Google Voice is a Voice over IP (VoIP) service that allows users to send and receive calls to and from computers and cell phones, as well as other mobile devices. Google Voice also provides 'visual voice mail' by transcribing voice messages to text for easy management. Google Voice provides ...

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Any way to set the Google Voice 'ringtone' in Chrome?

I'm not sure if this is specific to the Google Voice extension in chrome or to just Google Voice, but I cannot find a setting in either, and neither can I find any information about setting this ...
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Google Voice - Echo on Call recipient end

I am using a landline to dial into Google voice and have Google voice complete the call. I cannot hear an echo on my end, but there is regularly an echo on the receiving end. I do not have echo ...
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Any way to hook up Google Talk with a FreeSWITCH server to make outbound phone calls?

Once, with Google Voice used XMPP, you could use it to do free outbound US and Canada calls with your Asterisk or FreeSWITCH server. Today, if you use this guide, ...
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Is there a faster way to purge Google Voice messages?

I have searched on forums, tech blogs, Google voice support page, and I have not been able to find an answer. I have over 2000 messages in Google Voice - that's not including call history. I am ...
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send sms with perl and google voice

I try to send sms to my mobile phone with perl and google voice. I have installed google::voice module with perl : perl -MCPAN -e "install Google::Voice" perl script: use Google::Voice; my $g = ...
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How do I Import a CSV file to google voice with different fields than a normal contact?

I want to import bulk phone numbers, addresses, and business names to google voice. The CSV file I am trying to import has different fields than a normal contact field and the system won't process ...
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100% free landline calling possible with Asterisk PBX and Google Voice? [closed]

This forum post gives supposed instructions for free land line via Google Voice with inbound and outbound calling. How is this possible? From what little I know I am under the impression that Google ...
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Google Voice vs Pinger for PC (Windows 7) [closed]

I have a buddy who is going through a very rough time financially. He currently does not have a phone but does have a laptop with wifi access. I have been looking for a way to help him get a free or ...
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How can I amplify the sound/audio output of a particular program?

I'm a frequent user of Google Voice, and I have issues hearing certain callers. Whenever this occurs, I have to turn the volume on Windows all the way up to 100%, and I still would like it louder. ...
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Can I stop iPhone apps from changing my Gmail status? [closed]

I recently got the Mo+ GV iPhone app to replace talkatone and it's a thousand times better. The problem is is that when I'm logged in (It connects to GTalk/voice) my gmail status is changed to an ...
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How can I send text messages to an e-mail address?

I'd like to use Google Voice to send messages from my to my mother's e-mail address, since she doesn't have a cell phone. Google Voice won't allow me to send a message to an e-mail address. How do ...
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Getting Thunderbird to open tel: links with Google Voice

On Thunderbird on WinXP, when I click a tel: link it asks me which app to use. How to I get it to call up Gmail with the Canadian version of Google Voice (you can only dial from within Gmail) and ...
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How can I make Google Voice calls using my Apple Address Book & Quicksilver?

There's got to be an easier way than copying and pasting phone numbers from my Quicksilver / Address Book.app look-up into the Google Voice web page. Does anyone have any tips on how to make this ...
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Is it possible to receive SMS text messages on the computer?

I do not have a mobile phone. However, I would like to send and receive SMS text messages to friends' mobile phones using my computer (Windows) and the Internet. Skype allows me to send SMS ...
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Wi-Fi voice calling methods on a jailbroken iPhone? [closed]

I have a jailbroken iPhone 4S on AT&T in Cambridge, MA. My location has unreliable AT&T coverage, and I can't use Verizon or Sprint (too much coverage = pilot pollution). It's got to the point ...
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What's the purpose of the Google Camera Adapter drivers?

I understand these get installed when installing Google Voice and Video Chat, but why are they there and what does Google use them for?
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No XMPP client to talk to, us (partial JID) : asterisk

I am attempting to setup asterisk with my google voice account and not having much success. When I attempt to dial out, I get this error: No XMPP client to talk to, us (partial JID) : asterisk ...
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What are the internal workings of Google Voice?

I am new to Google Voice and am interested in how it works internally so I have few doubts about it. Is the Google Voice number itself a SIP number? How does Google Voice receive calls from any PSTN ...
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Use Outlook dialer to dial Google voice? XP Outlook 2003

Windows XP, Outlook 2003: How can I use Outlook dialer to dial Google Voice? This is for "over the web", not through a modem. This way I can track my calls on Outlook.
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Getting Kopete to work with Google voice chat on GNOME - FC14 - x86_64

Kopete works great with Google Talk, but I have not been able to use Google voice chat either on Google Chrome or Kopete. Skype works great. Please advise.
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Google Voice to be used as a regular phone line

is there a way to use Google Voice on regular phone? perhaps with an additional SIP device? or something? I heard I could do it through Gizmo5, but they have limit of 3 minutes now which is stupid and ...
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Is there an adapter to use a regular phone with Skype or Google Voice?

Is there an adapter to use a regular phone with Skype or Google Voice? I found this Dlink adapter but it is discontinued, any idea why? Will it still work in Canada and in the US? Any suggestions for ...
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Google Voice Dialer for Linux?

Is there a google voice dialer that runs as a stand-alone application? I would prefer to login through the application and not the web browser if possible. Walter
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Use AutoHotKey to auto answer calls from Google Voice?

I want Google Voice phone calls to be answered automatically on my PC. Is there a way AutoHotKey can test for an incoming call or test to see if the answer button appears in my browser and then ...
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Pidgin - Google Talk - How to display the dialpad

I have Google Voice working with Google Talk and pidgin on my local computer. My problem is that if I dial a conference number, I need a dial pad to enter the numbers, how can I get pidgin to display ...
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Google Voice to Skype - Free?

Is there a way to forward a Google Voice number to a Skype number without an existing gizmo5 account (and they don't appear to be accepting more reservations post acquisition) for free?
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Google Voice is not accepting Skype SMS verification messages for Caller ID, anyone got a workaround?

I am unable to set my caller id number in Skype to my Google Voice number. Skype's caller id verification process requires a SMS message to be sent to the requested number. The text messages aren't ...
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Configure Google Voice SMS with Digsby IM

I want to be able to view my google voice sms messages as an IM service in Digsby. I can easily create an email, and set up email filters and forwarding, but that is not the solution I am looking for. ...
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How do I make calls I dial from my mobile phone go through Google Voice? [closed]

I know I can dial the the Google Voice web interface, but obviously I'm not always near my computer when I want to call someone. Is there a way to make any call I dial go out with my Google Voice ...
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Google Voice SMS [closed]

How does google voice work when I text someone with my google voice sms and they respond..I get their google voice number and not their actual cell number? When they send a sms from their phone to my ...
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How does receiving SMS messages work in Google Voice?

Can a sender just send a message to my Google Voice (GV) number and it goes to me? Or do I have to send them an SMS from GV first to initiate the conversation? The reason I ask is that once I had ...