Your Cisco IP Conference Phone 8831 is a full-feature conference station that extends your call handling capabilities. There are two primary components, the Display Control Unit which is connected to the Sound Base. This tutorial will describe in detail what the Display Control unit contains.
The Display Screen
- Displays the Date / Time
- Your phone number
- Caller ID
- Line and Call status information
The soft keys perform a variety of functions and change depending on the state of the phone.
Navigation and Select Buttons
Allows you to move within menus and select options.
Use this button to initiate a call, answer an incoming call, resume or release a call.
Use the keypad buttons to enter phone numbers, or select menu items.
This is a 2-way rocker used to increase or decrease the speaker volume while on a call. When the phone is idle this will also change the ringer volume.
Toggles the Mute feature on and off. When the phone is muted the LED indicators are solid red. Remember, there is also a mute button on the sound base for your convenience.
- 3 LED indicators
- 4 built in Microphones
- Speaker, and
- Mute Button
In addition, there are optional wired and wireless extension kits that can be added to or used with the conference phone to enhance the room coverage of the conference station.