen on or off.
Call Trace *57 to record the number of a caller that’s harassing or threatening you.
Call Control *95 to access Call Control and turn service on or off. *95 to turn Call Control on or off.
Voice Dialling

*96 to turn Voice Dialling on or off.

*44 to set up Voice Dialling

*96 to turn Voice Dialling on or off.
Speed dial

*74 to enter the 8 phone numbers list.

*75 to enter the 30 phone numbers list

*77 to enter the 10 phone numbers list for a local link line
Hold *75 put the current call on hold.

Last Updated:11/04/2013

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