Caller ID

This popular feature allows you to know the name and the number of the person who’s calling before you answer the phone.

FTC will program this feature for you. Caller ID-capable phones and boxes available through FTC. The name and number of the person calling you shows on the Caller ID capable device.

Note: Call information is not displayed from some calls, including:

  • Placed through some long distance carriers
  • From areas where Caller ID is not available
  • Placed from party lines and some cellular phones
  • From people who use Call Restrict options.
  • For some types of business systems.