Stopping and controlling playback
Controlling playback depends on the point in time at which the corresponding key is
During message playback:
Pause playback. Press
During playback of message header: Go to the start of the previous
message. Skipping back from the first message jumps to the last
During playback of message body: Go to the start of the current
Go to the start of the next message. Skipping forward from the last
message jumps to the first message.
During playback of message header: Skip header.
During playback of message body: Go to the body of the next
message. Skipping forward from the last message jumps to the first
Additional functions during message playback
Press the display key MENU. Playback stops.
Select the relevant function using
Copy to Dir./Delete all old
Deleting an individual message
During playback: Press key
or the display key
Deleting all old messages
During playback or pause:
Delete all old
OK (Confirm the security prompt)
Accepting a call from the answering machine
You can accept a call while the answering machine is recording the caller's message:
You can also accept the call by:
pressing the talk key
removing the handset from the base/charger (if Auto Answer is activated
again to resume.
: Dial Number/Continue/Handset Volume/
Please note (Gigaset A220A)
When CallScreening via the handset is activated and the call can already be
heard at the handset, you can only accept the call via MENU
Pressing the talk key/hands free key
Recording stops and you can speak to the caller.
Operating when on the move (remote operation)
You can check your answering machine from any other telephone (hotel, pay phone
You have set a system PIN other than 0000
The phone you are using for remote operation has tone dialling (DTMF) i. e., you
hear different tones when you press the keys.
Calling the answering machine and playing messages
(Dial your own number.)
enter the system PIN.
The following keys are used for operation:
During the number/date/time announcement: Skip to the start of the previ-
During the message playback: Skip to the start of the current message.
Stop playback. Press again to resume.
Go to the next message.
Delete current message.
Activating the answering machine
(Enter your own number and allow the phone to ring until you hear the message:
"Please enter PIN")
(Enter system PIN)
Your answering machine is activated. It tells you how much memory time is left. The
messages are now played back. The answering machine cannot be deactivated
only activates or deactivates the hands-
When you hear your announcement, press