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When I call my new KX-TGF340, my cell phone says: "The

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When I call my...

When I call my new KX-TGF340, my cell phone says: "The answering system has not been set up.."

Technician's Assistant: How old is the phone?

A few days.

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?

I just discovered it wasn't working, I thought I had set it up.

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Consumer Electronics
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Does the message you hear reference a mailbox or voicemail by chance?

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