directory assistance

(redirected from 555-1212)
Translations
informace
nummeroplysningen
numeropalvelu
informacije o telefonskim brojevima
番号案内サービス
전화번호 문의
nummerupplysningen
การสอบถามข้อมูลรายชื่อ
tổng đài

directory assistance

دَلِيلُ الهَاتِف informace nummeroplysningen Telefonauskunft πληροφορίες καταλόγου servicio de información telefónica numeropalvelu renseignements informacije o telefonskim brojevima servizio informazioni elenco abbonati 番号案内サービス 전화번호 문의 inlichtingen opplysningen informacja o numerach telefonicznych serviço de auxílio à lista, serviço de informações справочная nummerupplysningen การสอบถามข้อมูลรายชื่อ bilinmeyen numaralar tổng đài 电信查询
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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The main reason movies and television shows used a 555-XXXX number is because, for decades, nobody was assigned a phone number beginning with 555--with the exception of an operator for directory assistance at 555-1212.
Send a simple SMS into your network with items such as "FP 555-1212", "SS Gone Home", "CS Bill Smith".
For example, if you are calling 555-1212 and--the message starts, "The customer has ...", immediately enter "1212" and you will hear, "Thank you, connecting now." This won't work if the person has actively changed the code, but 90% or more have probably not bothered to do so.
You can reach me at 555-1212, and I look forward to talking with you soon."
Then call information (1 + area code + 555-1212) for the state capital, and ask for two telephone numbers: tourism and the state's department of natural resources.
Through Internet white page services such as Switchboard (http://www.switchboard.com) and 555-1212.com (http://www.555-1212.com) and mapping services such as MapQuest (http://www.mapquest.com), someone may also be able to find your phone number, your home address, and even directions to your house.
Visit 555-1212.com and see the Global section of the introductory page where there are hyperlinks to its major features:
If you have any questions, I can be reached at home on Monday between 9 and 11 am at 555-1212.
For example, if you call the number 555-1212 and hear the robotic voice begin, "The caller you have reached has call intercept," punch in the numbers 1212 and you will hear, "Thank you.
For example, they might say "Call Bob Smith," or they could give a number, for example, "Dial 555-1212."
When you don't have a telephone book at your fingertips, it's easy to dial 411 for local telephone numbers and 555-1212 for any long distance numbers.