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Siemens Gigaset AL180 User Giude

Siemens Gigaset AL180 User Giude

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Gigaset AL180/AL185/AL280/AL285
The handset at a glance
1 Charge status of the
2 Answer machine icon
(AL185/AL285 only)
3 Display keys
4 Message key
Flashes: new messages
5 AL180/AL185:
Directory key
Handsfree key
6 Control key (u)
7 Talk key
8 AL280/AL285:
Directory key (press
down on the control key)
9 End call key and
On/Off key
10 Ringer tone on/off (press
and hold in idle status)
11 Keypad lock on/off (press
and hold)
12 Recall key
- Consultation call
- Dialling pause
(press and hold)
13 Microphone
14 "Microphone off" key
Issued by
Gigaset Communications GmbH
Frankenstr. 2a
D-46395 Bocholt
Manufactured by Gigaset Communications GmbH under
trademark license of Siemens AG.
As of 1 Oct. 2011 Gigaset products bearing the trademark
"Siemens" will exclusively use the trademark "Gigaset".
© Gigaset Communications GmbH 2010
All rights reserved. Subject to availability.
Rights of modification reserved.
This user guide is made from 100 % recycled paper.
Display key on handset:
Pressing a key launches the function that
appears above that key in the display.
Version: 12-11-2010
Function when pressed
Call other registered hand-
sets ¢ page 11.
Open main/submenu
(see Menu tree ¢ page 22).
Go back one menu level.
Scroll up/down or adjust vol-
ume with u.
Move cursor to left/right with
Backspace deletes one
character at a time.
Confirm menu function or
save entry.


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  • Page 1 Manufactured by Gigaset Communications GmbH under trademark license of Siemens AG. As of 1 Oct. 2011 Gigaset products bearing the trademark "Siemens" will exclusively use the trademark "Gigaset". © Gigaset Communications GmbH 2010 All rights reserved. Subject to availability. Rights of modification reserved.
  • Page 2 The base station at a glance AL185/AL285 base station 1 Registration/paging key : Search for handsets (press briefly, "Paging" ¢ page 11) Register handsets (press and hold ¢ page 11). 2 On/Off key: activate and deactivate answer machine. Lights up: answer machine is activated. Flashes: there is at least one new message or message is in the process of being recorded.
  • Page 3: Safety Precautions

    You are helping to protect the environment with ƒ If you give your Gigaset to someone else, make your Gigaset AL180/AL185/AL280/AL285. sure you also give them the user guide. Reduced energy consumption Your telephone has an energy-saving adapter plug...
  • Page 4: First Steps

    First steps Check the pack contents u One Gigaset AL180/AL185/AL280/AL285 base station, u one mains adapter, u one Gigaset AL18H/AL28H handset, u one phone cord, u two batteries, u one battery cover, u one user guide. If you have purchased a model with multiple handsets, the package should contain two bat- teries, a battery cover and a charging cradle with mains adapter for each additional handset.
  • Page 5: Connecting The Charging Cradle (If Included)

    Connecting the charging cradle (if included) ¤ Connect the flat plug from the power supply 1. ¤ Plug the mains adapter into the plug socket 2. If you need to disconnect the plug from the charging cradle, press the release button and disconnect the plug 2.
  • Page 6 Placing the handset in the base station and registering Before you can use the phone, you must first register the handset to the base station. Put into base MENU ¤ Place the handset with the display facing up in the base station. The handset registers automatically.
  • Page 7 Initial charging and discharging of the batteries The correct charge level can only be displayed if the batteries are first fully charged and dis- charged. ¤ Place the handset in the base station or charging cradle for eight hours. ¤ Then remove the handset from the base station or charging cradle and do not replace it until the batteries are completely discharged.
  • Page 8: Making Calls

    Making calls Muting Making external calls and ending You can mute your handset when making external calls. Your caller can no longer hear you. calls Press the "Microphone off" key during the call to activate/deactivate the function. External calls are calls using the public telephone net- work.
  • Page 9: Last Number Redial List

    The following functions can be selected with Calls list/answer machine (network mailbox) list New Entry Save new phone number. Show Number Display the phone number. An advisory tone sounds and the message key flashes as soon as a new entry appears in the calls Use Number Edit or add to the number.
  • Page 10: Setting Up The Answer Machine

    Answer machine list (AL185/AL285 only) Please note: Recording ends automatically when the max. record- You can use the answer machine list to listen to the ing time of 170 seconds is reached or if there is a messages that are on the answer machine. break in speaking of more than 2 seconds.
  • Page 11: Locating A Handset ("Paging")

    Remote operation when on the move For automatic registration of handsets to Gigaset AL180/AL185/AL280/AL285, see ¢ page 6. You can check and activate your answer machine from any other telephone (hotel, pay phone etc.).
  • Page 12: Setting The Alarm Clock

    Phone settings Internal consultation call/connecting a call For details on how to make audio settings, see Menu tree ¢ page 22. You are in conversation with an external participant. For details on how to set the system PIN on the base Press the key and call one or all handsets.
  • Page 13: Entering Letters/Characters

    Operating the base station on Appendix the PABX Entering letters/characters The following settings are only necessary when your Press the relevant key the number of times indicated. PABX requires them, see the user guide for your PABX. Briefly press the hash key to switch from "Abc"...
  • Page 14: Specifications

    Specifications Problem Cause Solution You cannot The phone cord Please always use the Recommended batteries hear a ringer/ supplied has not phone cord supplied or dialling tone been used or has ensure that the Technology: Nickel-metal-hydride (NiMH) from the fixed been replaced by a pin connections are Size:...
  • Page 15: 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 serv- ice section of our Gigaset online portal In our constantly updated online service you can find: u Extensive information about our products u FAQ compilations u Keyword search to help find topics quickly...
  • Page 16 Australia ..... . 1300 780 878 verso la rete di altri operatori fissi o mobili con- sultate le tariffe del vostro operatore) Austria.
  • Page 17: Warranty

    Warranty Service Centres (Middle East) KARAMA Sea Shell Electronics Opp. Karama Centre Dubai, UAE TEL: 00971-4-3979228 FAX: 00971-4-3966205...
  • Page 18 Saudi Arabian Service Centers: JEDDAH SERVICE CENTER: AL-AMAL PLAZA, HAIL STREET, TEL: 02-6500282 EXT. 209, JEDDEH, SAUDI ARABIA. RIYADH SERVICE CENTER: OLAYA STREET TE : 0 1-4622470/4623850, RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA. KHOBAR SERVICE CENTER: AL-KHOBAR STREET TE : 03-8944193/03-8952359, AL-KHOBAR, SAUDI ARABIA. TE : 00966-7-2230772 TE : 00966-4-4219232...
  • Page 19 Customer Service Hotline Kuwait : 0 6522458737 6522458738...
  • Page 20 Manufacturer warranty (Middle East) For Southern Africa: In the event of an after-sales issue/warranty claim please refer back to your point of purchase. Proof of purc ase (receipt) has to be submitted...
  • Page 22: Menu Tree

    Menu tree Your phone has an extensive range of features. These To return to idle status: press and hold the key. are offered in the form of menus. As an alternative to selecting functions using the To select a function while the phone is in idle status, buttons, you can also enter the digit combi- press MENU...
  • Page 23 3-5 Message Length 3-5-1 Maximum Do not limit the recording time for each call. 3-5-2 1 Minute Limit the recording time to 1 minute per call. 3-5-3 2 Minutes Limit the recording time to 2 minutes per call. 3-5-4 3 Minutes Limit the recording time to 3 minutes per call.

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