To begin using your voice mailbox you will need to complete a few basic set-up pro-
cedures to initialize your mailbox, customize your personal greetings, and record your
voice mail directory name. See
Initializing Your Mailbox
One of the first things you should do is initialize your mailbox. This allows you to:
Change the default password number to a personal password.
Record a name to identify yourself in the company directory.
Listen to the voice mail introduction.
To initialize your mailbox:
Dial the voice mail extension number. (You hear the main menu.)
Enter your mailbox number and default password.
If you want a password, enter a new password using digits 0-9 (up to 12 digits).
If you do not want to use a password, just press
prompts you to record your directory name.
After the tone, record your first and last name. When finished, press
Do one of the following:
The system then plays a prompt that introduces you to the basic voice mail features.
You can skip this introduction by pressing
Model 8500 Phone User Guide
If you don't know what the voice mail extension number is, check with your
to identify yourself as a subscriber.
Your mailbox number is your default password.
. Voice mail plays back your password.
to accept the entry. Press
again to accept the name.
to replay the name you just recorded.
to add to your name.
to erase and re-record your name.
for additional voice mail options.
to re-enter your password. The system
, if desired.