VTech 2528 - VT Cordless Phone User`s manual

Quick start guide
CL82114/CL82214/CL82314/CL82364/CL82414/
CL82464/CL82514
This quick start guide provides you with basic instructions only.
For more complete 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
Charger installation
Plug one end of
the telephone
line cord into a
telephone jack
or a DSL filter.
Plug the large end
of the telephone
base power
adapter into a
power outlet not
controlled by a
wall switch.
Plug the power adapter
into a power outlet not
controlled by a wall
switch.
Route the
telephone line cord
through this slot.
Raise the antenna.
Plug the small end of the
telephone base power
adapter into the power
adapter jack on the back of
the telephone base.
Plug the other end
of the telephone
line cord into the
telephone jack on
the back of the
telephone base.
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Battery installation
THIS SIDE UP / CE CÔTÉ VERS LE HAUT
Step 2
Align the cover flat
against the battery
compartment, then
slide it upwards until it
clicks into place.
Battery Pack / Bloc-piles :
BT183342/BT283342 (2.4V 400mAh Ni-MH)
WARNING / AVERTISSEMENT :
DO NOT BURN OR PUNCTURE BATTERIES.
NE PAS INCINÉRER OU PERCER LES PILES.
Made in China / Fabriqué en chine
THIS SIDE UP / CE CÔTÉ VERS LE HAUT
Battery Pack / Bloc-piles :
BT183342/BT283342 (2.4V 400mAh Ni-MH)
WARNING / AVERTISSEMENT :
DO NOT BURN OR PUNCTURE BATTERIES.
NE PAS INCINÉRER OU PERCER LES PILES.
Made in China / Fabriqué en chine
Install the battery, as shown below. Charge your handset(s) before initial use.
The battery is fully charged after ten hours of continuous charging.
Step 1
Plug the battery connector
securely into the socket
inside the handset battery
compartment. Insert the
supplied battery with the
label THIS SIDE UP facing
up, as indicated.
pDIR/VOLUME
On when the handset is
charging in the telephone base
or charger.
• Press pDIR to show
directory entries when the
handset is not in use.
• Press to scroll up while
in menus.
• Press to increase the
listening volume when on
a call.
qCID/VOLUME
• Press qCID to show caller
ID log when the handset is
not in use.
• Press to scroll down while
in menus.
• Press to decrease the
listening volume when on
a call.
REDIAL/PAUSE
CHARGE light
Step 3
Charge the handset by placing it face forward in
the telephone base or charger. The CHARGE light
on the handset is on during charging.
Use only the supplied rechargeable battery or replacement battery (model BT183342/
BT283342).
/HANDSET LOCATOR
While the phone is idle,
press to page all handsets.
Message counter
Shows the number of messages or other answering system
information.
/PLAY/STOP
Press to start or stop message
playback.
MENU/SELECT
X/DELETE
• 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.
• Press to delete the message
currently playing.
• Press twice to delete all old
messages when the phone is
not in use.
/ANS ON/OFF
OFF/CANCEL
• 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; or
press and hold this button
to exit to idle mode.
PHONE/FLASH
Press to make or answer
a call.
1
QUIET# (pound key)
Press and hold to set or dial
your voicemail number.
Press and hold to enter the
QUIET mode setting screen, or
to deactivate QUIET mode.
TONE /a>A
Caution: Use only the power adapter(s) provided with this product. To obtain a replacement,
Quick reference guide - telephone base
CHARGE light
• Press repeatedly to view the
last ten numbers dialed.
• While entering numbers,
press and hold to insert a
dialing pause.
If you have DSL
high-speed Internet
service, a DSL filter
(not included) is
required.
Route the power
adapter cord
through this slot.
Quick reference guide - handset
• Press to switch to tone
dialing temporarily
during a call if you have
pulse service.
• While entering names, press
to change the next letter to
upper or lower case.
EQ
Press to turn the built-in
answering system on or off.
IN USE indicator
• On when the handset is in use,
or when the answering system
is answering an incoming call.
• Flashes when another
telephone is in use on the
same line.
/REPEAT
• Press to repeat a message.
• Press twice to play the
previous message.
/SKIP
Press to skip a message.
qVOLUME and pVOLUME
• During message playback,
press to adjust the listening
volume.
• While in idle mode, press to
adjust the base ringer volume.
During an outside call,
intercom call, message or
announcement playback, press
to change the audio quality to
best suit your hearing.
/�������
SPEAKER
MUTE/DELETE
• During a call, press to mute
the microphone.
• Press to delete digit
or character.
Press to make or answer a call
using the speakerphone.
Initial settings
We recommend you program your telephone system before use.
The following are a few examples of common features to set before using the
telephone. Refer to the Handset 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.
Set date/time
Handset
side view
Set the date/time before using the answering system.
PUSH TO TALK
• Press to initiate a one-to-one or
one-to-group broadcast.
• Press and hold to broadcast to a group of
system handsets.
1.
2.
3.
4.
MENU -> q or p -> Set date/time -> SELECT.
Enter the month, day and year using the dialing keys -> SELECT.
Enter the hour and minute using the dialing keys.
q or p to choose AM or PM -> SELECT.
Basic answering system setup via voice guide
Your can follow the voice guide to record your own announcement, set the
number of rings, and set the message alert tone.
Using a cordless handset:
1. MENU -> q or p -> Answering sys -> SELECT.
2. q or p -> Voice guide -> SELECT.
3. Set up your answering system by inputting the designated numbers
as instructed.
Initial settings (continued)
Caller ID
Record your own announcement
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.
1.
2.
3.
4.
MENU -> q or p -> Answering sys -> SELECT.
SELECT to select Announcement.
SELECT to select Record annc.
Facing the handset, record your announcement and press 5 to end recording.
Answering system
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 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 CANCEL in idle mode.
Number of rings
Review and dial a number in the call log
You can set the answering system to answer an incoming call after two, three,
four, five 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.
1. CID in idle mode -> q or p to scroll through the list.
2. PHONE or /SPEAKER to call when the desired entry is displayed.
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 to choose among 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 or Toll saver -> SELECT.
Caller ID announce
When this feature is on and you have an incoming call, the handset speaks
“Call from...” and the name of the caller based on the directory or caller ID
information. You can turn this feature off at the base or on each individual
handset, or both.
1. MENU -> q or p -> Settings -> SELECT.
2. q or p -> Caller ID annc -> SELECT.
3. q or p to choose Set all On/Off, Local handset or Base -> SELECT.
4. q or p to choose On or Off -> SELECT.
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; 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 and record messages.
1.MENU.
2.q or p -> Answering sys -> SELECT.
3. q or p -> Answer ON/OFF -> SELECT.
4.q or p to choose On or Off -> SELECT.
When the answering system is on, the handset shows ANS ON.
Message alert tone
When this feature is on, and there is at least one new message, the telephone
base beeps every 10 seconds.
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 to choose On or Off -> SELECT.
Call screening
Ringer volume
You can set the ringer volume level to one of the six levels or turn the
ringer off.
1. MENU -> q or p -> Ringers -> SELECT.
2. SELECT to select Ringer volume.
3. q or p to choose the desired level -> SELECT.
If you have accidentally changed the screen display language and want to
switch it back to English, follow the steps mentioned below.
• MENU in idle mode -> enter 364#.
If you have subcribed to caller ID service, you can use the call block feature to
reject certain calls automatically. The call block list can store up to 20 entries.
This feature is only available on the cordless handset.
Adding a call
block entry
Blocking calls
without number
Telephone operation
Operation
Call block
Operation
Reset language to English
Steps
1.
2.
3.
3.
4.
MENU -> q or p -> Call block -> SELECT.
SELECT to select Block list.
q or p -> Add new entry -> SELECT.
Enter a telephone number up to 30 digits -> SELECT.
Enter a name up to 15 characters -> SELECT.
1. MENU -> q or p -> Call block -> SELECT.
2. q or p -> Calls w/o num -> SELECT.
3. q or p to choose Not block or Block.
Steps
Making a call
Press PHONE or
On-hook dialing
(predialing)
Enter the telephone number -> Press PHONE or
/��������
SPEAKER to call.
Answering a call
Press PHONE or /�������
SPEAKER, or press any dialing keys
(0-9, TONE or #).
/��������
SPEAKER -> Enter the telephone number.
Ending a call
Press OFF or return the handset to the telephone base
or charger.
Handset
speakerphone
During a call, press /�������
SPEAKER to switch between
handsfree speakerphone and normal handset use.
Redial
Press REDIAL repeatedly to select the desired entry
-> PHONE or /�������
SPEAKER to call.
Volume control
Press qVOLUME to decrease or press pVOLUME to
increase the listening volume during a call.
Call waiting
Press FLASH to put current call on hold and to take
the new call; press again to switch back and forth
between calls.
(Requires subscription
from telephone
service provider)
About answering system and voicemail
Directory
The directory can store up to 50 entries, which are shared by all system handsets.
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 handset to call.
Use this feature to choose whether incoming messages can be heard over
at the telephone base when they are being recorded. If you turn call screening
on, you hear the incoming message at the telephone base. While monitoring an
incoming message, you can answer the call by pressing PHONE on the handset.
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 to choose On or Off -> SELECT.
Message playback
Using the telephone base:
Press
/PLAY when the telephone base is in idle mode.
Using a cordless handset:
Press MENU twice when the handset is in idle mode.
Options during playback
Feature
On the telephone base
On a handset
Adjust playback volume
Press qVOLUME or
pVOLUME
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 qVOLUME or
pVOLUME
Press 5
Press DELETE
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 CL82114/CL82214/CL82314/CL82364/CL82414/
CL82464/CL82514� DECT 6.0 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.
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