BT Answer 1571 is a network-based answering service and if you have a BT Business phone line, it's free.
When a new message arrives it reminds you to check your mailbox by placing a variable dial tone on the line.
Call either 0800 003800, 0800 917 1571 or 1571. Activation takes between two and ten days.
To access messages
To browse messages
- Press '1' to replay the message.
- Press '2' to save the message and move on to the next.
- Press '3' to delete the message and move on to the next.
To record a personal greeting
- Dial '1571'.
- Press '2' to choose menu option 2.
- Press '1' to choose menu option 1.
- After the prompt, record your greeting, then press '#'.
You will then receive another system prompt.
- Press two when happy with your greeting.
You will then hear a confirmation message.
For information on other calling features, please view the following:
Calling Features user guide (PDF 91KB)
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