Making an external call
External calls are calls using the public tel-
Enter the number and press
the talk key.
Press and hold the talk key c
and then enter the number.
You can cancel the dialling operation with
the end call key a.
You are shown the duration of the call
while the call is in progress.
Dialling using the directory, the call-by-call list
(page 1, page 19) or the calls and last number
redial list (page 22/page 21) saves you from
having to re-enter numbers and network pro-
vider prefixes ("call-by-call numbers").
Ending a call
Press the end call key.
Accepting a call
The handset indicates an incoming call in
three ways: by ringing, by a display on
the screen and by the flashing handsfree
You can accept the call by:
Pressing the talk key c.
Pressing the handsfree key d.
Gigaset C470: Press the display key
Gigaset C475: Press the display key
Ÿ to divert the call to the answer
machine (page 36).
If the handset is in the charging cradle and
function is activated
(page 47), the handset will take a call
automatically when you lift it out of the
If the ringer tone is intrusive, press the
display key. You can take the call as
long as it is displayed on the screen.
Calling Line Identification
When you receive a call, the caller's
number and/or name is displayed on the
screen if the following conditions are met:
Your network provider supports CLIP,
CLI and CNIP.
– CLI (Calling Line Identification): the
caller's number is transmitted.
– CLIP (Calling Line Identification Pres-
entation): the caller's number is dis-
– CNIP (Calling Name Identification
Presentation): the caller's name is
You have arranged CLIP or CNIP with
your network provider.
The caller has arranged CLI with the
Call display with CLIP/CLI
If the number of the caller is saved in your
directory, you will see their name, and if
you have assigned a CLIP picture to that
caller, this will also be displayed.