Telephone number line features, such as Call Forwarding, Outbound Caller ID, Inbound Caller ID and Directory Listing/ Directory Assistance (DL/DA) may be imported in bulk via a .CSV spreadsheet. Check out the Bandwidth Learning Lab for more information on updating Line Features for a single telephone number in the Bandwidth Dashboard
Perform the following steps to upload line features in bulk:
- Log into the Bandwidth Dashboard.
- From the top Navigation menu, select 'Numbers' > 'Import line features'
- From this page, click the 'Download a template .CSV file'
- Update the Excel. CSV file according to your needs.
Note: A requirements sheet for the template .csv file can be found below.
- .Save your Excel file as a .CSV
- On the Import line features page, click the 'Choose File' button and select your spreadsheet.
- Add a Customer order ID for your reference.
- Click 'Upload line options'
Requirements for the bulk features upload sheet:
|Field Name||Feature||Field Meaning and Values||Spreadsheet Column Header||Req'd|
|Telephone Number||ALL||10 Digit US Number||TelephoneNumber||Y|
|Inbound CNAM Display Option||CNAM||True if CNAM is to be displayed for incoming calls, False otherwise||CNAM Display|
|CNAM Display Name||LIDB||Name to display to called party||Name|
|CNAM Display Service Type||LIDB||Residential or Business||Service Type|
|CNAM Display Visibilty||LIDB||Provide calling name information: Blocked or Allowed||Presentation|
|Listing Type||DLDA||Listed (in DA & Dir) NonListed (in DA Only), NonPublished (No DA & No Dir). Use NonPublished to delete listing||ListingType||Y|
|Type of Account||DLDA||Residence or Business||SubscriberType y||Y|
|Listed Name Last||DLDA||Residential Last Name or the sortable portion of the Business Name. For business names the sorting order is typically based on the entire business name, so all parts of the business name that need to be sorted should be entered in the Lastname column of the spreadsheet.||LastName||Y|
|Listed Name First||DLDA||First Name or Remaining Name of Business||FirstName|
|Listed Name First 2||DLDA||First name of Second Party. It will be appended to the First Name with an "&"||FirstName2|
|Designation||DLDA||Atty, Plmbr, etc…||Designation|
|Title of Lineage||DLDA||Jr, Sr, III, IV, etc…||TitleOfLineage|
|Title of Address||DLDA||Rev, Sgt, etc…||TitleOfAddress|
|Title of Address2||DLDA||Dr, etc..||TitleOfAddress2|
|Title of Lineage for Dual Name||DLDA||Jr, Sr, III, IV, etc…||TitleOfLineageName2|
|Title of Address 1 for Dual Name||DLDA||Rev, Sgt, etc…||TitleOfAddressName2|
|Title of Address 2 for Dual Name||DLDA||Dr, etc..||TitleOfAddress2Name 2|
|Place Listing As||DLDA||Business Name Sorting String. This will be used as a string to control the sorting of the Listing if the Business Name above would not yield the correct results. For example, if 1040 Tax was the listed name; the PLA would be populated as either One Zero Forty Tax, Ten Forty Tax, or One Zero Four Zero Tax. The words within the PLA field will tell the publishers how to alphabetize the listed name.||PlaceListingAs|
|Address Indicator||DLDA||Used to control whether the address is listed or not. Set to Fasle to delete listing.||ListAddress||Y|
|Listed Address House Number Prefix||ADDR||Valid USPS Prefix||HousePrefix|
|Listed Address House Number||ADDR||Valid USPS House Number||HouseNumber|
|Listed Address Street No Suffix||ADDR||Valid USPS Street Number Suffix||HouseSuffix|
|Listed Address Street Directional||ADDR||N = North, S = South, E = East, W = West, NE = Northeast, NW = Northwest, SE = Southeast, SW = Southwest||PreDirectional|
|Listed Address Street Name||ADDR||Valid USPS Street Name||StreetName|
|Listed Address Street Thoroughfare||ADDR||St, Rd, Ct, Dr, etc…||StreetSuffix|
|Listed Address Street Directional Suffix||ADDR||N = North, S = South, E = East, W = West, NE = Northeast, NW = Northwest, SE = Southeast, SW = Southwest||PostDirectional|
|Listed Address Location||ADDR||Suite 320, Apartment 104A, 2nd Floor, 3rd Level, etc.||AddressLine2|
|Listed Address City||ADDR||Valid USPS Community||City||Y|
|Listed Address State||ADDR||Valid USPS State||StateCode||Y|
|Listed Address Zip Code||ADDR||Valid USPS Zip Code, zip plus code or international zip code||Zip||Y|
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