Patent Number: 6,801,609

Title: Telephone system with programmable line appearances

Abstract: A telephone system for permitting multiple users to log in to a plurality of line appearances on a multi-line telephone set in order to access personalized services associated with individual user profiles for the users. The telephone set is provided with individual displays and message notification lights for the individual line appearances. Users identify themselves by logging in to a particular line appearance via telephone key input of user name and password, or other suitable log in function.

Inventors: Fullarton; Sonya (Ottawa, CA), Pinard; Debbie (Kanata, CA)

Assignee: Mitel Knowledge Corporation

International Classification: H04M 1/247 (20060101); H04M 3/42 (20060101); H04M 1/673 (20060101); H04M 1/66 (20060101); H04M 003/42 (); H04M 001/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/05/2021