971-217-9514

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(971) 217-**** Phone Numbers

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Near Beaverton, OR
Issued by Sprint Spectrum L.p.

Numbers with this prefix were first introduced in 2001.

While 9712179514 was originally issued by the company above in the location mentioned, the owner of the phone number (971) 217-9514 may have transferred it through a process called porting.

Around 50% of people reported it as "Scammer/Fraudster". You are the 90th person to search for it here. The number has a total of 62 complaints filed against it. The latest complaint reported the number as that of "Heavy accented men, did not identify himself".

User Complaints for 971-217-9514

I live in Canada. Tonight on My ID caller: 971-217-9514 from Oregon, I got a call from a supposed Windows technician named Kevin. He had an East Indian accent. He told me he was from Windows support and he was phoning about my computer. He knew my name. I told him I did not have a computer, whereupon he ended the call. I have had this same type of call from the same scammers using a different number. They have often called me daily for 2 months. It's certainly a swindle. Sometimes they call me to tell me I have a virus on my computer.

If they call you, just say you do not have a computer. My main concern is that they have my name. I am wondering if they got my details by hacking into something.

- Anonymous
Canada

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[Reply] July 4, 2012

Caller name: Maria

said they were calling about windows on my computer...I dont have a computer!

- Anonymous
Washington

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[Reply] July 20, 2012

Caller name: Jennifer

The person identified herself as "Jennifer". She had an East Indian accent and said she was with Windows operating system technical division. She said they were connected with the "main router" and that they could see messages that indicated that the computer had viruses. They wanted me to go on my computer so they could do something. At that point I hung up. The call came in on my cell phone.

- Anonymous
California

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[Reply] July 21, 2012

called my cellphone on Saturday 7:30 a.m. did not leave voicemail.
I do not know anyone from this number.

- Anonymous
California

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[Reply] July 28, 2012

Unsolicited call

- Anonymous
United States

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[Reply] August 6, 2012

These people have called me several times. Everytime I tell them to take me off their calling list. And everytime they talk over me and disregard everything I say. Just spent 10 min yelling at them to take me off their call list and telling them I did NOT want them to explain why they are calling and asking to speak to a manager. I know this is a scam. I just wish they would stop calling all the time.

- Anonymous
Canada

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[Reply] August 7, 2012

Caller name: ?

Male caller with an Indian Accent called indicating that he was calling from Windows Technical Dept from Microsoft. He mentioned something about receiving an error report from my computer. I told him that I did not have any problems with my computer and no error reports were sent. He wanted me to log into my computer so that he could check something. I asked him for his phone number and he gave me the following number indicating that it is their USA Helpline: 239-676-6474 I asked that he not contact me again.

- Anonymous
Ohio

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[Reply] August 15, 2012

Caller name: ?

Male caller with an Indian Accent called indicating that he was calling from Windows Technical Dept from Microsoft. He mentioned something about receiving an error report from my computer. I told him that I did not have any problems with my computer and no error reports were sent. He wanted me to log into my computer so that he could check something, which I did not do. I asked him for his phone number and he gave me the following number indicating that it is their USA Helpline: 239-676-6474 I asked that he not contact me again.

- Anonymous
Ohio

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[Reply] August 15, 2012

Accented individual phoned 10:30AM this morning claiming my computer was sending error messages to Windows support. The background (callcenter) noise would indicate he called from some boiler room. When asking specifics about his location was told Manchester, UK. When I started asking more probing questions (where did he get my name, mailing address, etc) from he got verbally abusive and I hung up.

Beware of any stranger or "company" who call you unsolicited and ask for private information or access to your computer!

- LeonW
Canada

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[Reply] August 16, 2012


- Pavel
Canada

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[Reply] August 17, 2012

Caller name: Not sure

Same as others, East Indian supposedly calling from Microsoft or Windows. I asked where he was calling from, he said Ontario, I said that's odd because it says Oregon on my call display. Same spiel as the others who posted, apparently my computer is sending them error messages. I said that Microsoft had never called me before, he said the messages were new. Definitely not legit.

- Anonymous
Canada

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[Reply] August 24, 2012

Caller name: Peter

Same as other calls. Today, a fellow with an East Indian accent who calls himself Peter, says he's with Windows/Microsoft and they're getting error messages from my computer. I did not engage him in conversation, just hung up. He has not yet called back.

- Anonymous
Canada

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[Reply] September 3, 2012

Heavy accent saying they were alerted to viruses on my computer. They said that my Windows program was sending alerts to them.
I asked if they were from Microsoft.
They said, no that they were the technical support division with Windows.
I said I would need to call them back. He gave me 415-830-8699 to call back, although call came from 971-217-9514

- Anonymous
Washington

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[Reply] September 11, 2012

Called at 11:30pm. Some people have to get up to go to work in the morning!! WTF??

- Anonymous
Canada

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[Reply] September 17, 2012

Caller name: Not sure

Same as other users - they've called me twice, asked for me by name and wanted me to modify the registry on my computer. Hung up both times.

- Anonymous
Washington

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[Reply] September 24, 2012

Caller name: Not sure

Same as other users - they've called me twice, asked for me by name and wanted me to modify the registry on my computer. Hung up both times.

- Anonymous
Washington

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[Reply] September 24, 2012

Same as above - male caller with Eastern Indian accent insisted that I must talk to him about my Windows computer. When I told him my number was on Do Not Call list, he kept trying to tell me that he can see viruses from my computer and it was not protected...I hung up.

- Anonymous
United States

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[Reply] September 27, 2012

Woman with Indian accent asked for me by name but used "Mrs." I am not married. Anyway, it was the Microsoft Windows scam. Didn't get a chance to hang up on her as we were cut off before I could give her what-for!

- Anonymous
California

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[Reply] October 16, 2012

Caller name: I don't recall

Tried to convince me there were errors on my PC. I played along to see what he was up to. I unplugged my router because he knew my name and address. We continued, I was skeptical. We looked through
Computermanagementsystem and saw errors....Duh
Then he suggested since there were more tha 10 "RED" errors that Technical Dept. needed to connect to my PC. I laughed and said "That's NOT gonna happen." then he hung up.
That is when I googled the telephone # 971-217-9514 with TOP GOOGLEPAGES on the Caller ID Screen.

- Anonymous. Will be shown
United States

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[Reply] November 7, 2012

Do not give ANY information over the phone to this number 971-217-9514. Report this phone number to your local authorities for possible fraudulent activity and computer/internet hacking. Thanks

- Anonymous
Canada

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[Reply] November 7, 2012

Called several times. I didn't understand the person. Called 6 times.

- Anonymous
United States

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[Reply] November 9, 2012

Caller name: ?

Man with Indian accent asked if I am the owner of a computer in this house. I asked who was calling. He gave his name and explained that he represented Windows, and there were a number of errors coming from my computer. If I would log on to my computer, he would help me, etc... I asked for his number and he hung up. Of course, I HAVE his number----"not in service, Pacific Telecom Group".

- Optional. Will be sDhown
Canada

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[Reply] November 27, 2012

Caller name: jason

I have been getting calls from this scammers on different times telling me that I have problems with my computer software particularly windows, I knew that they are just trying to scam us for something. Last night they called again just before we are about to sleep. I wish we can stop these scammers before they could scam more people. They have indian accent and yeah, they know your first and last name. It is scary.

- Anonymous
Washington

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[Reply] December 4, 2012

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