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Using the Conference Feature

Conference calling or adding a party to a call

This article applies to: Telephone Services for Faculty and Staff

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Analog Phone

To add a party to call

(May have up to 3 parties)

  • Depress switchhook. (Hear dial tone.)
  • Dial party.
  • Depress switchhook after party answers.

To drop last party added

  • Depress switchhook.

Digital Phone

To add a party to a call

(May have up to 6 parties)

  • Press Conference
  • Hear dial tone
  • Dial party
  • Press Conference after party answers.

Note: if no answer or busy, press Held Call Appearance

To drop last party added

  • Press Drop


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