clients can connect to dialup modem with local number but not toll free number
Posted on 2003-12-04
I have a unique problem. I have a modem set up on a Windows 2000 server and clients that have dial-up permission can connect to it using our local telephone number 555-1234, however, we also have a toll-free number 1-888-555-1234 that when dialed it "rolls over" to and becomes the local number. I can dial both numbers with my telephone and get the "screaching modem sound" so I know it is dialing.
I can use the same laptop and dial the local number and connect to the network, the dial the toll-free number and hear the noise, but it will NOT connect.
ANy suggestions, PLEASE...