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Dear Customer,
Gigaset Communications GmbH is the legal successor to
Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH &
Co. KG (SHC), which in turn continued the Gigaset business
of Siemens AG. Any statements made by Siemens AG or
SHC that are found in the user guides should therefore be
understood as statements of Gigaset Communications
We hope you enjoy your Gigaset.
Sehr geehrte Kundin, sehr geehrter Kunde,
die Gigaset Communications GmbH ist Rechtsnachfolgerin
der Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices
GmbH & Co. KG (SHC), die ihrerseits das Gigaset-Geschäft
der Siemens AG fortführte. Etwaige Erklärungen der
Siemens AG oder der SHC in den Bedienungsanleitungen
sind daher als Erklärungen der Gigaset Communications
GmbH zu verstehen.
Wir wünschen Ihnen viel Freude mit Ihrem Gigaset.
Chère Cliente, Cher Client,
la société Gigaset Communications GmbH succède en droit
à Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH
& Co. KG (SHC) qui poursuivait elle-même les activités Giga-
set de Siemens AG. Donc les éventuelles explications de Sie-
mens AG ou de SHC figurant dans les modes d'emploi
doivent être comprises comme des explications de Gigaset
Communications GmbH.
Nous vous souhaitons beaucoup d'agrément avec votre
Gentile cliente,
la Gigaset Communications GmbH è successore della Sie-
mens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH &
Co. KG (SHC) che a sua volta ha proseguito l'attività della
Siemens AG. Eventuali dichiarazioni della Siemens AG o
della SHC nei manuali d'istruzione, vanno pertanto intese
come dichiarazioni della Gigaset Communications GmbH.
Le auguriamo tanta soddisfazione con il vostro Gigaset.
Geachte klant,
Gigaset Communications GmbH is de rechtsopvolger van
Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH &
Co. KG (SHC), de onderneming die de Gigaset-activiteiten
van Siemens AG heeft overgenomen. Eventuele uitspraken
of mededelingen van Siemens AG of SHC in de gebruiksaan-
wijzingen dienen daarom als mededelingen van Gigaset
Communications GmbH te worden gezien.
Wij wensen u veel plezier met uw Gigaset
Estimado cliente,
la Gigaset Communications GmbH es derechohabiente de la
Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH &
Co. KG (SHC) que por su parte continuó el negocio Gigaset
de la Siemens AG. Las posibles declaraciones de la
Siemens AG o de la SHC en las instrucciones de uso se
deben entender por lo tanto como declaraciones de la Giga-
set Communications GmbH.
Le deseamos que disfrute con su Gigaset.
SCaros clientes,
Gigaset Communications GmbH é a sucessora legal da Sie-
mens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH &
Co. KG (SHC), que, por sua vez, deu continuidade ao sector
de negócios Gigaset, da Siemens AG. Quaisquer declara-
ções por parte da Siemens AG ou da SHC encontradas nos
manuais de utilização deverão, portanto, ser consideradas
como declarações da Gigaset Communications GmbH.
Desejamos que tenham bons momentos com o seu Gigaset.
Issued by
Gigaset Communications GmbH
Schlavenhorst 66, D-46395 Bocholt
Gigaset Communications GmbH is a trademark
licensee of Siemens AG
Kære Kunde,
Gigaset Communications GmbH er retlig efterfølger til Sie-
mens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH &
Co. KG (SHC), som fra deres side videreførte Siemens AGs
Gigaset-forretninger. Siemens AGs eller SHCs eventuelle
forklaringer i betjeningsvejledningerne skal derfor forstås
som Gigaset Communications GmbHs forklaringer.
Vi håber, du får meget glæde af din Gigaset.
Arvoisa asiakkaamme,
Gigaset Communications GmbH on Siemens Home and
Office Communication Devices GmbH & Co. KG (SHC)-yri-
tyksen oikeudenomistaja, joka jatkoi puolestaan Siemens
AG:n Gigaset-liiketoimintaa. Käyttöoppaissa mahdollisesti
esiintyvät Siemens AG:n tai SHC:n selosteet on tämän
vuoksi ymmärrettävä Gigaset Communications GmbH:n
Toivotamme Teille paljon iloa Gigaset-laitteestanne.
Kära kund,
Gigaset Communications GmbH övertar rättigheterna från
Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH &
Co. KG (SHC), som bedrev Gigaset-verksamheten efter Sie-
mens AG. Alla förklaringar från Siemens AG eller SHC i
användarhandboken gäller därför som förklaringar från
Gigaset Communications GmbH.
Vi önskar dig mycket nöje med din Gigaset.
Kjære kunde,
Gigaset Communications GmbH er rettslig etterfølger etter
Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH &
Co. KG (SHC), som i sin tur videreførte Gigaset-geskjeften i
Siemens AG. Eventuelle meddelelser fra Siemens AG eller
SHC i bruksanvisningene er derfor å forstå som meddelelser
fra Gigaset Communications GmbH.
Vi håper du får stor glede av din Gigaset-enhet.
Αγαπητή πελάτισσα, αγαπητέ πελάτη,
η Gigaset Communications GmbH είναι η νομική διάδοχος της
Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH &
Co. KG (SHC), η οποία έχει αναλάβει την εμπορική
δραστηριότητα Gigaset της Siemens AG. Οι δηλώσεις της
Siemens AG ή της SHC στις οδηγίες χρήσης αποτελούν
επομένως δηλώσεις της Gigaset Communications GmbH.
Σας ευχόμαστε καλή διασκέδαση με τη συσκευή σας Gigaset.
Poštovani korisnici,
Gigaset Communications GmbH pravni je sljednik tvrtke
Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH &
Co. KG (SHC), koji je nastavio Gigaset poslovanje tvrtke
Siemens AG. Zato sve izjave tvrtke Siemens AG ili SHC koje
se nalaze u uputama za upotrebu treba tumačiti kao izjave
tvrtke Gigaset Communications GmbH.
Nadamo se da sa zadovoljstvom koristite svoj Gigaset
Spoštovani kupec!
Podjetje Gigaset Communications GmbH je pravni naslednik
podjetja Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices
GmbH & Co. KG (SHC), ki nadaljuje dejavnost znamke
Gigaset podjetja Siemens AG. Vse izjave podjetja Siemens
AG ali SHC v priročnikih za uporabnike torej veljajo kot izjave
podjetja Gigaset Communications GmbH.
Želimo vam veliko užitkov ob uporabi naprave Gigaset.
© Gigaset Communications GmbH 2008
All rights reserved.
Subject to availability. Rights of modifications


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Summary of Contents for Siemens Gigaset C355

  • Page 1 Nadamo se da sa zadovoljstvom koristite svoj Gigaset de la Siemens AG. Las posibles declaraciones de la uređaj. Siemens AG o de la SHC en las instrucciones de uso se deben entender por lo tanto como declaraciones de la Giga- Spoštovani kupec! set Communications GmbH.
  • Page 2 Devices GmbH & Co. KG (SHC), kroz koju je nastavljeno poslovanje kompanije Gigaset kao dela Siemens AG. Stoga sve izjave od strane Siemens AG ili SHC koje se mogu naći u korisničkim uputstvima treba tumačiti kao izjave kompanije Gigaset Communications GmbH.
  • Page 3 Siemens Aktiengesellschaft, issued by Siemens Communications Haidenauplatz 1 D-81667 Munich Gigaset C355 © Siemens AG 2005 All rights reserved. Subject to availability. Rights of modification reserved. Siemens Aktiengesellschaft CORDLESS HOME COMMUNICATION...
  • Page 4: Handset At A Glance

    Handset at a glance Handset at a glance 1 Display in idle status 2 Battery charge condition = e V U (empty to full) flashes: battery nearly empty e V U flashes: battery charging 3 Control key (page 8) 4 Message key Opens calls and messages lists.
  • Page 5: Connecting The Base Station

    Handset at a glance Base unit at a glance Connecting the base station ¤ Please connect the mains unit first and then connect the phone jack as shown below, placing the cords in the cord recesses. You can use the keys on the base unit to operate the built-in answering machine and register handsets to the base.
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    SMS function ....24 SMS Troubleshooting ... . . 24 Gigaset C355 – More than just a telephone ..6 Answering machine operation .
  • Page 7 Contents Base station settings ..38 Access control ....38 Changing ringer tones ... . 39 Repeater support .
  • Page 8: Safety Precautions

    Safety precautions Safety precautions Caution: Read the safety precautions and the manual before use. Explain their contents to your children, and the potential hazards associated with using the tele- phone. Only use the mains adapter supplied, as indicated on the underside of the base. Fit only the recommended rechargeable batteries (page 43) of the same type! Do not use any other battery type or non-rechargeable batteries as this could result in significant health risks and personal injury.
  • Page 9: Gigaset C355 - More Than Just A Telephone

    Gigaset C355 – More than just a telephone Gigaset C355 – Please note: Never expose the phone to the follow- More than just a telephone ing: heat sources, direct sunlight, other electrical appliances. Protect your Gigaset from moisture, Your phone not only lets you send and dust, corrosive liquids and vapours.
  • Page 10 Preparing to use the phone ¤ Opening/closing the battery cover Leave the handset in the charging cra- ¤ dle in the base to charge up the batter- To close, position the cover 2 so that it ies. is open slightly and push it upwards towards the loudspeaker 1 until it clicks into place.
  • Page 11: Activating/Deactivating The Handset

    Handset operation Handset operation After a while the charge capacity of the batteries will decrease for technical rea- sons. Control key on the handset Your telephone is now ready for use The answering machine is switched on with a pre-recorded announcement. §§§§INT§§§...
  • Page 12: Return To Idle Status

    Handset operation Using display functions Submenus The current display functions are shown The functions in the submenus are dis- in the bottom display line in reversed played as lists. highlights. Accessing a function: u / v ¤ Launch left / right display func- Scroll to the function with the control tion.
  • Page 13: Symbols

    Handset operation Operating information Step-by-step instructions In these operating instructions, sequences This section explains the meaning of cer- of symbols are used to show you which tain symbols and typographical conven- steps you must carry out. This system is tions that are used in this manual. explained below using the example of "setting the ringer melody".
  • Page 14: Making Calls

    Making calls Making calls Caller ID When you get a call, the caller's number is shown in the display provided the follow- Making an external call ing conditions are met: Your network provider supports CLIP, External calls are calls using the public tel- CLI.
  • Page 15: Handsfree Talking

    Making calls Handsfree talking Muting With handsfree talking, instead of holding You can deactivate the microphone in the handset to your ear you can put it your handset during an external call. down, e.g. on the table in front of you, to Muting the handset allow others to listen and speak to the caller.
  • Page 16: Network Services

    Network services Network services Select and press §OK§ to activate or deactivate call waiting. Network services are functions offered by your network provider and which you Functions during one call must specifically request from him. ¤ Contact your network provider if you Initiate ringback have any problems.
  • Page 17: Using The Directory And Lists

    Using the directory and lists Using the directory and lists Storing the number in the call-by-call list ¢ The options are: New Entry ¤ Directory, Change a multiple line input: Call-by-call list, Number: Last number redial list Enter number. SMS list, Name: Enter name.
  • Page 18 Using the directory and lists Using other functions Sending the directory/call-by-call list ¢ to another handset s (select entry; page 14) ¢ §Menu§ Requirements: The following functions can be selected The sending and receiving handsets with q: must both be registered to the same Use Number base unit.
  • Page 19: Last Number Redial List

    Using the directory and lists Last number redial list Copying a number from the directory In many operating situations you can The last number redial list shows the last open the directory to copy a number, for ten numbers dialled on the handset example.
  • Page 20 Using the directory and lists Opening lists with Calls list the message key Requirement: CLIP (page 11) You can use the message key f to open The numbers of the last 30 incoming calls the following lists: are stored. Depending on the Calls List Set- SMS list either...
  • Page 21 Using the directory and lists Opening the calls list /answering Deleting the calls list machine Caution! All old and new entries will be ¢ deleted. Calls List: Answ. Mach.: 01+02 ¢ ¢ ¢ Calls List: Delete List Select an entry. §Menu§...
  • Page 22: Making Cost-Effective Calls

    Making cost-effective calls Making cost-effective calls Storing a preselection number ¢ ¢ ¢ Settings Base Preselection §Menu§ ¢ Make your calls via a network provider Preselection Number who offers very low call charges (call-by- Enter or edit a preselection call), or have the call duration displayed number (call-by-call number).
  • Page 23: Sms (Text Messages)

    SMS (Text Messages) SMS (Text Messages) Please note: If your phone is connected to a PABX, read page 24. Your phone comes supplied ready for you To receive text messages you must be to start sending SMS (text messages) registered with your service provider. straight away.
  • Page 24: Receiving Text Messages

    SMS (Text Messages) Inserting images or sounds in a Writing/editing messages text message You read a message in the draft messages list. The options are: 15 images (icons) Press the control key. §Menu§ 10 sounds You can choose one of the following: You are writing a text message (page 20).
  • Page 25 SMS (Text Messages) Incoming message list Deleting the incoming message list This deletes all new and old messages The incoming message list contains: from the list. ¤ All received text messages, starting Open the incoming message list. with the most recent. Press the control key.
  • Page 26: Using Data In Message Attachments

    SMS (Text Messages) Copying/dialling a number from the text of Saving attachments ¤ a message ¤ Open the text message for reading Read the message (page 22) and scroll (page 22). ¤ to the place where the phone number Open the attachment. Install Picture Install Melody §Menu§...
  • Page 27: Sms And Pabx's

    SMS (Text Messages) SMS and PABX's SMS Troubleshooting You can only receive a text message Error codes when sending when the Caller ID (CLIP) is forwarded If a text message cannot be sent for a long to the extension of the PABX. The period of time, it is moved to the incoming CLIP of the number of the SMS centre is messages list with the Status Error XX.
  • Page 28 SMS (Text Messages) The message is played back. 1. The "display telephone number" service has not been set. ¥ Ask your service provider to activate this function (chargeable). 2. There is no co-operation agreement between mobile phone operators and fixed network SMS providers.
  • Page 29: Answering Machine Operation

    Answering machine operation Answering machine Press the control key to end §OK§ the recording. operation After recording, the announcement is played back for you to check. You can operate the answering machine Please note: built into the base with the handset, your Recording ends automatically when base's keypad (page 2) or remotely the max.
  • Page 30 Answering machine operation Playing messages Deleting messages The date and time of arrival of each mes- You can delete old messages either all sage is logged (if set, page 8). If Calling together or individually. Line Identification is activated, then the Deleting all old messages caller's number is displayed.
  • Page 31: Activating/Deactivating Call Screening

    Answering machine operation Activating/deactivating When you check your answering machine remotely you will know after around call screening 15 seconds that there are no new mes- sages (otherwise it would have answered While a message is recording, you can lis- your call).
  • Page 32: Operating The Answering Machine While Away From Home (Remote Operation)

    Answering machine operation When you have selected the Network Pause playback. Press again to Mailbox or the answering machine, resume. press key 1 and hold. This connects you Go to the next message. Press directly. several times to go to the next The setting for fast access applies to all messages.
  • Page 33: Using The Network Mailbox

    Using the network mailbox Using the network mailbox Calling the network mailbox Press and hold. This connects you directly to the network The network mailbox is the answering mailbox. machine of your network provider . You Press the handsfree key d if cannot use the network mailbox unless required.
  • Page 34: Using Several Handsets

    Using several handsets Using several handsets Manually registering the Gigaset C35 to Gigaset C355 You must activate manual registration of Registering handsets the handset at both the handset and the base station. You can register up to six handsets on your After it has registered, the handset returns base unit.
  • Page 35: De-Registering Handsets

    Using several handsets De-registering handsets Calling all handsets ("group call") Open list of internal users. From any registered Gigaset C35 handset Press the star key. All handsets you can de-register any other registered are called. handset. End call Open list of internal users. The handset which you are using is Press the end call key.
  • Page 36: Barging-In To An External Call

    Using several handsets Accepting/rejecting call waiting Internal barge-in If you receive an external call while con- The line is busy with an external call. You ducting an internal call, you will hear the see a message to this effect on your dis- call waiting tone (a short beep).
  • Page 37: Changing A Handset's Internal Number

    Using several handsets Changing a handset's internal number Note: – The connection to which the room monitor is diverted must not be blocked by an acti- A handset is automatically allocated the vated answering machine. lowest available number when it is regis- –...
  • Page 38 Using several handsets Deactivating the room monitor Press the control key. §Menu§ Select Room Monitor off press §OK§ The function is deactivated. Deactivating the room monitor remotely Important: The telephone must support touch tone dialling. ¤ Take the call from the room monitor and press keys 9 ;.
  • Page 39: Handset Settings

    Handset settings Handset settings Activating/deactivating Auto talk When this function is activated, when a Your handset is preconfigured, but you call arrives you can simply lift the handset can change the settings to suit your indi- out of the base without having to press vidual requirements.
  • Page 40: Changing Ringer Tones

    Handset settings Changing ringer tones Activating/deactivating the ringer You can turn off the ringer on your hand- Volume: set before you take a call or while the You can choose between five volumes phone is in the idle state. The ringer can- (1–5;...
  • Page 41: Advisory Tones

    Base station settings Activating/deactivating Restoring the handset advisory tones default settings Your handset uses ‘advisory tones’ to tell You can reset individual settings and you about different activities and statuses. changes you have made. Entries in the The following advisory tones can be acti- directory and in the calls list, the SMS lists, vated and deactivated independently of the handset's registration to the base and...
  • Page 42: Changing Ringer Tones

    Base station settings ¢ ¢ ¢ Restoring the base default Settings Base System PIN §Menu§ Enter the current system PIN settings and press §OK§ Enter your new system PIN Restoring the base default settings does and press . For security the §OK§...
  • Page 43: Connecting The Base Unit

    Connecting the base unit to a PABX Connecting the base unit Changing pause after recall You can change the length of the pause if to a PABX your PABX requires this (refer to the oper- ating instructions for your PABX). The following settings are only necessary 5 4 O 1 2 §Menu§...
  • Page 44: Appendix

    The base's telephone line cord has been your phone, you can contact us any time replaced. ¥ at When buying a replacement line cord, ensure that the line plug has the correct care. The table below contains a list of type of wiring (page 2).
  • Page 45: Service (Customer Care)

    ¥ Excerpt from the original declaration: Delete old messages. ¥ "We, Siemens AG, declare, that the above men- Play back new messages and delete. tioned product is manufactured according to our Full Quality Assurance System certified by Service (Customer Care) CETECOM ICT Services GmbH with ANNEX V of the R&TTE-Directive 99/5/EC.
  • Page 46: Specifications

    Appendix Specifications General specifications DECT standard is supported Recommended batteries GAP standard is supported (Valid at the time of going to press) No. of channels 60 duplex channels Nickel-metal-hydride (NiMH): Sanyo Twicell 700 Wireless freq- 1880–1900 MHz uency range Sanyo Twicell 650 Duplex method Time multiplex, 10 ms Sanyo NiMH 800...
  • Page 47: Default Settings

    Appendix Default settings Default settings of the handset Your Gigaset C355 is supplied with the Function Default setting Page default settings shown in the tables. You Battery tone/ page 38 can restore these default settings Key click/ (page 38, page 39).
  • Page 48: Guarantee Certificate United Kingdom

    24 months of pur- excluded from this Guarantee. Nothing chase, Siemens shall, at its own option in this Guarantee shall attempt to limit and free of charge, either replace the or exclude a Customers Statutory...
  • Page 49: Writing And Editing Text

    Appendix Writing and editing text Editing text (with predictive text) EATONI predictive text helps you when The following rules apply when writing a you are writing text messages. text: Each key between S and O is assigned The cursor is controlled with t s. several letters and characters (see the Characters are added to the left of the character set tables, page 47).
  • Page 50 Appendix Order of directory entries The directory entries are usually sorted in alphabetical order. Spaces and digits take first priority. The sort order is as follows: 1. Space (shown here as s) 2. Digits (0–9) 3. Letters (alphabetical) 4. Other characters To get round the alphabetical order of the entries, insert a space or a digit in front of the name.
  • Page 51: Menu Tree

    Menu tree Menu tree You can select a menu function faster than by scrolling by opening the menu with §Menu§ and then entering the digit combination ("shortcut keys"). 4 I 2 for "set battery low beep". Example: §Menu§ ¤ With the phone in the idle status, press (open menu): §Menu§...
  • Page 52 Menu tree Audio Settings Ringer Volume Ringer Melody 4-2-1 External Calls 4-2-2 Internal Calls Advisory Tones 4-3-1 Key Tones 4-3-2 Battery Low 4-3-3 Confirmation Tone Settings Date/Time Screen Picture 5-2-1 No Screen Picture 5-2-2 Standard Picture 5-2-3 Download Picture Handset 5-3-1 Language 5-3-2...
  • Page 53 Menu tree Voice Mail Set Key 1 6-1-1 Network Mailbox 6-1-2 Answer Machine Answer Machine Call Screening 6-3-1 Handset 6-3-2 Base Announcements 6-4-1 Record Announcement 6-4-2 Play Announcement 6-4-3 Delete Announcement Message Length Ring Delay...
  • Page 54: Accessories

    Handsfree INT 1 §§§§INT§§§ §§Menu Directory holds around 100 entries SMS (CLIP must be enabled) Room monitor Call-by-call Gigaset Handset SL44 Eye-catching design Illuminated colour display (4096 colours) Graphical main menu with icons Handsfree Polyphonic ringer melodies Ringer melodies can be recorded with the handset...
  • Page 55 All accessories and batteries are available from your mobile phone retailer. Or order direct on the Internet from the Online Shop: The Online Shop also has the latest product information. Only use original accessories. This will avoid possible health risks and damage,...
  • Page 56: Index

    Index Index Call answer ..... . barging in to an external call ..Access control .
  • Page 57 Index Correcting wrong inputs ... Customer Care ....Earpiece mode ....Earpiece volume .
  • Page 58 Index Handsfree ..... Last number redial ....
  • Page 59 Index Network services ....Number Range ......adding to directory .
  • Page 60 Index incoming message list ..Volume input language ....earpiece ..... insert image .

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