Instruction/ maintenance manual of the product 1718 AT&T
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REVISED 1/15/01 1718 Digital Ans wering System F old open this manual f or inf or mation about this product’ s installation and operation. Please also r ead Part 1 – Important Product Information. 1 A T&T and the globe symbol ar e registered trademarks of A T&T Corp.
INST ALLA TION Use only the po wer cord supplied with this product. If you need a r eplacement, call 1 800 222–3111. Input: 120 V , 60 Hz. Output: 6V A C, 350 mA. Modular Telephone Jack Standard Electrical Outlet 1 Connect the telephone line cord. 2 Connect the telephone (optional).
2 FEA TURE SETUP F eatur e Setup 1 T o enter Feature Setup mode, pr ess and hold S until the system announces “ Number of rings. ” 2 Press and release S until the system announces the f eature you want to set. 3 Press and release or until the system announces the setting you w ant.
FEA TURE SETUP F eatur e Summary (cont’ d) F eatur e/System Announces Options Remote Access Code Change the Remote Access Code t o an y thr ee d igit number from 500 to 999. “Remote Code is... ” • The Remote Access Code, preset to 500, allows you to access man y features of this answ ering system remotel y fr om a touc h tone phone.
4 OPERA TION Set the Clock Y ou must set the clock once so that the system announces the correct day and time with your messag es. After this, if you subscribe to Caller ID , the system will automatically r eset the clock eac h time new call inf ormation is received.
5 Press to turn the system on or of f. Off when system is off. System will not answer calls. On steadily when system is on with no new messages. Blinks once for each new message (up to nine). Flashes quickly when memory is full. (Delete messages to make r oom for new messages.
6 REMO TE OPERA TION Connect with the Answering System Remote Access Commands Function Command V oice help menu Press 5 . Pla y all messages After the two beeps, wait four seconds f or system to automatically pla y back all messag es, or press 1 . Pla y new messages Press 2 .
7 System Does Not Respon d T o Remote Commands • Make su r e y ou are calling from a touch tone phone . When y ou dial a numbe r , y ou should hear tones . If y ou hear cli c ks instead , the phone is not a touch tone telephone. • The an s w e r ing system m a y not detect the Remot e Access Code while your announcement is pl a ying .
fold © 2001 Adv anced Amer ican Telephones. All rights reserved. Printed in China. 850005091 Issue 1A T&T 01/01 1 1718 Digital Answering System Remote Commands T o connect with your answering system: 1 Dial your telephone number from a touc h tone phone.
ONE KEY REMO TE COMMANDS Play All Play New Delete Repeat Skip Revie w Clock Revie w Fea tures V oice Help/ Stop TW O KEY REMO TE COMMANDS T urn system on or of f *0 Delete all messages 33 Review annou.
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