Touch & Teach Busy Books 91-02189-000-000 Dear Parent: Ever notice the look on your baby’s face when they learn something new through their own discovery? These self-accomplished moments are a parent’s greatest reward. To help fulfill them, VTech® created the Infant Learning series of toys. These unique interactive learning toys directly respond to what children do naturally – play! Using innovative technology, these toys react to baby’s interactions, making each play experience fun and unique as they learn age-appropriate concepts like first words, numbers, shapes, colors and music. More importantly, VTech®’s Infant Learning toys develop baby’s mental and physical abilities by inspiring, engaging and teaching. At VTech®, we know that a child has the ability to do great things. That’s why all of our electronic learning products are uniquely designed to develop a child’s mind and allow them to learn to the best of their ability. We thank you for trusting VTech® with the important job of helping your child learn and grow! Sincerely, Your Friends at VTech® To learn more about Infant Learning and other VTech® toys, visit www.vtechkids.com INTRODUCTION Thank you for purchasing the VTech® Touch & Teach Busy Books™ learning toy! With one touch, your baby becomes part of an enchanting story! The Touch & Teach Busy Books™ include four interchangeable stories and a magical bee pointer. On each page, baby will discover touch-sensitive words and colorful pictures. Two modes of play keep baby entertained while learning animals, letters, colors, sounds and shapes. TEN NUMBER BUTTONS ? a a b b c c ON/OFF BUTTON Introduction MODE SELECTOR SWITCH MAGIC BEE POINTER ACTIVITY BOOKS SLOT BOOK HINGE FOUR ACTIVITY BOOKS INCLUDED IN THIS PACKAGE • One VTech® Touch & Teach Busy Books™ learning toy • Four activity books - Alphabet, Sounds, Colors & Shapes • One instruction manual GETTING STARTED BATTERY INSTALLATION 1. Make sure the unit is turned OFF. 2. Locate the battery cover on the back of the unit. Use a coin or screwdriver to loosen the screw. 3. Install 2 new ‘AA’ (UM-3/LR6) batteries following the diagram inside the battery box. (The use of new alkaline batteries is recommended for maximum performance.) Instructions & Activities WARNING: All packing materials, such as tape, plastic sheets, wire ties and tags are not part of this toy, and should be discarded for your child’s safety. 4. Replace the battery cover and tighten the screw to secure the battery cover. BATTERY NOTICE • Install batteries correctly observing the polarity (+, -) signs to avoid leakage. • Do not mix old and new batteries. • Do not mix batteries of different types: alkaline, standard (carbonzinc) or rechargeable (nickel-cadmium). • Always remove exhausted batteries from the equipment. • Do not dispose of batteries in fire. • Do not attempt to recharge ordinary batteries. • The supply terminals are not to be short-circuited. • Only batteries of the same and equivalent type as recommended are to be used. WE DO NOT RECOMMEND THE USE OF RECHARGEABLE BATTERIES. PRODUCT FEATURES Instructions & Activities • Remove the batteries from the equipment when the unit will not be used for an extended period of time. 1. ON/OFF BUTTON To turn the unit ON, press the ON/OFF BUTTON ( ). To turn the unit OFF, press the ON/OFF BUTTON again. 2. VOLUME CONTROL SWITCH To adjust the volume, slide the VOLUME CONTROL SWITCH at the back of the unit to low ( ) for LOW volume or to high for HIGH volume ( ). For convenience, a storage compartment for all four activity books is located at the back of the product. 4. AUTOMATIC SHUT-OFF To preserve battery life, the Touch & Teach Busy Books™ will automatically power-down after approximately two minutes without input. The unit can be turned on again by pressing the on/off button. ACTIVITIES 1. Press the on/off button. You will hear an opening song followed by a fun phrase. Instructions & Activities 3. ACTIVITY BOOK STORAGE 2. Choose a mode of play by sliding the mode selector switch to either the Discovery Mode or the Hide ‘n Seek Mode. 4. Use your magic bee pointer to touch the images with words on each page. There are a total of five touch-sensitive images on each page. As you touch them, you will hear them identified. 5. As you turn each page of the book, it will magically be recognized! Instructions & Activities 3. Align the hinge and lock the four activity books into the slot to learn a specific curriculum. You can choose from the alphabet, sounds, colors or shapes. To remove the books, lift the bottom end of the book up. 6. When an activity book is not inserted, press the number buttons to hear numbers and related phrases identified. CARE & MAINTENANCE 2. Keep the unit out of direct sunlight and away from any direct heat source. 3. Remove the batteries when the unit is not in use for an extended period of time. 4. Do not drop the unit on hard surfaces and do not expose the unit to moisture or water. TROUBLESHOOTING If for some reason the program/activity stops working or malfunctions, please follow these steps: 1. Please turn the unit OFF. 2. Interrupt the power supply by removing the batteries. 3. Let the unit stand for a few minutes, then replace the batteries. 4. Turn the unit ON. The unit should now be ready to play again. 5. If the product still does not work, replace with a new set of batteries. If the problem persists, please call our Consumer Services Department at 1-800-521-2010 in the U.S. or 1-877-352-8697 in Canada, and a service representative will be happy to help you. Care & Maintenance/Troubleshooting 1. Keep the unit clean by wiping it with a slightly damp cloth. Note: This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equipment generates, uses and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures: Other Info IMPORTANT NOTE: Creating and developing Infant Learning products is accompanied by a responsibility that we at VTech® take very seriously. We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information which forms the value of our products. However, errors sometimes can occur. It is important for you to know that we stand behind our products and encourage you to call our Consumer Services Department at 1-800-521-2010 in the U.S. or 1-877-352-8697 in Canada, with any problems and/or suggestions that you might have. A service representative will be happy to help you. • Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna • Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver • Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected • Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help 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. THIS CLASS B DIGITAL APPARATUS COMPLIES WITH CANADIAN ICES-003. CET APPAREIL NUMÉRIQUE DE LA CLASSE B EST CONFORME À LA NORME NMB-003 DU CANADA. Other Info Caution : Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate the equipment.