Override ringing, Programming the override code – GE UX-CL 220 User Manual
Each time the machine receives an incoming message, it will call your
programmed transfer number. When you answer, you will hear your
recorded message telling you that the call is a transfer call. On the dial
pad of your phone, enter
, your remote code number (see page 55),
. The machine will play back your messages.
You can also perform any of the remote operations described in Remote
Operations later in this chapter (see page 55).
Note: When you hang up after a transfer call, the machine will not
immediately resume normal operation. If you want the machine to accept calls
immediately after a transfer call, enter
twice before hanging up (if you
want to hang up during message playback, first enter
playback, then enter
This function allows selected callers using a touch-tone telephone to override
the answering system's outgoing message and cause the machine to make a
special ringing sound, alerting you that they are calling. This is useful when
you are near the machine but only want to talk with certain callers, taking all
other calls on the answering system.
Programming the override code
To override the answering system, your callers must enter a 3-digit override
code from their telephone. This code has been set to "009" at the factory. If
you wish to change the code, press the panel keys as shown below.
Important! Make sure the override code is different from the remote code
used for remote operations.