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Speed Dial Numbers on the Numeric Keypad

Speed dial numbers let you access a four digit number (such as another extension), a seven digit number (such as an outside number), or even an eleven digit number (such as an outside number including 1+area code) by pressing only one or two digits on your phone's keypad.

To set up speed dial numbers

  1. Lift your phone's handset, or press the speaker button, to get to a dial tone Press *75 on your phone's numeric keypad.
  2. You will be prompted to "enter the speed dial location and then press pound” - key in any one or two digit number (1 to 9, or 01 to 99), and then press the # key.
  3. You will then be prompted to "enter the telephone number and then press pound" - key in the number to call as though you were actually making the call, and then press the # key.
  4. This will be the number called when you press the speed dial number.→ Tip: If you usually need to press a 9 or 8 to get an outside line, don't forget to include that as well.
  5. The system will confirm the speed dial setting.

To use speed dial numbers

Lift the handset or press the speaker button to get a dial tone.Press the star key, followed by the 0 key, followed by a speed dial location to call the phone number stored at that speed dial location.