Solved

Internet-phone

Posted on 2000-03-29
9
158 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-28
Recently, I hear about we can use international PC-TO-PHONE via internet FREE. Is it true? and how can I do it?
Thank.
0
Comment
Question by:vbn032400
  • 3
  • 2
  • 2
  • +2
9 Comments
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:garzajd
ID: 2668141
Yes it is true, there are a few free services out that will allow you to use a mike and speakers from a PC then using there software (most in Java script so it loads into your browser) you can place a call anywhere. For an example try this site:
http://www.dialpad.com
You will have to become a member or something- its free just have to put in some info and make a name. Then you will get a dialpad and use it like a normal phone.
Good luck- hope it works for you
0
 

Expert Comment

by:fallcool
ID: 2668208
Dialpad only works within USA.  As for the international PC-TO-PHONE, it depends on which country you want to call to.  Usually it is not free.
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
jinson earned 20 total points
ID: 2668925
Other than dialpad, you also can go to http://www.mediaring.com to use a free PC-to-Phone within US.You have to download MediaRing phone and start using it.
0
Manage your data center from practically anywhere

The KN8164V features HD resolution of 1920 x 1200, FIPS 140-2 with level 1 security standards and virtual media transmissions at twice the speed. Built for reliability, the KN series provides local console and remote over IP access, ensuring 24/7 availability to all servers.

 

Expert Comment

by:sci33
ID: 2670698
no jinson, mediaring is to call from computer to computer, but if yo uwant to call from computer to telephone then goto www.dialpad.com, that site rocks!

-sci33
0
 

Author Comment

by:vbn032400
ID: 2671924
Thank you for all your replies. Do we have only 2 web sites? My expected is international PC-to-phone (not pc-to-pc)for free (I just hear someone said that). One of websites above has PC-To-phone but the cost is more expensive than long distance company.
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:garzajd
ID: 2671962
Well I'm affraid to comment after you awarded an answer that wasnt even related to your question- pc to pc is alot different then pc to phone.
And for your info Dial pad will work for you if you are not in the US, However you can not call outside of the US
0
 

Expert Comment

by:jinson
ID: 2677463
sci33, I'm sure that Mediaring can make a PC-to-phone call. Please go and check with mediaring.com
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:garzajd
ID: 2678990
that has nothing to do with anything. You gave a repeated answer. But I wont complain cause this whole point thing is bs anyways
0
 

Author Comment

by:vbn032400
ID: 2681695
Thank you for all responses. Maybe my expectancy (international PC-to-phone for free)is not realistic at this time.
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: IP Lookup

Get more info about an IP address or domain name, such as organization, abuse contacts and geolocation.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Recently Microsoft released a brand new function called CONCAT. It's supposed to replace its predecessor CONCATENATE. But how does it work? And what's new? In this article, we take a closer look at all of this - we even included an exercise file for…
NTFS file system has been developed by Microsoft that is widely used by Windows NT operating system and its advanced versions. It is the mostly used over FAT file system as it provides superior features like reliability, security, storage, efficienc…
In this video, we discuss why the need for additional vertical screen space has become more important in recent years, namely, due to the transition in the marketplace of 4x3 computer screens to 16x9 and 16x10 screens (so-called widescreen format). …
The Task Scheduler is a powerful tool that is built into Windows. It allows you to schedule tasks (actions) on a recurring basis, such as hourly, daily, weekly, monthly, at log on, at startup, on idle, etc. This video Micro Tutorial is a brief intro…

821 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question