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Will. asked in Consumer ElectronicsLand Phones · 6 months ago

Telephone cold callers.?

  I get many cold callers on the phone. I use BT Call Protect but still get a lot of calls, sometimes I put the phone down straight away and sometimes keep them talking until I end the call. How to you handle them ?.

7 Answers

  • WayneH
    Lv 7
    6 months ago
    Favourite answer

    When I get a call the caller ID tells me it's a fake number, I always answer, "Detective Johnson, Dallas County sheriff's office."

  • ron h
    Lv 7
    3 months ago

    https://www.donotcall.gov/   this will help if you're in the US.

  • Anonymous
    6 months ago

    Pretend to be a poltergeist. Record a scene from The Omen or The Exorcist and play it down the phone.

  • 6 months ago

    Simple. I don't answer calls from numbers I don't recognize. If the call is legitimate, the caller can leave a VM

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  • 6 months ago

    Hanging up is the easiest. 

  • Scott
    Lv 7
    6 months ago

    I just don't answer any incoming call I don't recognize. They can leave a voicemail message if it's important.

  • 6 months ago

    I actually used to enjoy getting these calls, as I'd just sit there saying really lewd, nasty things until they'd hang up.  But now that it's robots doing the calling, I just don't answer when I don't recognize the caller id.

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