Conference Call

You can create a conference with other four parties using the phone’s local conference feature. You can view and manage each participant in the conference call. 


The CP860 IP conference phone also supports network conference. The network conference URL should be predefined, contact your system administrator for more information.


The default conference type is Local Conference.


Local Conference


The CP860 IP conference phone supports up to five parties (including yourself) in a conference call.


To set up a three-way local conference call:


  • Place a call to the first party.

  • When the first party answers the call, press the Conf soft key to place a new call.

  • The active call is placed on hold.

  • Enter the number of the second party and press  ,   ,  or   or the Send soft key.

  • When the second party answers the call, press the Conf soft key again to join all parties in the conference.

You can create a conference between an active call and a call on hold by pressing the the Conf soft key.


To set up a conference call with an active call and a call on hold:


  • Establish two calls on the phone.

  • Press   or    or to select an active call.

  • Press the Conf soft key to join the two calls in the conference.

To join more parties in an established conference call:


  • Press the Manage soft key after the conference call is established.

  • Press the NewCall soft key to place a new call.

  • Enter the number of the new party and press  ,   ,  or   or the Send soft key.

  • Press the Conf soft key when the party answers.

  • Repeat steps 1 to 4 to join more parties in the established conference call.

During the conference call, you can do the following:


  • Press the Hold soft key to place the conference on hold.

  • Press the Split soft key to split the conference call into individual calls on hold.

  • Press the Manage soft key, and then press   or    to select the desired party:

    • Press the Far Mute soft key to mute the party. The muted party can hear everyone, but no one can hear the muted party.

    • Press the Remove soft key to remove the selected party from the conference call.

    • Press the NewCall soft key to place a new call.

    •  Press the Back soft key to return to the previous screen.

  • Press   to mute the conference call, all other participants can hear each other but they cannot hear you.

  • Press   or the EndCall soft key to drop the conference call.

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