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When you select
, you will be prompted to enter a Voice Mail
Access number if you have not yet set one up (see p. 12). If you have
already set one up, your phone will dial it.
After you listen to your messages, the message icon turns off. If it doesn’t, you can
reset it: With the phone in standby, open the menu and select
, then select
Using Your Phone During a Power Failure
If there is a power failure, you can still make and receive phone calls using the base
corded handset, including Call Waiting calls and changing the earpiece volume. All
other features of the base and all cordless handsets will not function.
While the power is out, the base uses a special ringer; you cannot adjust
the volume of this ringer.
USING THE ANSWERING SYSTEM
The answering system works with land-line calls only.
Answering System Options (
You can set or change the answering system options from any station. Just open the
menu and select
Select this option... To...
Enter a 2-digit PIN so you can access your answering
system from any touch-tone phone (see p. 24).
Set the number of rings (
) before the system
makes the system answer after 2 rings if
you have new messages or after 4 rings if you don't.
Set the amount of time (
minutes) callers have to
leave a message. Choose
if you don't want
the system to let callers to leave a message.
Have the system beep every 15 seconds when you have
a new message. The alert stops after you listen to all your
new messages or if you press any key on the base.
Change the language of the system's voice prompts.
Turn on the call screen feature so you can hear callers as
they leave messages on the base speaker (see p. 23).
Turn your answering system on or off.
You can also press
on the base.
Record an outgoing message or greeting (see below).
Switch greetings or delete your greeting (see below).