With the Forwarding feature, you can have calls follow you (e.g., forwarded to a cell
phone), or you can redirect calls to a voice mail or other extension.
Manual Call Forwarding
Manual call forwarding allows you to send incoming calls to another extension num-
ber. You can even forward calls to outside numbers, if your phone is programmed to
To forward calls:
OR, Enter one of the following feature codes:
out ringing at your phone.
they are not answered before a timer expires.
calls are forwarded without ringing at your phone.
warded if your phone is busy or if you do not answer, as described above.
Do one of the following:
To forward to an outside telephone number: Select an outgoing line and dial
a telephone number.
To forward to an extension number: Dial the extension number.
To forward to your message center: Press
To cancel any call forward request:
OR, Dial any one of the feature codes listed above and then press
Model 8500 Phone User Guide
(Call Forward All Calls): All incoming calls are forwarded with-
(Call Forward If No Answer): All incoming calls are forwarded if
Only the installer or system administrator can adjust this timer.
(Call Forward If Busy): When your phone is busy, all incoming
(Call Forward If No Answer or Busy): All incoming calls are for-