TAPI Programming VB6/VBA (CallerID Monitor)

Hello Experts(-Team)!

I have to develope a little program for my company which addresses the TAPI-Interface from MicroS./our telephoneset in order to do outgoing calls and to monitor (scan) the tel.-set for incoming calls (CallerID etc.) from which i also can read customer data out of a MSSQL-DB (Name etc.)! It should also be compatible to other telephone-sets which are capable of working with TAPI.
The program should be in vb6 but better in vba because then it can be bind in a already existing msaccess-project.

Unfourtunately i don't have this much experience in vb (little-medium) escpecially in TAPI-functions!

If somebody of you can give me some advice/tips (examples, code-samples etc.) how i can scan the TAPI-Interface on incoming calls (most important) this would help me very much!

Thanks to everybody beforehand!

Greets skymax
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Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
I have created an application that uses TAPI.

I have used a special hardware (intel Dialogic PC Card - http://www.intel.com/network/csp/products/2419web.htm) and a component that interfaces this card (NCT DialogicVoice - http://www.nctsoft.com/products/NCTDialogicVoice2/). I know this component can retreive the CallerId if your telephone line supports it.
Shiju SasidharanAssoc Project ManagerCommented:
Shiju SasidharanAssoc Project ManagerCommented:

try this also


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Shiju SasidharanAssoc Project ManagerCommented:
is this question still unsolved ?
skymax2kAuthor Commented:
yes it is still unsolved! thx for your recent answers! i have some samples that are working when it comes to call somebody!

but there is no monitoring application which works! could be the a bad telephoneset or a wrong configuration! but der is no signal if i scan/monitor
the tapi-interface with some of these programs/samples i have already! only calling is possible!

any idea where the problem is?

thx 4 your answers!

greetz skymax
Shiju SasidharanAssoc Project ManagerCommented:
 Have  u tried this link
 did u able to answer any incoming calls?
 Does ur modem support Caller-ID Feature ?
Shiju SasidharanAssoc Project ManagerCommented:
skymax2kAuthor Commented:
The were some good tips! but unfourtunately nothing really helpful! sorry!

the best were some code in vb6 or vba (msaccess) wich use native tapi-code (or an *.ocx) which scans the tapi-interface all the time with which i can see incoming calls and their numbers!

thx so far!

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