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    hey guys

    need to dial this number based in the USA and cant work out what code i use, iv googled and it says to add 00 1 then the number which is given as Toll-Free: (866) 788-2482 so when i dial 00 1 866 788 2482, it doesnt work?

    any advice much appreciated!!!

    thanks
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    cut out the 866 and try just using 001 in fronto f the number, its what i do and it always works.
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    The number might be restricted to only being callable from the US, in a similar way to 0800 (and other 'special' dialling codes, eg 0845 etc) being restricted to UK only. Most of these numbers have an international equivalent, which is usually just a normal landline number.
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    thanks!
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    did it work?
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    (Original post by xallofusx)
    cut out the 866 and try just using 001 in fronto f the number, its what i do and it always works.
    But that leaves: xxx-xxxx

    That's only 10 million numbers for the 300 million+ population :hmmm:

    Anyway, 866 is a toll free number. It may not work from here.
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    (Original post by TheTallOne)
    But that leaves: xxx-xxxx

    That's only 10 million numbers for the 300 million+ population :hmmm:

    Anyway, 866 is a toll free number. It may not work from here.

    It's what i do :o: i only call a cellphone though so it may be different.
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    415-222-8400 thats stub hubs corporate office they may be able to re direct so you dial 00 1* 415 222 8400 i think lol
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    (Original post by xallofusx)
    cut out the 866 and try just using 001 in fronto f the number, its what i do and it always works.
    No Numbers require an area code (what 866, in that case, is).
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    You cannot call toll free numbers internationally.
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    Yes, I've had to call plenty of US toll free numbers for various reasons. You can call them, but you get a warning from a nice American lady saying that you will be charged. It then connects your call.
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    BIGMAC is the usa dialing code for example

    BIGMAC-0415-491
 
 
 
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