Quick reference guide - handset
Quick start guide
Quick reference guide - telephone base
Initial settings
CL84100/CL84200/CL84250/CL84300/CL84350
This quick start guide provides you with basic instructions only.
For more detailed instructions, refer to your Abridged user’s
manual provided in the package, or see the online Complete
user’s manual at www.telephones.att.com/manuals.
Telephone base installation
•
Plug the large end of the AC power adapter into
a power outlet not controlled by a wall switch.
•
•
Plug the other end
of the telephone
line cord into a
telephone jack or
a DSL filter.
Plug the small end of
the AC power adapter
into the power jack
on the bottom of the
telephone base.
•
If you have DSL high-speed
Internet service, a DSL filter
(not included) is required.
Raise the antenna.
PRESS TO RELEASE
Charger installation
• Plug the large end of
PRESS TO RELEASE
•
the AC power adapter
into a power outlet not
controlled by a wall
switch.
•
•
Plug one end of
the telephone
line cord into the
telephone jack on
the bottom of the
telephone base.
Plug the other
end of the coiled
handset cord into
the jack at the
left side of the
telephone base.
Place the cords into
the channels.
Caution: Use only the power adapter provided with this product. To obtain a replacement, visit
www.telephones.att.com or call 1 (800) 222-3111. In
1 (866) 288-4268.
CHARGE indicator
• On when the handset is
charging.
Handset
qCID/-VOLUME
• Press qCID to show caller
ID history when the handset
is not in use.
• Press to scroll down while
in menus.
• While entering names or
numbers, press to move the
cursor to the left.
• Press to decrease the
listening volume when on
a call, or to decrease the
message playback volume.
Step 1
Plug the battery connector
securely into the socket
inside the handset battery
compartment, matching the
color-coded label. Insert the
supplied battery with the
label THIS SIDE UP facing
up as indicated.
Step 2
Align the cover flat
against the battery
compartment, then
slide it upwards until it
clicks into place.
IN USE indicator
• When the handset is not
in use, press to show the
menu.
• While in the menu, press to
select an item or save an
entry or setting.
During a call, press to
answer an incoming call
when you receive a call
waiting alert.
Press to show the menu.
While in the menu, press to
select an item or save an
entry or setting.
CANCEL
p/DIR
While using menus, press to
cancel an operation, back up
to the previous menu or exit
the menu display.
Press when the phone is idle
to display the directory.
q/CID
While entering or modifying
names, press to move the
cursor to the right.
On when the telephone is in
use, or when the answering
system is answering an
incoming call.
On during the handset
registration process.
Flashes when another
telephone is in use on the
same line.
Flashes when there is an
incoming call or when the
system is deregistering
handset(s).
• Press pDIR to show
directory entries when the
handset is not in use.
• Press to scroll up while in
menus.
• While entering names or
numbers, press to move the
cursor to the right.
• Press to increase the
listening volume when on
a call, or to increase the
message playback volume.
PHONE/FLASH
• Press to make or answer a
call.
• During a call, press to answer
an incoming call when you
receive a call waiting alert.
• While reviewing a caller ID
log entry, press repeatedly to
add or remove 1 in front of
the telephone number before
dialing or saving it in the
directory.
TONE
# (pound key)
• Press to switch to tone
dialing temporarily during a
call if you have pulse dialing.
• Press repeatedly to display
other dialing options when
reviewing a caller ID log
entry.
1
/�������
SPEAKER
MUTE/DELETE
• During a call, press to mute the
microphone.
• While reviewing the caller ID history, the
directory or the redial memory, press to
delete an individual entry.
• While predialing, press to delete digits.
INTERCOM
While entering numbers or
characters, press to move
the cursor to the left.
When the phone is idle, press to
page all handsets.
While in idle mode, press to adjust the
base ringer volume.
REDIAL/PAUSE
Ringer volume
/REPEAT
• Press to begin an intercom
conversation or to transfer
a call.
Press to skip the message.
REDIAL/PAUSE
During message playback, press to adjust
the listening volume.
/SKIP
qp/VOLUME
• During an outside call, intercom call,
message or announcement playback,
press to change the audio quality to
best suit your hearing.
Press to switch between speakerphone and
corded handset.
Record your own announcement
You can set the answering system to answer an incoming call after two,
four, or six rings, or toll saver. If you choose toll saver, the answering system
answers a call after two rings if you have new messages, or after four rings
when there are no new messages.
If you want the built-in answering system instead of the voicemail to answer a
call, you should set the answering system to answer a call at least two rings
before the voicemail is set to answer. Contact your telephone service provider
for information on your voicemail settings.
Using a cordless handset or the telephone base:
1. MENU -> q or p -> Answering sys -> SELECT.
2. q or p -> Ans sys setup -> SELECT.
3. q or p -> # of rings -> SELECT.
4. q or p -> Choose among 2, 4, 6 or Toll Saver -> SELECT.
Press to delete the message currently
playing. When in idle mode, press twice to
delete all old messages.
SPEAKER
Set the date/time before using the answering system.
Using a cordless handset or the telephone base:
1. MENU -> q or p -> Settings -> SELECT.
2. q or p -> Set date/time -> SELECT.
3. q or p -> Date & time -> SELECT.
4. Enter the month, day and year using the dialing keys -> SELECT.
5. Enter the hour and minute using the dialing keys.
6. q or p to choose AM or PM -> SELECT.
Number of rings
X/DELETE
If you have pulse dialing, press
during a call to switch to tone
dialing temporarily.
Set date/time
Flashes when there are new messages or
memos in the answering system.
/PLAY/STOP
TONE
The following are a few examples of common features to set before using the
telephone. Refer to the Handset and telephone base settings and Answering
system settings in the Abridged user’s manual or the online Complete user’s
manual for detailed instructions on setting all telephone features.
Press to start or stop message playback.
/ANSWER ON
Press to turn the built-in answering system
on or off.
INT
• Press repeatedly to view
the last 20 numbers dialed.
• While entering numbers,
press and hold to insert a
dialing pause.
We recommend you program your telephone system before use.
Your outgoing announcement plays when calls are answered by the answering
system. You can use the preset announcement to answer calls, or replace it
with your own recorded announcement.
Using a cordless handset or the telephone base:
1. MENU -> q or p -> Answering sys -> SELECT.
2. SELECT to select Announcement.
3. Press 7. After the tone, speak towards the handset or telephone base to
record your announcement.
4. Press 5 to end recording.
Telephone base
Press to turn off the microphone; press again
to resume your conversation.
Handset
side view
LOCATOR
When the phone is idle, press
to initiate an intercom call.
Press to repeat the message; press twice
to play the previous message.
EQ
Use only the supplied rechargeable battery or replacement battery (model BT166342).
Press to scroll down while
in menus and lists.
Press to scroll up while in
menus and lists.
MUTE
CHARGE light
Step 3
Charge a cordless handset by placing it face
forward in the charger. The CHARGE light on the
top of the handset is on during charging.
Press when the phone
is idle to display the call
history.
OFF/CLEAR
• During a call, press to hang
up.
• While in a menu, press to
cancel an operation, back
up to the previous menu, or
exit the menu display.
• Press and hold while the
telephone is not in use
to erase the missed call
indicator.
• Press to switch between
the speakerphone and the
handset.
Battery installation
Install the battery as shown below. Charge your handset(s) before initial use.
The battery is fully charged after 16 hours of continuous charging.
MENU/SELECT
pDIR/VOLUME+
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Canada, dial
MENU/SELECT
FLASH
Press to access the last 20 numbers dialed.
While predialing or entering numbers into
your directory, press and hold to insert a
dialing pause.
You can set the ringer volume level to one of the six levels or turn the
ringer off.
Using a cordless handset or the telephone base:
1. MENU -> q or p -> Ringers -> SELECT.
2. SELECT to select Ringer volume.
3. q or p to choose the desired level -> SELECT.
Language
If you want to change the display language, or you have accidentally changed
the language and want to switch it back to English, follow the below steps.
Using a cordless handset or the telephone base:
1. MENU -> q 5 times -> SELECT twice.
2. q or p to choose the desired language, or choose English if you want to
change the display language to English -> SELECT.
Telephone operation
Operation
Making a call
On-hook dialing
(predialing)
Answering a call
Ending a call
Handset
speakerphone
Directory
Steps
Using a cordless handset:
Press PHONE or /��������
SPEAKER -> Enter the telephone number.
Using the telephone base:
Press SPEAKER
or lift the corded handset -> Enter the
telephone number.
Using a cordless handset:
Enter the telephone number -> Press PHONE or
/��������
SPEAKER to call.
Using the telephone base:
Enter the telephone number -> Lift the corded handset or
press SPEAKER .
Using a cordless handset:
Press PHONE or /�������
SPEAKER, or press any dialing key
(0-9, TONE or #).
Using the telephone base:
Lift the corded handset, press SPEAKER , or press any
dialing keys (0-9, TONE or #).
Using a cordless handset:
Press OFF or return the handset to the charger.
Using the telephone base:
Hang up the corded handset or press SPEAKER .
Using a cordless handset:
During a call, press /�������
SPEAKER to switch between
handsfree speakerphone and normal cordless handset use.
Using the telephone base:
During a call, press SPEAKER
to switch between
handsfree speakerphone and normal corded handset use.
Redial
Using a cordless handset:
Press REDIAL repeatedly to select the desired entry
-> PHONE or /�������
SPEAKER to call.
Using the telephone base:
Press REDIAL repeatedly to select the desired entry
-> SPEAKER
or lift the corded handset to call.
Volume control
Using a cordless handset:
Press -VOLUME to decrease or press VOLUME+ to increase
the listening volume during a call.
Using the telephone base:
Press qVOLUME to decrease or press VOLUMEp to
increase the listening volume during a call.
Call waiting
(Requires subscription
from telephone
service provider)
Press FLASH on the handset or FLASH on the telephone
base to put the current call on hold and take the new call;
press again to switch back and forth between calls.
Caller ID
This product supports caller ID services offered by most telephone service providers.
The telephone stores caller ID information of the last 50 incoming calls in the
telephone base. This information is common to all devices.
Missed call indicator
When a handset or the telephone base is in idle mode and has new or missed
calls, its screen shows XX Missed calls.
You can erase the missed call indicator either by reviewing the call log one by
one, or by pressing and holding CLEAR on the handset or CANCEL on the
telephone base in idle mode.
Review and dial a number in the call log
1. CID in idle mode -> q or p to scroll through the list.
2. While desired entry is displayed, press PHONE or /SPEAKER on the cordless
handset, SPEAKER on the telephone base, or lift the corded handset to call.
Answering system (continued)
The directory can store up to 50 entries, which are shared by all system devices.
Operation
Adding an entry
Steps
1. MENU.
2. q or p -> Directory -> SELECT.
3. q or p -> Add contact -> SELECT.
4. Enter a telephone number up to 30 digits -> SELECT.
5. Enter a name up to 15 characters -> SELECT.
Searching/dialing 1. DIR in idle mode.
an entry
2. Press q or p to browse through the directory, or press
the dialing keys (0-9) to start a name search.
3. Press PHONE or /SPEAKER on a cordless handset
to call.
-ORLift the corded handset or press SPEAKER
on the
telephone base to call.
Answering system
Message playback
Using the telephone base:
Press
/PLAY when the telephone base is in idle mode. If there are only new
or only old messages, they are played automatically. If there are both old and new
messages, press q or p --> Play new msgs or Play old msgs --> SELECT.
Using a cordless handset:
Press MENU twice when the handset is in idle mode. If there are only new or
only old messages, they are played automatically. If there are both old and new
messages, press q or p --> Play new msgs or Play old msgs --> SELECT.
Options during playback
Feature
On the telephone base
On a handset
Press -VOLUME or
VOLUME+
Adjust playback volume
Press qp/VOLUME
Stop playback
Press
Skip to the next message
Press
/SKIP
Press 6
Repeat the message
Press
/REPEAT
Press 4
Play the previous message
Press
/REPEAT twice
Press 4 twice
Delete the message
Press X/DELETE
/STOP
Press 5
Press 3 or DELETE
About answering system and voicemail
Your telephone has separate indicators for two different types of voice messages:
those left on the built-in answering system and those left at your telephone
service provider’s voicemail. To listen to messages recorded on the built-in
answering system, refer to the Message playback section on the next page; to
listen to voicemail, contact your telephone service provider for more information.
Turn answering system on/off
The answering system must be turned on to answer calls and record messages.
Using a cordless handset:
1.MENU.
2.q or p --> Answering sys --> SELECT.
3. q or p --> Answer ON/OFF --> SELECT.
4.q or p --> On or Off --> SELECT.
When the answering system is on, the handset shows ANS ON.
Using the telephone base:
• Press /ANSWER ON to turn the answering system on or off. If the
answering system is turned on, it announces, “Calls will be answered.” If the
answering system is turned off, it announces, “Calls will not be answered.”
For more detailed instructions, please refer to the Abridged user’s manual
provided in your package, or for a full set of installation and operation
instructions, refer to the online CL84100/CL84200/CL84250/CL84300/CL84350�
DECT 6.0 corded/cordless telephone/answering system with caller ID/call
waiting Complete user’s manual at www.telephones.att.com/manuals.
For customer service or product information, visit our website at
www.telephones.att.com or call 1 (800) 222-3111. In Canada, dial
1 (866) 288-4268.
Message alert tone
When this feature is on, and there is at least one new message, the telephone
base beeps every 10 seconds.
Using a cordless handset or the telephone base:
1. MENU -> q or p -> Answering sys -> SELECT.
2. q or p -> Ans sys setup -> SELECT.
3. q or p -> Msg alert tone -> SELECT.
4. q or p -> On or Off -> SELECT.
Call screening
Use this feature to choose whether incoming messages can be heard over the
telephone base when they are being recorded. If you turn call screening on, you
hear the incoming message. While monitoring an incoming message, you can
answer the call by pressing PHONE or /��������
SPEAKER on a cordless handset,
lifting the corded handset or pressing SPEAKER
on the telephone base.
Using a cordless handset or the telephone base:
1. MENU -> q or p -> Answering sys -> SELECT.
2. q or p -> Ans sys setup -> SELECT.
3. SELECT to select Call screening.
4. q or p -> choose On or Off -> SELECT.
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