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where do you plug the telephone line in on an VIP211z

where do you plug the telephone line in on an VIP211z
Robert asked this question 1 year ago
  • Dish Network • 15870 answers • 95% helpful

    Robert there's a phone line connection behind the receiver. Turn the receiver around & u'll see the phone connection.
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    • Dish Network • 15870 answers • 95% helpful

      Robert please let me know if u need more help with this. Once u connect the phone line, u'll want dish network to reconize the connection. Steps next.
    • Dish Network • 15870 answers • 95% helpful

      Connect the phone to the receiver & phone connection.
      Turn the receiver & tv on & grab ur dish remote.
      Press the menu button on the dish remote. More steps follow.
    • Dish Network • 15870 answers • 95% helpful

      1). Press the menu button.
      2). Select the number 6.
      3). Select the number 3.
      4). Select Connection & that icon is on the left.
      5). Then select Call out.
      6). Once it sees ur phone line connection select Analysis.
      7). Then select Send Status.
      That will send the message to dish network for u.
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      Robert

      There is no place to plug it in. on the VIP211z
    • Dish Network • 15870 answers • 95% helpful

      Robert I'm very sorry, I made a mistake. That's r new 211 single receiver & is mainly made for RV's or tail gating. There is no phone line connection on this receivers. Its r only receiver made that can't be connected to a phone line. I'm very sorry for this mistake.
    • Dish Network • 15870 answers • 95% helpful

      Robert u can try the Ethernet connection, There's a converter u can purshase & connect this to ur phone line. Very sorry for this mistake. As a tech for 13 years these new 211's just came out & I'm not very familiar with them yet.
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      Robert
      It to bad Dish can not fix there mistakes
  • Dish Network • 753 answers • 93% helpful

    Robert the 211z receiver does not connect to a phone line.
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      Robert
      how do you get caller ID
    • Dish Network • 753 answers • 93% helpful

      The 211z does not support the caller ID function. Calling customer service and requesting a vip211k would resolve this issue. please call 800-333-3474
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      Robert
      OK Thank You
    • Dish Network • 753 answers • 93% helpful

      You are welcome Robert. I'm sorry that the resolution wasn't more immediate.