Quick start guide
E5827
5.8 GHz corded/cordless
telephone/answering
system with caller ID/
call waiting
Battery installation & charging
After installing the battery, you may be able to make or receive short calls. For
best performance, place the handset in charger to charge for 16 hours before
use.
You can keep the battery charged by returning the handset to charger after use.
When the battery is fully depleted, a recharge takes about 12 hours. The average
talk time on a fully charged battery is about eight hours, and the standby time is
approximately three days. Actual battery life depends on usage conditions and
age of battery.
NOTE: Under normal conditions,
the battery should last around one
year. This may vary depending on
usage.
1. Insert the plug as
indicated. Be sure to
securely insert the
plug, making sure
matches the colorcoded label inside the
battery compartment.
2. Place the battery and wires
inside the compartment.
3. Slide the battery compartment cover up
until it clicks.
Caution: Use only the supplied rechargeable battery, replacement battery 2422 (SKU 23402, part
number 89-0047-00-00) or equivalent. To order a replacement battery,
visit our website at www.telephones.
att.com or call 1 (800) 222-3111; in
Canada, call 1 (866) 288-4268.
Choose a central location close to a telephone jack and a power outlet not
connected to a wall switch. The telephone base can be placed on a flat surface or mounted on a standard wall plate. For optimum range and better
reception, place the telephone base in a high and open location.
Avoid placing the telephone base too close to:
• Communication devices such as: personal computers, computer routers, television sets, VCRs, wireless routers (wireless broadband, wi-fi, or 802.11) or
other cordless telephones.
• Excessive heat sources.
• Noise sources such as a window with traffic outside, motors, microwave ovens,
refrigerators, or fluorescent lighting.
• Excessive dust sources such as a workshop or garage.
• Excessive moisture.
• Extremely low temperatures.
• Mechanical vibration or shock such as on top of the washing machine or
work bench.
Telephone base installation
1. Plug the small end of the larg-
er power adapter into the power
jack at the bottom of the telephone base.
2. Plug one end of the telephone line cord into the telephone jack at the bottom
of the telephone base.
3. Route cords through
slots.
DSL filter
(Optional for DSL users, see number
four in the note section, below.)
Telephone line cord
4. Plug the large end of
5. Plug the other end
the larger power adapter
into an electrical outlet
not controlled by a wall
switch.
of the telephone line
cord into a telephone
jack.
8. You may be able to
make or receive short
calls. For best performance, place the handset in
the charger to charge for
at least 16 hours before
first use.
6. Plug the small end of
the smaller power adapter
into the jack on the underside of the charger, then
route the cord through the
slot as shown.
7. Plug the large
end of the smaller
power adapter into
an electrical outlet
not controlled by a
wall switch.
NOTES:
1. Use only the power adapter supplied with this product or equivalent. To order a replacement
power adapter, visit our website at www.telephones.att.com, or call 1 (800) 222-3111. In
Canada dial 1 (866) 288-4268..
2. Be sure to use an electrical outlet not controlled by a wall switch.
3. This power telephone is intended to be correctly oriented in a vertical or floor mount position. The
prongs are not designed to hold the plug in place if it is plugged into a ceiling, under-the-table or
cabinet outlet.
4. If you receive high speed internet through your telephone line (commonly referred to as DSL), and
you are experiencing interference during telephone conversations and/or your caller ID features
are not functioning properly, install a DSL filter to the telephone line between the telephone base
and the telephone wall jack. Contact your DSL service provider for a DSL filter.
Quick reference guide
Cordless handset
SELECT
DIR /VOLUME+
Press to store a programming
option, or to create a directory entry
in memory.
CID/-VOLUME
When phone is idle, press CID to
display caller ID information. While
entering names or phone numbers,
press to to move the cursor to the
left. While programming, press to
change menu item or value. During
a call, press CID to adjust listening volume.
When phone is idle, press DIR
to display directory entries. While
entering letters in names, press to
advance or press twice to enter
space. While programming, press to
change menu item or value. During
a call, press DIR to adjust listening volume.
OFF/CLEAR
During a call, press to hang up.
While using menus, press to cancel an operation, or exit the menu
display.
INT/DELETE
PHONE/FLASH
Press to make or answer a call.
During a call, press to receive an
incoming call if call waiting is activated.
While phone is idle, press to page
base or press and hold to delete all
caller ID entries. While a caller ID
entry is displayed, press to delete
displayed entry.
REDIAL/PAUSE
HOLD
Press to place a call on hold. Press
again to resume your call.
Before dialing, press to display last
number called. While dialing or
entering numbers into your directory, press to insert a four-second
dialing pause.
MENU/CHAN
Press to customize the handset’s
operation. During a call, press to
switch to another channel if there is
interference.
Feature menu
DIRECTORY
Feature menu
Using menus
DIRECTORY
SPEED DIAL
RINGER
DATE/TIME
LANGUAGE
Press CID/-VOLUME or DIR /VOLUME+
to scroll through menu items.
Press SELECT to select or modify a
highlighted item.
Press
OFF/CLEAR to cancel an operation, or exit the menu display.
NOTE: For more information, please refer to the user's manual.
Quick reference guide
Telephone base
RINGER VOLUME:
CONTRAST: Press to adjust
Set switch
on side of base (off, low, high).
•
screen contrast.
CLEAR:
While using
menus, press to cancel an operation, or
exit the menu display.
CID : Press when
phone is idle to display caller ID information (page 30). While
entering numbers or
letters, press to move
the cursor to the left.
• SELECT : Press to
store a programming
option, or to create
a directory entry in
memory.
• DIR : Press when
phone is idle to display
directory entries. While
entering or modifying names, press to
advance cursor.
• DISP DIAL: Press to
dial number currently
displayed.
•
•
INTERCOM/CID DEL:
Press to delete displayed
caller ID entry. While phone
is idle, press to page handset, or press and hold to
delete all caller ID entries.
• MENU: Press to customize
the telephone’s operation.
• FLASH : During a call,
press to receive an incoming call if call waiting is
activated.
• REDIAL/PAUSE: Before
dialing any numbers, press
to display last number
called.
While dialing or entering
numbers into your directory, press to insert a foursecond dialing pause.
•
CLOCK:
•
SETUP: Press
•
PLAY/STOP: Press to start or
stop message playback.
DELETE: Press to delete message currently playing, hold to
delete all old messages.
ANSWER ON: Press to turn
answering system on or off.
REPEAT : Press to repeat message, press twice to play previous
message.
SKIP : Press to skip message.
clock.
Press to review or set
repeatedly to hear
setup options.
• ANNC.: Press to review or record
announcement; press again to
quit.
• RECORD : Press to record a
memo or after pressing ANNC.
to record an outgoing announcement.
•
•
•
•
NOTE: For more information, please refer to the user's manual.
•
HOLD: Press to place
call on hold. Press
again to resume call.
• VOLUME : During
a call, press
or
to adjust listening volume.
• MUTE: Press to
silence microphone,
press again to resume
your conversation.
•
SPEAKER: Press
to turn speaker on or
off (begin or end a
call).
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