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Preferences - Telephone Setup

Preferences - Telephone Setup

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The Telephone Setup tab contains options for configuring PhonePad's Caller ID and dialling features.  These settings are only valid if you have a TAPI device connected to your computer and telephone.

 

 

 TelephoneSetup

 

Caller ID


 


Caller ID Enabled

When checked, PhonePad will retrieve Caller ID information when you TAPI connected telephone rings.



Display Caller Information

When checked, PhonePad will display a pop window containing the phone number of the caller.  If the caller already exists in the PhonePad Address Book, other caller details will also be displayed.

TAPI Device

Displays the selected TAPI device on your system.  If this is blank, the Caller ID functionality will not work - click the phone icon to select a device.

 


 


Phone Dialing


 


Use TAPI Dialing

When selected, PhonePad will dial phone numbers using the Windows TAPI functionality.

 


Use Direct Modem Dialing

When selected, PhonePad will send commands directly to the modem to dial phone numbers.