SORRY, THIS ITEM HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED BY THE MANUFACTURER.Eliminate
the need for extra dedicated telephone lines with the ComSwitch 5500. 1 Telephone
Line, 3 Device Ports (2 Ports Are Linked) -- usually an answering machine, phone,
fax or modem. Use the ComSwitch 5500 fax switch to automatically route calls
to your phone, answering machine, fax or modem - all on a single line! Choose
Automatic or Semi-Automatic operation. (Telephone line sharing device - fax
Distinctive Ring mode for simple line sharing - When you add
a second phone number to your single line, the CS 5500 works smoothly with Distinctive
Ring service offered by most local phone companies (different companies have
various names for this service; check with your phone company for details).
In short, the CS 5500 is able to recognize specific ring patterns assigned to
your different phone numbers and route calls to the right device.
Compatible with phone company Voice Mail and Caller ID - The
CS 5500 works with Voice Messaging from the phone company (requires Distinctive
Ring service activation). The system is also compatible with Caller ID service
(requires service activation).
Monitoring - The ComSwitch 5500 is so smart it stays on the
line during every call, listening for tone commands you send from the keypad
of a telephone. So you can talk for a few minutes, push three keys, and transfer
the call to your fax machine to receive a document. All on the same call.
Remote message notification - Never miss another important
message while you're away. Every time you receive a voice message, fax document
or data transmission, ComSwitch 5500 will automatically send a special tone
message to any desired telephone number - local or long distance. (Not compatible
with tone pagers.)
DSL Compatible - A mininum of two DSL In-Line Microfilter
phone filters are required (available from most consumer electronics stores).