Receiving Outside Calls
To receive an outside call:
EITHER, Lift the handset.
able to press the flashing
To redirect a ringing call to another extension or to an outside number:
Enter the extension or outside number to which you want to redirect the call. See
With the telephone system, you do not have to access an outside line (press
) to dial an emergency number.
To make an emergency call:
If you receive a call while you are already on another call, you will hear a "call wait-
ing" tone and/or you will see a lamp display.
To respond to a waiting call (you hear a single tone and a button is flashing):
To end the current call: Hang up. The waiting call rings in.
To place the current call on hold: Press
answer the waiting call.
To have the caller hear DND signals: Press
mation about DND mode.)
. Depending on how your system is programmed, you may be
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A call is automatically placed to the preset emergency number.
. Then press the flashing button to
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Model 8500 Phone User Guide