Uniden DCX770 - DCX 770 Cordless Extension Handset Owner`s manual

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DCX 770
Expansion Handset
OWNER'S
MANUAL
Welcome
Congratulations on your purchase of the Uniden DCX770 handset and
charger. This expansion handset is for use with the DMX7 series (e.g.,
DMX776, DMX778, etc.). Each main base model in this series can support
up to four handsets. You can place a fully-featured cordless handset
anywhere as long as there is AC power to connect the handset charging
cradle.
IMPORTANT
The DCX770 expansion handset will not operate unless it has been
registered to your main base. This manual describes how to set up and
connect your new handset; for instructions on operating your new
handset, refer to the owner's manual supplied with your main base.
To purchase expansion handsets (DCX770), visit our web site at
www.uniden.com.
Backward / Forward Compatibility
Your phone may be compatible with other Uniden 2.4 GHz Digital
Expandable Systems. Please visit our website at www.uniden.com.
Checking the Package Contents
Make sure you have received the following items in the package.
If any of these items are missing or damaged, contact the Uniden Parts
Department.
• Cordless Handset
• Charging Cradle
• Battery Pack (BT-0001) (pre-installed)
(Capacity: 650 mAh, 3.7V)
• AC Adapter (AD-0005)
(INPUT: 120V AC 60Hz) (OUTPUT: 9V DC 210 mA)
• Audio Recording Cable
• Holster
• This Owner’s Manual
• Other Printed Material
Uniden Parts Department at (800) 554-3988
Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CST.
or visit our website at
www.uniden.com
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Step 1: Connect the Charger
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2
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4
Connect the AC adapter to the DC
IN 9V jack and to a standard 120V
AC wall outlet.
Set the charger on a desk or tabletop,
and place the handset in the charger
with the keypad facing forward.
Make sure the charge LED illuminates.
If the LED does not illuminate, check
to see that the AC adapter is plugged in and that the handset makes
good contact with the charger charging contacts.
• Use only the supplied AD-0005 AC adapter. Do not use
any other AC adapter.
• Place the charger close to the AC outlet so that you can
unplug the AC adapter easily.
Place the handset in the charging cradle with the keypad facing
forward. Charge the handset for 15-20 hours before using. Recharge
your handset on a regular basis by returning the handset to the
charger after each phone call.
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Step 2: Register the Handset
YOU NEED TO REGISTER THE DCX770 TO A MAIN BASE BEFORE USE!
1 Be sure the handset battery is fully charged.
the main base in standby mode (i.e., not being used), place
2 With
the handset in the main base to begin registration.
For compatible models in the DCT6 and DCT7 series:
1)Disconnect the AC adapter.
2)While holding the following key, connect the AC Adapter:
DCT646 & DCT746 models - find handset
DCT6465 & DCT6485 models - intercom
DCT648 models - intercom/find handset
DCT748 models - find/skip
Keep pressing the key until the CHARGE LED starts to blink.
3)On the handset, press and hold # until you hear beep.
For compatible models in the DCT7488 series:
1)Press the MENU soft key in the standby mode.
2)Select HS R e gi s tr a ti on , and press the OK soft key.
3)On the handset, press and hold # until you hear beep.
3
While the handset is registering, Ha nd s et Re g is t er in g will
appear in the handset LCD. When Re g is t ra ti o n C om p le te is
displayed, the handset has been registered to the base.
If R eg is t ra t io n F a il ed appears, please try these steps again.
De-register the handset
1)Press and hold end and # for more than 5 seconds.
2)Select the handset ID to be de-registered from the list.
The phone will ask you to confirm the deregistration. Select Y e s .
To de-register expansion handsets DCX640 or DCX700, refer
to their owner's manual or download from Uniden's website
at www.uniden.com.
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Using Your Expansion Handset
Now that your new handset is registered, it can perform all the same
functions as the handsets originally included with your phone. With
your new handset, you can
• Transfer calls or intercom between handsets
• Use two handsets as 2-way radios in DirectLink mode
• Use two handsets as a baby/room monitor
• Hold 3 or 4 way conference calls (depends on the model)
• Access the integrated answering device or voice mail using
Handset
• Send Text Messages between Handsets (DMX7 Series Only)
• Record Distinctive Ringer Tones
• Customize Handset with Animations and Wall Paper Displays
• Customize Reminder Displays using Calendar
See the owner's manual that came with your main base for complete
instructions on operating your new expanded digital phone (You can
download owner's manual from our website at www.uniden.com.).
Using the joystick
The joystick makes it easy to
use your phone. The four
most commonly used
functions are accessible just
by moving the joystick:
Adjust the ringer
View the
phonebook
View the
Caller ID
Redial a number
You will also use the
joystick to make menu selections.
Highlight the option you want by moving the
joystick up, down, right, or left. This will
move the cursor; the option currently
highlighted appears in reversed out text:
1)Press the center of the joystick.
2)Select the MENU soft Keys.
To exit the MENU and return to standby, press the end key.
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Select the highlighted option by pressing the
center of the joystick. (You can also press the
OK soft key.) Anytime the display prompts
you to press OK or Enter, you can press the
center of the joystick.
You can go back to the previous menu at any time by pressing the
BACK soft key.
Using your handset with compatible DCT6 and
DCT7 series phones
• To get more information on DCX770 handset features,
down load DMX7 series owner's manual from our web site
at www.uniden.com.
• Not all features are available when this handset is used
with the DCT6 or DCT7 series main base. If you want to use
all of this handset's features, use it with a DMX7 series
base.
The DCX770 has many new features. You can record a ringer from
any audio source, select animation on the display, and set alarms to
remind you of important events.
Record Ringer Tones
1)Connect the audio recording cable to the handset and sound
source (e.g. stereo or cd player). Insert one end of the audio
recording cable into the handset's headset jack and the other end
into the sound source.
You can also simply use the handset's microphone by holding the
handset close to the sound source.
2)Select menu option
.
3)Go to Re c or d R i ng er.
4)To start recording, press the RECORD soft key. The message
counter displays 6 0 and then begins to count down.
5)When you are finished recording, press the STOP soft key.
The phone will play the recorded ringer.
6)To store the ringer, press the Joystick or the SAVE soft key.
7)Enter the title. of this ringer. If you don't enter a title, the phone
will store it as "Recorded ring."
8)Press OK soft key.
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Set Animation Displays
1)Select menu option
.
2)Scroll to A ni ma t io n s and select.
3)To preview Animations press the VIEW soft key.
4)Press the OK soft key.
Set Wallpaper Displays
1)Select menu option
.
2)Scroll to T he me s and select.
3)To preview wallpaper press the VIEW soft key.
4)Press the SELECT soft key.
Set Keypad Lock
1)Select menu option
.
2)Scroll to K ey pa d L o ck and select.
3)Select Lo ck , and press the OK.
You'll hear a confirmation tone, and your keypad is locked.
Unlock your keypad by going to K ey p ad L oc k and selecting Un l oc k .
To unlock the keypad temporally, press any key on the upper part of
the handset, and press tone/* in 20 seconds.
Set Backlight Display Color
1)Select menu option
.
2)Scroll to B ac kl i gh t C o lo r and select.
3)Press the OK soft key.
Scheduling Reminders
1)Select menu option
.
2)Press the SKDL soft key, then press the OPTION soft key.
3)Scroll to N ew E n tr y and select.
4)Use the cursor to select the date and time of the reminder.
5)Press the center of the joystick.
6)To set reminder tone, go to the second line and select.
7)To enter a name or reminder text, go to the third line and enter.
You can enter up to 32 characters.
8)Press the center of the joystick when you're finished.
9)Press the DONE soft key.
Editing/Deleting Reminders
1)Select menu option
.
2)Press the SKDL soft key and select the reminder.
3)Edit the date, time, reminder tone, and text the same way you
entered them for a new entry.
To delete reminder, select the reminder and press the OPTION soft
key, and select D el e te en tr y. To delete all reminders, select
D el e te Al l . Press the OK soft key.
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Creating and Editing Phonebook Entries
To go to the phonebook, press the joystick to the left and press the
OPTION soft key.
Select Ne w E nt r y. Enter the name, number, unique ring, unique
display, phonebook group, and speed dial as you want. Press the
center of the joystick to enter each entry and confirm the selection.
When you're finished, press the DONE soft key to save this
phonebook entry.
Battery Information
Low battery alert
When the batteries are very low and need to be charged, the phone is
programmed to eliminate functions in order to save power.
The batteries need to be charged when:
- The empty battery icon
appears.
- L ow B a tt e ry appears in the display.
If the phone is in standby mode, none of the keys will operate.
If you are on a call, complete your conversation as quickly as possible,
and return the handset to the charging cradle.
Cleaning the battery charging contacts
To maintain a good charge, it is
important to clean the charging
contacts on the handset once a month.
Using water only, dampen a cloth to
clean the charging contacts. Then make
sure to go back over the charging contacts with a dry cloth before
returning the handset to the charger to charge.
Caution: Do not use paint thinner, benzene, alcohol, or other chemical
products. Doing so may discolor the surface of the telephone and
damage the finish.
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Installing a Replacement Battery
Follow the steps if you need to replace a battery.
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Press down on the handset battery
case cover (use the finger indention
for a better grip) and slide the cover
downward to remove.
Remove the existing battery and
unplug the connector from the jack.
Plug the battery pack connector
(red, black, and white wires) into the
jack inside the battery compartment.
(The connector notches fit into the
grooves of the jack only one-way.)
Match the wire colors to the polarity
label in the battery compartment, and
push the connector in until you hear a
click.
Make sure you have a good connection
by slightly pulling on the battery
wires. If the connection is secure, the
battery jack will remain in place.
Place the battery case cover back on
the handset by sliding it upwards
until it clicks into place.
• Use only the Uniden battery
(BT-0001) supplied with your phone.
Replacement batteries are available
through the Uniden Parts Department. (See
page 2.)
•Don't place the charger in direct sunlight
or subject it to high temperatures. The
battery may not charge properly.
Rechargeable Lithium Ion Batteries
Must Be Recycled or Disposed of Properly
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I.C. Notice
TERMINAL EQUIPMENT
NOTICE: This equipment meets the applicable Industry Canada Terminal Equipment Technical
Specifications. This is confirmed by the registration number. The abbreviation, IC, before the
registration number signifies that registration was performed based on a Declaration of
Conformity indicating that Industry Canada technical specifications were met. It does not
imply that Industry Canada approved the equipment.
NOTICE: The Ringer Equivalence Number (REN) for this terminal equipment is marked on the
equipment itself. The REN assigned to each terminal equipment provides an indication of the
maximum number of terminals allowed to be connected to a telephone interface. The
termination on an interface may consist of any combination of devices subject only to the
requirement that the sum of the Ringer Equivalence Numbers of all the devices does not exceed
five.
RADIO EQUIPMENT
The term “IC:” before the radio certification number only signifies that Industry Canada
technical specifications were met.
Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) this device may not cause
interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference, including interference that may
cause undesired operation of the device. “Privacy of communications may not be ensured when
using this telephone.”
As an Energy Star Partner, Uniden has determined that this product or product
models meets the Energy Star guidelines for energy efficiency.
Energy Star is a U.S. registered mark.
THE FCC WANTS YOU TO KNOW
Changes or modifications to this product not expressly approved by Uniden, or operation of
this product in any way other than as detailed by the owner's manual, could void your
authority to operate this product.
This device complies with part 15 of the FCC rules. Operation is subject to the following two
conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) This device must
accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
Privacy of communications, may not be ensured when using this phone.
To insure the safety of users, the FCC has established criteria for the amount of radio frequency
energy various products may produce depending on their intended usage. This product has
been tested and found to comply with the FCC's exposure criteria. For body worn operation, the
FCC RF exposure guidelines were also met when used with the Uniden accessories supplied or
designed for this product. Use of other accessories may not ensure compliance with FCC RF
exposure guidelines and should be avoided.
Uniden works to reduce lead content in our PVC coated cords in our products and accessories.
Warning!
The cords on this product and/or accessories contain lead, a chemical known to the State of
California to cause birth defects or other reproductive harm. Wash hands after handling.
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One Year Limited Warranty
Important: Evidence of original purchase is required for warranty service.
WARRANTOR: UNIDEN AMERICA CORPORATION (“Uniden”)
ELEMENTS OF WARRANTY: Uniden warrants, for one year, to the original retail owner, this Uniden Product to
be free from defects in materials and craftsmanship with only the limitations or exclusions set out below.
WARRANTY DURATION: This warranty to the original user shall terminate and be of no further effect 12
months after the date of original retail sale. The warranty is invalid if the Product is (A) damaged or not
maintained as reasonable or necessary, (B) modified, altered, or used as part of any conversion kits,
subassemblies, or any configurations not sold by Uniden, (C) improperly installed, (D) serviced or repaired
by someone other than an authorized Uniden service center for a defect or malfunction covered by this
warranty, (E) used in any conjunction with equipment or parts or as part of any system not manufactured
by Uniden, or (F) installed or programmed by anyone other than as detailed by the owner’s manual for this
product.
STATEMENT OF REMEDY: In the event that the product does not conform to this warranty at any time while
this warranty is in effect, warrantor will either repair or replace the defective unit and return it to you
without charge for parts, service, or any other cost (except shipping and handling) incurred by warrantor or
its representatives in connection with the performance of this warranty. Warrantor may replace the unit with
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separate packaging within the shipping carton. The Product should include all parts and accessories
originally packaged with the Product. Include evidence of original purchase and a note describing the
defect that has caused you to return it. The Product should be shipped freight prepaid, by traceable
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