Quick start guide CL2909 Speakerphone with caller ID/call waiting LOWER Make sure to install four AA alkaline batteries (not included). STOP! See page 2 for easy instructions. If you subscribe to high-speed Internet service (DSL - digital subscriber line) through your telephone line, you must install a DSL filter between the telephone line cord and the telephone wall jack (see page 3). The filter prevents noise and caller ID problems caused by DSL interference. Please contact your DSL service provider for more information about DSL filters. Your product may be shipped with a protective sticker covering the telephone base display - remove it before use. 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. CAUTION: To reduce the risk of fire or injury to persons or damage to the telephone, read and follow these instructions carefully: . Use only four AA alkaline batteries (not included). . Dispose of these batteries in a safe manner. Do not burn or puncture. Like other batteries of this type, if burned or punctured, they could release caustic material which could cause injury. 3. Do not open or mutilate the battery. Released electrolyte is corrosive and may cause damage to the eyes or skin. It may be toxic if swallowed. . Exercise care in handling batteries in order not to create a short circuit. Do not allow conductive materials such as rings, bracelets, or keys to touch the battery. The battery or conductor may overheat and cause harm. . Use the battery identified for use with this product only in accordance with the instructions and limitations specified in this manual. 6. Observe proper polarity orientation between the battery and metallic contacts. 7. Do not disassemble your telephone. There are no serviceable parts inside. Refer to qualified service personnel for servicing. Battery installation Before using the telephone, you should install four good AA alkaline batteries (not included) to provide memory backup and enable the use of some features. The four AA batteries are required for the following features to work: speakerphone, hold, mute, flash, caller ID, display, feature options menu, directory, clock, and the CALL INFO light. If you unplug the telephone from the wall jack, or you lose telephone service for over 10 minutes, and good batteries are not installed, the following information is lost: call list, numbers stored in the directory, redial list, and all settings in the feature menu. We recommend that you initially install new batteries and change the batteries soon after the low battery icon appears. CAUTION: Always unplug the telephone line cord before installing new batteries. . Press down on the battery compartment cover tabs as shown and pull to open the battery compartment cover. . Insert four AA alkaline batteries (not included) following the polarity markings in the battery compartment. 3. Close the battery compartment cover as shown, making sure the cover snaps into place. Tabletop installation For wall installation, see pages 7-8 of the user’s manual. Tabletop installation If you subscribe to high-speed Internet service (DSL - digital subscriber line) through your telephone line, you must install a DSL filter (not included) between the telephone base and the telephone wall jack. The filter prevents noise and caller ID problems caused by DSL interference. Please contact your DSL service provider for more information about DSL filters. Follow instructions below to install your telephone to tabletop position. 1. Check the mounting bracket. The telephone’s mounting bracket is positioned for tabletop use. Make sure it is secure by pressing the two feet. 2. Connect one end of the long telephone line cord to the jack labeled TEL on the back of the telephone. Telephone Telephone wall jack line cord TEL DATA 3. Connect the other end of the line cord to a wall jack. DSL filter (not included) is required if you have DSL highspeed Internet service. Tabletop installation 4. Connect the handset to the telephone. Plug the coiled handset cord into the handset jack on the left side of the telephone base. Plug the other end of the coiled cord into the handset, then return the handset to the base. LOWER 5. Check for dial tone. Lift the handset and listen for a dial tone. If you cannot hear a dial tone, press VOLUME . If you still do not hear a dial tone, see the Troubleshooting section on pages 30-32 of the user’s manual. Your telephone will work immediately after installation using the default feature settings (see default settings of the Feature summary on page 14 in the user’s manual). NOTE: If you subscribe to caller ID services from your local telephone service provider, you must follow the instructions in Set home area code (see page 11 of the user’s manual), for your telephone to properly recognize and dial calls from the call history list. You may also need to check Set local area code (see page 12 of the user’s manual) if you want the telephone to recognize multiple area codes. Quick reference guide CALL LIST REMOVE Press to review call history records or scroll through options when in the feature menu. DISPLAY DIAL Press to delete the displayed entry. When the telephone is idle, press and hold to remove all call history entries. Press to dial the displayed number. OPTIONS CLEAR Press to display the menu. When in the menu, press to save your setting and advance to the next feature setting. Press to return to idle mode. LOWER LOWER DIRECTORY Press to enter the directory. When in directory, press to exit and return to idle mode. Press to enter lower locations of speed dial keys. Speed dial keys Press to display the numbers stored in speed dial locations. PROG Dial pad keys Press to save numbers in speed dial locations. REDIAL Press to redial the last number dialed. When the telephone is idle, press and hold to delete the last number dialed. LOWER With the handset lifted, press to dial a number. With the handset on the base, press to search the directory by name. RINGER Slide the ringer switch on the right side of the telephone base to adjust ringer volume. FLASH During a call, press to receive an incoming call if you subscribe to the call waiting service from your telephone service provider. SPEAKER Press to turn the base speakerphone on or off. HOLD VOLUME Press to place a call on hold. Press to adjust the speakerphone or handset listening volume. MUTE Press to mute the handset or speakerphone microphone; press again to resume conversation. www.telephones.att.com © 2009-2010 Advanced American Telephones. 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