High-contrast visual and audible alert
Unified IP Phones provide an audible alert, and the handset provides a visual
alert when the phone receives an incoming call. The handset light strip flashes
during incoming calls and stays lit when a voice-mail message is received.
on all Cisco Unified IP Phones. Configuration is required.
Cisco Unified IP Phones provide an interface for third-party accessibility applications that provide accessibility features such as audible caller ID, call log, access to call functions, text to speech, keyboard navigation, and more.
LCD screen with large fonts and programmable contrast
low vision can use an optional greyscale or color LCD screen that provides high
contrast and backlighting.
feature buttons (Not applicable to the Cisco Unified IP Phone 7906 and 7911)
use the line and feature buttons (the buttons to the right of the phone screen)
to initiate, answer, or switch to a call on a particular line.
number of features, such as speed dial, extension mobility, privacy, BLF speed
dial, DND, and Service URLs, get assigned to these buttons.
on most Cisco Unified IP Phones. Configuration is required. Your administrator
assigns programmable line keys (PLKs) to your Cisco Unified IP Phone.
and Touch-screen controls
below the LCD, four or five softkeys provide access to special functions. The
functions display on the LCD.
models have an additional button, located to the right of the softkeys, which
Display button. Users can touch the
Display button to awaken the screen from
sleep mode or disable the screen for cleaning.
on all Cisco Unified IP Phones; no configuration is required.
the center of the phone, the Navigation cluster is a 2-way bar (Cisco Unified
IP Phone 7906 and 7911) or a 4-way button (other models). The 4-way button
Select button in the center.
button to navigate on the LCD.
buttons to access phone services, voice messages, directories, and settings
(Not available on the Cisco Unified IP Phone 7931)
phones in this series, the cluster of five buttons is located in the upper
right quadrant of the phone. The center button accesses Help. Above the
Help button are the
Directories buttons, with
Messages button on the left and the
Directories button on the right. Below
Help button are the
Settings buttons, with
Services button on the left and the
Settings button on the right.
Cisco Unified IP Phone 7906 and 7911, the
Applications button is located on the
right of the Navigation button and provides access to messages, directories,
settings, services, and help.
use large buttons on the IP phone to easily access the phone services, voice
messages, corporate and personal directories, and phone settings.
features are standard on the Cisco Unified IP Phone. Some configuration is
the right of the handset (Cisco Unified IP Phone 7906, 7911, and 7931) or below
Help cluster (other models), the
Volume key allows the user to increase
or decrease the volume of the ringer of the sound through the handset, headset,
right side of the rocker key to increase the volume. Press the left side of the
rocker key to decrease the volume.
notification of phone state (Not applicable to Cisco Unified IP Phone 7906 and
Cisco Unified IP Phone 7931, the
Speaker button is located above the
Cisco Unified IP Phone 7931 does not have headset or mute buttons.
other models, the
Speakerphone buttons are located at the
bottom right of the phone, with the
Headset button on the left, the
Mute button in the middle, and the
Speaker button on the right.
audible notification of the phone state, users can:
Speakerphone buttons on and off to
indicate the state of the phone.
Mute button to toggle the microphone
on or off. When the microphone is muted, the button is lit.
Speakerphone button to toggle the
speakerphone on or off. When the speakerphone is on, the button is lit.
on most Cisco Unified IP Phones. No configuration is required.
Unified IP Phone keypads provide standard 12-key layout, which enables users to
use existing or familiar key positions (including the nib on Key 5).
on all Cisco Unified IP Phones. No configuration is required.