Call Join

The call join feature allows a user to join 2 calls from 2 separate lines into an ad-hoc conference call.

Note: The Call Join capability is applicable only under the following conditions:

  • The device is a Nortel phone
  • The phone has a minimum of 2 Line (DN) keys
  • The calls on both lines can be conferenced

To Join a call

Phone Type Steps Notes
Nortel Phones with Conference soft key 1. While in a call or conference on the first Line (DN) key, press the Hold key. The caller(s) on the first line is placed on hold.
2. Make or receive a call on the second Line (DN) key.
3. Press the Conf soft key, followed by the Join soft key.
4. Press the first Line (DN) key to join all parties into a conference.
Repeat this procedure to join more parties to the existing ad-hoc conference.
Nortel M3903, M3904, M3905 phones 1. While in a call or conference on the first Line (DN) key, press the Hold key. The caller(s) on the first line is placed on hold.
2. Make or receive a call on the second Line (DN) key.
3. Press the Conf soft key, followed by the Connect/Conf soft key.
4. The display shows "Conference Press held line".
5. Press the first Line(DN) key to join all parties into a conference.
Repeat this procedure to join more parties to the existing ad-hoc conference.
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