Speed calling, or abbreviated dialing, lets you store 8 or 30 telephone numbers and place such calls by dialing one or two digits. This includes long distance numbers that are accessible by direct dialing. Speed calling is available in two forms, one which allows you to change the codes from your telephone, and one which requires Mid-Rivers to pre-establish the codes for the numbers you indicate. The 8 number option uses the digits 2 through 9 to store the speed dial numbers. The 30 number option uses the digits 20 through 49 to store the speed dial numbers. Programming your speed dial list is accomplished in the following manner:
With you phone off hook:
If you have 30 list speed dial:
* If you own a push button phone, you may avoid the 4 second wait by depressing the # (pound) symbol on the bottom right corner of your phone.