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Troubleshooting; Appendix; Caring For Your Telephone; Contact With Liquid - Siemens Gigaset A58h Manual

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If you have any questions about the use of
your telephone, you can contact us at any
time at
The table below contains a list of common
problems and possible solutions.
The display is blank.
The handset is not on.
Press and hold the End Call key
The batteries are dead.
Charge or replace the batteries
page 7).
" flashes in the display.
The handset is outside the range of the base
Move the handset closer to the base sta-
The base station's range is shorter because
Eco Mode mode is activated.
Deactivate Eco Mode (
reduce the distance between the hand-
set and base station.
The base station is not on.
Check the base station's power adapter.
Handset does not ring.
The ringer melody is deactivated.
Activate the ringer melody (
You cannot hear a ringer melody/dial tone from
the fixed line network.
The phone cord supplied was not used or was
replaced with a different cord that has the wrong
pin connections.
Always use the phone cord supplied or make
sure that the pin connections are correct
when purchasing one from a retailer .
Error tone sounds after system PIN prompt.
You have entered the wrong system PIN.
Reset the system PIN to 0000.
Forgotten the system PIN.
Reset the system PIN to 0000.
The other party cannot hear you.
You have pressed the
The handset is on "mute."
Activate the microphone again (
page 26) or
page 28).
display key.
page 21).
The number of the caller is not displayed
despite CID.
Caller ID is not enabled.
The user must ask the telephone network pro-
vider to activate Caller ID (CID).
You hear an error tone (descending tone
sequence) when pressing keys.
Action has failed/invalid input.
Repeat the operation.
Watch the display and refer to the user guide
if necessary.
You cannot listen to messages in the network
Your PABX is set for pulse dialing.
Set your PABX to touch-tone dialing.


Caring for your telephone

Wipe the charger and handset with a damp
cloth (do not use solvent or a microfiber
cloth) or an antistatic cloth.
Never use a dry cloth as this can cause static.

Contact with liquid

If the handset should come into contact with
1. Switch the handset off and remove the
battery immediately.
2. Allow the liquid to drain from the hand-
3. Pat all parts dry, then place the handset
with the battery compartment open and
the keypad facing down in a dry, warm
place for at least 72 hours (not in a mi-
crowave oven, convection oven, etc.).
4. Do not switch on the handset again un-
til it is completely dry.
When it has fully dried out, you will usually
be able to use it again.



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