How to Change Names on the Nortel Norstar Phone System

DR5 / DR5.1 / R1T1 / 1.0 / 1.1

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Changing a name on a phone

To enter a programming session, follow the next few simple steps:

1) Press FEATURE * * 2 6 6 3 4 4

2) Enter Password: 2 6 6 3 4 4

Display will read: " A. Configuration"

Using the navigation keys, as displayed below, follow the next simple steps:

3) Press: NEXT

Display will read: "B. General admin"

4) Press: SHOW

Display will read: "1. Sys speed dial"

5) Press: NEXT

Display will read: "2. Names"

6) Press the SHOW 

Display will read: "Set names"

7) Press: SHOW

Display will read: "Show set:__" 

8) Enter the extension number of which you wish to change the name

Display will read: "<##:name>"

9) Press the CHANGE softkey 

10) Using the dial pad spell out the name

Ex: If you need the letter K press the 5 key twice and then press # to confirm

the letter.  Continue until the entire first name is spelled. (note: you are limited to 7 characters)

11) Press: NEXT (if you fail to do this step, the name will not be saved!!!)

14) Press the RLS key

Congratulations! You have successfully changed a name on the phone.