11640 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Jan 7, 2009 3:54 AM by DainBramage1
I believe the voicemail greeting is stored on AT&T's server so this would probably need to involve AT&T. AT&T offers an answer tones service that provides for something similar to this but from a selection of music or sound bites while the call is ringing before being answered or the voicemail greeting is heard.
I'm fairly certain there are no add ons or apps that provide for this which would likely have to work in conjunction with AT&T and their servers.
Since this is a user to user help forum only, doubtful anyone knows what Apple has plans in this regard if anything. You can use the iPhone feedback link to provide Apple your feedback.
Check out <http://www.YouMail.com>... it's a free service and works well (but I don't think you can schedule times for messages to be used), although because it routes people leaving message to their system, your minutes get dinged for the time that the person is leaving you their message, which the visual voicemail built into the iPhone seems to bypass. YouMail sends your voicemails as an email with an mp3 attachment, so listening to them isn't as convenient as with the built-in voicemail. It's fun to be able to customize your outgoing message based on who is calling you, but I don't know if it's worth the loss of minutes AND retrieval convenience.