NTRODUCTION Your GE answering system is designed to give you flexibility in use and quality performance. To get the most from your answerer, we suggest that you take a few minutes right now to read through this User‘s Guide. ABLE OF ONTENTS ...
ETTING TARTED Make sure your package contains the following items: 12 MEMORY AREA CODE PHONE NUMBER EMERGENCY QUICK DIAL MESSAGE SAVE MEMO STORE MEM DIAL REDIAL FLASH OPER T ONE Base unit AC power supply 5-2378 Telephone line cord EFORE EGIN ODULAR EQUIREMENTS...
ESKTOP YSTEM NSTALLATION 1. Connect the handset cord into the handset and into the jack on the left side of the base unit. 2. Plug one end of the telephone line cord into the jack marked PHONE LINE on the back of the unit and plug the other end into a modular wall jack.
OUNT NSTALLATION 1. Rotate the handset hook one-half turn. 2. Remove the base plate from the back by pressing down on the snap tabs and then reverse the direction of the base plate. 3. Plug one end of the telephone line cord into the jack marked PHONE LINE on the back of the unit.
NSWERING YSTEM ETTING THE NSWERER OLUME Set the volume for answering system playback to desired level. Turn knob away from you to increase the volume and toward you to decrease the volume. UTGOING NNOUNCEMENT ECORDING THE When recording, your mouth should be about eight inches from the unit, and you should elimi- nate as much background noise as possible.
Open the door on the front of the unit and press the ANSWER ON/OFF button to turn the answerer on (so that it answers phone calls). The answering machine normally answers on the fifth ring, unless you have saved messages. If you have saved messages, the machine answers on the second ring.
UTTON The MEMO button serves two purposes: • Enables you to leave a message on the answering machine. • Enables you to activate the Instant Replay feature, which repeats the previous 10 seconds of the message you are playing back.
EAVING A Leaving a memo is just like recording an OGA, except you use the MEMO button instead of the ANNOUNCEMENT button. 1. Press and hold down MEMO. 2. When you hear a beep, continue holding MEMO and leave your message. 3.
EMOTE CCESS You can access your answering machine from any touch-tone phone by entering the 3-digit security code on the bottom of the unit. You can complete more than one remote function when you access your answer- ing machine since the machine gives you several seconds after complet- ing one task for you to request another.
NSTANT EPLAY FROM A After you have accessed the answering machine (dial your phone number, enter your security code after the OGA, and the messages start playing) you can replay the previous 10 seconds of the message that is playing by pressing 5.
ELEPHONE PERATION AKING A 1. Pick up the handset to get a dial tone. 2. Dial the number. ECEIVING A Make sure that the RINGER (on the back of the unit) is set to LO or HI. 1. Pick up the handset when the phone rings. 2.
EMORY IALING Store as many as 12 numbers in memory for easy dialing. Three numbers can be stored in the Emergency Quick Dial locations (A, B, C) located above the number keypad. Nine additional numbers can be stored in the numbered keys (1-9).
DDING A PAUSE TO THE DIALING SEQUENCE Use the REDIAL button to insert a delay in the dialing sequence when storing a number. For example, when you need to dial 9 to get an outside line, press REDIAL at the point in the dialing sequence in which a pause is required. 1.
HAIN IALING Use this feature if you make calls that require you to dial a sequence of numbers, for instance if you use a calling card for a frequently called long distance number. Basically, you store each number in a different memory location, and then dial the memory buttons instead of each number separately.
ROUBLESHOOTING Problem No dial tone/won’t dial out Phone doesn’t ring Volume is low Memory dialing problems Unit doesn’t answer calls Unit answers after 10 rings Unit answers after two rings Unit does not respond to any buttons UIDE Solution • Check phone line connection and handset cord connection.
ARE AND AINTENANCE To keep your GE telephone working and looking good, follow these few simple guidelines: • Avoid putting the unit near heating appliances and devices that generate electrical noise. (i.e., motors, fluorescent lamps.) • The unit should not be exposed to direct sunlight or moisture.
NDEX ANSWER ON button 6 Auto Disconnect feature 7 Call Screening 7 Changing a Stored Number 12 DIAL button 13 Display messages 0, 7 Emergency Quick Dial locations (A, B, C) 12, 13 FLASH button 11 Full Tape 7, 10 Inserting a Tape 2 MEMO button 7 used to leave a message 8...
• This warranty gives you specific legal rights, and you may have other rights which vary from state to state. If you purchased your product outside the USA: • This warranty does not apply. Contact your dealer for warranty information. Model 2-9824 343A6610-0001 (Rev. 1 E/S) 96-25 Printed in Philippines P.O.