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Gigaset A385 User Manual

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Gigaset A380/A385
1 Charge status of the bat-
2 Answer machine icon
(A385 only)
3 Display keys
4 Message key
Flashes: new messages
5 Handsfree key
6 Control key (u)
7 Talk key
8 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
Where to find it all
First steps ¢ page 3
Making calls ¢ page 7
Using the directory and lists ¢ page 7
Operating the answer machine (A385)
¢ page 9
Registering handsets ¢ page 10
Using several handsets ¢ page 10
Setting the alarm clock ¢ page 11
Phone settings ¢ page 11
Operating the base station on the
PABX ¢ page 12
Menu tree ¢ page 21
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.
Base station
Registration/Paging key (page 10)
Display keys:
Pressing a key launches the function that
appears above that key in the display.
Display Function when pressed
Call other registered handsets
page 10.
Open main/submenu (see Menu
tree page 21).
Go back one menu level.
Scroll up/down or adjust volume
with u.
Move cursor to left/right with u.
Backspace deletes one character
at a time.
Confirm menu function or save
Version: 12-11-2010



  Summary of Contents for Gigaset Gigaset A385

  • Page 1 Operating the base station on the license of Siemens AG. PABX ¢ page 12 As of 1 Oct. 2011 Gigaset products bearing the trademark "Siemens" will exclusively use the trademark "Gigaset". Menu tree ¢ page 21 © Gigaset Communications GmbH 2010 All rights reserved.
  • Page 2: Safety Precautions

    Safety precautions Care Wipe the base station, charging cradle and handset Read this user guide and the safety precautions carefully before use. Explain their contents and the potential hazards with a damp cloth (do not use solvent) or an antistatic associated with using the telephone to your children.
  • Page 3: First Steps

    First steps Check the pack contents u One Gigaset A380/A385 base station, u one mains adapter, u one Gigaset A38H 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 4: 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 5 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 6 Please note u Each key press interrupts the automatic registration. u If automatic registration does not work, the handset will have to be registered manu- ally (¢ page 10). u Only place the handset in the base station or charging cradle that is intended for it. 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.
  • Page 7: Making Calls

    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 when listening to the answer work.
  • Page 8: Last Number Redial List

    When you press the key, all the lists are displayed. Delete List Delete all directory entries. If only one list contains new messages, this will be Send List Send the complete list to another opened automatically. handset (¢ page 8). Please note: Shortcut For shortcuts, assign the current...
  • Page 9: Setting Up The Answer Machine

    If you have new messages, playback will start with the Skip to the previous message. first new message, otherwise with the first old mes- Skip to the next message. sage. Skip to the next message but one. Using other functions (Select entry) ¢...
  • Page 10: De-Registering Handsets

    (Dial your own number) ¢ while listening to your De-registering handsets announcement: press the key and enter the system Handsets can only be de-registered by resetting the base station to its default settings. This will also reset The following keys are used for operation: every other setting ¢...
  • Page 11: Setting The Alarm Clock

    Phone settings Internal consultation call/connecting a call For details on how to make audio settings, see Menu tree ¢ page 21. 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 12: Operating The Base Station On

    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 13: Questions And Answers

    Base station power consumption Authorisation In standby mode – Handset in base station approx. 1.3 W This device is intended for connection to analogue – Handset outside base station approx. 1.3 W networks outside the EEA (with the exception of Swit- During a call approx.
  • Page 14: 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 15 Australia ..... . 1300 780 878 verso la rete di altri operatori fissi o mobili con- sultate le tariffe del vostro operatore) Austria.
  • Page 16: Warranty

    Warranty Service Centres (Middle East) KARAMA Sea Shell Electronics Opp. Karama Centre Dubai, UAE TEL: 00971-4-3979228 FAX: 00971-4-3966205...
  • Page 17 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 18 Customer Service Hotline Kuwait : 0 6522458737 6522458738...
  • Page 19 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 21: 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 22 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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