Cisco 7941 & 7961 How-To
Placing a Call
You can place a call with the telephone in any of the following ways:
Lift the handset and dial the number.
Press the Line button and dial the number.
Press Speaker and dial the number. If someone answers, pick up the handset to talk to them.
To use speed dial, press one of the speed buttons.
Answering a Call
You can answer calls coming to your direct telephone extension or to others in your group.
To answer a call coming to you directly, simply lift the handset.
You can answer a call using the Speaker button.
Ending a Call
You can end a call in any of these ways:
If using the handset, hang up the handset.
If using the speaker, press Speaker.
Press the line button.
Muting a Call
While on a call, you can mute the handset, preventing the party you are speaking to from hearing what
you or someone else in the room is saying. When using the speaker, your call is automatically muted if
the handset is in the cradle.
To mute a call, press Mute.
To disengage mute, press Mute again.