Quick start guide
TL7610/TL7611
DECT 6.0 cordless headset
Getting started
Battery installation
Install the battery as shown below. After installing the battery,
you may be able to make and receive short calls. For optimal
performance, charge the headset battery for at least six hours
before use. When not in use, recharge the headset by returning it
to the headset base.
1. Press on both sides of the battery
compartment cover and lift the
cover up and off.
2. Insert the battery into the battery
compartment.
3. Push the battery plug into the
connector inside the compartment
and place
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the wires neatly inside
the compartment.
4. Insert the tab on the bottom of
the battery cover into the battery
compartment. Press down gently
on the battery cover until it snaps
into place.
NOTE: Remove the ear hook from the headset before battery replacement.
Getting started
Battery charging
After installing the battery, charge the headset by placing it in
the headset base as shown below. The headset ON/OFF light will
be on when the headset is charging.
Push
ON/OFF light
Insert
1. Insert the headset into the
headset base.
2. Push the headset downward
until the ON/OFF light on the
headset turns on.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Use only the supplied rechargeable battery or replacement
battery (model BT191545). To obtain a replacement battery, call
1 (800) 222-3111. In Canada, dial 1 (866) 288-4268.
Getting started
Installation preparation
If you subscribe to high-speed Internet service (Digital Subscriber
Line - DSL) through your telephone lines, you must install a DSL
filter between the telephone line cord and the telephone wall jack.
The filter will prevent noise and caller ID problems caused by DSL
interference. Please contact your DSL service provider for more
information about DSL filters.
For customer service or product information, visit our website at
www.telephones.att.com or call 1 (800) 222-3111. In
Canada, dial 1 (866) 288-4268.
Avoid placing the headset base too close to:
• Communication devices such as: television sets, VCRs, or other
cordless telephones.
• Excessive heat sources.
• Noise sources such as a window with traffic outside, motors,
microwave ovens, refrigerators, or fluorescent lighting.
• Excessive dust sources such as a workshop or garage.
• Excessive moisture.
• Extremely low temperature.
• Mechanical vibration or shock such as on top of the washing
machine or work bench.
Getting started
Headset base installation
IMPORTANT: If you purchased model TL7611, see the TL7000
handset lifter manual for installation instructions.
Optional accessories
It is recommended that you install a handset lifter (model TL7000)
and/or a dial pad (model TL7601) with your headset. The following
optional accessories are compatible with your headset and base:
• The TL7000 is a handset lifter with ring detector.
• The TL7601 is a dial pad that allows you to dial numbers and
place calls when away from your telephone. The dial pad will
also allow you to use the headset as a stand-alone product
without a connection to a telephone.
• The TL7600 is an expansion headset (up to two headsets can
be used with the same headset base).
Visit our website www.telephones.att.com for more
information about these products or to download user manuals.
TL7000
TL7601
TL7600
Getting started
Headset base installation
Installation options
IMPORTANT: If you purchased model TL7611, or if you purchased
a model TL7000 handset lifter (purchased separately), follow the
installation instructions in the TL7000 handset lifter manual and
then proceed on page 10 of this quick start guide.
If you purchased model TL7610 (without handset lifter), you have
three installation options:
Option 1: Use the headset with a single standard telephone line with
a corded or cordless telephone.
Option 2: Use the headset with a single standard telephone line as a
stand-alone product.
Option 3: Use the headset with a multiple line corded telephone
(such as the AT&T 1080, 1070, 1040) or a digital business
system (such as a proprietary PBX telephone system).
Cord labels
The cords provided with your headset have colored labels
attached to help you plug them into the headset base. The back
of the headset base has colored dots above the jacks, and the
jack names on the rear bottom plastic piece of the headset base
that correspond to the colored labels on the cords.
If you are using installation option 3: You may attach the
provided light blue colored label to the end of your telephone
curly handset cord that you will plug into the headset base.
Digital subscriber line (DSL)
If you subscribe to high-speed Internet service (Digital Subscriber
Line - DSL) through your telephone lines, you must install a DSL
filter between the telephone base and the telephone wall jack.
The filter will prevent noise and caller ID problems caused by DSL
interference. Please contact your DSL service provider for more
information about DSL filters.
Getting started
Headset base installation
Before installing the headset base:
Remove the rear bottom piece of the headset base by pushing it
away from the base (as shown in Figure 1).
Figure 1
Install the headset base as shown on the following pages.
After completing installation option 1 or 2:
Slide the rear bottom piece towards the base until it clicks into
place (as shown in Figure 2).
Figure 2
Getting started
Headset base installation
Option 1: Headset base with corded or cordless phone installation (TL7610)
2. Plug one end of the
1. Plug the small end
telephone line cord into
the TEL WALL JACK (red
dot) at the back of the
headset base.
of the headset
base power
adapter into the
POWER jack
(green dot) at
the back of the
headset base.
3. Plug the other end of
the telephone line cord
connected into the line
splitter.
Telephone
line cord
4. Plug the line splitter
Line splitter
into the telephone wall
jack (or DSL filter if
you subscribe to DSL
Internet service).
6. Plug the headset
base power adapter
into an electrical
outlet not controlled
by a wall switch.
DSL filter (not
included) required
if you have DSL
high-speed
Internet service.
5. Connect another
Cordless or corded
phone
telephone line cord
between the telephone
and the line splitter.
Getting started
Headset base installation
Option 2: Headset base stand-alone installation (TL7610)
In order to make calls, you will need a telephone plugged into
the same telephone line or a dial pad (TL7601 sold separately).
1. Plug the small end of
2. Plug one end of the
the headset base power
adapter into the POWER
jack (green dot) at the
back of the headset base.
telephone line cord into
the TEL WALL JACK (red
dot) at the back of the
headset base.
Telephone
line cord
3. Plug the other end
of the telephone
line cord into a
telephone jack.
4. Plug the headset
base power adapter
into an electrical
outlet not controlled
by a wall switch.
DSL filter (not included)
required if you have DSL
high-speed Internet service.
NOTE: For more information about the accessory dial pad (model TL7601), visit
our website www.telephones.att.com.
Getting started
Headset base installation
Option 3: Headset base with corded phone for multiple line system or digital business system installation (TL7610)
With this installation, you can make and receive calls using the
LIFTER MODE without a lifter.
1. Plug the small end of
3. Unplug the curly
the headset base power
adapter into the POWER
jack (green dot) at the
back of the headset
base.
handset cord from
the telephone. Plug
the end of the curly
handset cord into the
CURLY CORD
(light blue dot) jack on
the headset base.
2. Plug the headset
base power adapter
into an electrical
outlet not controlled
by a wall switch.
Curly handset
cord
4. Plug one end of
DSL filter (not
included) required
if you have DSL
high-speed Internet
service.
the 4-conductor
telephone line cord
into the BASE JACK
(orange dot) jack on
the headset base.
7. Plug the other end
of the telephone
line cord into a
telephone jack.
6. Plug one end of the
telephone line cord into the
telephone jack of the corded
phone.
5. Plug the other end
of the 4-conductor
telephone line cord into
the handset jack of the
corded phone.
Getting started
Quick reference guide - headset
ON/OFF
Press to make and/or answer a
call, and end a call.
The light is on when the headset
is charging in the headset base.
The light flashes slowly when you
are on a call or flashes quickly
when there is an incoming call.
VOLUME
Press the volume key on the
side of the headset to adjust the
listening volume when on a call.
MUTE/FLASH
Press to mute the microphone
during a call.
Press and hold to receive call
waiting during a call.
Press to mute the ring tone in
the earpiece when there is an
incoming call.
EARPIECE
Battery cover
Open to install or replace the
battery.
Microphone
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Getting started
Quick reference guide - headset base
Charging cradle
Insert the headset here for charging.
PAIR
Press to register or de-register a
headset.
NO LIFTER MODE light
On when NO LIFTER MODE is selected.
Flashes while on a call or another
telephone is in use on the same line.
Flashes quickly when there is an
incoming call.
LIFTER MODE light
On when the LIFTER MODE is selected.
Flashes while on a call.
Flashes quickly when there is an
incoming call.
MUTE light
On when the call is muted.
For complete instructions, please refer to the user's manual. If you are unable to
find your manual, please visit www.telephones.att.com to read and/or
download the manual.
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Getting started
Quick reference guide - headset base
LIFTER AUDIO ADJUST
Adjust the switch to choose the best
headset audio quality when using a
handset lifter. (See the handset lifter
user's manual for more information.
You may download the manual at
www.telephones.att.com.)
VOLUME
Press the volume keys on the side of
the headset base to adjust the speaking
volume when on a call.
MODE
Press to choose between the NO
LIFTER MODE or LIFTER MODE
when the headset is not in use. The
corresponding light will come on.
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