HolidayBuyer's Guide

Phones forum

General discussion

Reverse phone number look up

by Big Steve / May 11, 2009 9:20 PM PDT

Are there any free reverse phone number look up websites that will let you know if the number you entered on their site is either a cell number or a landline number and will also let you know the name of the company providing the phone service?

Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Reverse phone number look up
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Reverse phone number look up
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
whitepages.com
by Pepe7 / May 11, 2009 11:31 PM PDT
Collapse -
411.com
by jamesdunlap / July 1, 2009 5:05 AM PDT

I'd give this yellow pages site a try, they have reverse lookup tools that have been helpful to me in the past. Cheers!

Collapse -
Cell Phone Number Search
by jackcash / January 8, 2010 9:04 AM PST

If you are looking for information from a cell phone number, then you most likely will not find it for free. I have conducted reverse phone lookups using reverse cell phone search in the past and have been satisfied with the results.

You can try google. Search in this format: "(777) 777-7777". Use the quotes. You may get lucky and someone posted their cell on a social networking site like MySpace or LinkedIn. If the number is on an indexed web page, google should find it.

Collapse -
Reverse cell phone number lookup site
by mikemdx / February 1, 2010 12:35 PM PST

Yes, you can check out this reverse cell phone number lookup site.

It provides free information such as carrier, location(city and state) and phone type(cell phone or home phone).

But if you want to know the name and address of the owner, you need to pay.

Popular Forums
icon
Computer Newbies 10,686 discussions
icon
Computer Help 54,365 discussions
icon
Laptops 21,181 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 16,313 discussions
icon
Phones 17,137 discussions
icon
Security 31,287 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 22,101 discussions
icon
Windows 7 8,164 discussions
icon
Windows 10 2,657 discussions

The Samsung RF23M8090SG

One of the best French door fridges we've tested

A good-looking fridge with useful features like an auto-filling water pitcher and a temperature-adjustable "FlexZone" drawer. It was a near-flawless performer in our cooling tests.