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Display constantly flashes. originally steady with number of calls on the machine. now flashes whether a new message or simply held messages.

why did it change? how can I change it back?

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  • Anonymous Jul 07, 2008

    The letters "CL" flash alternately with "0"



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I also had this problem, with the "CL" flashing with "0". I realized that it wanted me to update the clock, since I had just moved and therefore reset the clock. Try changing the time.

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