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Answering Machine Language

I can not change my answering machine to english it is on spanish and I don't speak a word of spanish, I have tried unplugging it and pushed every button at least twice. Please help I have a GE 5.8 GHz phone model number 25861GE3-A

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  • SAdams2411 Oct 18, 2008

    Yes - I have tried the skip button and the review button at no success



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Just as the other answers that were just have to press the skip button. Just make sure that you press announce on the cradle...not on the phone...then when you hear the voice in Spanish just press and HOLD the skip button until it changes to English. Good Luck

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The skip button on the answering machine....

Posted on Aug 31, 2008


Have the same model. On mine I needed to hit the skip button to change from spanish to english.

Posted on Sep 01, 2007

You push the review button on the answering machine and that will change it to english

Posted on Aug 11, 2007

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