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Can not get messages on my answering machine, show the letter a

I can not get messages on my answering machine, it shows the letter a, can you tell me why?

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Your machine is set to "Announce" instead of "Answer" mode. The announce mode merely plays an outgoing message but does not record any incoming messages.

Since you neglected to specify the model of your VTech 5.8GHz cordless system I can only suggest you enter it into the search box here to download a copy of the manual to learn how to switch modes.

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