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Philips CD535 User Manual

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  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Important Information For your safety Installation requirements Need Help? What’s in the box? Your CD535 Overview of the handset Overview of the base station Main features of your CD535 Connect Install Call Phonebook Call log Clock & Alarm Personal Settings...
  • Page 4: Important Information

    The voltage on the network is classified as TNV-3 (Telecommunication Network Voltages), as defined in the standard EN 60-950. Need Help? For more information on troubleshooting and FAQs: Troubleshooting: page 58 Online Help Important Information...
  • Page 5: What's In The Box

    What’s in the box? The following accessories are included with your CD535: Base station Power supply for Line cord Handset base station Warranty card Battery door Quick Start User Guide 2 AAA Guide rechargeable batteries The line adaptor may not be attached to the line cord. In this case, you have to connect the line adaptor to the line cord first before plugging the line cord to the line socket.
  • Page 6: Your Cd535

    Overview of the handset LCD Screen Event LED Left Soft key Talk key Keypad lock key Loudspeaker key Your CD535 Earpiece Microphone Up/Down Navigation keys Right Soft key Hang-up key Alphanumeric keypad Case key / Pause key / Ringer off key...
  • Page 7: Handset Keys

    Short press from menu browsing to return to the previous menu. *WARNING Handsfree activation can suddenly increase the volume in the earpiece to a very high level. Make sure the handset is not too close to your ear. Your CD535...
  • Page 8 Blinks when there is a missed call, or when new SMS or voicemail messages are received and not read yet. Steady when there are received SMS messages in the SMS box. Telephone answering machine (TAM) is activated. It blinks when there are new messages received. Your CD535...
  • Page 9: Overview Of The Base Station

    Go to previous message if pressed within 1 second of current message playback. Replay current message if pressed after 1 second of current message playback. Skip to the next message during message playback. Your CD535 Volume keys Delete key Play / Stop key...
  • Page 10: Main Features Of Your Cd535

    LED Message counter Main features of your CD535 The following is an overview of the menu options that are available in your CD535. For detailed explanation of the menu options, please refer to the corresponding sections in this User Guide.
  • Page 11: Menu Navigation

    In this example, the alarm is Once. • To change your selection • To confirm your selection • Return to previous menu level or stand-by screen Your CD535 Action Choose by pressing the MENU key directly below it (left soft...
  • Page 12: Connect

    The location of your base station can have an effect on the range and performance of your CD535 (see TIP below). Connecting the Base Station Place the base station in a central location near the telephone line socket and electricity sockets.
  • Page 13: Install

    Install battery Your CD535 is supplied with 2 rechargeable batteries allowing approximately up to 12 hours of talk-time and up to 150 hours stand-by time. Before using the handset, the batteries have to be installed and fully charged. Slide out the battery cover.
  • Page 14: Battery Life And Range

    Configure your CD535 Before you use your CD535, you need to configure it according to the country of use. After charging it for a few minutes, the WELCOME screen appears. Follow these steps to configure your phone: Press any key to display the list of countries.
  • Page 15: Set Date And Time

    Please check the date & time settings in your ISDN system or contact your network provider. Now, you are ready to use your phone. Basic operations of your CD535 Make a call Enter the phone number (maximum 24 digits) and press For details, please refer to "Make a call"...
  • Page 16: Text And Number Entry

    8 ù ü w x y z 9 ø . 0 , / : ; “ ‘ ! i ? * + - % \ ^ ~| For example, to enter the name “Philips”: Press once: P...
  • Page 17: Default Settings

    Press four times: Philips By default, the first letter of a word is in upper case. Press case. Default settings Ringer Volume Earpiece Volume Speaker Volume Key Beep Wallpaper Contrast Screensaver Auto Pick-up Auto Hang-up Babysit mode Alarm clock Barring mode...
  • Page 18: Call

    Make a call Predialling Enter the phone number (maximum 24 digits). Press to dial the number. Direct dialling Press Enter the phone number. Call from redial list > Press in stand-by mode. Scroll to an entry in the redial list. Press to dial the number.
  • Page 19: Answer A Call

    Answer a call When the phone rings, press Handsfree answering When the phone rings, press Incoming call has priority over other events. Whenever there is an incoming call, other status in progress such as phone setting, menu navigation, etc will be aborted. TIP If Auto Pick-up mode (see page 38) is activated, you can simply lift up the handset from its base...
  • Page 20: Adjust Loudspeaker Volume

    Press key again to return to normal mode. WARNING Activation of loudspeaker can suddenly increase the volume in the earpiece to a very high level. Make sure the handset is not too close to your ear. Adjust loudspeaker volume Press key to select from Intercom This feature is only available when there are at least 2 registered handsets.
  • Page 21: Call Waiting

    Three-party conference call The conference call feature allows one external call to be shared with two handsets (in intercom). The three parties can share the conversation and no network subscription is required. Press to put the external call on hold (the caller can no longer hear you). Intercom is established immediately if there are only 2 registered handsets.
  • Page 22: Phonebook

    Your CD535 can store up to 50 phonebook memories, including 9 direct access memories ( Each phonebook entry can have a maximum of 24 digits for the phone number and 12 characters for name. Access phonebook Press in stand-by mode or press...
  • Page 23: Edit A Phonebook Entry

    Scroll to choose a group to confirm. SELECT A long confirmation beep tone is emitted. You can assign individual contacts to specific groups of your choice. For example, phone numbers of all your co-workers. You can also assign a specific ring melody to that group (see "Group Melody"...
  • Page 24: Transfer Phonebook

    Store direct access memory You can store up to 9 direct access memories (Key will automatically dial the stored phone number. Press , scroll MENU press SELECT Select a key (Key 1 name will be displayed. If there is no number stored for the selected key or if you want to change the number currently stored, press and press SELECT...
  • Page 25: Call Log

    The call log can store up to 50 entries. If you have subscribed to Caller Line Identification (CLI), and provided the identity of the caller is not withheld, the name (or number) of the caller will be displayed together with the date &...
  • Page 26 View details of a redial list entry > Press in stand-by mode and scroll Press and press SELECT Save redial list entry to phonebook > Press in stand-by mode and scroll Press , scroll SELECT Enter name and press Edit number if necessary and press Enter the SMS Box number and press Scroll to choose a group...
  • Page 27: Sms

    You can create up to 10 SMS boxes Your CD535 can store up to 50 SMS messages (40 SMS in the Inbox and 10 SMS in the Draft box) shared by all the SMS boxes and the maximum length of each message is 160 characters.
  • Page 28: View Inbox Messages

    Enter the destination phone number and press list to select a phone number, press Enter the destination box number By default, the destination box is 9 (the default destination box depends on the country). Press SELECT and press If you select Send, the message will be sent immediately. been sent successfully.
  • Page 29 When viewing the message content, you can press Reply Send a reply to the sender of the message. Edit Forward the message to another recipient. Copy to Phbk Save the sender’s number to your phonebook. Delete Delete the selected message. Delete All Delete all messages in the Inbox.
  • Page 30: Draft Box

    Delete all Inbox messages While viewing the message content, press Scroll Delete All Press SELECT again to confirm deletion. Draft box In addition to SMS messages saved as drafts, all the SMS messages that are not successfully sent will be automatically stored in the Review Draft messages Press...
  • Page 31: Sms Settings

    SELECT SMS settings This menu allows you to set up the server for sending and receiving SMS messages. Your CD535 can receive messages from 3 service centers. Each service center consists of 2 numbers: - Incoming number - Outgoing number The maximum length of an incoming/outgoing number is 24 digits.
  • Page 32 To set outgoing number The incoming and outgoing numbers of your CD535 are already set to work on your country network. We advise you not to modify these settings. For more details or in case of any problems, please contact your local network provider.
  • Page 33: Default Sms Center

    Enter the number and press A confirmation beep is emitted. The maximum length of an outgoing number is 24 digits. To set incoming number Press , press MENU scroll SMS Center SMS Center 2 Incoming Nr. Scroll and press Enter the number and press A confirmation beep is emitted.
  • Page 34: Clock & Alarm

    Set date and time Press MENU , scroll Date/Time. Enter the current time (HH:MM) and current date (DD/MM/YY) and press Enter the date in Day/Month/Year format and the time in 24-hour format. A confirmation beep is emitted and the screen returns to Once the date and time are set, there will be time &...
  • Page 35: Personal Settings

    Personal Settings Handset Tones Ring Volume There are 5 ringer volume options (Silence, Low, Medium, To set ring volume Press MENU , scroll Handset Tones and press Scroll to your desired volume level and press A confirmation beep is emitted and the screen returns to previous menu. When Silence is activated, the icon...
  • Page 36: Group Melody

    Press SELECT to set the ring melody. A confirmation beep is emitted and the screen returns to previous menu. Group Melody To benefit from this feature, you must subscribe to the Caller Line ldentification service. See "Caller Line Identification" on page 21. This menu enables you to select and set the melodies to be played when there is an external incoming call from a contact whose name is stored in your phonebook and is part of a group.
  • Page 37: Handset Name

    A confirmation beep is emitted and the screen returns to previous menu. Handset Name You can name the handset and display the handset name in stand-by mode. The default handset name of your handset is PHILIPS. To rename the handset Press...
  • Page 38: Auto Pick-Up

    Edit the handset name and press A confirmation beep is emitted and the screen returns to previous menu. Maximum length of the handset name is 12 characters and the default handset name is PHILIPS. Auto Pick-up This function enables you to answer a call automatically by simply lifting the handset from the base station. By default, the Auto Pick-up feature is Off.
  • Page 39: Babysit Mode

    Personal Settings Babysit mode You must have at least 2 handsets registered to your base station to be able to use this feature (see page 43 "To register an additional handset"). This feature allows you to monitor, e.g. the baby’s room. Place the handset in the room to be monitored. If the sound level around the microphone of the handset exceeds a certain threshold, the handset can automatically call another handset registered on the same base station.
  • Page 40: Advanced Settings

    Recall time (or dial delay) is the time delay by which the line will be disconnected after you press It can be set to short, medium or long. The default value of recall time that is preset in your CD535 should be the best suited for your country network and therefore you should not need to change it.
  • Page 41: Dial Mode

    Advanced Settings Dial Mode The default value for dial mode that is preset in your CD535 should be the best suited for your country network and therefore you should not need to change it. There are 2 dial modes: Tone or Pulse.
  • Page 42: Baby Call

    Baby Call When activated, the Baby Call feature enables you to dial a number by pressing any key on your handset. This feature is very useful for direct access to emergency services. You can enter up to 24 digits for baby call number. If you have modified the Master PIN before and it is not the default 0000, you will be required to enter the Master PIN before you can activate or deactivate number.
  • Page 43: To Register An Additional Handset

    A long confirmation tone is emitted to indicate successful registration and the screen returns to stand-by mode. Select Base One CD535 handset can register up to 4 different CD535 Base stations. By default, the handset will register to Base, the handset will register to the nearest base station. BASE 1. If you select...
  • Page 44: To Unregister A Handset

    Unregistration To unregister a handset Press , scroll MENU press SELECT Enter the Master PIN when prompted and press Press on the handset keypad the handset number corresponding to the handset that you wish to unregister. If there are no key presses within 15 seconds, the unregistration procedure will be aborted and the handset returns to stand-by mode.
  • Page 45: Reset To Default Settings

    Advanced Settings Reset Reset to default settings Press , scroll MENU SELECT Enter the Master PIN when prompted and press If your PIN number is the default 0000, step 2 is skipped. Scroll and press A confirmation beep is emitted, and the unit is reset to its default settings (please see "Default settings" on page 17).
  • Page 46: Conference Mode

    Scroll to the country of your choice and press Once the country is selected, the default line settings for the selected country will be applied to the phone automatically (e.g. Recall time, Dial mode, Language, etc). Conference Mode When Conference mode is activated, you can initiate a three-party conference call with a second handset registered to your base station automatically if the second handset takes the line when there is already an external call in progress.
  • Page 47: Network Services

    Contact your network provider for more information about these services. The default numbers and values that are preset in your CD535 should be the best suited for your country network and therefore you should not need to change them.
  • Page 48: Voice Mail

    Scroll to the type of call forwarding option you wish to set UnAns) and press Deactivate Scroll The number string for that selected service will be dialled. When the number has been dialled, press Voice Mail This feature allows the caller to leave a voice message when you are unable, or do not wish to take a call yourself.
  • Page 49: Cancel Call Back

    Network Services When the number has been dialled, press Cancel Call Back Setting Press , scroll MENU press SELECT Scroll Settings and press Enter the required number for cancelling of call back and press Activate Cancel Call Back Press MENU , scroll press SELECT...
  • Page 50: Games

    Memory The objective of this game is to find and match different pairs of graphics in the shortest possible time using your memory. To win, you have to complete matching all 8 pairs of graphics in a 4x4 matrix. To start the game Press , scroll MENU...
  • Page 51: Telephone Answering Machine (Tam)

    Telephone Answering Machine (TAM) Your CD535 features an answering machine that records unanswered calls when it is activated. The answering machine can store up to 99 messages within the maximum recording time of 15 minutes. Your CD535 base station answering machine control keys...
  • Page 52 Telephone Answering Machine (TAM) LED Message counter Play Playback of new messages via handset Press MENU , scroll The new messages will be played via the loudspeaker. During playback, you can: Adjust volume Stop playback Repeat Next message Previous message Delete message Switch the playback to earpiece Delete current message during message playback.
  • Page 53: Delete All

    Telephone Answering Machine (TAM) TIP You can also playback messages by pressing Machine and press SELECT Playback of old messages via handset Old messages can only be played if there are no new messages. The first recorded message will be played first and the next message will be played automatically until there are no more messages.
  • Page 54 Telephone Answering Machine (TAM) To change the answering mode, scroll Answer Only If you select tain number of rings but will not record any message. Your correspondent will be prompted to call back later. Set Outgoing Messages (OGM) Once the answering mode is set, you can choose to set your outgoing message as Personalised.
  • Page 55: Answering Machine Settings

    Telephone Answering Machine (TAM) Answer On/Off Turn answering machine On/Off Press , scroll MENU press SELECT Scroll and press Answering Machine settings Press MENU , scroll SELECT Ring delay This is the number of rings before the answering machine answers and starts playing your greeting. You can set the answering machine to start playing your greeting after Press , scroll...
  • Page 56: Call Screening

    Telephone Answering Machine (TAM) Activated Scroll Remote access code is to prevent unauthorised access of the answering machine from external callers. The remote access code is the same as the Master PIN of the phone. Controlling the answering machine from an external call From your external phone, dial home.
  • Page 57: Voice Language

    Telephone Answering Machine (TAM) Set Base Call Screening Press MENU , scroll , scroll Base Screening SELECT The last selected option is highlighted. Scroll and press By default, the call screening on base unit is activated and call screening on handset is deactivated. Voice Language This menu allows you to change the language of the predefined OGM.
  • Page 58: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting of the phone Problem icon is not blinking when the handset is placed on the base No dialling tone Poor audio quality icon is blinking Troubleshooting Causes • Bad battery contact • Dirty contact • Battery is full • No power •...
  • Page 59: Information

    • Base station is already busy • when using a handset Noise interference on your Your CD535 base station or radio or television mains power pack are too close to electrical appliances Caller Line Identification (CLI)
  • Page 60 The answering machine does not record messages Remote control access does not work Cannot record outgoing message The CD535 hangs up during remote access The answering machine stops automatically Troubleshooting Causes • Memory is full • The ANSWER ONLY mode has been activated •...
  • Page 61: Recycling And Disposal

    Philips is committed to develop, produce and market products that cause no adverse health effects. Philips confirms that if its products are handled properly for their intended use, they are safe to use according to scientific evidence available today.
  • Page 62: Index

    Accessories 5 Alarm 34 Alarm tone 34 Answer a call 15, 19 Answering machine 51 Auto Hang-up 38 Auto Pick-up 38 Auto Prefix 45 Baby Call 42 Babysit mode 39 Backlight 16 Basic operations 12 Battery level 14 Call 41 Call Back 48 Call Barring 41 Call Forward 47...
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