Handset, Headset, and Speakerphone
Headset, Handset, and Speaker Overview
You can use your phone with these audio devices: a handset, headset, or speakerphone.
The phone is off-hook when the handset is lifted or another audio device is in use.
The phone is on-hook when the handset is in its cradle and other audio devices are not in use.
The following table describes how to use the handset.
If you want to...
Use the handset
Switch to the speakerphone or a
headset during a call
Adjust the volume level for a call
Headset, Handset, and Speaker Overview, page 1
Handset, page 1
Headset, page 2
Speakerphone, page 3
AutoAnswer with Headset or Speakerphone, page 3
Cisco Unified IP Phone 7941G, 7941G-GE, 7942, 7961G, 7961G-GE, and 7962 User Guide for Cisco Unified
Lift it to go off-hook; replace it to go on-hook.
The ringing line is automatically selected. Contact your system
administrator about options to always select the primary line.
( ), then hang up the handset.
Press the Volume button during a call or after invoking a dial tone.
Press Save to preserve the volume level for future calls.
Communications Manager 9.0 (SCCP and SIP)