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  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Contents Overview ................4 Handset .
  • Page 3 Contents Appendix ................60 Questions and answers .
  • Page 4: Overview

    Overview Overview Handset If multiple functions are listed, the button function depends on the situa- 1 Display tion. 2 Status bar ( p. 69) The colour and shape of your device may be different from the illustration. Icons display current settings and operating status of the telephone 3 Display keys ( p.
  • Page 5: Base

    Base Base A Registration/paging key ¥ Locate a handset (paging): Press briefly ¥ Register handsets and other DECT devices (e.g. repeater): Press and hold The colour and shape of your device may be different from the illustration.
  • Page 6: Illustration In The User Guide

    Illustration in the user guide Illustration in the user guide Warnings, which if not heeded, can result in injury to persons or damage to devices. Important information regarding function and appropriate handling or functions that could generate costs. Prerequisite for being able to carry out the following action. Additional helpful information.
  • Page 7: Safety Precautions

    Use only rechargeable batteries that correspond to the specification (see list of permitted batteries Never use a conventional (non-rechargeable) battery or other battery types as this could result in significant health risks and personal injury. Rechargeable batteries, which are noticeably damaged, must be replaced.
  • Page 8: Getting Started

    Getting started Getting started Contents of the package • One base, • One power adapter for the base, • One phone cable, • One handset • One battery cover • Two batteries • One user guide Models with multiple handsets, per handset: •...
  • Page 9: Handset

    Handset If connecting to a router: ¤ Plug the phone cable into the telephone connection socket on the router The network cable must always be connected in order to function, as the phone will not operate without a power supply. Handset Connecting the charging cradle (if included in the delivery) ¤...
  • Page 10 Handset Setting up the handset for use The display is protected by a plastic film. Please remove the protective film! Inserting the batteries Only use rechargeable batteries, as this could otherwise result in significant health risks and personal injury. For example, the outer casing of the batteries could be destroyed or the batteries could explode.
  • Page 11 Handset Changing the display language You can change the display language, if the telephone has been set to an incomprehensible language. ¤ Press the centre of the control key ¤ Press the keys slowly and successively . . . the Example language settings display appears, the set language Deutsch...
  • Page 12: Using The Telephone

    Getting to know your telephone Using the telephone Getting to know your telephone Switch the handset on/off ¤ Switching on: When the handset is switched off, press and hold the End call key ¤ Switch off: When the handset is in idle status, press and hold the End call key When you place a switched off handset into the base or charging cradle, it switches itself on automatically.
  • Page 13 Getting to know your telephone During a conversation Open the directory Mute the microphone Initiate an internal consultation call Adjust the loudspeaker volume for receiver and handsfree mode Display keys The display keys perform a range of functions depending on the operating situation. Current display key Back Save...
  • Page 14 Getting to know your telephone Submenus The functions in the submenus are displayed as lists. Example To access a function: . . . use the control key to select a Settings function Return to the previous menu level: Date/Time ¤ Press the display key Back Audio Settings Display...
  • Page 15: Making Calls

    Making calls Making calls Making calls ¤ . . . use to enter the number briefly press the Talk key ¤ Press and hold the Talk key . . . use to enter the number Cancel dialling: Press the End call key Information for Calling Line Identification: p.
  • Page 16 Making calls Dialling from the call list The call lists ( p. 28) contain the most recent accepted, outgoing and missed calls. ¤ . . . use to select Call Lists . . . use to select a list . . . to select an entry Press the Talk key The call lists can be displayed directly by pressing the display key Calls if the relevant...
  • Page 17 Making calls Accepting/rejecting call waiting A call waiting tone indicates a call during an external call. The number or the name of the caller is displayed if the phone number is transferred. • Reject a call: Options Reject waiting call •...
  • Page 18 Making calls Accepting/rejecting call waiting An external call arriving during an internal call is indicated with a call waiting tone. If the number is transferred, you will see the number or the name of the caller on the display. • Rejecting a call: Reject The call waiting tone is turned off.
  • Page 19 Making calls During a conversation Handsfree mode Activating/deactivating handsfree mode during a call and when establishing a connection: ¤ Press the handsfree key Placing the handset in the charging cradle during a call: ¤ Press and hold down the handsfree key .
  • Page 20: Provider-Specific Functions (Network Services)

    Provider-specific functions (network services) Provider-specific functions (network services) Network services depend on the network (analogue fixed line network or IP telephony) and on the network provider (service provider) and must be requested from that provider if required. You will find a description of the features on your network provider's website or at one of their store branches.
  • Page 21 Provider-specific functions (network services) Calling Line Identification for outgoing calls Switching Calling Line Identification on/off for all calls These settings apply to all registered handsets. ¤ . . . use to select Select Services All Calls Anonym. Change ( = activated) Deactivating Calling Line Identification for the next call ¤...
  • Page 22 Provider-specific functions (network services) Ringback If busy/no answer If a call recipient is unavailable, you can initiate a ringback. • If busy: The ringback takes place as soon as the participant in question terminates the current call. • If no answer: The ringback takes place as soon as the participant in question has made another call.
  • Page 23 Provider-specific functions (network services) Calls with three participants Consultation calls Make another external call during an external call. The first call is Consultation placed on hold. ¤ Ext. Call . . . use to enter the number of the second participant .
  • Page 24: Directory

    Directory Directory The local directory is unique to the handset. However, it is possible to send entries to other handsets. Opening the directory ¤ Briefly press in idle status Directory entries Number of entries: up to 200 Information: First name and surname, up to three telephone numbers, anniversary with alert, VIP ringtone with VIP icon Length of the entries: Numbers: max.
  • Page 25 Directory Searching for/selecting a directory entry ¤ . . . use to browse searched names ¤ . . . use to enter initial letters (max. 8 letters) . . . the display jumps to the first name starting with these initial letters .
  • Page 26 Directory Copying number to the directory Copy numbers to the directory: • From a list e.g. the call list or the redial list • From the text of an SMS • When dialling a number The number is displayed or highlighted. ¤...
  • Page 27 Directory Copying individual entries ¤ . . . use to select the desired entry Options Copy entry Internal . . . use to select the receiving handset OK . . . the entry is copied Copy the next entry after successful transfer: Press Yes or No use vCard via SMS to send a directory entry in vCard format by SMS.
  • Page 28: Call Lists

    Call lists Call lists The telephone saves different types of calls (missed, accepted and outgoing calls) in lists. List entry The following information is displayed in the list entries: Example • The list type (in the header) All calls • Icon for the type of entry: Frank Missed calls,...
  • Page 29: Message Lists

    Message lists Message lists Notifications about missed calls, messages on the network mailbox, received SMS messages and missed alarms are saved in the messages list. As soon as a new message arrives, an advisory tone will sound. Example The Message key also flashes (if activated p.
  • Page 30 Message lists Activating/deactivating Message key flashing Receipt of new messages is displayed by a flashing message key on the handset. This type of alert can be activated/deactivated for each message type. In idle status: ¤ Press keys . . . the number 9 System appears in the display .
  • Page 31: Network Mailbox

    Network mailbox Network mailbox The network mailbox has been requested from the network provider. Entering a number ¤ . . . use to select Answer Machine Network Mailbox ¤ . . . use to enter or amend the network mailbox number Save To activate/deactivate the network mailbox use the phone number and a function code of your network provider.
  • Page 32: Additional Functions

    Calendar Additional functions Calendar You can remind yourself of up to 30 appointments. June 2020 In the calendar, the current day is outlined in white; on days with appointments, the numbers are displayed in colour. When a day Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su is selected, it will be outlined in colour.
  • Page 33 Calendar During a call, a reminder is indicated on the handset once with an advisory tone on the handset. Displaying missed appointments/anniversaries The following appointments and anniversaries are saved in the Missed Alarms list: • The appointment/anniversary call was not acknowledged. •...
  • Page 34: Timer

    Timer Timer Setting the timer (countdown) ¤ . . . use to select Additional Features Timer . . . then ¤ Enable/disable: Activation: . . . use to select On or Off ¤ Set the duration: Duration . . . use to enter the hours and minutes for the timer Min.: 00:01 (one minute);...
  • Page 35: Baby Monitor

    Baby monitor Alarm An alarm is shown on the display and indicated by the selected ringtone melody. The alarm sounds for 60 seconds. If no key is pressed, the alarm is repeated after 5 minutes. After the second repetition, the alarm call is deactivated for 24 hours. During a call, the alarm is only indicated by a short tone.
  • Page 36 Baby monitor Activating and setting the baby monitor ¤ Baby Monitor activated . . . use to select Additional Features Baby Monitor OK . . . then Switch on/off: ¤ 07:15 Activation: . . . use to select On or Off INT 1 Enter destination: ¤...
  • Page 37: Eco Dect

    ECO DECT ECO DECT The device range is set to maximum as default. This guarantees the best connection between the handset and the base station. In idle status, the handset will not function (as it is not transmitting). Only the base station will maintain contact with the handset via a low wireless signal.
  • Page 38: Protection Against Unwanted Calls

    Protection against unwanted calls Protection against unwanted calls Time control for external calls Date and time have been set. Enter a time period during which the handset should suspend Example ringing to indicate external calls e.g. during the night. ¤ Time Control .
  • Page 39 Protection against unwanted calls Black list When the black list function is activated, calls from black list numbers are not indicated or are only indicated in the display. These settings apply to all registered handsets. The black list is enabled when Silent Call or Block Call is selected as the protection mode. Displaying/editing the black list ¤...
  • Page 40: Sms (Text Messages)

    SMS (text messages) SMS (text messages) Calling Line Identification is enabled ( p. 20). The network provider supports the SMS service. If no SMS service centre is entered, the submenu SMS only consists of the entry Settings. Writing and sending SMS messages An SMS may be up to 612 characters in length.
  • Page 41 SMS (text messages) Sending SMS messages to an e-mail address The network provider supports this feature. ¤ . . . use to select New SMS OK . . . then ¤ Enter address: . . . use to enter the e-mail address at the start of the SMS message ¤...
  • Page 42 The incoming SMS message list contains all the received SMS messages and those SMS messages that could not be sent due to an error. New SMS messages are indicated on all Gigaset handsets by the icon on the display, the flashing Message key and an advisory tone.
  • Page 43 SMS (text messages) Reading and managing SMS messages ¤ . . . use to select Incoming . . . use to select Read . . . possible options: ¤ Answer SMS: Options Reply Edit SMS text and send to recipient of your choice: ¤...
  • Page 44 SMS (text messages) SMS notification Receive notifications of missed calls and/or new messages on the answer machine. ¤ . . . use to select Settings Notification Change ( = activated) . . . then ¤ Enter number: To . . . use to enter the number to which the SMS should be sent ¤...
  • Page 45 SMS (text messages) SMS to PABXs • The Call Line Identification must be forwarded to the extension of the PABX (CLIP). • If necessary, the access code/outside line code must be prefixed to the number of the SMS service centre (depending on your PABX). To test: Send an SMS to your own number, once with the access code and once without.
  • Page 46 SMS (text messages) You have stopped receiving SMS messages Call divert has been activated for All calls. ¤ Change call divert ( p. 22). The SMS is played back • The "display call number" service is not activated. ¤ Ask the network provider to enable this feature (subject to a fee). •...
  • Page 47: Expanding The Functionality Of The Telephone

    Multiple handsets Expanding the functionality of the telephone Multiple handsets Up to six handsets can be registered to the base station. Each registered device is assigned an internal number (1 – 6) and an internal name (INT 1 – INT 6). The number or name assigned can be changed. If all internal numbers have already been assigned at the base station: de-register a handset that is no longer needed...
  • Page 48 Multiple handsets Registering a handset to multiple base stations Your handset can be registered to up to four base stations. The active base station is the base station to which the handset was last registered. The other base stations remain saved in the list of available base stations.
  • Page 49: Repeater

    Repeater without encryption, e.g. Gigaset repeater prior to Version 2.0 • Repeater with encryption, e.g. Gigaset repeater later than Version 2.0 Further information about the Gigaset repeater can be found in the repeater user guide and at Repeater without encryption Activate Maximum Range/deactivate No Radiation ¤...
  • Page 50: Operation With A Router

    Operation with a router Repeater with encryption Encryption is activated (default setting). Registering a repeater ¤ Connect the repeater to the mains power supply Press and hold the Registration/paging key on the telephone base station (min. 3 secs) . . . the repeater is automatically registered Up to 2 repeaters may be registered.
  • Page 51 Operation with a PABX Setting the flash time ¤ . . . use to select Settings Telephony Recall . . . possible flash times are listed . . . use to select flash time Select ( = selected) Saving an access code (outside line code) Setting the access code (e.g.
  • Page 52: Adjusting The Telephone Settings

    Handset Adjusting the telephone settings Handset Changing the language ¤ . . . use to select Settings Language . . . use select language Select ( = selected) If the handset has been set to an incomprehensible language: ¤ Press the keys slowly one after the other .
  • Page 53 Handset Colour scheme You can choose from a range of colour combinations for the display. ¤ . . . use to select Settings Display Colour Schemes . . . use to select the desired colour scheme Select ( = selected) Display backlight The display backlight always illuminates when the handset is taken out of the base station/ charging cradle or when a key is pressed.
  • Page 54 Handset Earpiece and handsfree profile Select a profile for the earpiece and handsfree mode in order to adapt the telephone as much as possible to the surroundings. Check which is the most comfortable profile for you and your caller. ¤ .
  • Page 55 Handset Switching the ringtone off for the current call ¤ Press Silence or the End call key Switching the alert tone (beep) on/off Switch on an alert tone (beep) instead of the ringtone: ¤ Press and hold the star key Press Beep within 3 seconds .
  • Page 56 Handset Fast access to numbers and functions Assigning a number to digit keys (quick dial) It is possible to assign a number from the directory to the keys A number has not been assigned to the digit key. ¤ Press and hold the digit key ¤...
  • Page 57 Handset Starting a function With the telephone in idle status: Briefly press . . . the assigned function is executed Resetting the handset to the default settings Reset any individual settings and changes that you have made. ¤ . . . use to select Settings System...
  • Page 58: System

    System System Date and time To ensure you have the correct time for incoming calls and to use the alarm clock and calendar, for example, the date and time must be set. If the date and time have not yet been set on the handset, the display key Time appears. ¤...
  • Page 59 System Changing the system PIN Secure the telephone's system settings with a system PIN. You have to enter the system PIN when you register or de-register a handset, change local network settings, perform a firmware update or reset the phone to default settings. Change the telephone's 4-digit system PIN (default setting: 0000): ¤...
  • Page 60: Appendix

    Questions and answers Appendix Questions and answers Possible solutions are available online at Troubleshooting The display is blank. • The handset is not activated. Press and hold • The battery is empty. Charge the battery or replace it "No Base" flashes on the display.
  • Page 61 Questions and answers The caller's number is not displayed. • Calling Line Identification (CLI) is not enabled for the caller. The caller should ask the network provider to enable Calling Line Identification (CLI). • Calling Line Identification Presentation (CLIP) is not supported or enabled by the network provider. Ask the network provider to enable Caller Line Identification Presentation (CLIP).
  • Page 62: Customer Service & Assistance

    Customer Service & Assistance Customer Service & Assistance Do you have any questions? As a Gigaset customer, you can find help quickly in this User Manual and in the service section of our Gigaset online portal In our constantly updated online service you can find: •...
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  • Page 64: Manufacturer's Advice

    Data protection We at Gigaset take the protection of our customers’ data very seriously. It is precisely for this reason that we are ensuring all our products feature "Privacy by Design" as standard. All information we collect is used to make our products as good as possible.
  • Page 65 Manufacturer's advice Disposal Batteries should not be disposed of in general household waste. Observe the local waste disposal regulations, details of which can be obtained from your local authority. All electrical and electronic products should be disposed of separately from the municipal waste stream via designated collection facilities appointed by the government or the local authorities.
  • Page 66: Technical Data

    Capacity: 750 mAh Handset operating times/charging times The operating time of your Gigaset depends on the capacity of the battery, its age and the way it is used. (All times are maximum possible times.) Standby time (hours) 320 / 190 * Talktime (hours) Operating time with 1.5 hours of calls per day (hours)
  • Page 67 Technical data Transmission power 10 mW average power per channel, 250 mW pulse power Range Up to 50 m indoors, up to 300 m outdoors Base station power supply 230 V ~/50 Hz Environmental conditions for operation +5 °C to +45 °C; 20% to 75% relative humidity Dialling mode DTMF (tone dialling)/PD (pulse dialling) Pin connections on the telephone jack...
  • Page 68 Technical data Power adapter for the base Manufacturer Salom Electric (Xiamen) Co. Ltd. Commercial registration number: 91350200612003878C 31 Building, Huli Industrial District, Xiamen, Fujian 361006, P.R. China Salcomp (Shenzen) Co. Ltd. Commercial registration number: 91440300618932635P Salcomp Road, Furond Industrial Area, Xinqiao, Shajing, Baoan District, Shenzen 518125 China Model identifier C707...
  • Page 69: Display Icons

    Display icons Display icons The following icons are displayed depending on the settings and the operating status of your telephone. Icons in the status bar Icon Meaning Icon Meaning Signal strength (No Radiation off ) Keypad lock activated 1% -100% Battery charge status: white, if Maximum Range on;...
  • Page 70 Display icons Display icons to indicate . . . Icon Meaning Icon Meaning External call Reminder for anniversary Internal call Alarm call Establishing a call (outgoing call) Countdown timer Connection established No connection established/ connection terminated Reminder for appointment Other display icons Icon Meaning Alarm clock is activated, display with...
  • Page 71: Menu Overview

    Menu overview Menu overview Not all functions described in the user guide are available in all countries or from all network providers. Open the main menu: when handset is in idle status press New SMS p. 40 ............Incoming p.
  • Page 72 Menu overview Settings Date/Time p. 58 ............Audio Settings Handset Volume p.
  • Page 73: Index

    Index Index ......51 ........32 Access code (PABX) Calendar .
  • Page 74 Index ..... . . 20 ......4, 13 CLIP, CLI Presentation Display keys .
  • Page 75 Index ....35 ......14 use as a baby monitor Lower/upper case .
  • Page 76 Index ......11, 58 Pause Setting the date ......51 .
  • Page 77 Index ......14 ....... . 43 Upper/lower case vCard (SMS) .
  • Page 78 Issued by Gigaset Communications GmbH Frankenstr. 2a, D-46395 Bocholt © Gigaset Communications GmbH 2020 Subject to availability. All rights reserved. Rights of modification reserved.