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    Series Owner's Manual OWNER'S MANU AL SS E1 5+1[...]

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    Welcome/Features ............................................................2 Selecting a Different Channel.......................................20 Controls and Functions....................................................3 Find Handsets ..............................................................20 T erms Used in this Manual...................[...]

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    Congratulations on your purchase of the Uniden dual handset cordless telephone. This cordless phone is designed and engineered to exacting standards for reliability , long life, and outstanding performance. Note: Some illustrations in this manual may differ from the actual unit for explanation purposes. * The Caller ID and Caller ID on Call W aitin[...]

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    Controls and Functions 1. Handset antenna 2. Audio boost switch (p. 19) 3. Volume/ (ring)/+ key (p. 19/16) 4. Volume/ (ring)/ - key (p. 19/16) 5. Handset battery compartment 6. Handset visual ringer LED 7. Handset earpiece 8. LCD display 9. CID key (p. 29) 10. Redial/pause key (p. 19/ 25) 11 . /tone/ key (p. 24) 12. Memory key (p. 23) 13. Menu key [...]

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    24. DC in 9V jack 25. T elephone line jack 26. Visual ringer switch (p. 8) 27. Ringer tone button (p. 16) 28. Ringer volume adjuster (p. 16) 29. Ringer on/off switch (p. 16) 30. Base speaker 31. Base visual ringer LED 32. Base antenna 33. Charge/in use LED (p. 7) 34. Find handset key (p. 20) 35. Base charging contact s 36. Charging contact s 37. Ch[...]

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    Inst alling the Phone Do the following step s: A. Choose the best location B. Inst all the Rechargeable Battery Packs into the Handsets C. Connect the base unit and charging cradle and charge the handsets D. Set the visual ringer brightness (optional) E. Mount the base unit on a wall (optional) A. Choose the best location When choosing a location f[...]

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    [6] B. Inst all the Rechargeable Battery Packs into the Handsets Both handsets are powered by rechargeable battery packs. The battery recharges automatically when the handset is placed in the main base or charging cradle. 1) Locate the separate battery and battery cover . 2) Plug the battery pack connector (red & black wires) into the jack insi[...]

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    Route the cord T o AC Outlet AC Adapter (supplied) T o DC IN 9V GETTING ST ARTED [7] C. Connect the Base Unit and charging cradle, and Charge the Handset s 1) Connect each AC adapter to the DC in 9V jack and to each standard 240V AC wall outlet. • Connect each AC adapter to a continuous power supply . • Place the base unit close to the AC outle[...]

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    5) Once the handset battery packs are fully charged, connect the telephone cord to the tel line jack and to a telephone outlet. If your telephone outlet isn't modular , contact your telephone company for assist ance. 6) After the phone is connected, pick up the handset from the base and press talk. If you do not get a dial tone, check the foll[...]

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    E. Mount the Base Unit on a W all St andard wall plate mounting This phone can be mounted on any standard wall plate. 1) Remove the wall mount adapter from the base and snap it into the notches on the bottom of the base. 2) Plug the AC adapter to the DC in 9V jack. 3) Wrap the AC adapter cord inside the molded wiring channel as shown. 4) Plug the A[...]

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    [10] • T ry to mount your phone within 1.5m of a working phone jack to avoid excessive cord lengths. • Make sure the wall material is capable of supporting the weight of the base and handset. • Use #10 screws (minimum length of 35mm) with anchoring devices suitable for the wall material where the base unit will be placed. 1) Insert two mounti[...]

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    GETTING ST ARTED [1 1] Register Handset s to the Main Base before Using! Whichever handset you choose to charge in the main base will automatically register to the main base. The second handset (charging in the extra charging cradle) MUST also be registered to the main base before use. Follow the steps below to register the second handset. 1) Be su[...]

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    [12] Make sure to return the handsets to the cradles after each phone call. When to Re-register Handset s 1) Y ou’ll need to re-register the second handset (follow steps on page 1 1) each time the digital security code is changed. Refer to page 33 for det ails regarding the Digital Security Code. 2) When there is a power failure for more than one[...]

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    Basic Setup There are four basic options that you will need to set up: AutoT alk, CIDCW (Caller ID on Call W aiting), Name T ag and Insert 0. CIDCW option can only be set by using Handset 1. If you try to set by using Handset 2, you will not see these options listed on the LCD screen. (Handset 1 shows in the display while the phone is charging.) Au[...]

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    1) When the phone is in st andby mode, press the menu key . The following screen appears. 2) Press the volume/ /- key to select CIDCW . 3) Press the select/channel key to toggle and turn on Caller ID on Call W aiting. 4) Press the menu key and return the handset to the base unit to complete the setting. The handset returns to st andby mode. Setting[...]

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    Setting the Insert 0 This feature adds '0' or '00' to the number , when you receive Caller ID messages. The default setting for New Zealand is On. The default setting for Australia is Off. 1) When the phone is in standby mode, press the menu key . The following screen appears. 2) Press the volume/ /- key three times to select In[...]

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    [16] Selecting the Ringer T one and V olume Base ringer on/off The ringer on/off switch allows you to set the base ringer on or off. If you set the switch to off, you never hear the base ringer tone. Base ringer tone Press the ringer tone button in standby mode to select one of 7 ringer tones. Base ringer volume Slide the ringer volume adjuster to [...]

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    Using Y our Phone Making and Receiving Calls Making a call 1) Remove the handset from the cradle. 2) Press the talk key . 3) Listen for the dial tone. 4) Dial the number . OR 1) Remove the handset from the cradle. 2) Dial the number . 3) Press the talk key . Receiving a call 1) Remove the handset from the cradle (If AutoT alk is on, the phone will [...]

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    [18] T ransferring a Call Y our cordless phone allows you to transfer outside calls from handset to handset; only one handset at a time can talk with an out side caller . The second handset cannot go of f hook to listen to conversations or make an outgoing call while the other handset is in use. T o transfer a call 1) During a call, press the delet[...]

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    BASICS 4) Press the redial/pause key . OR 1) Remove the handset from the cradle. 2) Press the redial/pause key . 3) Press the talk key . Adjusting the Handset Earpiece V olume T o change the earpiece volume, press volume/ /+ or volume/ /- key during a call. Audio boost As we get older , it often becomes harder to hear high frequency tones. Audio Bo[...]

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    Selecting a Different Channel If you encounter interference while using your phone, you can manually change the phone´s channel for clear operation. This function works only when the phone is in use. Press the select/channel key . Scanning appears on the display , indicating the phone is changing to another channel. Find Handset s If you lost the [...]

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    Y ou must subscribe to voice mail service from your telephone company in order to use this feature. The voice mail company will provide you with the access number . BASICS [21] Using Call W aiting If you have Call W aiting service, you can receive calls while on the line. 1) If a call comes in while you are on the phone, you will hear a call waitin[...]

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    Emergency Dial Emergency Dial is a one-touch speed dial key . S tore your most important or most frequently called number as your Emergency Dial number . Then, simply press the emergency ( ) key , and your phone will automatically dial the number . S toring the Emergency Dial 1) When the phone is in standby mode, press and hold the emergency ( ) ke[...]

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    Using the S peed Dial Memory The speed dial memory allows you to store up to 10 names and numbers in each handset. Y ou can dial these numbers with just a few key presses. The speed dial memory is not limited to phone numbers. Y ou can store any number (up to 20 digits) that you need to enter once your call connects. This is referred to as Chain Di[...]

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    4) Enter a name according to the instructions below , then press the select/channel key . If no name is required, go to step 5. • The name can be up to 13 characters. • Use the #/ and /tone/ keys to move the cursor to the desired location. • Use the delete/transfer key to delete characters as needed. • Press and hold the delete/transfer key[...]

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    [25] USING THE SPEED DIAL MEMOR Y 5) Store Number is displayed. The cursor flashes indicating that the display is ready for the number to be entered. 6) Use the keyp ad to enter the phone number; each number can be up to 20 digits. If you need the phone to pause during the dialing sequence, press the redial/pause key to insert a two-second delay be[...]

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    7) Press the select/channel key . Y ou will hear a confirmation tone, and the following screen appears. Memory storage is complete. After about 2 seconds, the following screen displays all the speed dial memory entries. 8) Press the memory key to exit memory setup mode. The phone returns to standby . Storing Caller ID Messages in S peed Memory Loca[...]

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    [27] USING THE SPEED DIAL MEMOR Y 4) Press the select/channel key . Y ou hear a confirmation tone, and the number is stored in memory . The display returns to the Caller ID list. If a message has already been stored in the selected memory number location, a confirmation screen is displayed. Press the volume/ /+ key to select Yes . Press the select/[...]

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    Caller ID and CIDCW (Caller ID on Call W aiting) Y ou must subscribe to Caller ID service through your local telephone provider to use this feature. When the telephone rings, the Caller ID feature allows you to view the caller's, phone number , date and time of call, and Name T ag (POP ID) feature allows you to view the caller's name (see[...]

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    ! In Caller ID operation, if no key is pressed for more than 30 seconds, an error tone sounds and the telephone returns to standby mode. ! Each message can be up to 15 characters for the phone number and the name. ! The number of calls from the same Caller ID appears next to the received time. Once you view the new message, the number will be clear[...]

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    Deleting Information from the Caller ID List The cordless phone stores up to 30 messages (Caller ID names/numbers). If the phone receives the 31st message, the oldest one in the list is automatically deleted. Caller ID data can also be deleted manually . Deleting a Caller ID message 1) Press the CID key in standby mode. Find the message to be delet[...]

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    Deleting all Caller ID names/numbers 1) With the phone in standby mode, press the CID key . 2) Press the delete/transfer key . 3) Press the volume/ /+ key to select Yes , and then press the select/channel key . Y ou hear a confirmation tone and all stored Caller ID messages are deleted. CALLER ID FEA TURES [31][...]

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    [32] Y ou cannot make a call from the Caller ID list if your cordless phone is connected to a private branch exchange (PBX). Making a Call from the Caller ID List Y ou can place a call from the Caller ID list. 1) Press the CID key . Select the phone number that you want to dial by pressing the volume/ /+ or volume/ /- key . 2) Press the talk key . [...]

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    Changing the Digit al Security Code T o protect you against misbilled calls which might result from your phone being activated by other equipment, the cordless phone provides AutoSecure (which electronically locks your phone when the handset is in the cradle) and Random Code digital security (which automatically select s one of over 262,000 digital[...]

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    [34] Note on Power Sources Low battery alert When the battery pack is very low and needs to be charged, the phone is programmed to eliminate functions in order to save power . If the phone is not in use, Low Battery appears on the LCD and none of the keys will operate. If the phone is in use, Low Battery flashes and the handset beeps. Complete your[...]

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    [35] ADDITIONAL INFORMA TION Battery replacement and handling When the operating time becomes short even after a battery is recharged, please replace the battery . With normal usage, your battery should last about one year . Please contact your place of purchase or visit our website for more information. www .uniden.com.au or www .uniden.co.nz W ar[...]

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    [36] Maintenance T o maintain a good charge, it is important to clean the charging cont acts on the handsets, main base and charging cradle. Using water only , dampen a cloth to clean the charging cont acts. Then, make sure to go back over the charging contact s with a dry cloth. Caution Do not use paint thinner , benzene, alcohol, or other chemica[...]

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    [37] T roubleshooting If your phone is not performing to your expectations, please try these simple steps first. If these steps do not solve your problem, visit our website for further information (www .uniden.com.au or www.uniden.co.nz). Symptom Suggestion The charge/ in use L ED o r • Make sure the AC adapter is plugged into the cradle and wall[...]

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    [38] Severe noise interference. • Keep the handset away from microwave ovens, computers, remote control toys, wireless microphones, alarm systems, intercoms, room monitors, fluorescent lights, and electrical appliances. • Move to another location or turn off the source of interference. • Press the select/channel key to help eliminate backgrou[...]

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    [39] ADDITIONAL INFORMA TION Liquid Damage Moisture and liquid can damage your cordless phone. In case of accidental submersion, please read the following steps. Case Action If the handset or base is Wipe off the liquid, and use as normal. exposed to moisture or liquid, but it only affect s the exterior plastic housing. If moisture or liquid has Ha[...]

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    [40] General Information Operating temperature: -10° to +50°C (+14°F to +122°F) AC Adapter Information (for the base) (for the charger) AC Adapter part number: AAD--041S AAD--600S Input V oltage: 230-240V AC 50Hz 230-240V AC 50Hz Output V oltage: 9V DC 350 mA 9V DC 210 mA Battery Information Battery part number: BT -905 or BT -905s Capacity: 60[...]

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    [41] Index A Connect the base unit ...........7 R AC adapter information .......40 Controls and Functions .....3, 4 Receiving a call ...................17 Audio boost .........................19 Register ..........................1 1,12 D Redial ............................18, 19 B Digital security code ............33 Ringer tone...................[...]

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    UNIDEN SSE15+1 CORDLESS PHONE Important: Evidence of original purchase is required for warranty service. W arrantor: Uniden Australia Pty Limited A.B.N. 58 001 865 498 Uniden New Zealand Limited W arranty is only valid in the original country of purchase. ELEMENT OF W ARRANTY : Uniden warrants to the original retail owner for the duration of this w[...]

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    [43] UNIDEN AUSTRALIA PTY LIMITED UNIDEN NEW ZEALAND LIMITED SERVICE DIVISION SERVICE DIVISION 345 Princes Highway , 150 Harris Road, Rockdale, East T amaki, NSW 2216, Auckland, AUSTRALIA NEW ZEALAND Fax: (02) 9599 3278 Fax: (09) 274 4253 www .uniden.com.au www .uniden.co.nz PROCEDURE FOR OBT AINING PERFORMANCE OR W ARRANTY : In the event that the [...]

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    THANK Y OU FOR BUYING A UNIDEN PR ODUCT . © 2007 Uniden Australia Pty Limited. Uniden New Zealand Ltd. Printed in China UPZZ01091ZA(0)[...]