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.
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Shiju SasidharanAssoc Project ManagerCommented:
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Shiju SasidharanAssoc Project ManagerCommented:
Hi

try this also

http://www.planet-source-code.com/vb/scripts/BrowseCategoryOrSearchResults.asp?optSort=Alphabetical&lngWId=1&B1=Quick+Search&txtCriteria=Answering+Machine
&blnWorldDropDownUsed=TRUE&txtMaxNumberOfEntriesPerPage=10&blnResetAllVariables=TRUE

;-)
Shiju
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Shiju SasidharanAssoc Project ManagerCommented:
hello
is this question still unsolved ?
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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
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Shiju SasidharanAssoc Project ManagerCommented:
hi
 
 Have  u tried this link
 http://www.geocities.com/sfrare/vbtapi3.html
 did u able to answer any incoming calls?
 Does ur modem support Caller-ID Feature ?
;-)
Shiju
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Shiju SasidharanAssoc Project ManagerCommented:
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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!

skymax2k
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moduloCommented:
PAQed with points refunded (250)

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