Motorola Advisor Pro Pager User`s Manual

Motorola Advisor® Pro
User’s Guide
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Advisor Pro™ Alphanumeric Pager
Congratulations on purchasing a new Advisor Pro alphanumeric pager by Motorola,
the world leader in paging. your Advisor Pro pager incorporates many of the most
advanced electronic, communications and wireless technologies available. It’s
reliable, convenient and designed for easy operation.
The Operating Instructions explain how to use your new Advisor Prop pager and
provides helpful suggestions for first-time as well as experienced users. Keep this
booklet handy for quick reference.
To Get the Most Out of Your Advisor Prop Pager:
• Give your pager number to secretaries, business associates, friends and
family. This lets you keep in touch wherever you go!
• Include your pager number on your business cards and on your telephone
answering machine message. Let people know how to contact you when you’re
on the go.
• Leave your pager number at your children’s school and with the baby-sitter so
you can always be reached, right away, in an emergency.
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Display Icons
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Advisor Pro Controls
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Turning the Advisor Pro Pager On:
• Press the READ/RESET button (image). Your pager will alert and show the ON
indicator (image) in the upper left corner of the display. The time and date
appear at the bottom of the display.
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Receiving and Reading Your Messages:
When receiving a message, your pager alerts and displays the incoming message
symbol (image).
• Press any button to stop the alert.
• Press (image) to display your message.
The flashing arrow at the bottom right corner of the screen (image) indicates the
message you received continues beyond the first two lines of the display. Each
(image) press advances the message to the next two lines. Press and hold (image)
to rapidly scroll through your message.
Your pager automatically stores the message, along with the time and date your
message was received.
If more than one message exists in your pager’s memory,. press the left (image) or
right (image) directional arrow buttons to select the message you wish to read. The
reversed arrow cursor (image) indicates the location of your message in memory.
Press (image) t display your message.
A flashing (image) symbol indicates a message has been received, but has not yet
been read. If programmed with reminder alerts, your pager beeps at predetermined
intervals to remind you of an unread message.
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Using the Function Menu:
• Press the FUNCTION/SELECT button (image) to display the function menu.
The function menu gives you access to the many features of your pager through a
series of icons and prompts. For example, when the function menu screen first
displays, the TURN OFF icon (image) flashes, indicating the present position of the
cursor. The TURN OFF prompt also displays open the first line on the LCD. As you
move the cursor left or right across the icons, a corresponding prompt appears. To
activate your function selection, press (image).
Note: To escape from any field without making changes, press (image).
Turning Your Pager Off:
• Press (image) to display the function menu.
• The TURN OFF icon (image) flashes when this menu item first appears.
• Press (image) to select the TURN OFF function. Press (image) again to turn
your pager off.
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Back Lighting
• To view your display in low light conditions, turn on your pager’s back light by
pressing and holding (image) for 1.5 seconds. If no further buttons are pressed,
the back light automatically turns off when the display goes blank. You can also
turn off the back light by pressing and holding (image) for 1.5 seconds.
Locking and Unlocking Messages:
Up to 10 messages can be “locked” in memory, preventing them from being
replaced when your pager’s memory is full or from being deleted if the DELETE
ALL function (image) is chosen.
• Press the READ/RESET button (image).
• Select the message you wish to lock by using the (image) or (image)
directional buttons.
• Press the FUNCTION/SELECT button (image) to display the function menu.
• Press (image) to move the cursor to the LOCK MSG icon (image).
• Press the (image) to lock the message. The padlock icon (image) appears,
indicating the message has been locked.
To unlock (image) a locked (image) message, use the same procedure outlined
above.
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Setting the Clock:
• While in the function menu, move the cursor left to the SET TIME icon (image)
by pressing the (image).
• Press (image) o display the SET TIME screen. The cursor flashes in the hour
position. The (image) increments the flashing digits. This is defined by the + icon
shown on the display above the button.
• Advance to the desired hour by press (image).
• Move the cursor to the minute filed by pressing (image).
• Repeat the process for each field hour, minute, AM/PM/24 hour,
day/month/year.
• Press (image) to initiate the change.
If you move your cursor past the last field in the row (far right), it automatically wraps
around and appears at the first function icon in the row (far left).
Note: To escape from any field without making any changes, press (image).
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Setting the Alert Pattern:
• Press (image) to display the function menu.
• Press (image) to move the cursor to the alert icon (image).
• Press (image) to display the SET ALERT screen.
• Move to the desired alert and press (image) to initiate the alert change. The
selected alert number flashes while a 2 second sample of the selected alert
plays through the internal speaker.
Note: To escape from any field without making any changes, press (image).
Setting the Alert Mode (Silent/Audible):
• Press (image) to display the function menu.
• Press (image) to move the cursor to the AUDIBLE MODE (image) or SILENT
MODE (image) icon.
The AUDIBLE MODE icon (image) appears if the pager is in the silent alert mode
(prompting you to enter that mode, if desired.) The SILENT MODE icon (image)
appears if the pager is in the audible alert mode (prompting you to enter that mode,
if desired.)
• Press (image) to select the desired alert.
If the selected mode is (image), your pager emits a short “chirp”. If the selected
mode is (image), and if equipped with a vibrator, your pager vibrates.
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Setting the Alarm
If your pager is equipped with the ALARM feature, and you wish to set the alarm:
• Press (image) to display the function menu.
• Press the (image) to move the cursor to the SET ALARM (image) icon.
• Press (image) to display the set alarm screen.
When the screen first appears, the cursor is at the leftmost position. This icon
defines the alarm status: either alarm enable (image) or alarm disable (image).
• Press the left directional button to increment or toggle between alarm enable
(image) and alarm disable (image).
• Press (image) to move the cursor to the hour field.
• Repeat the process for each field (hour, minute.)
• Press (image) to make the change.
The alarm indicator (image) appears if an alarm has been set. .At the selected time,
your pager either vibrates or emits a unique 8-second alert, depending on the alert
mode.
Note: To escape from any field without making changes, press (image).
Setting the Auto On/Off Function:
If your pager is equipped with the AUTO ON/OFF feature, and you wish to activate
this feature:
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• Press (image) to display the function menu.
• Press (image) to move the cursor to the AUTO ON/OFF icon (image).
• Press (image) to display the AUTO ON/OFF screen.
When the screen first appears, the cursor appears at the leftmost position. This icon
defines the AUTO ON/OFF Enabled (image) or Disabled (image).
• Press (image) to increment or toggle between AUTO ON/OFF Enable (image)
or Disable (image).
• Press (image) to move the cursor to the hour field. The auto ON time is shown
on the left and the auto OFF time is shown on the right.
• Repeat the process for each field for both the ON time and the OFF time (hour,
minute and AM/PM if your pager is set to display tine in the 12 hour mode.)
• Press (image) to activate the AUTO ON/OFF function.
The indicator (image) displays in the upper left-hand corner of the display if the
AUTO ON/OFF function has been enabled. If the ON time is equal to the OFF time,
the AUTO ON/OFF function is not enabled.
Note: To escape from any field without making any changes, press (image).
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Deleting Messages from Memory:
You can clear or delete an unlocked message from memory while you are viewing it,
or through the function memory.
• Select the message you wish to delete from memory by pressing (image) or
(image) directional buttons to the desired memory position.
• Press (image) to display the function menu.
• Press (image) to move the cursor to the DELETE MSG icon (image).
• Press (image) to receive confirmation of delete request.
• Press (image) to delete the message.
If your pager is equipped with the DELETE ALL feature, and you wish to delete all
unlocked messages from memory, move the cursor within the function menu screen
to the DELETE ALL icon (image) and press (image) twice.
Other Features:
Low Battery Alert: A low battery icon (image) appears in place of the date at the
onset of low battery conditions. An audible low batter alert is also hear at that time.
Duplicate Message: If the same message is received more than once,
DUPLICATE appears at the beginning of you new message to indicate that your
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sage has already been received. Your new message will contain the latest time
stamp.
Out of Range: With this option installed, whenever you are too far away from your
paging system’s transmitter to reliably receive messages your pager displays an
OUT OF RANGE message and an out of range icon (image).
Cleaning Your Advisor Pro Pager:
To clean smudges and grime from the exterior of the Advisor Pro housing, use a
soft, non abrasive cloth moistened in a mild soap and water solution. Rinse the
surface using a second cloth moistened in clean water. Do not use alcohol or other
cleaning solutions.
Repair and Maintenance:
Your Advisor Pro pager, properly handled, is capable of many years of trouble-free
service. However, should it ever require service, Motorola’s National Service
Organization, staffed with specially trained technicians, offers conveniently located
repair and maintenance facilities worldwide.
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Battery Information:
Note: The battery door is hinged and does not need to be removed.
Your Advisor Pro pager is designed to operate with an AAA-size alkaline battery
(do not use carbon zinc batteries.) See diagram (below) for battery door location.
To install or replace the battery, place the pager face down in the palm of your hand.
Then:
1) Unlock the batter door by sliding the door latch up with your thumb.
2) Slide the battery door to your right (toward the edge.)
3) Lift the battery door toward you to install or replace the battery.
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Advisor Pro Rear View (Battery Replacement)
Caution: Do not insert the battery backwards. All messages stored and/or locked in
memory will be erased.
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Patent Information:
This Motorola product is manufactured under one or more Motorola U.S. Patents. A
listing of these patents is provided inside the battery compartment which can be
seen by removing the battery door. Other U.S. Patents covering this product are
pending.
Advisor Pro Icon Quick Reference List
Display Annunciators
(image) Power On Icon
(image) Auto On/Off Mode Enabled Icon
(image) Combined Power On and Auto On/Off Mode Enabled Icon
(image) Audible Alert Mode Enabled Icon
Message Status Icons
(image) Lock Message Icon
(image) Cursor on Locked Message
(image) Maildrop Indicator
(image) Cursor on Message Indicator
(image) Message in Memory Indicator
(image) Memory Full Indicator (optional)
Function Menu Icons
(image) Set Audio Alert Icon (or)
(image) Set Silent Alert Icon
(image) Turn Pager Off Icon
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(image) Lock Message Icon
(image) Unlock Message Icon
(image) Delete Message Icon
(image) Delete All messages Icon
(image) Escape to Main Screen
(image) Set Alert Icon
(image) Set Alarm Icon
Other Icons
(image) Enter Auto On/Off Menu and Auto On/Off Enabled Icon
(image) Auto On/Off Disabled Icon
(image) Set Time Icon
(image) 24 Hour Time Indicator
(image) AM Time Indicator
(image) PM Time Indicator
(image) Disable Alarm Icon
(image) Enable Alarm Icon
(image) Low Battery Alert Icon
(image) Out of Range Indicator
(image) Message Continuation Indicator
(image) Press Right Arrow Button Prompt
(image) Increment Value
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Advisor Pro is a trademark of Motorola, Inc.
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Paging Products Group,
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Boynton Beach, FL 33426-8292 U.S.A.
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