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30 Second Ring Time and the Elderly

Why 30 second max ring time on a mobile? It seems to upset a lot of people so I can only assume its for the benefit of telstra and not the customers.  I have an elderly mother with early onset dementia and mobility problems. It can take far longer than 30 seconds for her to answer the phone. Is there anyway it can be extended?

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Level 25: The Singularity
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Re: 30 Second Ring Time and the Elderly

No it can't be extended beyond 30 seconds.  It's the global norm for phone networks. I haven't seen a network where you can extend it beyond 30 seconds

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