tone dialing

tone dialing

[′tōn ‚dīl·iŋ]
(electronics)
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In the days before touch tone dialing entered the area, a major technological upgrade was a longer handset cord.
HOME SECURITY SYSTEM is easy to install and requires only one land line with tone dialing for operation.
Comcast Digital Voice works with the majority of "major" home alarm systems using tone dialing and standard data communications protocols.
It has three-party conferencing, 16-number memory, redial and auto redial, built-in desk or wall convertible base and temporary tone dialing.
The Masonic was also home on November 12 to saxist-composer Ornette Coleman's multimedia extravaganza, "Tone Dialing." And extravaganza it was, an Event combining dance, video music by both his New Quartet (pianist Geri Allen, bassist Charnett Moffett, drummer Denardo Coleman) and his electric funk band Prime Time (Badal Roy on tabla, bassist Al McDowell, guitarists Chris Rosenberg and Ken Wessel, keyboardist Dave Bryant and the two Colemans).
Having to review music you've heard for the first time is the critic's curse; having to digest as ambitious an outing as "Tone Dialing" is dangerous to your intestinal fortitude.
In areas using pulse tone dialing, substitute PT for DT.
Be absolutely certain to get tone dialing. It costs more, but without it you can not perform computer functions or use any of the new long-distance services.