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DECT 6.0 cordless telephone
on purchasing your new VTech product. Before
using this telephone, please read Important
safety instructions.
This abridged user’s manual provides you with
basic installation and use instructions. A limited
set of features are described in abbreviated form.
What’s in the box
Telephone base overview
Your telephone package contains the following
items. Save your sales receipt and original
packaging in the event warranty service is
necessary.
11 –
Please refer to the online user’s manual for a full
set of installation and operation instructions at
www.vtechphones.com.
Compatible with
Hearing Aid T-Coil
BC
T
TIA-1083
Telephones identified with this
logo have reduced noise and
interference when used with most
T-coil equipped hearing aids and
cochlear implants. The TIA-1083
Compliant Logo is a trademark of
the Telecommunications Industry
Association. Used under license.
1–
/REPEAT
• Repeat a message.
• Press twice to play the previous message.
2–
/SKIP
• Skip to the next message.
®
The ENERGY STAR program
(www.energystar.gov)
recognizes and encourages
the use of products that save
energy and help protect our
environment. We are proud
to mark this product ®with
the ENERGY STAR label
indicating it meets the latest
energy efficiency guidelines.
3 – /FIND HANDSET
• Page all system handsets.
Abridged
user’s
manual
Mount the telephone base
After you install your telephone or power returns
following a power outage, the handset will prompt
you to set the date and time.
NOTES
Set date and time
• Use only the adapters provided.
• Make sure the electrical outlets are not controlled by
wall switches.
• The adapters are intended to be correctly oriented in
a vertical or floor mount position. The prongs are not
designed to hold the plug in place if it is plugged into
a ceiling, under-the-table or cabinet outlet.
NOTE
Place the handset in the telephone base or the
charger to charge.
TIP
• If you subscribe to digital subscriber line (DSL) highspeed Internet service through your telephone line,
make sure you install a DSL filter (not included)
between the telephone line cord and telephone wall
jack. Contact your DSL service provider for more
information.
• Make sure you set the date and time including the
year correctly; otherwise the answering system does
not announce the correct day of the week for your
recorded messages time stamp.
Charge the battery
Install and charge the battery
Install the battery
Press . If you hear a dial tone, the installation is
successful.
NOTES
Connect the telephone base
1. Use the dialing keys (0-9) to enter the month
(MM), date (DD) and year (YY). Then press
SELECT.
2. Use the dialing keys (0-9) to enter the hour
(HH) and minute (MM). Then press q or p to
choose AM or PM.
3. Press SELECT to save.
Check for dial tone
Install the battery as shown below.
• Use only supplied battery.
• Charge the battery provided with this product only
in accordance with the instructions and limitations
specified in this manual.
• If the handset will not be used for a long time,
disconnect and remove the battery to prevent
possible leakage.
Once you have installed the battery, the handset
LCD display indicates the battery status (see the
table below).
NOTES
• For best performance, keep the handset in the
telephone base or charger when not in use.
• The battery is fully charged after 16 hours of
continuous charging.
• If you place the handset in the telephone base or
the charger without plugging in the battery, the
screen displays No battery.
Battery
indicators
Connect the charger
THIS SIDE UP
Battery status
Action
The screen
is blank, or
displays Put in
charger and
flashes.
The battery has
no or very little
charge. The
handset cannot
be used.
Charge without
interruption
(at least 30
minutes).
The screen
displays
Low battery
and flashes.
The battery has
enough charge
to be used for a
short time.
Charge without
interruption
(about 30
minutes).
The screen
displays
HANDSET X.
The battery is
charged.
To keep the
battery charged,
place it in the
telephone base
or charger when
not in use.
6 – X/DELETE
• Delete the playing message.
• Press twice to delete all old messages.
7 – Message window
8–
/PLAY/STOP
• Play messages.
• Stop playing messages.
If you do not hear a dial tone:
• Make sure the installation procedures
described above are properly done.
• It may be a wiring problem. If you have
changed your telephone service to digital
service from a cable company or a VoIP
service provider, the telephone line may need
to be rewired to allow all existing telephone
jacks to work. Contact your cable/VoIP service
provider for more information.
Operating range
This cordless telephone operates with the
maximum power allowed by the Federal
Communications Commission (FCC). Even
so, this handset and telephone base can
communicate over only a certain distance - which
can vary with the locations of the telephone base
and handset, the weather, and the layout of your
home or office.
When the handset is out of range, the handset
displays Out of range or no pwr at base.
If there is a call while the handset is out of range,
it may not ring, or if it does ring, the call may not
connect well when you press . Move closer to
the telephone base, then press
to answer the
call.
If the handset moves out of range during
a telephone conversation, there may be
interference. To improve reception, move closer
to the telephone base.
4–
CID/VOL• Review the caller ID log when the telephone is not
in use.
• Scroll down while in a menu, or in the directory,
caller ID log or redial list.
• Move the cursor to the left when entering numbers
or names.
• Decrease the listening volume during a call or
message playback.
/FLASH
• Make or answer a call.
• Answer an incoming call when you receive a call
waiting alert.
9 – p/q/VOLUME
• Adjust the listening volume.
• Adjust the telephone base ringer volume.
5–1
• Press repeatedly to add or remove 1 in front of the
caller ID log entry before dialing or saving it to the
directory.
10 –
6 – TONE
• Switch to tone dialing temporarily during a call.
/ANS ON/OFF
• Turn on or off the answering system.
11 – IN USE light
• Flashes when there is an incoming call, or
another telephone sharing the same line is in use.
• On when the telephone is in use, or the
answering system is answering a call.
Important
safety
instructions
Before use
You can choose to connect the telephone base
for desktop usage or wall mounting.
2 – LCD display
5 – Speakerphone
The battery icon flashes when the
battery is low and needs charging.
The battery icon animates when the
battery is charging.
The battery icon becomes solid when
the battery is fully charged.
There are new messages on the
built-in answering system.
There are new voicemail received
from your telephone service provider.
NEW
There are new caller ID log entries.
ANS ON
The answering system is turned on.
1
The message number currently
playing.
13 – 0/OPER
• Enter space character during text editing.
1 – Handset earpiece
3–
Display icons overview
/VOL+
• Review the directory when the phone is not in
use.
• Scroll up while in a menu, or in the directory,
caller ID log or redial list.
• Move the cursor to the right when entering
numbers or names.
• Increase the listening volume during a call or
message playback.
12 – OFF/CANCEL
• Hang up a call.
• Return to the previous menu or idle mode without
making changes.
• Delete digits while predialing.
• Silence the handset ringer temporarily while the
phone is ringing.
• Erase the missed call indicator while the handset
is not in use.
4 – Charging pole
1 set for
CS6124;
2 sets for
CS6120-2/
CS6124-2;
3 sets for
CS6120-31/
CS6124-31
1 set for CS6120-2/CS6124-2;
2 sets for CS6120-31/CS6124-31
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10 – MENU/SELECT
• Show the menu.
• While in a menu, press to select an item, or save
an entry or setting.
Handset overview
7 – MUTE/DELETE
• Mute the microphone during a call.
• Silence the handset ringer temporarily while the
phone is ringing.
• Delete the displayed entry while reviewing the
directory, caller ID log or redial list.
• Delete digits or characters when entering numbers
or names.
14 – #
• Show other dialing options when reviewing a
caller ID log entry.
15 – REDIAL/PAUSE
• Review the redial list.
• Insert a dialing pause while dialing or entering
numbers into the directory.
16 – Battery compartment cover
Charger overview
1 – Charging pole
8 – Microphone
9 – Charging pole
Use the handset menu
1. Press MENU when the phone is not in use.
2. Press or until the screen displays the
desired feature menu.
3. Press SELECT.
Make a call
Telephone operations
• Press
Answer a call
Handset control key panel:
• Press
• Press OFF or put the handset back in the
telephone base or charger.
Volume
• During a call, press VOL- or VOL+ to adjust
the listening volume.
Configure your telephone
Mute
Set language
The mute function allows you to hear the other party
but the other party cannot hear you.
1. During a call, press MUTE. The handset
displays Muted.
2. Press MUTE again to resume the
conversation. The handset displays
Microphone on briefly.
The LCD language is preset to English. You can
select English, French or Spanish to be used in all
screen displays.
1. Press MENU when the handset is not in use.
2. Scroll to Settings, then press SELECT twice.
3. Scroll to choose English, Français or
Español.
4. Press SELECT twice to save your setting.
Join a call in progress (for multiple handset
models only)
Set date and time
NOTE
• Make sure you set the date and time including the
year correctly; otherwise the answering system does
not announce the correct day of the week for your
recorded messages time stamp.
Temporary tone dialing
If you have pulse (rotary) service only, you
can switch from pulse to touch-tone dialing
temporarily during a call.
1. During a call, press TONE .
2. Use the dialing keys to enter the relevant
number. The telephone sends touch-tone
signals. It automatically returns to pulse dialing
mode after you end the call.
or any of the dialing keys.
End a call:
• To return to the previous menu, press
CANCEL.
• To return to idle mode, press and hold
CANCEL.
1. Press MENU on the handset when not in use.
2. Scroll to Set date/time and then press
SELECT.
3. Use the dialing keys (0-9) to enter the month
(MM), date (DD) and year (YY). Then press
SELECT.
4. Use the dialing keys (0-9) to enter the hour
(HH) and minute (MM). Then press q or p to
choose AM or PM.
5. Press SELECT.
, and then dial the telephone number.
CANCEL
You can use three handsets at a time on an
outside call.
• When a handset is already on a call, press
on another handset to join the call.
• To exit the call, press OFF on the handset or
place it in the telephone base or charger. The
call continues until all handsets hang up.
Call waiting
When you subscribe to call waiting service from
your telephone service provider, you hear an alert
tone if there is an incoming call while you are
already on a call.
• Press FLASH to put the current call on hold
and take the new call.
• Press FLASH at any time to switch back and
forth between calls.
Find handset
Use this feature to find the system handset.
To start paging:
• Press /FIND HANDSET on the telephone
base when not in use. All idle handsets ring
and display ** Paging **.
To end paging:
• Press /FIND HANDSET at the telephone
base.
-OR• Press
or any of the dialing keys on the
handset.
NOTE
• Do not press and hold /FIND HANDSET for
more than four seconds. It may lead to handset
deregistration.
Redial list
Each handset stores the last five telephone
numbers dialed. When there are already five
entries, the oldest entry is deleted to make room
for the new entry.
Review and dial a redial list entry
1. Press REDIAL when the handset is not in use.
2. Press q, p or REDIAL repeatedly until the
desired entry displays.
3. Press
to dial.
Delete a redial list entry
• When the desired redial entry displays, press
DELETE.
Directory
The directory can store up to 30 entries, which are
shared by all handsets. Each entry may consist of
a telephone number up to 30 digits, and a name
up to 15 characters.
Add a directory entry
1. Enter the number when the phone is not in
use. Press MENU, then go to Step 3.
-ORPress MENU when the phone is not in use,
then press or to scroll to Directory. Press
SELECT twice to choose Add contact.
2. Use the dialing keys to enter the number.
-ORCopy a number from the redial list by pressing
REDIAL and then press q, p or REDIAL
repeatedly to select a number. Press SELECT
to copy the number.
3. Press SELECT to move on to enter the name.
4. Use the dialing keys to enter the name.
Additional key presses show other characters
of that particular key.
5. Press SELECT to save.
While entering names and numbers, you can:
• Press DELETE to backspace and erase a digit
or character.
• Press and hold DELETE to erase the entire
entry.
• Press q or p to move the cursor to the left or
right.
• Press and hold PAUSE to insert a dialing
pause (for entering numbers only).
• Press 0 to add a space (for entering names
only).
Handset control key panel:
Review a directory entry
Entries are sorted alphabetically.
1. Press
when the phone is not in use.
2. Scroll to browse through the directory, or use the
dialing keys to start a name search.
1. When the desired entry displays, press
DELETE.
2. When the handset displays Delete contact?,
press SELECT.
Edit a directory entry
1. When the desired entry displays, press
SELECT.
2. Use the dialing keys to edit the number, then
press SELECT.
3. Use the dialing keys to edit the name, then
press SELECT.
Dial a directory entry
• When the desired entry appears, press
dial.
to
If you subscribe to caller ID service, information
about each caller appears after the first or
second ring. If you answer a call before the caller
information appears on the screen, it will not be
saved in the caller ID log.
The caller ID log stores up to 30 entries. Each
entry has up to 24 digits for the phone number
and 15 characters for the name.
If the telephone number has more that 15
digits, only the last 15 digits appear. If the name
has more than 15 characters, only the first 15
characters are shown and saved in the caller ID
log.
Review a caller ID log entry
1. Press CID when the phone is not in use.
2. Scroll to browse through the caller ID log.
Options during playback:
• Press VOL- or VOL+ to adjust the listening
volume.
• Press 6 to skip to the next message.
• Press 4 to repeat the playing message. Press
4 twice to listen to the previous message.
• Press 3 to delete the playing message. The
system advances to the next message.
• Press OFF to stop the playback.
Delete all messages
You can only delete old (reviewed) messages.
You cannot delete new messages until you review
them. You cannot retrieve deleted messages.
To delete all messages with the telephone
base:
• Press X/DELETE twice when the phone is not
in use.
To delete all messages with a handset:
1. Press MENU when the phone is not in use.
2. Scroll to Answering sys and then press SELECT.
3. Scroll to Delete all old and then press
SELECT twice.
Remote access
A two-digit security code is required to access the
answering system remotely from any touch-tone
telephone. The preset code is 19. You can use
this preset code, or set your own.
1. Dial your telephone number from any touchtone telephone.
2. When the system plays your announcement,
enter the two-digit security code.
3. Enter one of the following remote commands.
Command
Description
1
Play all messages.
2
Play only new messages.
3
Delete the current message (during
playback).
33
Delete all old messages.
4
Repeat the current message (during
playback).
5
Stop.
*5
Hear a list of remote commands.
Dial a caller ID log entry
• When the desired entry appears, press
dial.
to
1. When the desired caller ID log entry displays,
press SELECT.
2. Use the dialing keys to modify the number, if
necessary. Then press SELECT.
3. Use the dialing keys to modify the name, if
necessary. Then press SELECT.
Delete the caller ID log entries
• When the desired caller ID log entry displays,
press DELETE.
To delete all caller ID log entries:
1. Press MENU when the phone is not in use.
2. Scroll to Caller ID log and then press SELECT.
3. Scroll to Del all calls then press SELECT
twice.
Sound settings
Caller ID
To playback messages with a handset:
• Press MENU when the phone is not in use,
and then press SELECT.
NOTE
When there are calls that have not been reviewed
in the caller ID log, the handset displays
XX missed calls.
Each time you review a caller ID log entry marked
NEW, the number of missed calls decreases by
one.
When you have reviewed all the missed calls, the
missed call indicator no longer displays.
If you do not want to review the missed calls
one by one, press and hold CANCEL on the idle
handset to erase the missed call indicator. All the
entries are then considered old.
Save a caller ID log entry to the directory
Delete a directory entry
CANCEL
Missed call indicator
6
Skip to the next message (during
playback).
*7
Record a new announcement.
8
End the call.
0
Turn the answering system on or off.
4. Hang up or press 8 to end the call.
Remote access code
You can set your own remote access code from
00 to 99.
1. Press MENU when the phone is not in use.
2. Scroll to Answering sys and then press
SELECT.
3. Scroll to Ans sys setup and then press
SELECT.
4. Scroll to Remote code and then press
SELECT.
5. Press the dialing keys (0-9) to enter the code,
or q or p to select from 00 to 99, then press
SELECT.
Use the built-in answering system
and voicemail service
You can use your answering system and
voicemail service together by setting your
answering system to answer before voicemail
service answers as described below. To learn
how to program your voicemail settings, contact
your telephone service provider.
If you are on a call, or if the answering system
is busy recording a message and you receive
another call, the second caller can leave a
voicemail message.
Set your answering system to answer calls
at least two rings earlier than your voicemail
service is set to answer. For example, if your
voicemail service answers after six rings, set
your answering system to answer after four rings.
Some voicemail service providers may program
the delay before answering calls in seconds
instead of rings. In this case, allow six seconds
per ring when determining the appropriate setting.
Retrieve voicemail from telephone
service
Voicemail is a feature available from most
telephone service providers. It may be included
with your telephone service, or may be optional.
Fees may apply.
• If you turn off the ringer volume, you will not hear
ringer tone samples.
Telephone base ringer volume
Press p/VOLUME or q/VOLUME on the
telephone base to adjust the ringer volume when
the telephone base is not in use.
When you set the ringer volume to zero, the base
ringer is off. The telephone base announces,
“Base ringer is off.”
Handset ringer volume
You can adjust the handset ringer volume level, or
turn the ringer off.
1. Press MENU when the handset is not in use.
2. Scroll to Ringers and then press SELECT
twice.
3. Press q or p to sample each volume level,
then press SELECT to save.
About the built-in answering
system and voicemail service
For message recording, your telephone has a
built-in answering system, and it also supports
voicemail service offered by your telephone
service provider (subscription is required, and fee
may apply).
The main differences between them are:
Category
Storage
NOTE
• When the ringer volume is set to Off, the handset
still rings when you press /FIND HANDSET at the
telephone base.
Built-in
answering system
Messages are
stored in the
telephone base.
To silence the handset ringer:
• Press CANCEL or MUTE. The handset
displays Ringer muted.
To silence the telephone base ringer:
• Press /VOLUME.
Key tone
You can turn the key tone on or off.
1. Press MENU when the handset is not in use.
2. Scroll to Settings and then press SELECT.
3. Scroll to choose Key tone, then press
SELECT.
4. Press q or p to choose On or Off, then press
SELECT to save.
Method
to retrieve
messages
Messages are
stored in a
server or system
provided by your
telephone service
provider.
Your messages
will not be deleted
automatically.
You have to delete
your messages
manually.
Your messages
may be
automatically
deleted after a
period of time.
Contact your
telephone service
provider for more
details.
When you
received new
messages,
the handset
displays XX new
messages and
, and the
message window
on the telephone
base flashes.
When you
received new
messages, the
handset displays
and New
voicemail.
To retrieve
messages, usually
there are two
ways:
• Press
on
the telephone
base; or
• Access
remotely with
an access
code.
To retrieve
messages, you
need an access
number and/
or a passcode
provided by your
telephone service
provider.
Temporary ringer silencing
When the telephone is ringing, you can
temporarily silence the ringer without
disconnecting the call. The next call rings
normally at the preset volume.
Voicemail from
telephone
service
Set your built-in answering system
The answering system can record and store
up to 99 messages. Each message can be up
to three minutes in length. The total storage
capacity for the announcement, messages and
memos is approximately 14 minutes. The actual
recording time depends on individual message
characteristics.
Your answering system allows you to set your
announcement, to save and delete messages,
activate call screening, to set number of rings
before pick up, to access remotely, and to control
the recording time.
Turn the answering system on or off
The answering system must be turned on to
answer and record messages.
To turn on or off with the telephone base:
• Press /ANS ON/OFF to turn the built-in
answering system on or off.
Telephone base control key panel:
NOTE
• After you have listened to all new voicemail
messages, the indicators on the handset turn off
automatically.
Turn off the new voicemail indicators
If you have retrieved your voicemail while away
from home, and the handset still displays the new
voicemail indicators, use this feature to turn off
the indicators.
NOTE
• This feature turns off the indicators only, it does not
delete your voicemail messages.
1. Press MENU when the phone is not in use.
2. Scroll to Settings and then press SELECT.
3. Scroll to Clr voicemail and then press
SELECT.
4. Press SELECT again to confirm.
General product care
Taking care of your telephone
Your cordless telephone contains sophisticated
electronic parts, so it must be treated with care.
Avoid rough treatment
Place the handset down gently. Save the original
packing materials to protect your telephone if you
ever need to ship it.
Record your own announcement
The announcement can be up to 90 seconds in
length.
1. Press MENU when the phone is not in use.
2. Scroll to Answering sys then press SELECT
twice.
3. The handset announces, “To play, press 2. To
record, press 7.” Then press 7 to record.
4. The handset announces, “Record after the
tone. Press 5 when you are done.” After the
tone, speak towards the handset microphone.
5. Press 5 when done.
Delete the announcement
1. Press MENU when the phone is not in use.
2. Scroll to Answering sys then press SELECT
twice.
3. The handset announces, “To play, press 2. To
record, press 7.” Then press 3 to delete your
own recorded announcement.
NOTE
• After you deleted your own recorded announcement,
the answering system answers calls with the default
announcement.
Avoid water
Your telephone can be damaged if it gets wet.
Do not use the handset outdoors in the rain,
or handle it with wet hands. Do not install the
telephone base near a sink, bathtub or shower.
The answering
system does
not record
messages.
Electrical storms
Electrical storms can sometimes cause power
surges harmful to electronic equipment. For your
own safety, take caution when using electrical
appliances during storms.
If you subscribe to voicemail
service, change the
number of rings so that
your answering system
answers before your
voicemail service answers.
To determine how many
rings activate your voicemail
service, contact your
telephone service provider.
Frequently asked questions
Below are the questions most frequently asked
about the cordless telephone. If you cannot find
the answer to your question, visit our website at
www.vtechphones.com or call 1 (800) 595-9511
for customer service.
My telephone
does not work
at all.
The display
shows No line.
I cannot hear the
dial tone.
Make sure the telephone
base is installed properly,
and battery is installed
and charged correctly. For
optimum daily performance,
return the handset to the
telephone base after use.
Disconnect the telephone
line cord from your
telephone and connect it to
another telephone. If there
is no dial tone on that other
telephone either, then the
telephone line cord may be
defective. Try installing a
new telephone line cord.
If changing the telephone
line cord does not help,
the wall jack (or the wiring
to this wall jack) may be
defective. Contact your
telephone service provider.
You may be using a new
cable or VoIP service, the
existing telephone jacks in
your home may no longer
work. Contact your service
provider for solutions.
Make sure the answering
system is on. When the
answering system is on,
ANS ON should display
on the handset and the
telephone base.
When the answering
machine memory is full,
it does not record new
messages until some old
messages are deleted.
Cleaning your telephone
Your telephone has a durable plastic casing that
should retain its luster for many years. Clean it
only with a dry non-abrasive cloth. Do not use
dampened cloth or cleaning solvents of any kind.
Register a handset
When your handset is deregistered from the
telephone base, follow the steps below to register
it back to the telephone base.
1. Remove the handset from the telephone base.
2. Press and hold /FIND HANDSET at the
telephone base for about four seconds until
the IN USE light turns on.
3. Then press # on the handset. It displays
Registering...
The handset show Registered and you hear a
beep when the registration process completes.
The registration process takes about 60 seconds
to complete.
The telephone is preset with a greeting that
answers calls with “Hello, please leave a
message after the tone.” You can use this preset
announcement, or replace it with your own.
1. Press MENU when the phone is not in use.
2. Scroll to Answering sys then press SELECT
twice.
3. The handset announces, “To play, press 2.
To record, press 7.” Then press 2 to play the
current announcement.
Options during playback:
• Press VOL+ or VOL- to adjust the listening
volume.
• Press 5 or OFF to stop at any time.
You can choose from different ringer tones for
each handset.
1. Press MENU when the handset is not in use.
2. Scroll to Ringers and then press SELECT.
3. Scroll to choose Ringer tone, then press
SELECT.
4. Press q or p to sample each ringer tone, then
press SELECT to save.
When you received a voicemail, the handset
displays
and New voicemail. To retrieve,
you typically dial an access number provided by
your telephone service provider, and then enter
a security code. Contact your telephone service
provider for instructions on how to configure the
voicemail settings and listen to messages.
Default announcement
Play the announcement
Ringer tone
Retrieve voicemail
To turn on or off with the handset:
1. Press MENU when the phone is not in use.
2. Scroll to Answering sys and then press
SELECT.
3. Scroll to Answer on/off and then press
SELECT.
4. Press q or p to choose On or Off and then
press SELECT.
The answering
system does
not announce
the correct day
of the week
for recorded
messages time
stamp.
Make sure you have set
the date and time. See
Configure your telephone
section.
The messages
on the answering
system are
incomplete.
If a caller leaves a very long
message, part of it may be
lost when the answering
system disconnects the call
after the preset recording
time.
If the memory on the
answering system becomes
full during a message, the
answering system stops
recording and disconnects
the call.
I accidentally
set my LCD
language to
Spanish or
French, and I
don’t know how
to change it back
to English.
While the handset is not
in use, press MENU and
then enter 364# to change
the handset LCD language
back to English.
Limited warranty
What does this limited warranty cover?
The manufacturer of this VTech Product warrants
to the holder of a valid proof of purchase
(“Consumer” or “you”) that the Product and
all accessories provided in the sales package
(“Product”) are free from defects in material and
workmanship, pursuant to the following terms
and conditions, when installed and used normally
and in accordance with the Product operating
instructions. This limited warranty extends only to
the Consumer for Products purchased and used
in the United States of America and Canada.
What will VTech do if the Product is not free
from defects in materials and workmanship
during the limited warranty period (“Materially
Defective Product”)?
During the limited warranty period, VTech’s
authorized service representative will repair
or replace at VTech’s option, without charge,
a Materially Defective Product. If we repair
the Product, we may use new or refurbished
replacement parts. If we choose to replace
the Product, we may replace it with a new or
refurbished Product of the same or similar
design. We will retain defective parts, modules, or
equipment. Repair or replacement of the Product,
at VTech’s option, is your exclusive remedy.
VTech will return the repaired or replacement
Products to you in working condition. You
should expect the repair or replacement to take
approximately 30 days.
How long is the limited warranty period?
The limited warranty period for the Product
extends for ONE (1) YEAR from the date
of purchase. If VTech repairs or replaces a
Materially Defective Product under the terms of
this limited warranty, this limited warranty also
applies to the repaired or replacement Product
for a period of either (a) 90 days from the date the
repaired or replacement Product is shipped to you
or (b) the time remaining on the original one-year
warranty; whichever is longer.
What is not covered by this limited warranty?
This limited warranty does not cover:
1.Product that has been subjected to misuse,
accident, shipping or other physical damage,
improper installation, abnormal operation or
handling, neglect, inundation, fire, water or other
liquid intrusion;
2.Product that has been damaged due to repair,
alteration or modification by anyone other than
an authorized service representative of VTech;
3.Product to the extent that the problem
experienced is caused by signal conditions,
network reliability, or cable or antenna systems;
4.Product to the extent that the problem is caused
by use with non-VTech accessories;
5.Product whose warranty/quality stickers,
product serial number plates or electronic
serial numbers have been removed, altered or
rendered illegible;
6.Product purchased, used, serviced, or shipped
for repair from outside the United States of
America or Canada, or used for commercial or
institutional purposes (including but not limited
to Products used for rental purposes);
7.Product returned without a valid proof of
purchase (see item 2 below); or
8.Charges for installation or set up, adjustment of
customer controls, and installation or repair of
systems outside the unit.
How do you get warranty service?
To obtain warranty service in the USA, please
visit our website at www.vtechphones.com or
call 1 (800) 595-9511. In Canada, go to www.
vtechcanada.com or call 1 (800) 267-7377.
NOTE: Before calling for service, please review the
user’s manual - a check of the Product’s controls
and features may save you a service call.
Except as provided by applicable law, you assume
the risk of loss or damage during transit and
transportation and are responsible for delivery
or handling charges incurred in the transport of
the Product(s) to the service location. VTech
will return repaired or replaced Product under
this limited warranty. Transportation, delivery or
handling charges are prepaid. VTech assumes no
risk for damage or loss of the Product in transit.
If the Product failure is not covered by this limited
warranty, or proof of purchase does not meet the
terms of this limited warranty, VTech will notify you
and will request that you authorize the cost of repair
prior to any further repair activity. You must pay for
the cost of repair and return shipping costs for the
repair of Products that are not covered by this limited
warranty.
What must you return with the Product to get
warranty service?
1.Return the entire original package and
contents including the Product to the VTech
service location along with a description of the
malfunction or difficulty; and
2.Include a “valid proof of purchase” (sales
receipt) identifying the Product purchased
(Product model) and the date of purchase or
receipt; and
3.Provide your name, complete and correct
mailing address, and telephone number.
Other limitations
This warranty is the complete and exclusive
agreement between you and VTech. It supersedes
all other written or oral communications
related to this Product. VTech provides no
other warranties for this Product. The warranty
exclusively describes all of VTech’s responsibilities
regarding the Product. There are no other
Set number of rings
You can set the answering system to answer an
incoming call after two, three, four, five or six
rings; or toll saver. If you choose toll saver, the
answering system answers a call after two rings
when you have new messages, or after four rings
when you have no new messages.
1. Press MENU when the phone is not in use.
2. Scroll to Answering sys and then press
SELECT.
3. Scroll to Ans sys setup and then press
SELECT.
4. Scroll to # of rings and then press SELECT.
5. Press q or p to choose 6, 5, 4, 3, 2 or Toll
saver and then press SELECT.
Set recording time
You can set the recording time for each incoming
message.
1. Press MENU when the phone is not in use.
2. Scroll to Answering sys and then press
SELECT.
3. Scroll to Ans sys setup and then press
SELECT.
4. Scroll to Recording time and then press
SELECT.
5. Press q or p to choose 3 minutes,
2 minutes or 1 minute, and then press
SELECT.
Use your built-in answering system
New message indication
When there are new answering system
messages, the handset displays XX new
messages and
, and the message window
on the telephone base flashes. When you are
reviewing a new message, NEW and
display
on the handset.
If the message alert tone is turned on, the
telephone base beeps every 10 seconds when
there are messages that have not been reviewed.
Message playback
To playback messages at the telephone base:
• Press
when the phone is not in use.
Options during playback:
• Press /VOLUME or /VOLUME to adjust
the listening volume.
• Press /SKIP to skip to the next message.
• Press /REPEAT to repeat the playing
message. Press /REPEAT twice to listen to
the previous message.
• Press X/DELETE to delete the playing message.
The system advances to the next message.
• Press
/STOP to stop.
express warranties. No one is authorized to make
modifications to this limited warranty and you
should not rely on any such modification.
State/Provincial Law Rights: This warranty gives
you specific legal rights, and you may also have
other rights, which vary from state to state or
province to province.
Limitations: Implied warranties, including those of
fitness for a particular purpose and merchantability
(an unwritten warranty that the Product is fit for
ordinary use) are limited to one year from the date
of purchase. Some states/provinces do not allow
limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts,
so the above limitation may not apply to you. In no
event shall VTech be liable for any indirect, special,
incidental, consequential, or similar damages
(including, but not limited to lost profits or revenue,
inability to use the Product or other associated
equipment, the cost of substitute equipment, and
claims by third parties) resulting from the use
of this Product. Some states/provinces do not
allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or
consequential damages, so the above limitation or
exclusion may not apply to you.
Please retain your original sales receipt
as proof of purchase.
Technical specifications
Frequency
control
Crystal controlled PLL synthesizer
Transmit
frequency
1921.536-1928.448 MHz
Channels
5
Nominal
effective
range
Maximum power allowed by
FCC and IC. Actual operating
range may vary according to
environmental conditions at the
time of use.
Power
Handset: 2.4V Ni-MH battery
requirements Telephone base: 6V DC @ 400mA
Charger: 6V AC @ 300mA
Memory
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
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