Level 1: Cadet

Land line constantly busy

My landline phone won't accept incoming calls or make outgoing calls, incoming calls say the line is busy and outgoing calls just disconnect after dialling. 

I have tried my old land phone but there is no dial tone just a hum on the line.

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Level 25: The Singularity
Level 25: The Singularity

Re: Land line constantly busy

Sounds like an open line.  Give 132203 a call (If non-NBN) or 1800 834 273 (NBN), or 

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Level 23: Superhero

Re: Land line constantly busy


Reading your question, I think you have NBN.

If so, switch your modem off for 3 or 4 minutes and switch back on again. Hopefully this fixes your issue. Thanks 

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