Uses an icon or light to show that a message is waiting in your Allworx® Inbox, where all your voicemail, email and fax messages are held for you.
an indicator that notifies a user if he/she has any new unread messages to view. (network and subscription dependent feature - not available in all areas).
At one quick glance you can find out if you have any new unread messages to view (Network- and subscription- dependent feature â€?not available in all areas).
The message waiting indicator uses an icon or light to show that a message is waiting in your voice mail service. Works in conjunction with voice messaging service where available from your local service provider.
When someone has left you a voice mail message, you will hear a stutter dial tone on your phone and see a voice mail icon on your Verizon VoiceWing personal page. These are referred to as message waiting indicators.
Also Known As: MWI Definition: An SMS prompted visual alert appearing on the mobile phone screen, usually in the form of an envelope icon, indicating a message has been received.
A function of the network that alerts a handset when there is a text or voice message waiting. An envelope shaped indicator will light up on the handset's display to indicate the presence of a message waiting.
A light on the phone indicating there's a message for the user of the phone, either on a voice mail or from another extension. Certain models of phones have lights which also inform you of voice mail from your local rovider.
Message Waiting Indicator (MWI) in telephony, is a Bellcore term for an FSK-based telephone calling feature that illuminates an LED on select telephones to notify a telephone user of waiting voicemail messages on most North American public telephone networks and PBXs.