Voicemail Cheat Sheet by Paul English

Here are the secret numbers and tips to bypass IVR phone menus to get to a human. Do you know a new cheat? Tell us.

technology phone steps to find a human
AOL 800-827-6364 0
Apple 800-275-2273 “000; if virtual rep answers, say “”operator”””
Compaq 800-652-6672 No easy escape
Dell 888-560-8324 2 order; 3 support; 4 purchase help; or 00 to human
Dell Service 800-624-9897 option 1, xt 7266966, option 1, option 4, option 4
Earthlink 888-earthlink 1 find a dialin number; 2 billing; 3 sales; 4 support
Epson 800-922-8911 yes
Gateway 800-846-2301 00#
HP 800-474-6836 “Say “”agent””.”
HP 888-560-8324 00
IBM 800-IBM-4YOU You go into a hold queue immediately
Microsoft 800-936-5700 Always 0. This is true for just about any MS number.
QuickBooks 888-729-1996 1 purchase; 2 billing; 3 registration; 4 tech support or 0 to human
Symantec 800-441-7234 00

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