AT&T | E2812B ATT-E2812B | E2812B 2.4 GHz cordless telephone/ answering

Quick start guide
E2812B
2.4 GHz cordless telephone/
answering system with caller
ID/call waiting
FLASH
CLEAR
TONE
MUTE
REDIAL
DELETE
PAUSE
INT
Installation and setup
After installing the battery, you may be able to make and receive short calls.
For best performance, place the handsets in the telephone base or the charger and charge for 16 hours before use.
You can keep the battery charged by returning the handsets to the telephone
base or the 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 five days. Actual battery life
depends on usage conditions and age of battery.
NOTE: Under normal condi-
tions, 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 bat- 3. Slide the battery
tery and wires compartment cover
inside the com- up until it clicks.
partment.
Caution: Use only the supplied rechargeable battery or
replacement battery (model 27910,
part number 89-0099-00-00) or
equivalent. To order a replacement
battery, visit our website at www.
telephones.att.com or call 1 (800)
222-3111. In Canada dial 1 (866)
288-4268.
Choose a central location close to a telephone jack and an electrical outlet not
controlled by 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.
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Installation and setup
1. Plug one end of the telephone line
cord into the telephone jack at the bot­
tom of the telephone base.
2. Plug the small end of the larger
power adapter into the power jack at
the bottom of the telephone base.
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3. Route cords through slots.
Telephone line cord
4. Plug the large end of the larger
power adapter into an electrical outlet not controlled by a wall switch.
DSL filter
(Optional for DSL users,
see number four in the
note section below.)
5. Plug the other end of the telephone
line cord into a telephone wall jack.
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.
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7. Plug the large end
of the smaller power
adapter into an electrical
outlet not controlled by a
wall switch.
FLASH
CLEAR
TONE
MUTE
REDIAL
DELETE
PAUSE
INT
You may be able to
make and receive short
calls. For best performance, place the handset
in the telephone base
or charger to charge for
at least 16 hours before
first use.
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 unit 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.
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Quick reference guide
Cordless handset
MENU/SELECT
CID/-VOLUME
Press to display the menu. Once in
the menu, press to select an item
or save an entry or setting.
Press to scroll down while in
menus. Press to display caller
ID information. While entering
names or numbers, press to
move the cursor to the left. Press
to decrease the listening volume
while on a call.
DIR
/VOLUME+
Press to scroll up while in menus.
Press to display directory entries.
While entering names or numbers,
press to move the cursor to the
right. Press to increase the listening volume while on a call.
PHONE/FLASH
Press to make or answer a call.
During a call, press to receive
an incoming call if call waiting is
activated.
OFF/CLEAR
During a call, press to hang up.
While using menus, press to cancel
an operation, back up to the previous
menu, or exit the menu display.
While predialing, press to delete
digits.
MUTE/DELETE
While on a call, press to mute
microphone. While reviewing
the call log, press to delete
an individual entry, or press
and hold to clear the caller ID
log. While entering or editing
a name or number, press to
delete a character.
REDIAL/PAUSE
Press to view redial memory. While
entering numbers, press and hold
to insert a dialing pause.
INT
SPEAKER
INT
Press to activate handset speakerphone. Press again to resume
normal handset use.
Press to initiate an intercom conversation between handsets. Press
to transfer a call.
Feature menu
>DIRECTORY
Feature menu
Using menus
DIRECTORY
CALL LOG
RINGER VOLUME
RINGER TONE
KEY TONE
LANGUAGE
CLR VOICE MAIL
DIAL TYPE
Press CID/-VOLUME or DIR VOLUME+
to scroll through menu items.
Press MENU/SELECT to select or
modify a displayed item.
Press
OFF/CLEAR to cancel an
operation, back up to the previous
menu, or exit the menu display.
Menu
NOTE: For more information, please refer to the user's manual.
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Quick reference guide
Telephone base
CHARGE/IN USE
• Flashes when another telephone
on the same line or one of the
handsets is in use.
• Flashes when the answering system is answering an incoming call.
• Flashes quickly while receiving
incoming ringing.
• On steady when the handset is
properly positioned to charge in
the telephone base.
HANDSET LOCATOR
Press to make handsets
beep.
SETUP
ANNC
Press to review or change
answering system options.
Press to review or record
announcement; press
again to quit.
MESSAGE COUNTER
Number of messages (or
during playback, message
number currently playing).
RECORD
Press to record a memo
or after pressing ANNC
to record an outgoing
announcement.
CLOCK
Press to review or set
clock.
X/DELETE
ANSWER ON
Press to delete message
currently playing; press
and hold to delete all
old messages.
Press to turn answering
system on or off.
/REPEAT
VOLUME
Press to repeat message; press twice to
play previous message.
Press to adjust playback
volume.
/SKIP
PLAY/STOP
Press to skip message.
Press to start or stop
message playback.
NOTE: For more information, please refer to the user's manual.
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