Push-and-hold the PTT (push-to-talk) key. Begin talking after tone stops.
Lift finger only when finished talking. It works like a walkie-talkie.
New messages are listed in sequence by name or number. This allows you to easily select the message you want without having to listen to the whole recorded time sequence.
You can also play messages directly on the base station. Watch for the message notification on the handset screen, or the discreet blinking LED in the base station.
*Available without answering machine in some regions.