MAXIMIZING THE BENEFITS
OF THE SPEAKERPHONE
One person at a time should speak while
using the speakerphone.
Reduce or eliminate background noise
such as the radio or television.
The extension phone and speakerphone
should not be used at the same time
unless you require a 3-way conference
with the caller.
Position yourself approximately 12 inches
away from the base microphone (located
at the front under the base) and speak
PLACING A CALL
Wait for a dial tone and then dial the
phone number. The phone number
dialed can be up to 32 digits.
To hang up, press
. The CP-1260
is now ready to answer a call.
The SPEAKERPHONE INDICATOR on the base will
light to show that the CP-1260 is in use.
If you pick up the handset during a call with the
base, the call is switched to the handset.
MISDIALING A NUMBER
("off" and "on.") Wait for the dial tone
and then dial the correct number.
ANSWERING A CALL
The speakerphone allows you to conduct
phone conversations without using the
If you decide to answer the call using the
(on the right side of the base) if
Speak into the microphone (located
at the front under the base unit). You
will hear the outside party through the
speaker. (If you wish to speak
through the cordless handset, first
on the base unit, then
pick up the handset from the cradle.
If the handset is already out of the
To hang up from the base, press
PLACING A CALL ON HOLD
on the base unit. The
HOLD INDICATOR will light.
TAKING A CALL OFF HOLD
There are a few ways to take a call off hold.
on the base again. The
SPEAKERPHONE INDICATOR will light
and the call will be taken off hold.
Take the handset out of the base. The
call will now be connected to the
handset user only.
You can turn off the base microphone.
during a telephone call
to turn off the microphone. The
SPEAKERPHONE INDICATOR flashes
To cancel mute, press
To switch from the speakerphone to the
on the base while
speaking on the speakerphone to
place the call on hold. The STATUS
INDICATOR will flash. The intercom
tone sounds on the handset and base.
handset. The intercom mode is
activated, but the caller is still on hold.
To transfer to the handset, press
on the base.
To cancel the transfer, press
on the handset.