Black Box 2010 User Manual

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Please open this page for an ‘at a glance’ guide to your Quartet 2010.

At a glance

In use light

Lights up when ringing.

Earpiece volume control

Increase or decrease volume during a call.

See page 13

Command buttons

Used in conjunction with

Display screen options.

Directory

To call and store up to 20 names and numbers.

See page 15

Redial

Stores last 3 numbers dialled.

See page 12

Charging light

Illuminates when a handset is charging.

Aerial

Extendable.

Display screen

Shows all status displays.

Options

For navigating through the menu.

Talk

For making and ending calls.

Keypad

Keys 0 - 9 plus and #.

with switchboards.

Aerial

Extend for use.

Power light

 

Illuminates

 

power is

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Base unit

new handsets base unit.

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In this guide

At a glance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1

Introduction

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Setting up

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Using your Quartet 2010

 

 

 

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Making and receiving calls

 

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Using the directory

 

 

 

 

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Optional settings

 

 

 

 

18

Using Select Services

 

 

 

21

Using additional handsets

 

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Wall mounting

 

 

 

 

32

Help and advice

 

 

 

34

Technical advice

 

 

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Index

 

 

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Wall mounting template

 

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Introduction

Your BT Quartet 2010 cordless telephone is designed for ease of use and is made to BT’s high standards.

The BT Quartet 2010 combines the advantages of cordless operation with the performance of a high quality telephone. It offers unparalleled quality and features.

Cordless telephone functions

Your Quartet 2010 offers you the convenience and flexibility of a cordless telephone system and has been specifically designed to be easy to use. You can use up to 4 handsets with the base unit and transfer calls between them. The handset

is highly functional and has a clear and simple display to assist you to use the many helpful features of your telephone, and BT Select Services.

These can all be edited, enabled or cancelled via the handset display.

Handset functions

Apart from some very basic functions on the base unit and charger, your Quartet 2010 is managed almost entirely from the handset. Using the handset’s display screen and buttons, you can edit and activate the functions of your Quartet 2010, both on and off-line.The main method of control, is via a tree ofmenus, which you can access and navigate through by using buttons beneath the display.

Please see ‘Menu options’, page 8.

Directory

The Directory, which you access via the directory button, allows you to store up to 20 names and numbers in alphabetical order. You can scroll through and edit or delete them. You can also preview entries and set up calls directly from them.

Select Services

Your Quartet 2010 is designed to make it easy for you to access and manage BT’s Friends & Family and certain BT Select Services. For instance, you may also want to change the time for your Reminder Call or switch Call Waiting on or off.

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Unpacking your Quartet 2010

Check that your BT Quartet 2010 is complete. When you unpack it, you should have:

cBT Quartet 2010 base unit with telephone line cable attached.

cCordless handset

cCharger

your records

Date of purchase:

Place of purchase:

Serial number (on the underside of the telephone base unit):

Purchase price:

For warranty purposes, proof of purchase is required, so please keep your receipt.

c2 x 13 amp mains power adaptor plugs

cWall plugs and screws

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SETTING UP

Setting up

Follow these steps to get your Quartet 2010 ready for use.

Situating your Quartet 2010

Position your Quartet 2010 within 2 metres of a phone socket and 3 metres of a mains power socket.

Do not stand it on carpets or other similar surfaces which might generate fibres.

Do not cover or enclose the machine. Allow a free flow of air to its surfaces.

For the best performance do not position your Quartet 2010 close to other electrical equipment, eg. TV’s or large metal objects, metal cabinets etc.

Your Quartet 2010 can be wall-mounted.For instructions on how to do this, see

‘Wall-mounting’on page 39.

If you have any problems setting up or using your Quartet 2010, please call Helpline on

08457 697330.

Plug your Quartet 2010 base unit 1 into the telephone wall socket

If you do not have a modern-stylesocket, callFreefone 0800 800 150 and ask for a BT engineer to come and fit the correct type. This is a chargeable service.

Plug your Quartet 2010 base unit

2and charger into the mains power socket

There is one mains power adaptor for the charger and one for the base unit. Simply plug one end in the socket provided on the underside of each box, plug the other end into a mains power supply socket, and switch on.

Base unit

Charger

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3Charge the handset batteries for at least 24 hours

Before you use your Quartet 2010 for the first time, it is important to have the handset batteries fully charged. We recommend that you leave the Quartet 2010 handset on the cradle charger for at least 24 hours.

Battery Low Indication

When the batteries need re-charging,the display will show a ‘battery low’ symbol. Replace the handset on the charger tore-charge.

4 Aerial

It is advisable to extend the aerials on both the handset and base unit for optimum performance.

Extendible

Extendible

handset

base unit

aerial

aerial

Your Quartet 2010 is now ready for use.

UP SETTING

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USING

Using your Quartet 2010

Menu options

Your Quartet 2010 uses a display on the handset which allows you to select from the various product features detailed throughout this guide. Using the keypad, you are guided through the menu options by the prompts on the display.

At standby (that is the basic screen when not in use) the handset display shows:

For example, if you press OK when inSELECT SERVICES, you will be presented with a further menu of 7 screens, which you move between by pressing theOPTIONS button again.

CALL RETURN

BACK DIAL

Options

Press Options button. Display shows:

FRIENDS/FAM

BACK DIAL

HANDSET 1

Options

Press the Options button. This opens the top level menu, showing the first of 2 main options. The first is:

Options

Press Options button again. Display shows:

CALL MY BILL

BACK DIAL

Options

SELECT SERVS

BACK

OK

 

Options

Press Options again. Display shows:

TELEPHONE

BACK OK

Options

Each menu option offers you with a choice of prompts that appear on screen (ie. BACK,OK) which are selected using the 2 buttons located just below the display.

The Options button is in the middle of these.

CALL DIVERT

REMINDER CALL

CANCEL

SET

CANCEL

SET

Options

 

Options

 

CALL WAITING

EDIT SERVICES

OFF

ON

BACK

OK

Options

 

Options

 

If you wish to select an option, press the right hand OPTION button, orBACK to move back to the previous menu.

When you wish to exit the menus completely, press and hold BACK.

The order of the select services will always start from the last service used.

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