BT 100 User Manual

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Decor 100

friendly Guide

At a glance

When wall-


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Store button

Redial button

Redials the last number dialled.

Quickdial button

Allows you to use up to 10 numbers stored in the memories under the keypad.

We thank you for making the right choice and expect that your phone will give you many years of quality service. Please read the instructions carefully before use, and keep this User Guide for future reference.


Decor 100

Screws and wall


phone with

plugs for wall

Check that your

telephone line


Decor 100 is complete.

cable attached


When you unpack you


must have:


Installing your Decor 100

1Situating your Decor 100

Situate your Decor 100 close enough to a phone socket so that the cables will reach.

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

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

Your Decor 100 can be wall-mounted.See ‘Wallmounting’.


Your Decor 100 is only designed to be operated in a normal office or domestic environment.

It should not be used in bathrooms or near water.

2 Check your telephone wall socket

If you do not have a modern style socket, call

Freefone 0800 800 150and ask for a BT engineer to come and fit the correct socket. This is a chargeable service.

3 Plug your Decor 100 into the telephone wall socket

4 Set the ringer volume



The ringer volume switch is located on the underside of your Decor 100 and effects the volume at which your phone rings.

There are two settings:


A loud ring; your Decor 100 is preset to this position.


A quiet ring.

Your Decor 100 is now ready for use.

To make a call

1Lift the handset and listen for a dialling tone.

2Dial the number you require.

To end the call, replace the handset.

To receive a call

1When the phone rings pick up the handset and speak.

To redial the last number dialled

1Lift the handset.

Press the REDIAL button.


The phone will automatically dial the last number dialled.

To store phone numbers in the Quickdial memory

Your Decor 100 has 10 ‘two-touch’memory locations, which are dialled by using the





Press theSTORE button.


Dial the phone number to be stored.


Press the 0-9 keypad button under which you want to store the number.



The phone number is now stored.

any other numbers you want to store, using a different 0-9 location code for each one.

Each memory location can store a maximum of 16 digits.

Quickdial memory

1Lift the handset. Press the QUICKDIALbutton.


Press the 0-9 location under which the number you require is stored.



The phone number is dialled automatically.

To store a phone number you

have dialled

When making a phone call, you can store the number you have just dialled.

1Before replacing the handset press the STORE buttontwice.


2Press the 0-9 keypad button under which you want to store the number.



The phone number dialled is now stored.

stored in the memory

To change phone numbers stored in the memory, simply repeat the process of storing the original numbers but enter the new number. The number stored in that location is automatically replaced by the new number.

To store a pause in the memory

With some switchboards, after dialling the access code you may have to wait for a moment while the switchboard picks up an outside line. If so, you can insert a pause into the number to allow for this delay.

A pause can also be stored as part of a number in the memory.

When storing a phone number in the Quickdial memories:

1Enter the first part of the phone number (the access code) which gives you an outside line.

Now enter a pause by pressing the REDIAL button.



3Enter the remaining part of the phone number.

The phone number is dialled automatically with a pause of around one second inserted.

Using the

RECALL button


This button signals a time break recall. If you are connected to a PBX (Private Branch Exchange), contact your PBX supplier for further information. The recall button is also used for BT Select Services.


Your Decor 100 can be wall-mountedusing the screws and wall plugs provided.

Before you wall-mountyour Decor 100, check that:

the wall can support the weight of the phone;

the position you choose leaves sufficient space so that the phone is clear of any obstruction on the wall, such as a shelf or cupboard.

1Drill two holes for the screws 73mm vertically apart. Insert the wall plugs provided (if required).





wall, leaving about 4mm free on which to hang the phone.

Press the phone line cable into the channel on the bottom of the phone, so that the phone lies flat against the wall.

4Hang the holes on the back of the phone over the screwheads and gently pull the phone downward to make sure it is securely in place.

5Rotate the handset hook



Decor 100 should be kept of dust, moisture, high

vibration and

not be exposed to direct

. It should not be used bathrooms or near water.

many phones can


items of telephone have a Ringer

Number (REN), is used to calculate the of items that may be

to any one telephone

. Your Decor 100 has a REN 1. A total REN of 4 is allowed. the total REN of 4 is exceeded,

telephones may not ring. different telephone types is no guarantee of ringing, when the REN is less than 4.


Decor 100 may be

to public networks in United Kingdom.

may also be connected to systems that use tone

signalling, with timed recall. If in doubt, your

switch supplier or maintainer should be able to offer help. Advice on connection to BT switching systems can be obtained by dialling BT Freefone 0800 800 152.

Generally your Decor 100 can be connected to any switchboard where a simple modern telephone can be used to make and receive calls.


Decor 100 - guarantee.

BT guarantees the product for one year provided that:

The goods have only been used for their intended purpose, and have not been subjected to misuse, or been wilfully or accidentally damaged.

The goods have not been tampered with or repaired by anyone other than BT, its staff or agents. If a fault does occur in this product, and you bought the unit yourself, provided that you return it to the place of purchase and produce your receipt, it will either be repaired or replaced free of charge. The terms and conditions of this guarantee do not affect your statutory rights.

If you own your Decor 100 - outside guarantee.

If your Decor 100 needs repair after the guarantee period has ended, it must be repaired so as to remain compliant with the approval requirements for connection to the telephone network. We recommend that you call BT on Freefone 0800 800 150, or visit your nearest BT shop, and you will be informed of our recommended repair agents.

Offices in Europe,

North America,

Japan and Asia Pacific.

The Telecommunications services described in this publication are subject to availability and may be modified from time to time.

Services and equipment are provided subject to British Telecommunications plc’s respective standard conditions of contract. Nothing in this publication forms any part of any contract.

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© British Telecommunications plc 1998. Registered Office: 81 Newgate Street, London EC1A 7AJ.

Registered in England No. 1800000. Printed in Malaysia. Issue No.1 (5/98).

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CE compliant to 89/336/EEC (EMC Directive) & 73/23/EEC (Low Voltage Directive)

APPROVED for connection to telecommunication systems specified in the instructions for use subject to the conditions set out in them