Step 4 Press Transfer again.
Consult Before You Complete a Transfer
Before you transfer a call, you can talk to the person that you're transferring the call to.
Before you begin
You have an active call that needs to be transferred.
Step 1 Press Transfer
Step 2 Enter the phone number for the party you want to transfer.
Step 3 When the other person answers, you can talk to them.
Step 4 (Optional) Press the line key to return to the held call.
Step 5 (Optional) Press the line key to return to the transfer target phone number.
Step 6 Press Transfer to complete the transfer.
Conference Calls and Meetings
You can talk with several people in a single call. You can dial another person and add them to the call. If you have
multiple phone lines, you can join two calls across two lines. The conference ends when all participants hang up.
Add Another Person to a Call
Step 1 From an active call, press Conference
Step 2 Enter the phone number for the party you want to add and press Dial.
Step 3 Press Conference.
The conference begins.
Page a Group of Phones (Multicast Paging)
Your administrator can configure your phone as a part of a paging group. In a paging group, your phone can
automatically answer pages from other Multiplatform phones in the phone system. Each paging group has a
unique number associated with it. Your administrator gives you the configured paging group numbers. When your
phone is paged, you hear three short beeps. The phone establishes one-way audio between you and the phone
that called you. You do not have to accept the page.
Press the line key to start a Group Page.
If you share phone numbers with other people, you could have multiple lines on your phone. When you
multiple lines, you have more calling features available to you.
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