AT&T EL51209, EL51359 User Manual

Call transfer using intercom

Call transfer using intercom

Multiple handset use
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Call transfer using intercom
Use the intercom feature to transfer an external call from one handset to 
another.
1. During a call, press INT.
• If you have a two-handset system, the outside call is 
put on hold, your handset screen shows CALLING 
OTHER HANDSET. The other handset rings and its 
screen shows OTHER HANDSET IS CALLING.
• If you have more than two handsets, your screen 
shows TRANSFER TO: Use the dialing keys to select 
the other handset. The outside call is put on hold 
and your screen then shows CALLING HANDSET X. 
The other handset rings and its screen shows 
HANDSET X IS CALLING.
2. To answer the call on the other handset, press     PHONE/
FLASH
,     SPEAKER, 
INT, or any dialing keys (0-9, #, *). The outside call is still on hold and both 
handsets now show INTERCOM. You can now have a private conversation 
between the system handsets.
NOTES:
1. To cancel the transfer and return to the external call before the intercom call is 
answered, press and hold      OFF/
CLEAR
,     PHONE/FLASH, or INT on your 
handset.
2. If the other handset does not answer the intercom call within 100 seconds, or if 
the other handset is in the directory or call log mode, or is out of range, your 
handset shows UNABLE TO CALL TRY AGAIN on its screen and automatically 
returns to the external call.
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