Additional Features and User Instructions for Meridian 9316

 To Change the Contrast of the Display:

  • Press the Contrast key until the desired setting appears.

 Using the Directory Key:

  • To save a displayed number:
    • Press the Save key.
    • Press the Directory key.
      If no name is displayed, you will be prompted to enter one.
      • To program a name, find the dial pad key that has the first character of the name.
      • Keep pressing it until the correct letter appears (i.e. to program the letter C, press the 2 button 3 times).
      • To move on to the next letter, press a different dial pad key.
      • If the next letter you need is on the same key, press the right arrow key to move cursor to the next space.
      • If you need to change a digit or letter, press the left arrow key to erase it.
      • When you've finished entering the name, press the Save key.
        NOTE: If you do not want to enter a name, proceed to the next step.
      • Press the Save key.
      • Press the Rls key.
  • To save a new number:
    • Press the Save key.
    • Press the Directory key.
    • Enter the number using the dial pad.
    • Press the Save key.
    • Using the dial pad, enter a name.
      If you do not want to enter a name, proceed to the next step.
    • Press the Save key.
    • Press the Rls key.
  • To edit a number or name in the directory:
    • Press the Directory key.
    • Press the down or up arrows to find the number to be edited.
    • Press the left arrow key.
      If you do not want to change the number, proceed to the next step.
    • To change the number, press the left arrow key to backspace. Use the dial pad to enter new number.
    • Press the Save key.
      If you do not want to change the name, proceed to the next step.
    • To change the name, press the left arrow key to backspace.
    • Use the dial pad to enter new name.
    • Press the Save key.
    • Press the Rls key.
  • To delete items in the directory:
    • Press the Directory key.
    • Press the down or up arrows to find the number to be deleted.
    • Press the Delete key twice.
    • Press the Rls or Directory key.

 Using the Callers Key:

  • Press the Callers key (can be done while receiver is on or off)
  • Use the up and down arrow keys to scroll through the list.
  • Press the Delete key twice to delete the number displayed.
  • Press the Dial key to call the number displayed.
  • Press the Callers key or Rls key to leave the Callers List.
  • To delete all calls, press the Callers key and then the Delete key twice.

 To Change the Time or Date:

  • Press the Set Options key.
  • Press the down arrow key twice.
  • Press the * key.
  • Press the number on the dial pad corresponding to the time you want for hours.
  • Press the Save key.
  • Press the numbers on the dial pad corresponding to the time you want for minutes.
    Note: if the correct minutes are shown, proceed to the next step below.
  • Press the Save key.
  • Press the * key for am or the # key for pm
    Note: If you are changing the time only, hit the Save key twice to exit, and then the Rls key; if you need to change the date, proceed with the next step below
  • Press the number on the dial pad corresponding to the month.
  • Press the Save key.
  • Press the number on the dial pad corresponding to the day of the month.
  • Press the Save key.
  • Press the Rls key.

 To Change the Ring Tone or Ringer Volume:

  • Make sure that the ringer is turned on.
  • Press the Set Options key.
  • Press the down arrow key three times.
  • Press the * key.
  • Phone will ring. Hit the Save Key if you wish to save the ring tone or hit the down arrow key to hear the next ring tone. Continue through the down arrows until you find one you wish to keep, and then press the Save key.
  • Changing the Ringer Volume
    • while the telephone is ringing, press the left or right side of the Volume key.
    • If the phone is idle, press the Volume key up or down until you reach the desired volume; press the Save key.
  • Changing the Receiver Volume
    • while you are on the telephone, press the left or right side of the Volume key.

 Changing the Speaker Volume:

  • While you are listening through the speaker, press the left or right side of the Volume key.

 To Save a Number in a Memory Key:

  • Press the Save key.
  • Press the memory key where you want to save the number.
  • Enter the number using the dial pad. You can enter a maximum of 24 digits.
  • Press the Save key.
  • To program a name, find the dial pad key that has the first character of the name. Keep pressing it until the correct letter appears (i.e. to program the letter C, press the 2 button 3 times). To move on to the next letter, press a different dial pad key. If the next letter you need is on the same key, press the right arrow key to move cursor to the next space. If you need to change a digit or letter, press the left arrow key to erase it . When you've finished entering the name, press the Save key. (NOTE: To skip entering a name, press the Save key.)

 To Delete a Number in a Memory Key:

  • Press the desired memory key.
  • Press the Delete key twice.

 To Edit a Memory Key:

  • Press the desired memory key.
  • Press the left arrow key.
  • Hit the left arrow key again to erase the number(s) you wish to change.
  • Re-enter a new number.
    NOTE: If you do not need to change the number, proceed to next step below.
  • Press the Save key to save the number.
  • Press the left arrow key to remove the letter(s) of the name you wish to change. Re-enter a new name.
    If you do not need to change the name, proceed to the next step below.
  • Press the Save key to save the name.