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Siemens Gigaset A160 User Manual

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Gigaset A160/A260/A165/A265
Handset for A260/A265
1 Charge status of the
battery pack
2 Internal number
of the handset
3 Display keys
4 Message key
5 Directory key
6 Control key
7 Talk key
8 End call and
On/Off key
9 Ringtone on/off (press
and hold in idle status)
10 Key lock on/off
(press and hold)
11 Recall key
- Confer (flash)
- Dialling pause
(press and hold)
12 Microphone
13 Alarm clock key
14 Handsfree key
(only Gigaset A260/A265)
Siemens Gigaset contact numbers:
For personal advice on our range of products and for repairs or guarantee/warranty claims call:
Service Centre UK:
Please have your proof of purchase ready when calling.
Handset for A160/A165
08453 6708 12
(local call cost charge)
Base station without answering
Registration/Paging key
(page 8/page 8)
Display keys:
Pressing the keys launches whichever function
that appears above them in the display.
Function when pressed
Call all registered handsets.
Open main/submenu
(see Menu tree, page 12).
Go back one menu level.
Scroll up/down or adjust volume
Move cursor to left/right with
Backspace deletes one character at
a time.
Confirm menu function or save


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  • Page 1 14 Handsfree key Confirm menu function or save entry. (only Gigaset A260/A265) Siemens Gigaset contact numbers: For personal advice on our range of products and for repairs or guarantee/warranty claims call: Service Centre UK: 08453 6708 12 (local call cost charge)
  • Page 2: Base Station With Answering Machine At A Glance

    Base station with answering Safety precautions machine at a glance Read the user guide and the safety precautions carefully before use. Explain their contents to your children, and the potential hazards associated with using the telephone. Only use the mains unit supplied. Fit only the approved rechargeable battery pack! Never use a conventional (non-recharge- able) battery pack as this could damage your...
  • Page 3: Setting Up The Telephone For Use

    ◆ Use only the rechargeable battery pack rec- ommended by Siemens (page 9), i.e. never use a conventional (non-rechargeable) battery pack as this may cause significant damage to health and property. For example, the outer casing of the...
  • Page 4: Making External Calls And Ending A Call

    13 hours for the When you get a call, the caller's phone number will Gigaset A160/A260 or approx. 6 hours for the be displayed on your handset; or the caller's name Gigaset A165/A265. The battery pack is now fully will be displayed if it is stored in the directory or if charged.
  • Page 5: Operating The Handset

    Send Entry Directory handset (page 5). Delete all directory entries. Delete List To open the directory: press (Gigaset A160/ A165) or (Gigaset A260/A265). Send the complete list to Send List another handset (page 5). You can save up to 40 phone numbers (max.
  • Page 6: Last Number Redial List

    Last number redial list Opening the calls list ¢ ¢ CallsList 01+02 This list contains the ten last dialled numbers. Select entry with . The last incoming call is dis- played in the calls list. Dialling from the last number redial list Using other functions ¢...
  • Page 7: Using The Answering Machine

    The following functions can be selected with Playing back old messages See answering machine list, page 6. Resume paused playback Continue (see page 7). Stopping and controlling playback During message playback: Set the volume. Volume Stop playback: Press again to resume Copy an entry to the directory.
  • Page 8: Registering Corresponding Handsets

    All the participants are made aware station. of the 'listening in' by a beep. For automatic registration of handsets to Precondition: The Listening in function must be Gigaset A160/A260/A165/A265, see page 4. activated. Manual registration of handsets to A160/A260/ Activating/deactivating internal listening in A165/A265 ¢...
  • Page 9: Resetting The Handset

    Resetting the handset Changing pause after line seizure You can set the length of the pause inserted You can reset any individual settings and changes between pressing the talk key and sending the that you have made. Entries in the directory, the phone number.
  • Page 10: Contact With Liquid

    UK. The table below contains a list of common Country-specific requirements have been taken problems and possible solutions. into consideration. We, Siemens Home and Office Communication Problem Cause Solution Devices GmbH & Co. KG, declare that this device meets the essential requirements and other...
  • Page 11: Guarantee Certificate United Kingdom

    Guarantee default becoming evident. ◆ Ownership of devices or components replaced by and returned to Siemens shall vest in Sie- mens. ◆ This Guarantee shall apply to new devices pur- chased in the European Union. For Products...
  • Page 12: Alarm Clock

    Menu tree Your phone has an extensive range of features. To return to idle status: press and hold key These are offered in the form of menus. There are two ways in which you can access a func- tion: With the phone in the idle status, press MENU ◆...
  • Page 13 Voice Mail Set Key 1 4-1-1 Netw. Mailbx Assign key with answering machine or network mailbox (all devices) (in idle status, press and hold to dial). Netw. Mailbx: your network provider's answering machine; must be requested separately. The network mailbox can be dis- played if your network provider supports this function and if key has been assigned with the network mailbox.
  • Page 14 A 3 1 0 0 8 - M1 8 0 1 - L 1 0 1 - 3 - 7 6 1 9 Issued by Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH & Co. KG Schlavenhorst 66 D-46395 Bocholt © Siemens Home and Office Communication Devices GmbH & Co. KG 2007 All rights reserved. Subject to availability. Rights of modification reserved.

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Gigaset a260Gigaset a165Gigaset a265

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