Do not use your phone in environments with a You are helping to protect the environment with potential explosion hazard, e.g. paint shops. your Gigaset A380. Reduced energy consumption ƒ If you give your Gigaset to someone else, make sure you also give them the user guide.
First steps Check the pack contents ◆ One Gigaset A380 base station, ◆ one mains adapter, ◆ one Gigaset A38H handset, ◆ one phone cord, ◆ two batteries, ◆ one battery cover, ◆ 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.
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.
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.
Please note ◆ After the first battery charge and discharge you may replace your handset in the base station or charging cradle after every call. ◆ Always repeat the charging and discharging procedure if you remove the batteries from the handset and reinsert them. ◆...
Making calls Handsfree Making external calls and ending Activating while dialling: calls Enter the number and press the handsfree key Switching between earpiece and handsfree mode: External calls are calls using the public telephone net- During a call and press the handsfree key to acti- work.
The following functions can be selected with Calls list/network mailbox list New Entry Save new phone number. An advisory tone sounds and the message key Show Number Display the phone number. flashes as soon as a new entry appears in the calls list/answer machine list.
Listening in to an external call ¢ For automatic registration of handsets to Gigaset A380, see page 5. You are conducting an external call. An internal par- Manual registration of handsets to ticipant can listen in on this call and take part in the Gigaset A380 conversation (conference).
Setting the alarm clock Software reset ¢ ¢ ¢ ¢ ¢ ¢ MENU Settings Base Activating/deactivating the alarm clock Base Reset ¢ ¢ ¢ ¢ MENU Alarm Clock Activation Hardware reset ‰ OK ( = on) ¢ Disconnect the power cord from the base station. Hold down the registration/paging key ( page 1) When activated:...
Appendix Questions and answers Entering letters/characters If you have any queries about the use of your tele- phone, visit our website at www.gigaset.com/de/service Press the relevant key the number of times indicated. for 24-hour support. The table below contains a list of Briefly press the hash key to switch from "Abc"...
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...
Settings 4-1 Date/Time Enter date (DDMMYY format), then time (HHMM format) ¢ 4-2 Handset 4-2-1 Language Set the display language page 10 ¢ 4-2-2 Auto Answer Automatically activate/deactivate auto answer page 7 ¢ 4-2-3 Register HS Manually register the handset page 9 ¢...
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