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AT&T Cordless Phone and Answering machine

I have lost my istructions for my phone. I have put a new tape in and can't figure out how to record a message for in coming calls

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  • stampit Aug 21, 2007

    Dear Sirs, model # 4695 does not have a menu or a record button.

  • stampit Aug 22, 2007

    AT&T phone cordless ans. mach. I have pressed OGM and received beep. Recorded my message ans pushed OGM. Message is OK. NOW incoming message does not record. About a 1/2 second is callers message.

  • lyndaspivack Jan 02, 2008

    How do you record an answering message

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Here is a website that has all their manuals. http://telephones.att.com/telephones_ui/support/dsp_manuals_list.cfm

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You can download the manual from the link below: http://telephones.att.com/docMgt/public/art/272/1480.pdf Please update the question & let us know if the information given was useful to you - Good Luck!

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    Greg Cann Aug 21, 2007

    Please say why this was not helpful for you. Were you unable to get the manual? Do you have a different model. How can I help you solve this?

    Best regards,
    Informatica.

  • Greg Cann
    Greg Cann Aug 21, 2007

    Here are the instructions to record a message:

    Recording Your Announcement
    1. Press and hold the OGM/REC button for one second.
    Release the button when you hear a beep.
    The MESSAGES display begins timing your outgoing announcement. You have 15 seconds in which
    to record your announcement.
    2. Speak toward the base in a normal tone of voice.
    3. When you have finished your announcement, press the OGM/REC button again.
    4. Your announcement will be played back automatically.

    You can download the manual from the link below:
    http://telephones.att.com/docMgt/public/...

    Please update the question & let us know if the information given was useful to you - Good Luck!

  • Greg Cann
    Greg Cann Aug 22, 2007

    Please check the following:

    When the system answers a call, the caller will hear the announcement you recorded, followed by a beep.

    After the beep, the system begins recording your caller?s message; it stops recording when the caller hangs
    up or when the caller is silent for more than seven seconds if you have set the REC TIME to ?VOX?. The
    maximum message length is three minutes.

    To conserve space on the tape you may limit messages to a maximum of one minute by setting REC TIME
    to ?1 MIN?. The current day and time will be recorded after every message.

    Announce Only
    You may set your system so that it plays your announcement, but does not record messages. This feature is
    often used by business such as movie theaters and doctors? offices.

    1. Set the REC TIME (announce only) switch to ANS ONLY.
    2. Change your announcement if necessary.

    Example: ?Hello. You?ve reached 555-1234. We?re sorry we missed your call, but if you call on
    Monday between 9 AM and 5 PM, someone will be glad to speak with you. Thank you.?

    NOTE: If you want your system to record incoming messages, please ensure REC TIME switch
    is set to either VOX or 1 MIN.

    Please update the question & let us know if the information given was useful to you - Good Luck!

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