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FRITZ!Box 6810 LTE Service

Assigning display names to telephone numbers

You can assign display names to telephone numbers in the FRITZ!Box. These are then shown in your telephone's display when making and receiving calls. The display name tells you which number was used to call or which number a caller dialed.

Important:Some of the settings described here are only displayed if the advanced view is enabled in the user interface. The configuration procedure and notes on functions given in this guide refer to the latest FRITZ!OS

1 Activating text information in the FRITZ!Box

  1. Enter #960*2* on your telephone and press the call key (lift the receiver).
  2. Hang up again after about 3 seconds.

    Note:Enter #960*0* if you would like to disable the display of text information again.

2 Assigning display names in the FRITZ!Box

  1. Click "Telephony" in the FRITZ!Box user interface.
  2. Click "Telephone Numbers" in the "Telephony" menu.
  3. Click the button (Edit) for the relevant telephone number.
  4. Enter a name of your choice in the "Display name" field.

    Example:
    You could enter "VOIP_12345", "provider_12345, "office", "private" or "12345" as a display name for the Internet telephone number 12345.

  5. Click "OK" to save the settings.