auto dial

auto dial

[¦ȯd·ō ′dīl]
(communications)
The feature of a modem that automatically opens a telephone line and dials the telephone of a receiving computer to establish a connection.

auto dial

A modem feature that opens the line and dials the telephone number of another computer to establish connection. See auto answer.
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In case the system detects an activity, it will auto dial the numbers stored, immediately alerting people.
Users can see all their meetings, can share them via email or SMS in seconds, and on top of that, can join a conference call using the Auto Dial Conference Call feature built into the App.
TurboFTP offers strong interruption and stall protection backed by various mechanisms like Auto Dial, Smart Keep Alive, Auto Reconnect and broken transfer resume.
Desktop telephone features that ore extended to the PC of laptop via the software include voice mail, the ability to receive incoming telephone calls and accept or transfer calls into voice mail or to another person, caller ID on incoming telephone calls, the ability to place outgoing telephone calls, auto dial tied to user's own database, call forward external features, and call-record features on the laptop or PC as a WAV file or into voice mail.
The promotion behind it touts the company's proprietary Jog Dial feature, which provides the user with access to an alphabetical list of names stored in the auto dial.
A wider requirement for calls monitoring for auto dial alarms in Council owned commercial properties is also identified and this will be included as an option proposed to be taken up at a future date.
The GXP285 delivers superior audio quality with its HD handset and speakerphone, supports a number of advanced telephony features including hold, mute, transfer, forward, 3-way conference, XML customization of LCD screen, off-hook auto dial, auto answer, click-to-dial, downloadable ringtones, server redundancy and fail-over support, as well as security protection (SRTP and AES encryption of configuration file).
0 series phones by Thomson will include a GOOG-411 auto dial button.
Other standard features of the NEFAX 560 include Energy Star(R) rating for energy efficiency, 64 one-touch numbers, 164 auto dial locations and broadcast transmissions to as many as 180 recipients.
Place outgoing telephone calls, using auto dial tied to user's own database
In addition, and perhaps more valuable, pet owners will have a piece of mind that if their pet is lost and someone finds their pet wandering the streets, with a simple press of a button on the mobile device, the auto dial will dial the owners home alerting the owner to retrieve their pet.
4K bps modem, integrated telephone handset, fax forwarding, paging and remote retrieval, 108 auto dial locations and broadcasting to up to 158 locations.